Park Business At This Week’s Bryan City Council Meeting

While there’s been plenty of attention on the development of the city of Bryan’s superpark, the city council this week approved a construction contract for the west side’s first community…

Gov. Greg Abbott signs disaster relief and preparedness bills in Houston

Gov. Greg Abbott signs Senate Bill 7, aimed at bolstering the state’s emergency preparedness and disaster relief programs. Michael Stravato for The Texas Tribune HOUSTON — Gov. Greg Abbott signed…

What kids get up to online

Today’s children navigate the Internet better than adults. They are not afraid to try out new technology, and are quick to grasp new trends and sometimes invent their own. New…

Bryan Police Investigating Death Where Foul Play Is Not Suspected

Bryan police is investigating a death where foul play is not suspected. Officers responded Saturday around 2 a.m. to a report of CPR being given to a man lying near…

Two College Station Street Closures Starts Sunday Night

Portions of two major College Station streets will be closed for repairs. The TxDOT Bryan district office reports Holleman east of Texas will be closed Sunday night through Tuesday due…

North Plains water district, AgriLife Extension promote cotton education

Video series to highlight northern Panhandle best management practices Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Jourdan Bell, 806-677-5600, jourdan.bell@ag.tamu.edu Julia Stanford, 806-935-6401, jstanford@northplainsgcd.org A series of cotton and conservation…

New national survey says Party’s Primary Voters prefer female candidates of color in 2020. So why are 2 white guys leading? By Gabriele Magni & Andrew Reynolds With shifting attitudes…

Open House & Public Hearing To Widen Highway 21 In Madison County On Thursday

Those interested in widening Highway 21 to four lanes from near the Brazos-Madison County line to the west side of Madisonville are invited to an open house and public hearing…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – June 4, 2019

Fruit season looks above average for producers UVALDE – Harvest has been peachy so far for fruit producers this season, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Conditions…

Howdy, welcome to “Sounds Like Health”, my name is Mary Leigh Myer. Sam Craft: I’m her co-host, Sam Craft. Mary Leigh: And we are here today with Dr. Brandon Williamson,…

Texas A&M AgriLife unveils plans for state-of-the-art robotic greenhouse facility

A rendering of the new Automated Precision Phenotyping Greenhouse at Texas A&M University. The project is being led by Texas A&M AgriLife Research and the College of Agriculture and Life…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – May 21, 2019

Carryover hay supplies tight with 2019 season off to slow start COLLEGE STATION – Texas’ carryover hay supplies are low, and production is off to a slow start due to…

MEDIA ADVISORY:  New Texas A&M AgriLife Robotic greenhouse set for construction

Groundbreaking event set for May 22 at Texas A&M University in College Station Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – A state-of-the-art robotic greenhouse used to develop superior…

Texans in Congress push for release of billions in Harvey aid approved more than a year ago

In 2017, Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on the Texas Coast, dumping more than 50 inches of rain in parts of the Houston area, flooding thousands of homes and killing more…

Armed Forces Day event honors Military Servicemen & Women By State Rep. Todd Hunter AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) — On Saturday, May 18th, the Coastal Bend is hosting the…

By Justin Haskins Millennials prefer socialism over capitalism according to a number of new surveys. Do millennials understand the impact of socialism? Despite mountains of historical evidence revealing the dangers…

Texas A&M student identifies unique 5-million-year-old rhino species

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Rachel Short, rachel.a.short@tamu.edu The cast of “Little Guy” mounted on display in the East Tennessee State University Museum of Natural History at the Gray Fossil…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – May 14, 2019

Rainfall amounts double statewide average since April 1 A corn field stands in water following rains. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Adam Russell) COLLEGE STATION – April showers…

ScarCruft continues to evolve, introduces Bluetooth harvester

Executive summary After publishing our initial series of blogposts back in 2016, we have continued to track the ScarCruft threat actor. ScarCruft is a Korean-speaking and allegedly state-sponsored threat actor…

AgriLife Extension releases new publication on mowing warm-season turfgrass

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Becky Grubbs, 979-845-0603, bgrubbs@tamu.edu This illustration shows mowing tips for lawns that can improve overall performance. (Texas A&M AgriLife graphic by Gabe Saldana)…