Forsythe Chapter celebrates 40th anniversary during open house reunion March 3

Members of SAIFD worked as competition assistants at the 2nd Annual Jim Johnson Design Cup in Houston in 2018 (photo courtesy of SAIFD.) Writer: Laura Muntean, 979-847-9211, laura.muntean@ag.tamu.eduContact: Bill McKinley,…

Texas Catholic Bishops Release Names Of Priests Accused Of Sexually Abusing Minors

All Catholic bishops in Texas on Thursday simultaneously released the names of priests who have been “credibly accused” of sexual abuse. The level of detail regarding the allegations and the…

Brazos Valley Food Bank and “Super Agencies” Answer Call for Help

The partial government shutdown is affecting furloughed federal employees in the Brazos Valley. Employees are continuing to work without getting paid, and for some, money is tight. The Brazos Valley…

State Representatives Raney & Kacal Learn Their Committee Assignments

New Texas House speaker Dennis Bonnen has announced committee assignments. Representative John Raney of Bryan was named to the transportation committee and the committee on international relations and economic development.…

Arts Council Of The Brazos Valley Is Again Looking For A New CEO

The Arts Council of the Brazos Valley is looking again for a new chief executive. According to a news release from the arts council’s lawyer, Sylvia McMullen was fired Wednesday…

BVSO Welcomes Leslie Odom, Jr. for Season Finale

Nika Hamilton, Brazos Valley Symphony Orchestra’s Director of Communications and Marketing, visits with WTAW’s Chelsea Reber about this season’s finale with Leslie Odom, Jr. Tickets are now available for purchase.…

Sunday Is Amber Alert Awareness Day

Sunday is the national observance of the Amber Alert. January 13th marks 23 years since Amber Hagerman was abducted and murdered in Arlington. The Amber Alert Network Brazos Valley (AANBV),…

Senator Cornyn Announces Federal Grants To A&M Transportation Services And Brazos Transit District

32 new transit buses are coming to the Brazos Valley. U.S. senator John Cornyn has announced the federal transportation department has awarded $14 million dollars in grants for buses serving…

Brazos Valley Food Bank Receives Large Donation from HEB

The Brazos Valley Food Bank was notified earlier this week about a large donation arriving from H-E-B on Wednesday morning. Theresa Mangapora, Executive Director, says the 20 palettes of turkey…

Bryan City Council Hears Concerns And Questions About The New Superpark

Conditional support of Bryan’s new superpark was expressed during the public comment portion of the last city council meeting. There were two representatives of the Brazos Valley Lodging Association. Vice…

Brazos Valley Veterans Memorial Dedicates World War I Memorial

Veterans Day 2018, the centennial of the end of World War I, marked the dedication of the WWI memorial at the Brazos Valley Veterans Memorial (BVVM). The recording begins with…

Arts Council Of The Brazos Valley New Home Opens To The Public

The new home of the Arts Council of the Brazos Valley is now open to the public. The agency’s new CEO, Sylvia McMullen, says the one time fire station and…

Construction Kickoff Held For Fun For All Playground

Construction is officially underway on the first phase of the Fun For All playground at College Station’s Central Park. The program included announcements of major contributions for the second and…

United Way Of The Brazos Valley And City Of Bryan Preview Annual Hamburger Fundraiser

United Way of the Brazos Valley president Alison Prince and Alsie Bond with the city of Bryan visit with WTAW’s Chelsea Reber about Friday’s annual UWBV hamburger fry and dessert…

Arts Council Of The Brazos Valley Announces New CEO

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 Sylvia McMullen as its…

Scotty’s House Child Advocacy Center Introduces Sawyer

Scotty’s House child advocacy center, which serves abused children throughout the Brazos Valley, now has a facilities dog. Director Cary Baker, who is the fulltime handler for Sawyer, says he…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Today Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush announced the Texas General Land Office (GLO) has approved all nine methods of distribution (MODs) proposed by…

Preview Of The Seventh Brazos Valley Fair And A Call For Volunteers

A big portion of next week’s seventh Brazos Valley Fair is the contribution of 350 volunteers. Senior manager Fiona Meyer says opportunities are still available. Volunteers can also sell and…

Brazos Valley EDC and Texas A&M’s Private Enterprise Research Center Debut A Monthly Local Economic Report

The Brazos Valley Economic Development Corporation (BVEDC) and Texas A&M’s Private Enterprise Research Center (PERC) have debuted a monthly local economic report. BVEDC president/CEO Matt Prochaska says the nine month…

Arts Council Of The Brazos Valley Settling In To Their New Home

The Arts Council of the Brazos Valley (ACBV) set aside September 27 through October 7 for moving to its new home along the freeway’s southbound service road between Barron and…