HEB Manager Rich White on WTAW

HEB Manager Rich White visits with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia about what is to come at the new Jones Crossing location during his visit on The Infomaniacs on Tuesday, July 17,…

College Station Council Approves Off Campus Regulations Of Rental Bicycles

As Texas A&M’s provider of rental bicycles increases its supply from 850 to more than 3,000, the College Station city council has approved new regulations when they are off-campus. Aubrey…

Corpus Christi water tests clean after years of problems

The shelves in the bottled water section of a Walmart in Corpus Christi were nearly empty on the morning of Dec. 15, 2016. Nearly two years after the city’s water…

Russian court rules in favor of oligarch in disclosure case

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court has ruled in favor of a billionaire linked to President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort in an unauthorized disclosure of information case. …

AgriLife Extension names veteran agent to Taylor County post

Cody Hill transfers from Borden County Aug. 1 Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contacts: Marty Gibbs, 325-653-4576, mj-gibbs@tamu.edu ABILENE – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has named Cody Hill…

Is a massive tunnel system the answer to Houston’s flood woes?

Picture this: Another massive rainstorm overtakes Houston, but instead of inundating homes and businesses, much of the floodwater funnels into a massive underground tunnel system that whisks it away to the…

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…

Bryan Man Arrested On Federal Charges Of Threatening KBTX

A Bryan man has been arrested on federal charges of making threats to KBTX television. One of the targets of the actions taken by 47 year old Jason Eric Bewley…

Equine World Cup Taking Place At The Brazos County Expo

There is a world cup competition taking place in the twin cities this week. For the second time, the Brazos County Expo is hosting the American Quarter Horse Association’s Youth…

BTU Preparations For More People During The July 4th Holiday Period At Lake Bryan

Too many people during the July 4th holiday period have closed a lake in the Dallas suburb of Garland and restricted those at Lake Waxahachie to only residents. There no…

Brazos County Commissioners Approve Their Portion Of Recruiting Texas State 4-H Horse Show & Welcomes The Texas JP & Constables Meeting

Tuesday’s Brazos County commissioners court meeting included a couple of travel and tourism items. Commissioner Sammy Catalena commented after a unanimous vote to dedicate $250,000 dollars in hotel occupancy tax…

UPDATE: Explosion At Gatesville Hospital West Of Waco And North Of Ft. Hood

Update: GATESVILLE, Texas (AP) — One construction worker was killed and a dozen others were injured after an explosion at an addition to a Texas hospital Tuesday, authorities said. Bob…

Juntos 4-H’er wins National 4-H “Day in the Life” award

Contact: Dr. Melinda Garcia, 210-631-0400, melinda.garcia@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANTONIO — David Tierranegra, a sophomore at Harlandale High School, was presented the National 4-H “Day in the Life” award during the recent…

In years-long fight over proposed South Texas landfill, flood risks now take center stage

In the seven years developer Carlos “C.Y.” Benavides III has been seeking approval to build a landfill outside Laredo, he’s faced roadblock after roadblock: Family disputes. Accusations of environmental racism. …

Interview With New CHI St. Joseph Market President/CEO

The new market manager and chief executive at CHI St. Joseph Health is an Aggie. Theron Park returns to the twin cities from Portland Oregon, where he led more than…

Farm bill, new crop technologies featured at 55th Stiles Farm Field Day

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu TAYLOR – Despite tropical weather forcing the 55th Stiles Farm Field Day indoors to nearby Taylor, there was plenty of discussion on farm issues and…

WJB Parkway Project Releases Public Feedback

After two public meetings, the William J. Bryan Parkway Improvement Project has released its findings. Pat Edwards, Staff Engineer and Project Manager, says the main concern they heard from citizens…

The Leach Teaching Gardens at Texas A&M University debuts June 15

Pavilion, thematic gardens, Earth-Kind flower varieties showcased Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION — The Leach Teaching Gardens at Texas A&M University, a multi-million-dollar centerpiece on west campus…

Eagle Lake Rice Field Day scheduled for June 26

Contact: Stephen Janak, 979-732-2082, Stephen.Janak@ag.tamu.edu EAGLE LAKE – The 44th annual Eagle Lake Rice Field Day is scheduled for 4 p.m. June 26 at the David R. Wintermann Rice Research…

Experts remind Texans to protect children from vehicular heat death

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Bev Kellner, 979-862-1782, bkellner@ag.tamu.edu Johnny Humphreys, 512-422-7085, humphreys.johnny@gmail.com COLLEGE STATION — With summer temperatures climbing to triple digits, now is a good time to…