Don’t forget to include pets in family emergency, disaster planning

COLLEGE STATION — June is National Pet Preparedness Month, and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts have some advice on how to keep pets and other animals safe during a…

Suddenlink Reports 12,000 B/CS Customers Lost Service From Sunday Storms

WTAW News received an update Monday evening from a Suddenlink representative on the company’s Twitter account indicating service has been restored, and a phone number to call for customers who…

Animal emergency summit to be held July 30 in College Station

COLLEGE STATION – The Texas Animal Emergency Management Summit will be held  July 30 in Rooms 107A and 107B of the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences,…

No Opposition To Raising Water Rates And Conduct Water Rate Study In College Station

College Station households may be paying another four dollars a month for water, when the city’s new fiscal year begins in October. A rate increase, combined with a rate study,…

College Station City Council Awards Construction Contract For New Northgate Park

Construction is expected to start next month on College Station’s first park in the Northgate district. That’s after the city council approved a $418,000 dollar construction contract at its last…

Bryan Police Arrest A College Station Woman For Using A Shovel As A Dangerous Weapon

A College Station woman is accused of using a shovel to pound her estranged husband’s car, her mother-in-law’s car, then threatening to hit her mother in law. According to the…

Pew Latin American Fellows Program awardee to work with Texas A&M AgriLife Research

COLLEGE STATION – Dr. Fausto Andrés Ortiz-Morea, a researcher from Universidad de la Amazonia in Colombia, has received funding from the Pew Latin American Fellows Program in the Biomedical Sciences…

Youth track to be featured as part of Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course Aug. 5-7 at Texas A&M University in College Station will include a youth track…

Brazos County Commissioners Split Vote Allowing Some Constables To Use Texas Workforce Commission Information To Track Down People

This week’s Brazos County commission meeting included a two to one vote to allow precinct one constables based in College Station to access Texas Workforce Commission records to find a…

Texas A&M corn breeder looking to build a better bourbon

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Beth Luedeker, 979-458-4044, baluedeker@tamu.edu Contacts: Dr. Seth Murray, 979-845-3041, sethmurray@tamu.edu Rob Arnold, rob@frdistiliing.com Texas A&M’s corn breeding program is researching the affect corn varieties and…

Sports field, park, turf management program set for July 16 in Floresville

A sports field, park and turf management program will be held July 16 in Floresville. (Texas A&M AgriLife Research photo by Kay Ledbetter) FLORESVILLE – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension…

UPDATE: What Was Reported As An Attempted Abduction Of An 11 Year Old Girl Is A Misunderstanding

The College Station police department has announced last week’s report of a possible abduction of an 11 year old girl in the Edelweiss subdivision turned out to be a misunderstanding.…

Wild Pig Management Workshop set June 27 in Dawson

Event to include Richland-Chambers watershed stakeholder meeting Wild pig management will be the main topic of the workshop scheduled for June 27 in Dawson.  (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo)…

Seven Local Companies Again Exceeding Minimum Requirements For Economic Development Agreements

Seven local corporations that have tax abatement or other economic development agreements continue to exceed minimum requirements to keep those incentives. That’s what the Brazos County commission and the city…

People fluent in Sign Language are considered bilingual! By State Rep. Todd Hunter AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) — Millions of Americans are hard-of-hearing, deaf, or mute. For them and others,…

Landowners get lowdown on ag law at AgriLife Extension program

200-plus attend new ‘Owning Your Piece of Texas’ program in San Antonio Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, 806-677-5668, tdowell@tamu.edu Dr. Blake Bennett, 972-231-5362, blake.bennett@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANTONIO…

Democrats Need to Understand: If they think they can pursue impeachment, voters’ll ask why they’re doing it By Peter J. Ferrara President Donald Trump bears no responsibility to prove he…

Brazos County Commissioners Have No Opposition To Change Street Names In South College Station

Property owners and other stakeholders along several south College Station and Brazos County streets will be getting notified soon of proposed name and address changes. That’s after county commissioners expressed…

Memorial services set for Dr. Dudley Smith

COLLEGE STATION – Dr. Dudley Smith, a professor emeritus and former administrator in Texas A&M AgriLife Research, then known as the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, died June 8. Dr. Dudley…

Texas A&M AgriLife facilitates accreditation of University of Nairobi Mycotoxin Laboratory

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Tim Herrman, 979-845-1121,tjh@otsc.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M AgriLife Research and the Office of the Texas State Chemist’s role in building a…