Online Survey For Designing Bryan’s New Sadie Thomas Park Pool

More is known about the process that will lead to a new pool at Bryan’s Sadie Thomas Park. City councilman Al Saenz reported at last week’s meeting the old pool, which was shut down seven years ago, will be demolished. Saenz says city staff has met with the contractor in charge of designing its replacement, […]

Bryan PD Investigating Saturday Night C-Store Robbery

A west Bryan convenience store was held up Saturday night. Police say no one was hurt and an undisclosed amount of money was taken from the Chevron at Harvey Mitchell Parkway and Leonard Road. A Hispanic male entered the convenience store, displayed a firearm and demanded money. The suspect is described as 20-25 years of […]

Blue Bell Announces Layoff

News release and video from Blue Bell’s website: Due to the extended timeline required to ensure the highest quality and safety of Blue Bell’s products when the company resumes production, and because supply and distribution will be limited for some time to come, Blue Bell Creameries CEO and President Paul Kruse today announced “the agonizing […]

Proposed Change In Grand Jury Selection Process Clears Texas House and Senate

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Texas is closer to revamping the grand jury system that was in place for hundreds of Houston police shootings that didn’t result in any officer indictments. The Republican-controlled House gave final approval Friday to ditching the “pick-a-pal” way the biggest counties in Texas choose grand juries. Federal courts stopped using a […]

BV Farmers Market Moving to the North Side of Downtown Bryan

Three weeks from Saturday, the Brazos Valley Farmers Market will be in a new location. Bryan city councilman Al Saenz forwarded the announcement from the Downtown Bryan Association announced at this week’s council meeting the move to 21st Street between Main and Bryan.   The relocation of the Farmers Market on June 6 is the […]

Suddenlink All Digital TV Coming to B/CS Along With Gigabit Internet

As part of Suddenlink bringing gigabit internet speed to Bryan/College Station, that infrastructure is also creating an all-digital TV lineup. Suddenlink spokesman Gene Ragan says the transition will be completed on June 9. Ragan says some customers will need to get an digital adaptor to receive the new channel lineup. He says one way to […]

Blue Bell Voluntary Agreement With Texas and Oklahoma Health Officials

Officials at Blue Bell and state agencies in Texas and Oklahoma have announced what needs to be done before ice cream is sold again, following the discovery of listeria bacteria. Blue Bell must notify the Texas Department of State Health Services at least two weeks before production resumes so the state can do a full […]

Road Closures – TxDOT Update

Courtesy of TxDOT: 9:20AM-FLOODING UPDATE FM 3090 in Grimes is closed at Coleman Bottom due to water over the roadway.  Please find alternate route.  9AM FLOODING UPDATE on 5/14/15 FM 2989 in Walker County is closed at Bedias Creek due to water over the roadway.  This is the only road closed due to flooding in […]

Southwest Airlines Plans More International Flights From Houston

HOUSTON (AP) — Southwest Airlines Co. is raising its dividend, buying back more stock and planning new international flights from Houston. Southwest, at its annual meeting Wednesday, detailed a new $1.5 billion share-buyback program. The Dallas-based carrier also announced an increase in the quarterly dividend to 7.5 cents per share from 6 cents per share. […]

CS Police Not Sending Text Alerts

News release from College Station police: The College Station Police Department recently learned that several residents received a text message alerting them about a potential threat and advising them to stay in their homes. The exact content and origin of the message is unknown, but the text indicated it was sent by CSPD. We have […]

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