DPS Standoff In Benchley Ends With An Arrest

Update: A man involved in a more than ten hour standoff with law enforcement at his home in Benchley ended Friday night with an arrest on two charges. DPS reports 37 year old Loyle Long was taken into custody Friday at 11:50 p.m. The incident began Friday shortly after 1 p.m. when a trooper attempted […]

Bryan School Board’s First Meetings In New Location Are Monday

The Bryan school board’s first two meetings at their new location are Monday. The board will be meeting twice in the former Stephen F. Austin school at 32nd and Ennis. Monday at 5 p.m. is the presentation and public hearing of the fiscal year 2019 budget and property tax rate. The property tax rate is […]

Howdy Week Starts Sunday

Melissa Maraj, Marketing and Communications Manager for Transportation Services at Texas A&M, visits with WTAW’s Chelsea Reber about Howdy Week and increased traffic control. Listen to “Melissa Maraj, Marketing and Communications Manager for Transportation Services at Texas A&M, discusses Howdy Week” on Spreaker. News release from Texas A&M: COLLEGE STATION, Aug. 14, 2018 – In […]

Brazos County Crime Stoppers Sponsors Smartphone App

Brazos County Crimestoppers has provided funding for a smartphone app that allows anyone to anonymously submit tips to the Bryan and College Station school districts and local law enforcement. Sheriff Chris Kirk says the “P3 campus” app is not only for reporting real time or suspected criminal activity. Examples includes reporting eating disorders, mental health […]

Woman Convicted Three Times In July For Public Intoxication Returns To Jail

A Bryan woman who was convicted three times last month for public intoxication is back in jail. 39 year old Misty Daniel was arrested after Bryan police received a report from someone who saw her Thursday around 11 p.m. urinating on a telephone pole and walking into traffic in the area of Texas and William […]

Texas A&M System Board Of Regents Chairman Comments After Three Were Arrested For Disrupting Their Meeting

Texas A&M police arrested three men who interrupted Thursday’s regents meeting on charges of hindering proceedings by disorderly conduct. The live webstream of the meeting went to black with no audio for about one minute while the men were removed from the A&M Memorial Student Center’s Bethancourt Ballroom. When the webstream resumed, Regents chairman Charles […]

Texas A&M System Board Of Regents Approve Executive Session Items, Next Capital Plan And Projects On Flagship Campus

The Texas A&M system board of regents met Thursday in College Station. Personnel items approved after discussion in executive session included taking legal action against a former Aggie football coach. Jeff Banks was the interim head coach after Kevin Sumlin was fired. Banks, who coached the Aggies in last year’s Belk Bowl, is now the […]

Third Charge Against Man Involved In Rockies Grill And Saloon Standoff

College Station police announced Thursday evening a third felony charge against the man involved in a 16 hour standoff at Rockies Grill and Saloon. According to online jail records, 38 year old Michael Blake Jones is being held without bond on a charge of aggravated assault of a public servant. Quoting a CSPD news release […]

Brazos Valley Fair & Rodeo Announces Headline Entertainers

The seventh annual Brazos Valley Fair and Rodeo has announced its headliner entertainers for this year’s event. The Emotions will be performing on Friday, October 19. Diamond Rio will be performing on Saturday, October 20. Los Rieleros Del Norte will be performing Sunday, October 21. Additional entertainment at the 2018 fair and rodeo includes the […]

Bryan City Council Decides To Not Create A Texas Avenue School Zone Speed Limit

Motorists on Texas Avenue in Bryan won’t be slowing down in front of Harmony Science Academy. That was part of staff recommendations the city council approved at Tuesday’s meeting. The list, presented by public works director Jayson Barfknecht, establishes school zones on side streets north and south of the privately owned school. Harmony administrators will […]

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