Guadalupe County Master Gardener class open for registration

Instruction will be Tuesdays, Aug. 8-Dec. 5 Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Kay McElveen, 479-790-2933, hkaymcelveen@gmail.com SEGUIN – Guadalupe County residents interested in learning more about gardening and sharing…

College Station Mayor Karl Mooney On The Infomaniacs

College Station mayor Karl Mooney visited with WTAW’s Scott Delucia about the start of the legislature’s special session and topics from the last city council meeting on The Infomaniacs the…

College Station Council Rejects Low Bid Due To 2005 Court Case

The College Station city council avoids doing business with a contractor who conspired with a former city employee to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars by overcharging the city 15…

New Traffic Advisories

From the city of Bryan: Beginning Monday, July 17, 2017, drivers will experience daily lane closures at the Boonville Road (FM 158) and University Drive intersection to accommodate utility work…

Fight over copper mining in northern Minnesota heats up

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The fight over whether to allow copper-nickel mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area of northeastern Minnesota is shifting to the capital city as the U.S. Forest…

Recapping Seven More Recent Local Arrests

Two people remain in jail after they were arrested earlier this week on charges of shoplifting more than six thousand dollars of televisions and other merchandise at two local Wal-Marts.…

UPDATE: Interview With Bryan Lawyer Chosen To Lead The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission

Photo of retired general Bentley Nettles from the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission. A friend made who suggested looking into the opening, started the path that led to Bryan lawyer Bentley…

Bryan Police & Fire Present Citizen Lifesaving Awards

This week’s Bryan city council meeting opened with the presentation of three citizen awards by the police and fire departments. Officer Kelley McKethan said on the morning of May 14th,…

BTU Preparing For Possible State Hearing On Electric Transmission Rates

The Bryan city council heard this week that its electric utility is preparing for a possible hearing before a state agency that if it happens, might result in the city’s…

Bryan Lawyer Chosen To Lead The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission

The Bryan city council ended Tuesday night’s meeting by applauding the choice of the next executive director of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC). The applause followed city manager Kean…

Private firms confirm oil find in Mexico shallow-water well

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A consortium of Mexican and foreign private companies says a well drilled in shallow water has found between 1.4 and 2 billion barrels of crude oil…

Bryan Council Approves Charter Review Committee Report

Screen shot from bryantx.gov of charter advisory committee members (L-R) Sonny Lyles and Tim Bryan. Bryan voters will decide on at least 13 proposed changes to the city charter this…

New Bryan ISD Superintendent Creating Chief Of Staff Position

The Bryan school district could be adding another new administrator. On Bryan ISD’s employment page is information about a chief of staff who will report to new superintendent Christie Whitbeck.…

“Well Educated” training for well owners set for July 27 in Wimberley

Contact: Drew Gholson, 979-845-1461, dgholson@tamu.edu WIMBERLEY– Anyone interested in private water well management is invited to a Texas Well Owner Network “Well Educated” training July 27 in Wimberley. The training,…

NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, who is making final preparations for his launch to the International Space Station later this month, will be available for live satellite interviews from 9 to…

Experience B/CS Board Will Work On Changing Bylaws To Continue Receiving City Hotel Tax Funds

The local travel and tourism development agency known as Experience B/CS may still get future hotel occupancy tax (HOT) funds from the cities of Bryan and College Station. That’s if…

Premier ram sale will wrap up AgriLife’s Texas Sheep and Goat Expo Aug. 18-19 in San Angelo

  New event will offer top performance-tested registered Rambouillet, Katahdin rams Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Reid Redden, 325-653-4576, Reid.Redden@ag.tamu.edu    SAN ANGELO – The Texas Sheep and…

Thousands protest in German city of Hamburg before G20

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Thousands of people are taking part in the first major protest in the northern German city of Hamburg before the Group of 20 meeting next weekend. …

Bryan Council Updates Cemetery Regulations As Expansion Project Nears Completion

As an expansion of the Bryan city cemetery nears completion, the Bryan city council this week gave final approval to updated regulations. Deputy city manager Hugh Walker says the revised…

Lance Jackson Leaving After 30 Years At Lincoln Recreation Center

Friday was the last day for Lance Jackson after 30 years at College Station’s Lincoln Recreation Center, the last 23 as supervisor. His departure comes the month after the former…