Brazos County Health District Coronavirus Update, April 8

Update, April 8, 2020: An eighth Brazos County resident has died from coronavirus. And the health district reports 11 more positive cases. That brings the total number of positive cases to 108. The eighth death is a woman in her 80’s who was hospitalized. Three more patients have been released from the hospital. The number […]

Brazos County Proclamation For Sexual Assault Awareness And Prevention Month

April is sexual assault awareness and prevention month. The board chairman of the Brazos Valley Sexual Assault Resource Center (SARC), Brazos County sheriff’s chief deputy Jim Stewart, accepted a proclamation issued at Tuesday’s county commission meeting. Stewart says work at SARC continues during the pandemic, including victim counseling by video conference calls. Click HERE to […]

Brazos Valley Coronavirus Relief Fund Taking Phase Two Applications And Still Awarding Phase One Grants

The Brazos Valley coronavirus relief fund for small businesses and non-profit agencies has topped $370,000 dollars. United Way of the Brazos Valley president Alison Prince says phase two grant applications are being accepted through Thursday at noon. Prince says the review committee is still reviewing phase one applications and will be awarding grants this week. […]

Bryan Mayor Andrew Nelson on WTAW

Bryan Mayor Andrew Nelson visits with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia about health district updates, the continued progress on the superpark, BTU rate relief, social distancing orders, and more during his appearance on The Infomaniacs on Wednesday, April 8, 2020. Listen to “Bryan Mayor Andrew Nelson on The Infomaniacs” on Spreaker.

Congressman Bill Flores on WTAW

Congressman Bill Flores of Bryan (R-TX) visits with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia about relief funds, coronavirus statistics, how the economy can restart, the possibility of remote voting, surveillance testing, and more during his weekly Washington update on The Infomaniacs on Wednesday, April 8, 2020. Listen to “Congressman Bill Flores on The Infomaniacs” on Spreaker.

Bryan Police Make Two Coronavirus Related Arrests

A Bryan man is booked at the Brazos County jail for the 46th time after telling Bryan police he has coronavirus and he coughs in the direction of officers. This is after Bryan police responded to a disturbance Sunday night between a husband and wife at their home. According to the arrest report, officers believed […]

Changes to Meal Distribution from Bryan and College Station ISD

Changes are coming to meal distribution in Bryan ISD and College Station ISD to enhance social distancing practices. Starting Monday, April 13, both school districts will distribute meals on Monday and Thursday only. On Monday, families will receive three days of meals, and on Thursday, families will receive two days of meals. A reminder that […]

College Station ISD School Board Gives Emergency Authority To The Interim Superintendent

Parents of College Station school district students will be notified this week about how their children will be evaluated. That’s after the school board during a special meeting on Monday gave interim superintendent Mike Martindale emergency authority that includes grading policies. Click HERE to read and download the resolution that was approved by the CSISD […]

Brazos Valley Crisis Prayer Line

From Pastor Jonathan Brooks: On Monday, April 7, we have officially launched the Brazos Valley Crisis Prayer Line. The prayer line will be open Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Working in conjunction with the health department, we are offering folks across the community an outlet to connect with a volunteer who is […]

University Of Texas-Austin President Fenves Leaving For Emory University

From the University of Texas-Austin: President Gregory L. Fenves will step down this summer as the 29th president of The University of Texas at Austin. He will remain in the post through June 30 and continue to lead the university’s response to the spread of COVID-19 during that time. “I am proud and honored to […]

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