Bryan Superpark Consultants Update City Council On Public Feedback

Consultants hired to design the city of Bryan’s new superpark received a variety of responses from city council members Tuesday during an update on public feedback. Councilman Greg Owens joined…

Tejas Center In Bryan Adding Marshalls & American Freight Stores

The owner of the Tejas Center in Bryan (at Texas and Villa Maria) has announced two national retailers will be opening later this summer. Marshalls will be opening this September…

Wednesday Was The Bryan Cemetery’s 150th Birthday

The Bryan city cemetery’s celebrated its 150th anniversary Wednesday with a look back and a ribbon cutting that opens space for the future. Henry Mayo of the Brazos County historical…

The Leach Teaching Gardens at Texas A&M University debuts June 15

Pavilion, thematic gardens, Earth-Kind flower varieties showcased Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION — The Leach Teaching Gardens at Texas A&M University, a multi-million-dollar centerpiece on west campus…

UPDATE: One Motorcyclist Killed, Another Hospitalized Following Crash Near RELLIS Campus

Update from Bryan police of Sunday crash on Highway 47 near the RELLIS campus: Both vehicles, a Ford Escape SUV and Harley-Davidson motorcycle were traveling northbound in the 3800 block…

Twenty three graduate from Texas Agricultural Lifetime Leadership program

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Twenty-three agricultural industry leaders completed a two-year commitment as part of the Governor Dolph Briscoe Jr. Texas Agricultural Lifetime Leadership Cohort XV…

One Motorcyclist Killed, Another Critically Injured In Crash Near RELLIS Campus

From Bryan police: Sunday shortly after 5:30 p.m. Officers responded to the 3300 block of Highway 47 for a major accident involving an automobile and motorcycle. Two occupants were on…

Bryan School Board Budget Discussions About Special Education And Overall Staffing For 2018-19

This week’s Bryan school board workshop meeting included an update on planning the budget for the 2018-19 school year. There are plans to spend an additional $678,000 dollars towards teaching…

Seven Speakers Ask The Bryan City Council To Eliminate Most Exemptions To Smoking Ban

During the public comment portion of the May 15, 2018 Bryan city council meeting, seven people spoke in support of eliminating most exemptions to the city’s smoking ban in public…

Bryan School Board Approves A New Pre-Kindergarten Program With A Local Day Care Provider

The Bryan school district has received grant money from the state to start a new pre-kindergarten program with a local day care provider. Bryan ISD’s pre-kindergarten coordinator, Schronda Burns, says…

Bryan Man’s Second Arrest In Three Weeks Is For Assaulting His Ex-Wife

The second arrest of a Bryan man in three weeks is on charges of family violence assault with a prior conviction, resisting arrest, and evading arrest. 46 year old Douglas…

Why B/CS Freeway Ramps Have Been Closed This Week

If you’ve driven the freeway this week, you may have noticed additional on and off ramps have been closed. The reason, according to the TxDOT district office in Bryan, is…

Bryan ISD Looking For New Rudder High School Principal

The night after the Bryan school board filled two principal positions, another opening was created. Rudder High principal Bennie Mayes is leaving after three years to become Waller ISD’s next…

Bryan School Board President Talks About School Safety

Public school officials around the state continue to review last week’s safety recommendations proposed by Governor Abbott. Bryan school board president Mark McCall told WTAW News the district already does…

Bryan Woman Accused Of Setting Fire To Her Home

There was moderate fire damage to a west Bryan home and its furnishings early Tuesday morning. Three family members and an adult guest told fire and police investigators the fire…

Bryan Boys & Girls Club Emergency Closing On Wednesday

From the Boys & Girls Club of the Brazos Valley: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Brazos Valley regrets to inform the community the doors of our Bryan location will…

Bryan School Board Approves Filling Four Administrator Vacancies

Bryan school board members filled four existing administration vacancies during Monday’s workshop meeting. Two new elementary principals are coming from the district’s central office. The new principal at Johnson, JoLyn…

Convicted Felon Arrested For Carrying Concealed Weapon Inside The A&M Vet Hospital & A Driver With 20 Suspensions Is Arrested Again

Texas A&M police responded just after one o’clock Monday morning of a man inside the veterinary hospital with a concealed handgun. When the officer arrived, he found the man in…

Wide Range Of Sunday Night Rain Totals Around Bryan/College Station

Sunday night’s official rain total at Easterwood Airport was 1.56 inches. Thanks to WTAW listeners who texted their rainfall reports to 979-695-1620: Shy of three inches at Highway 30 near…

Bryan Man Sentenced To 42 Years This Week For Sexually Abusing A Preteen Multiple Times In 2007

A Bryan man’s second trip to prison will be for sexually abusing a child multiple times 11 years ago. According to the Brazos County district attorney’s office, 30 year old…