Former WTAW News Anchor/Reporter And Family Return To Their Florida Keys Home Following Irma

Cleanup and damage assessment is underway in the Florida keys, two weeks after hurricane Irma. Former WTAW news anchor and reporter Gena Parsons, who lives three miles from where Irma…

GOP health bill offers provisions aimed at helping 2 states

WASHINGTON (AP) — Provisions shoehorned into the Republican health care bill dangle extra money for Alaska and Wisconsin, home states of one GOP senator whose vote party leaders desperately need…

50+ inches of rainfall, 130,000+ residences lost, and 500,000+ vehicles damaged or destroyed By Sens. John Cornyn & Ted Cruz Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — By now, we all…

Edgewood ISD elementary students get opportunity to Learn, Grow, Eat and Go!

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.eduContacts: Ruby Zavala, 210-631-0400, ruby.zavala@ag.tamu.eduAngie Gutierrez, 210-631-0400, aogutierrez@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANTONIO –  More than 200 students from Alonso S. Perales Elementary School in the Edgewood Independent School…

By Ken Blackwell Commendably, the Trump administration is set to initiate a new Iran policy, which will be announced in October. Such change is imperative. The flawed nuclear agreement in…

B/CS Home Sales and Median Price Rise, but Slower than Before

Texas home sales volume, home prices and listings activity experienced strong gains in the first half of the year, according to the midyear report released by the Texas Association of…

Bryan Police Department helps out in Bridge City

Five Bryan police officers helped repair the home of Bridge City police officer Brittany Hilton recently. Hilton’s home was extensively damaged by Hurricane Harvey. A separate group of officers from…

New Texas A&M Wildlife, Fisheries and Ecological Sciences Building grand opening celebrated at College Station

  Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Sept. 15 marked the grand opening of the new Wildlife, Fisheries and Ecological Sciences Building at 534 John Kimbrough Blvd. on…

New Texas A&M Wildlife, Fisheries and Ecological Sciences Building grand opening celebrated at College Station

  Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Sept. 15 marked the grand opening of the new Wildlife, Fisheries and Ecological Sciences Building at 534 John Kimbrough Blvd. on…

Neighborly love: Hay, animal supplies trucked in from all over to assist Texas Hurricane Harvey ag producers

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu NOME – The outpouring of support from neighboring states has been overwhelming, said Mike Doguet, owner of Doguet’s Diamond D Ranch Turf Farm in Nome,…

Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson More than a week after Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas, the devastation already appears to have surpassed the damage caused by both Hurricane Katrina and…

Texas World Speedway Holding Flood Damaged Vehicles From Harvey

For at least the next six months, Texas World Speedway will be the home of more than 30,000 parked cars damaged beyond repair by flooding from hurricane Harvey. Bill Mather…

Post-Harvey, Houston officials hope Congress is up for funding Ike Dike

HOUSTON — Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner on Tuesday gave his strongest endorsement to date for constructing a physical coastal barrier to protect the region from deadly storm surge during hurricanes. Though such a barrier system would not…

Partnership offers assistance to repair, replace septic systems in Attoyac Bayou watershed

Contact: Amy Truong, 979-458-3154, uyen.truong@ag.tamu.edu NACOGDOCHES – The Attoyac Bayou Watershed Partnership is offering a septic system repair and replacement program to residents in the Attoyac Bayou watershed to help…

AgriLife Extension supporting National Preparedness Month efforts in Texas

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Joyce Cavanagh, 979-845-3859, jacavanagh@ag.tamu.edu Dr. Andy Vestal, 979-862-3013, t-vestal@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION — The recent devastation of many parts of southeastern Texas by Hurricane…

Time will tell what Harvey did to Texas coastal landscapes

Writer: Kathleen Phillips, 979-845-2872, ka-phillips@tamu.edu Contact: Stephen Brueggerhoff, 979-845-0869, Stephen.Brueggerhoff@ag.tamu.edu ANGLETON — Unlike people and animals, plants can’t evacuate when threatening weather approaches, and long tenures in flood waters can…

Plans to Visit a Dozen Storm-Ravaged Counties Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – (HOUSTON) – Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick will continue visiting counties impacted by Hurricane Harvey and the subsequent flooding.…

NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer received a special welcome as they were flying home to Houston Sunday evening. President Donald Trump spoke by phone with Whitson and Fischer…

How to Help Harvey Relief Effort

Image provided by Texas A&M athetics. Texas A&M Athletics is partnering with Maroon Out and C.C. Creations in a t-shirt sale to aid relief efforts for people throughout the Gulf…

How to Help Harvey Relief Effort

Image provided by Texas A&M athetics. Texas A&M Athletics is partnering with Maroon Out and C.C. Creations in a t-shirt sale to aid relief efforts for people throughout the Gulf…