College Station School Board Hires New Central Office Director And Approves More Purchases For New Elementary School

November’s meeting of the College Station school board including hiring a new director at the central office. Taking over next month as CSISD’s new purchasing director is Carmella Shafer. She…

Simple recipe alterations can make holiday foods healthier

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Jenna Anding, 979-847-9228, j-anding@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Holiday meals can be healthier and taste just as good by using basic recipe substitutions or alterations, said…

Amendment outlines allocations of $652 million in additional funds from HUD Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas  – Today Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush announced the second amendment to the Texas General…

Mary Leigh Meyer: Howdy, this is Mary Leigh Meyer. Sam Craft: And I’m her co-host, Sam Craft. Mary Leigh Meyer: And welcome to Sounds Like Health. We are here with…

Urban stream processes, restoration workshop set for Nov. 29 in Belton

Contacts: Clare Entwistle, 210-277-0292, ext. 205, clare.entwistle@ag.tamu.edu Dr. Fouad Jaber, 972-952-9672, Fouad.Jaber@ag.tamu.edu BELTON – The Texas Water Resources Institute’s Urban Riparian and Stream Restoration Program will host the Urban Stream Processes…

No Phone Or Internet At Almost All CSISD Campuses & Buildings Friday Afternoon

Almost all College Station school district campuses and buildings spent Friday afternoon without phones and internet. A CSISD spokesman says during the noon hour, a fiber was cut by the…

Report: Toxic herbicide found in many Texans' drinking water

In 2015, atrazine was found in water systems serving nearly 30 million Americans in 27 states, according to a new report by the Washington D.C.-based Environmental Working Group. Getty Images/iStockphoto/sonsam…

Armstrong County Fall Producers Meeting set for Dec. 11 in Claude

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Derek Williamson, 806-226-3021, mikeal.williamson@ag.tamu.edu CLAUDE – The annual Armstrong County Fall Producers Meeting sponsored by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will be held…

College Station Bridge And Street Closures For Friday

The Texas Department of Transportation’s Bryan district office announced the Southwest Parkway bridge over the freeway will be closed Friday, starting at 9 a.m. Asphalt resurfacing that was scheduled to…

Outdated Medicaid Rolls may tell us something about outdated Voter Rolls By Dr. Merrill Matthews Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — The governor’s election in Georgia has led to charges…

Texas Enterprise Fund attracts more than $853 million in new investments, 16,500+ new jobs across Texas Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Texas is a leader in the establishment of…

UPDATE: 2018 Election Results

Update November 13, the Tuesday after Election Day: From the Brazos County elections office: College Station council place 4: Elianor Vessali: 11,133 Joe Guerra Jr.: 10,606 College Station council place…

Drilling overwhelms agency protecting America’s lands

A flare burns on May 24, 2018 atop a drill pad on land near Carlsbad, N.M., that Wayne Smith leased for ranching before his death in October. The development covered…

Flood Warning Along Navasota River In Robertson And Leon Counties

The National Weather Service office in Fort Worth issued a flood warning along the Navasota River affecting Robertson and Leon counties starting Tuesday evening and continuing until further notice. Near…

IT threat evolution Q3 2018. Statistics

These statistics are based on detection verdicts of Kaspersky Lab products received from users who consented to provide statistical data. Q3 figures According to Kaspersky Security Network: Kaspersky Lab solutions…

Elliott's efforts in Freeman case honored by DPS

Retired Brazos County Sheriff’s Office Investigator Kenny Elliott recently received the Texas Department of Public Safety Director’s Award in recognition of his dedication over a period of 25 years during…

We’re living with too many bad decisions that the folks who’re involved have forced upon us By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — If you ask any of…

Two Texas A&M faculty named Fellows at CSSA, ASA conference in Baltimore

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Amir Ibrahim, 979-845-8274, aibrahim@tamu.eduDr. Seth Murray, 979-845-3041, sethmurray@tamu.edu BALTIMORE – Two Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists were honored for their professional achievements with the…

Speaker Ryan Press Office | https://spkrryan.us/2OhZVF6 Wall Street Journal columnist James Freeman wrote this week, “But as Republicans prepare to make their closing arguments to U.S. voters, GOP candidates can justly say that their…

Two Killed In Three Vehicle Crash South Of College Station

From the DPS office in Bryan: Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) State Troopers are investigating a three vehicle auto-pedestrian fatality crash that occurred Friday evening, south of College Station,…