Texas A&M LB Josh Walker arrested on assault charge

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M football player Josh Walker has been arrested on charges of assault causing bodily injury to a family member and interfering with an emergency request for assistance. The Brazos County sheriff’s office said Saturday the 20-year-old junior linebacker from Gilmer in East Texas was booked into the jail Friday […]

Victims Tell WTAW News About An Attempted Northgate Apartment Breakin

Two College Station sisters say they had to yell loudly to keep an intruder from entering their apartment in the Northgate district early Friday morning. One of the victims sent WTAW News an e-mail explaining they wanted to be sure the community is aware of what happened about 5:20 a.m. at the North Rampart apartments […]

DPS Announces Seven Arrests Following A Multiagency Meth Investigation

The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced seven men were arrested for selling methamphetamine to undercover law enforcement officers. DPS says $150,000 dollars of crystal meth was purchased from a group of men from Madisonville since April of last year. After all seven were indicted by a federal grand jury in Waco, four federal […]

Lane Closures This Weekend On The Freeway To Continue Briarcrest Bridge Repairs

From the TxDOT district office in Bryan: Throughout this weekend, there will be a single lane closures on northbound SH 6. These single lane closures will also necessitate the closure of the entrance ramps from Harvey (SH 30) and University (FM 60) and the exit ramp to FM 158. Crews have been working nightly since […]

Trey Porras Named New Skipper for the Bombers

Bryan-College Station (August 19, 2016)-The Brazos Valley Bombers today announced 2011 TCL Batting Champion Trey Porras has been named the 4th manager in franchise history. Porras, a Needville, Texas native, had a club record 72 hits for the Bombers in the 2011 season where he led the Bombers to the TCL Championship series. This summer […]

Emergency Plan for Your Pets

This week’s rain and historic flooding in Louisiana is a reminder of the flooding some local residents experienced earlier this year. When preparing an emergency plan for you and your family, Aggieland Humane Society’s Leiha White said to remember your pets. “Always encouraging those microchips so that if you cannot get back to your home, […]

Jailed College Station Man Gets An Arrest Warrant For A Bryan Armed Robbery

A College Station man in jail since July 4th on drug and driving related charges is now accused of armed robbery. Bryan police issued an arrest warrant to 23 year old Trevor Allen as one of two men who held up the Hillcrest Grocery on June 13th. Allen and the other suspect are accused of […]

Texas A&M Police Giving Presentations on Campus Carry

Texas A&M University police are giving presentations to faculty, staff and students to help them better understand the new campus carry law, which went into effect on August 1st. Chris Meyer, Assistant Vice President for Safety and Security, said the presentations cover what is legal and illegal about breaking concealment, how to interpret new signage, […]

College Station Councilwoman Blanche Brick on WTAW

College Station City Councilwoman Blanche Brick discussed the city’s new ban on handheld wireless devices while driving, issues with Texas A&M football game day housing rentals and parking, the budget, and more on her appearance on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs on Friday, August 19. Click below to hear Blanche Brick visiting with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia. BlancheBrick081916

Drug Deal Turns Into Armed Robbery

Thursday, August 18, just before 8 p.m., College Station police responded to the 1800 block of Brothers Blvd. off Longmire for a robbery. According to the report, the victim said someone showed a gun and demanded property. During the investigation, officers learned the suspects and victims met during a drug transaction. The suspects, 23 year-old […]

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