Water-Wise Tips for Turfgrass offered by AgriLife Extension

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Becky Grubbs, 979-845-0603, bgrubbs@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Lawn owners may be second-guessing their regular maintenance practices, especially in the hottest and driest months. Lawn…

Conroe Woman Arrested For Biting Off Part Of Another Woman’s Nose

HOUSTON (AP) _ A woman is accused of biting off and swallowing part of another woman’s nose after being asked to leave the victim’s home in Southeast Texas. Station KTRK-TV…

July 18 webinar to highlight post-trauma changes

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Andy Crocker, 806-677-5600, abcrocker@ag.tamu.edu Rachel Brauner, 979-845-1553, rbrauner@ag.tamu.edu AMARILLO – The Military Families Learning Network’s Military Caregiving program will host a free  professional development…

AgriLife Extension sets Backyard Basics Expo for Aug. 3 in san Antonio

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: David Rodriguez, 210-631-0400, dhrodriguez@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANTONIO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present its Backyard Basics Expo Aug. 3 in San Antonio.…

Austin Murder Suspect Arrested In College Station

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ A third person has been arrested on charges that he conspired to fatally shoot an Austin-area jeweler in the jeweler’s home earlier this year. Twenty-one-year-old Johnny…

College Station Police Announce A Murder Arrest

College Station police has announced a fourth arrest from a June 30th armed robbery inside a home on Sara Drive where one of four victims died after he was shot.…

Arrests On Charges Of Child Abandonment And Selling Marijuana

A father tells a College Station policeman leaving his seven and nine year old children alone in Home Depot on a Sunday afternoon “would be akin to detention in school”.…

New AgriLife Extension dairy specialist located in Amarillo

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Juan Piñeiro, 806-677-5600, juan.pineiro@ag.tamu.edu AMARILLO – Dr. Juan Piñeiro, veterinarian, joined the faculty at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in…

Repeat Offenders Return To Jail, A July 4th Arrest For DWI With Two Prior Convictions, & Former Store Employee Accused Of Stealing Cash

A Washington County man is in the Brazos County jail for the 23rd time in 22 years. 39 year old Buddy Perez of Burton was arrested by a sheriff’s deputy…

UPDATE: Drug Buy Behind Armed Robbery Charges In College Station Holdup That Killed A Local Man

July 6, 2018 update: Last Saturday’s armed robbery inside a College Station home that ended with the murder of one of the occupants involved a drug buy. That’s according to…

Flash flooding in Houston sparks memories of Harvey

Hurricane Harvey left Ty Boufford’s home with 8 inches of water when it struck the Houston area last August. For several days after, Boufford and his family were trapped in…

Other Cities Are Asking About Bryan’s Home Builder’s Incentive Program

The city of Bryan’s special projects director, Frank Clark, visited with Scott Delucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs about the homebuilder’s incentive program, which is getting inquiries from other cities and…

Every July 4th is for us remember our beginnings, that our nation, under god, was created for equality and justice.  That we arose with the words inscribed in our Declaration…

Earth-Kind gardening series to be offered in San Antonio

Seminars to be from August to October Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: David Rodriguez, 210-631-0400, dhrodriguez@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANTONIO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bexar County and Bexar…

Bryan Police Arrest Two For A Home Burglary And One For A Vehicle Burglary And Injuring The Victim

A Bryan man came home from vacation Sunday afternoon and called police to report his pickup was missing from his driveway and was replaced by a stranger’s car. While the…

Appears on Texas’ ‘Michael Berry Show,’ ‘Mark Davis Show’ and Fox News’ ‘Fox & Friends’ to discuss Justice Kennedy’s retirement from the Court, immigration, and President Trump’s summit with Putin,…

Healthy Texas Youth Ambassador summits to be held in July

Summits will be in Stephenville, San Angelo, Plainview, San Antonio Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Julie Gardner, 979-845-1484, Julie.gardner@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION –The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present…

Hot, dry summer has scorpions in South, Central Texas heading indoors

Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Molly Keck, 210-631-0400, mekeck@ag.tamu.edu Wizzie Brown, 512-854-9600, ebrown@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANTONIO – With rising Texas summer temperatures, humans aren’t the only life forms trying to find…

Annual East Texas Horticultural Field Day draws ornamental, vegetable gardeners

Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu   Contact: Dr. Brent Pemberton, 903-834-6191, brent.pemberton@ag.tamu.edu OVERTON – White pentas were among the highlights for Kathy Harris, one of the more than 300 attendees…

Drug Arrest In College Station’s Southside Neighborhood Follows Two Month Investigation

A home in College Station’s historic southside neighborhood was the site of a search warrant on Wednesday. Chief deputy Calder Lively of the Brazos County precinct three constable’s office says…