Recent Arrests Includes Mother Failing To Report Child Abuse & Attempting to Steal Cattle

Twin babies have been removed from their home following an investigation by Bryan police and Child and Protective Services. The mother, 24 year old Markisha Burton, was arrested for failing to report her daughter and son, who were born last July, were physically abused. According to the arrest report, both sustained skull fractures. The little […]

Bryan City Secretary Mary Lynne Stratta and Councilman Buppy Simank on The Infomaniacs

Bryan city secretary Mary Lynne Stratta and councilman Buppy Simank visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Thursday, February 4, 2016.

Patience Driving in University Drive Construction Zone

Motorists caught in even longer backups on University Drive between Texas and College are urged to plan for the extended delays while construction continues. The TxDOT district office in Bryan is in charge of the million dollar project where a new center median is being built on University between Texas and Tarrow. TxDOT spokesman Bob […]

CSPD Looking for Suspect in Armed Robbery

College Station police are looking for a suspect accused of an early morning armed robbery. Officers reported to the 400 block of Boyett Street behind Northgate around 2:30 a.m. Thursday where the victim says he was approached by a black male who displayed a gun and demanded his keys. The victim dropped his keys and […]

Bryan Council Discusses Proposed YMCA Center at Blinn College

If Blinn College and the Houston YMCA decide to build and operate a student recreation center, what is built and where it is located will be reviewed by the city of Bryan. The possible location at the northeast corner of Blinn’s campus near Villa Maria and Nash was discussed at the last city council meeting. […]

Bryan Man Originally Given Death Penalty Is Resentenced To Life In Prison

A Bryan man originally sentenced to die for a capital murder that took place in June 2007 will instead spend the rest of his life in prison. 28 year old Christian Olsen, who was convicted of the beating death of a neighbor, 68 year old Etta Jean Westbrook, was officially resentenced Tuesday in Brazos County […]

College Station Mayor Nancy Berry on WTAW

College Station mayor Nancy Berry discussed the new police facility, the need for more elderly housing, and more with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Wednesday, February 3. NancyBerry020316

Congressman Bill Flores on WTAW

U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-TX) of Bryan discussed Planned Parenthood, concerns about the economy, and more during his weekly Washington update on The Infomaniacs Wednesday, February 3.

Voting Underway For Next Year’s Bryan ISD Calendar

Bryan school district administrators have proposed two calendars for the 2016-17 school year. Parents, students, and community members can vote through Tuesday, February 9. (WTAW correction from original story). Option “A”, which has 177 instructional days and 10 staff development days, ends the first semester December 16, starts the second semester January 3, and ends […]

Texas A&M Police Investigating Student Death

From Texas A&M police: On February 2, 2016 at 1:55 p.m., the University Police Department received a 911 call regarding an unconscious person in Hart Hall. First responders arrived on scene and located an 18 year old female deceased in her residence hall room. An investigation is currently underway and there are no obvious signs […]

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