Brazos County Commissioners Split Vote Allowing Some Constables To Use Texas Workforce Commission Information To Track Down People

This week’s Brazos County commission meeting included a two to one vote to allow precinct one constables based in College Station to access Texas Workforce Commission records to find a variety of people. That includes those who have arrest warrants. Commissioner Irma Cauley repeatedly objected to officers arresting people at their job, expecting they would […]

New West Bryan RV Park Is Coming Following Divided City Council & Planning And Zoning Commission Votes

The Bryan city council approves a voluntary annexation which also brings in a new RV park near the Brazos County Expo Complex on Leonard Road. The council’s five to two vote follows the planning and zoning commission endorsing the project by a five to four margin. The annexation was combined with a zoning change for […]

Trump Administration Reviewing Foreign Money Going To Texas A&M And Georgetown

Texas A&M received notification Thursday that the U.S. department of education is opening an investigation about gifts and contracts the university has received from foreign countries. An A&M spokesperson told WTAW News the university is reviewing the document and are fully cooperating with the inquiry. The Associated Press reports A&M and Georgetown are accused of […]

Governor Abbott Extends The Life Of The Texas State Board Of Plumbing Examiners

Governor Abbott issued an executive order Thursday to extend the life of the Texas state board of plumbing examiners. Abbott used the ongoing recovery from Hurricane Harvey two years ago and planning for future disasters as the basis of the order. The order calls for the plumbing board to remain in existence May 31, 2021. […]

More Charges Against A Former Texas A&M Employee Accused Of Secretly Recording Videos Of Partially Clothed Women

A former Texas A&M employee faces more charges of secretly recording video inside a women’s restroom at the transit building on Agronomy Road. UPD arrested 54 year old Peter Baty at his home Thursday on four additional counts of invasive video recording. The new charges accuse Baty of illegal recording on May 3. According to […]

City of Bryan Update on WTAW

City Secretary Mary Lynne Stratta visits with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia about recruiting community members for boards and committees, legislation that will affect the city, taxes, and more during her appearance on The Infomaniacs on Thursday, June 13, 2019. Listen to “Bryan City Secretary Mary Lynne Stratta on The Infomaniacs” on Spreaker. Share this article:

UPDATE: What Was Reported As An Attempted Abduction Of An 11 Year Old Girl Is A Misunderstanding

The College Station police department has announced last week’s report of a possible abduction of an 11 year old girl in the Edelweiss subdivision turned out to be a misunderstanding. According to a CSPD news release, a car matching the girl’s description was found. During what CSPD stated was an extensive interview, investigators were told […]

Bush Library & Museum Unveils Forever Stamp Of The 41st President

Family and friends were among those praising former president George H.W. Bush’s gift of writing letters at Wednesday’s unveiling of the 41st president’s Forever stamp. The program at the Bush library and museum was emceed by David Jones, the president and CEO of the George & Barbara Bush Foundation. Speakers, in order of appearance, were: […]

Seven Local Companies Again Exceeding Minimum Requirements For Economic Development Agreements

Seven local corporations that have tax abatement or other economic development agreements continue to exceed minimum requirements to keep those incentives. That’s what the Brazos County commission and the city councils in College Station and Bryan are hearing this week from the Brazos Valley economic development corporation (BVEDC). The EDC’s Charles Martinez reviewed data from […]

Man Hospitalized In Houston After Being Beaten In The Bryan Hooters Parking Lot

One customer at the Bryan Hooters telling another to stop flirting with the bartender is hospitalized in Houston after he was assaulted. Following a search that included a Bryan police K-9 officer, 32 year old John Tyler Cooper of Bryan was arrested on charges of aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury and evading arrest with […]

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