Bryan Council Takes Next Step Towards Health and Wellness District

The Bryan city council has taken the next step towards creating a Health and Wellness Area. The council at this week’s meeting unanimously passed a resolution for the future development of St. Joseph Regional Health Center, Blinn College, businesses, and residences around 29th and Villa Maria. During the council workshop, Mike Southerland, whose district includes […]

State Senator Charles Schwertner on WTAW

District 5 state senator Charles Schwertner visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Thursday, April 16 2015.

District Court Criminal Case Plea Agreements

A former employee at the Brazos County jail has admitted to smuggling drugs, tobacco, and money for an inmate. 21 year old Cody Jones, who moved to Somerville since his arrest a year ago, was given eight years probation from a five year prison sentence. He was ordered to perform 200 hours community service and […]

CSPD Arrest Homeless Women After Filing False Aggravated Robbery Report

An armed robbery report College Station police received from two homeless women last month turned out to be a lie. That led to both being arrested for filing a false police report. According to the arrest report, 39 year old Denise Lopez and 53 year old Dora Gilmore admitted to being angry at a woman […]

CS Council Annexes More Land Near Wellborn

The College Station city council has annexed more land near the Wellborn community. The unanimous vote involved 233 acres bordered by Wellborn Road, Greens Prairie Trail, and Royder Road. The only speaker before the vote was an opposing property owner, Carl Hattaway. He said his wife couldn’t come because the annexation made her sick.   […]

Cameron Officer on Probation After Seen in Chilifest Video

SNOOK, Texas (AP) _ A Central Texas police officer is on a 90-day probation after he appears in a video in which an underage drinker is allowed to walk away from a citation apparently because she beat another officer in a game. Cameron Police Chief Randy Dixon notes officer Chris Ashwood wasn’t the one who […]

Lady Antebellum Tour Bus Catches Fire in Dallas

The tour bus for Lady Antebellum co-lead singer Hillary Scott caught fire in Dallas Thursday morning. Below are screen shots from Hillary Scott’s Twittere and Instagram accounts. From Hillary’s Instgram post: “Hey guys, we had a crazy morning on the way to Dallas today. Our bus tire caught on fire and we had to evacuate […]

Congressman Bill Flores on WTAW

U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-TX) of Bryan discussed information gathered from last week’s townhalls, national security, a bill he sponsored to repeal the estate tax, and more during his weekly Washington update on The Infomaniacs Thursday, April 16. Click below to listen to Congressman Bill Flores’ discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.

Debate Before Split Bryan Council Approves Texas Reds Contract

The Bryan city council has approved a contract with the Downtown Bryan Association (DBA) to manage the Texas Reds Festival. Debate lasted more than 40 minutes before the 4-2 vote. Supporting the $110,000 contract were Mayor Jason Bienski and councilmen Art Hughes, Chuck Konderla, and Al Saenz. Voting no were Mike Southerland and Rafael Pena. […]

Texas Lawmakers Deal With Several K-12 Bills

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ A top House Republican delayed a hearing on controversial legislation Wednesday that would limit transgender students’ use of school bathrooms and locker rooms, saying the author needed to its soften language. The bill’s author, Pasadena Republican Rep. Gilbert Pena, said the legislation would be “toned down” _ but didn’t offer many […]

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