Bryan City Council Approves An Economic Development Agreement With The New Owners Of The Former Bowie Elementary School

At the end of July, an announcement was made of new owners for Bryan’s former Bowie elementary school. The Bryan city council at this week’s meeting unanimously approved an economic development agreement for the property. 28 years after the last classes were held, the new property owners are in the process of what city staff […]

Suspicious Package Found Inside A College Station Business

A suspicious package was found inside a College Station business Wednesday during the noon hour. College Station police reported the department’s bomb squad disposed of the item and determined it was not an explosive device. The package was inside the Clockwork Games store, which is located behind The Tap at the Woodstone Center on Harvey […]

Texas A&M System Board Of Regents Gives Green Light To Purchase Another Aircraft

More national travel for the Texas A&M system and its universities and agencies is behind the board of regents recent decision to pursue the purchase of an aircraft that can fly a further distance. Vice chancellor for business services Phillip Ray says the system’s expanding footprint includes the Los Alamos nuclear lab in New Mexico, […]

Lane Closures Along Bryan Freeway Service Road To Extend Multi Use Path

Parents and Bryan school buses taking children to and from Sam Rayburn intermediate school and those going in and out of the Austin’s Colony shopping center and Premiere Cinema will be among those inconvenienced for the next eight months. The TxDOT district office in Bryan reports Wednesday is the first day of lane closures along […]

Local Arrests On DWI And Criminal Trespass Charges

A Bryan man is accused of drunk driving when his car struck the rear of a College Station ambulance. The ambulance was stopped at Texas and George Bush shortly before three in the morning last Saturday. The driver of the car, 27 year old Jacoby Woodard, is out of jail after posting bonds totaling $4,000 […]

College Station Firefighters Respond To Two More Cold Weather Calls

Two reports of structure fires to College Station firefighters during the midnight hour Tuesday turned out to be cold weather issues. The Sprint store at Texas and Holleman had a malfunctioning heater that was caught before a fire started. And a furnace being turned on for the first time generated smoke on a heating coil […]

Arts Council Of The Brazos Valley Announces A New Executive Director

From the Arts Council of the Brazos Valley: The Arts Council, representing the arts, culture and heritage of the Brazos Valley, announced today the selection of Sheree Boegner as its next Executive Director. Boegner’s appointment follows an expansive search and is effective November 18, 2019. “We are thrilled to bring Sheree Boegner on board as […]

Texas A&M System Board Of Regents Approve Three College Station Area Projects

Texas A&M system board of regents at their last meeting approved three projects in and near the flagship campus totaling more than $41 million dollars. What began as a plant sciences building at Texas A&M in 1962, is getting a $26 million dollar makeover. Regents approved the renovation of the Peterson Building…which will become the […]

Bryan School Board Updated On 2014 And 2019 Bond Projects

While the Bryan school board prepares ask voters to approve a bond issue next year of more than $100 million dollars, work is wrapping up on projects approved by voters in 2014. During the board’s October 21st meeting, construction manager Paul Buckner reported repairs were completed at two new Rudder high school new career and […]

Armed Robbery In A College Station Apartment Parking Lot

A white man wearing all black clothing is accused of an armed robbery Monday night in the parking lot of a College Station apartment complex. College Station police responded just before 11 p.m. to Campus Village apartments on Harvey Mitchell Parkway. The victim said the unknown person approached him, displayed a handgun, took undisclosed personal […]

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