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A McLennan County Commissioner Hasn’t Been At A Meeting Since Last September

WACO, Texas (AP) – A county commissioner in east-central Texas has now missed 16 meetings in a row. The Waco Tribune-Herald reports that McLennan County Precinct 2 Commissioner Lester Gibson has attended 23 of the last 58 meetings and hasn’t made one this year. He last attended a commissioners meeting Sept. 19. There are no […]

Additional Bryan Police Officers Have Been At Some Bryan ISD Campuses This Week

Before, during, and after the mass shooting at a high school in Florida, there’s been an increased security presence at Bryan High School. That’s after the school district notified police last week of a threat that was supposed to be carried out on Thursday. The school district removed the students who made the threat last […]

Leon County Crime Stoppers Reports Tip Results In Suspect Capture In Under 24 Hours

It took less than 24 hours for a man wanted by Leon County authorities to be captured. That’s after Leon County Crime Stoppers posted a photo and offered up to $1,000 dollars cash for the whereabouts of Travis Willis, who is accused of sexual indecency with a child. Leon County Crime Stoppers posted on their […]

Arrests For Stealing Mail And Possessing A Weapon As A Felon

The 17th time a College Station man is in the Brazos County jail since 2001 is on charges of stealing mail from elderly people. According to the arrest report from Bryan police, 36 year old Daniel Brundidge had in his backpack a variety of mail that came from more than 50 different addresses. The arrest […]

Blinn College & Texas Workforce Commission Present Training Grants At Two B/CS Manufacturers

Blinn College and the Texas Workforce Commission made formal presentations on Thursday regarding training grants at two Bryan/College Station manufacturers. The first stop was at FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies. A grant of almost $290,000 dollars will provide custom training to 140 current and new employees. Upon completion, those FUJIFILM employees will receive an average wage of […]

Not A Lovely Valentine’s Day For Victims Of Local Vehicle Burglaries

Valentine’s Day was anything but lovely for the victims of 12 vehicle burglaries in College Station. According to College Station police, the vehicles were parked on sidestreets off Deacon between Welsh and Rio Grande…including Pueblo, Arroyo, Mescalero, and Cimmaron Courts. A stolen vehicle was also reported in that area. Bryan police received one report of […]

CSPD Looking for Three Suspects in Armed Robbery at Local Motel

College Station police is looking for three suspects accused of an armed robbery at Motel 6 on Texas Avenue just before 1 a.m. According to CSPD, the victim reported two black men entered his room with the help of a woman he met earlier in the week on social media. One of the men struck […]

Bryan City Council Approves Speeding Up Timetable For Downtown Quiet Zone While Keeping Two Railroad Crossings Open

Motorists in Bryan will be able to continue crossing railroad tracks on Groesbeck and East 15th. That was part of city council action on Tuesday that includes moving up the start of construction to establish a downtown quiet zone to the spring of next year. Public works director Jayson Barfknecht did not expect moving up […]

Bryan School Board Has First Discussion Of Its 2018-19 Budget

Next year’s Bryan school district budget could have a revenue decrease of between $1 and more than $4 million dollars. Assistant superintendent Amy Drozd told the school board at their last meeting that’s in part to getting less state money because the district won’t match the 12 percent increase in property values that happened in […]

Bryan Council Awards Managing The City’s New Municipal Golf Course To Its Previous Owner

The Bryan city council has been told to expect a financial turnaround of municipal golf operations of a half million dollars. That’s according to financial information presented to the city council as part of a staff recommendation to hire the former owner of the Briarcrest golf couse to manage what Wallace Phillips donated to the […]

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