College Station City Council Approves Request To Add Residential Zoning Restrictions South Of The Texas A&M Campus

All or parts of four College Station subdivisions south of the Texas A&M campus are now part of one neighborhood that includes three zoning restrictions. That’s after the city council…

Permian Basin Cotton Conference set Feb. 28 in Stanton

Writer: Susan Himes, 325-657-7315, Susan.Himes@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Tommy Yeater, 432-264-2236, Tommy.Yeater@ag.tamu.edu STANTON — The Permian Basin Cotton Conference will be held Feb. 28 at the Martin County Community Center, 301 St.…

Six Ranchers Leasing Workshops scheduled across Texas

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, 806-677-5600, tdowell@tamu.edu AMARILLO – The 2019 schedule for Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s popular Ranchers Leasing Workshop programs has been released,…

Bond Revoked For One Of Three Men Awaiting Trial In Brazos County District Court On Aggravated Kidnapping And Armed Robbery Charges

One of three men awaiting trial on charges of aggravated kidnapping and aggravated robbery that started in College Station last March is back in jail. That’s after the Brazos County…

Arrests For Using A Stolen Car To Steal From The CS Target & A Bicyclist Carrying A Stolen Handgun

A College Station man is in the Brazos County jail on charges he stole a SUV in Bryan to take $471 dollars of items from the College Station Target store.…

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Texas Crop and Weather Report – Feb. 12, 2019

Wet conditions, low supplies could mean good year for corn growers Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Mark Welch, 979-845-8011, jmwelch@tamu.edu Dr. Ronnie Schnell, 979-245-2935, ronschnell@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION –…

College Station Firefighters Respond A Restaurant And A Vehicle Fire

One of two calls for College Station firefighters on Tuesday was a vehicle fire on the freeway, southbound between Rock Prairie and Barron. CSFD reports no one was injured. Traffic…

College Station Firefighters Respond To Restaurant And Vehicle Fires

One of two calls for College Station firefighters on Tuesday was a vehicle fire on the freeway, southbound between Rock Prairie and Barron. CSFD reports no one was injured. Traffic…

Texas A&M-led study explores the role of estrogen in controlling Type 2 diabetes

COLLEGE STATION – The results of a recent Texas A&M University-led study provide insights into the mechanism by which estrogen can decrease insulin resistance and the production of glucose, reducing…

Continued strong grain demand expected for 2019

(Left) Dr. Parr Rosson, interim director of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Bill Foshea, outgoing chair of the Blackland Income Growth Conference, Dr. Bob Whitson, AgriLife Extension interim director…

East Texas Fruit and Vegetable Conference set March 1 in Lufkin

Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Cary Sims, 936-634-6414, cw-sims@tamu.edu Dr. Joe Masabni, 903-834-6191, jmasabni@tamu.edu LUFKIN – The annual East Texas Fruit and Vegetable Conference will be held March 1…

Quail Appreciation Day set for March 21 at Long Acres Ranch

RICHMOND — Landowners with an interest in quail management, hunters, wildlife enthusiasts and others will enjoy learning about one of Texas’ most iconic avian species during the Quail Appreciation Day…

Haley Kennedy joins District 7 as IPM agent

Writer: Susan Himes, 325-657-7315, Susan.Himes@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANGELO — Haley Kennedy joined District 7 as a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agent on Feb. 1. She is the integrated pest management…

Texas Well Owner Network training set for Feb. 22 in Marlin

Contact: Dr. Drew Gholson, 979-845-1461, dgholson@tamu.edu MARLIN — A Texas Well Owner Network, or TWON, training has been scheduled for 1-5 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension…

Life Prison Sentence For Firing Three Shots At A DPS Trooper

A Brazos County district court jury takes 45 minutes to convict a Caldwell man of firing a gun at a DPS trooper in College Station almost two years ago. Then…

College Station Police Arrests Theft Suspect Following A Late Night Pursuit

The College Station police department’s continuing efforts to look for vehicle burglars results in another arrest. According to the arrest report, an officer on foot patrol reported at three in…

Hill Country land stewardship conference set April 25-26 in Kerrville

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Larry Redmon, 979-845-4826, l-redmon@tamu.edu KERRVILLE – The Hill Country has its own special needs when it comes to managing livestock and wildlife and…

Boll weevil eradication pioneer Dr. Charles Allen retires from Texas A&M AgriLife

Dr. Charles Allen receiving his Superior Service Award in the Distinguished Career category in January. Writer: Susan Himes, 325-657-7315, Susan.Himes@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANGELO — Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service entomologist Dr.…

College Station Police Announce Six Arrests From Three Drug Searches In Six Days

Six people were arrested by College Station police on various drug charges following the searches of two homes and a motel room during a six day period. CSPD reported seizing…