Texas A&M Summer Horsemanship Schools enter 46th year

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu  Contact: Chelsie Huseman, 979-845-5264, chelsie.huseman@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – More than 100 former Texas A&M University Summer Horsemanship School instructors gathered as part of a…

Pedestrian Struck And Killed At University And Texas

From College Station police: On May 21, 2018, at approximately 2122 hours, officers with the College Station Police Department were dispatched to the intersection of Texas Avenue and University Drive…

College Station ISD Bus Involved In A Monday Afternoon Collision

Update from College Station police: On May 21, 2018, at approximately 1636 hours, officers with the College Station Police Department were dispatched to the intersection of Harvey Mitchell Parkway and…

Texas Sheep and Goat Expo youth component gearing up with hands-on learning

  Instructors: Skillathon competitors, young producers to benefit Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contact: Marty Vahlenkamp, 325-365-2219, marty.vahlenkamp@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANGELO – Hands-on instruction will be the capstone for this year’s…

Toth backed by gay libertarian billionaire pushing Same-Sex Marriage & Marijuana Legalization Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Donna Davidson is a strong conservative who has the integrity, character, and…

Elysian Fields ISD students receive Junior Master Gardener certificates

Students close out program year with Texas A&M, horticulture department tour Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Randy Seagraves, 979-845-3107, seagraves@tamu.edu Lisa Whittlesey, 979-845-8096, l-whittlesey@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – A…

AgriLife Extension offers two June water programs for professionals, homeowners

  Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contact: Allison Watkins, 325-659-6522, aewatkins@ag.tamu.edu   SAN ANGELO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Tom Green County has two water programs planned…

DAR recognizes students

The Come and Take It Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution recognized four student award recipients at their chapter meeting held April 14 at Covenant Presbyterian…

Brittni Littlejohn receives 2018 Sorensen Achievement Award

Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Ron Randel, 903-834-6191, ron.randel@ag.tamu.edu OVERTON – Brittni Littlejohn, a Texas A&M University department of animal science graduate research assistant at the Texas A&M…

Cleere, Bracher, Winters inducted into Texas A&M agricultural economics honor registry

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu    COLLEGE STATION – Kirk Cleere (’81), Paul Bracher (’78) and David Winters (’64) have been inducted into the Tyrus R. Timm Honor Registry…

Two Drivers With Multiple Convictions Out Of Jail Following Their Latest Arrests

Nine days shy of her 18th birthday, a College Station woman spent the night in the Brazos County jail after she was caught making an illegal left turn in the…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas economy added 39,600 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in April, which marked 22 consecutive months of employment growth. Over the year, Texas added…

AgriLife Research, Forage Genetics International sign multi-year agreement

Focus will be on forage sorghum improvements Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Bill Rooney, 979-845-2151, wlr@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – A greater interest in forage sorghums from the beef…

Bipartisan Budget Act changes to cotton program require producer action

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Joe Outlaw, 979-845-5913, joutlaw@tamu.edu AMARILLO – Decisions must be made for the 2018 cotton crop being planted now, according to a Texas A&M…

College Station Council Considering Regulating Yellow Rental Bicycles And Other “Dockless” Vehicles

The College Station city council this week decided to consider regulations for what are technically “dockless vehicles”. Among other things, this would cover the yellow rental bicycles that are based…

“Stranger Danger” Report On A CSISD Campus Was An Honest Mistake That Results In A Training Exercise

College Station school district students and staff were commended this week for a “stranger danger” report that turned out to be a honest mistake. Tuesday after school in the pickup…

Vegetable Spring Field Day in Uvalde draws producers

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Daniel Leskovar, 830-278-9151, Daniel.Leskovar@ag.tamu.edu UVALDE – More than 80 agricultural producers and those in agriculture-related businesses attended the recent Vegetable Spring Field Day…

AgriLife scientists uncover a new face of a famous protein, SWI2/SNF2 ATPase

Research can aid human cancer treatment, plant and animal agriculture Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Xiuren Zhang, 979-458-0596, xiuren.zhang@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – A team of Texas A&M…

31st Annual Bryan/College Station Law Enforcement Memorial Service

The 31st Bryan/College Station law enforcement memorial service was held Wednesday at the Veterans Park pavilion. The program included remarks by Texas A&M University police chief Mike Ragan, ceremonial gunfire,…

CSISD School Board Meeting Recap

Business at Tuesday’s College Station school board meeting included approving purchases at College Station and Consolidated high schools. Two construction items at the maroon campus are $212,000 dollars in bond…