Ledbetter takes home two honors from Texas A&M AgriLife Conference

Writer: Laura Muntean, 979-847-9211, laura.muntean@ag.tamu.eduContact: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Kay Ledbetter, communications specialist with Texas A&M AgriLife Research based in Amarillo, was recognized with two prestigious Texas…

Baker honored with Texas A&M AgriLife Research Director’s Award

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Shannon Baker, 806-677-5600, shannon.baker@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Shannon Baker, a research associate with Texas A&M AgriLife Research in Amarillo, was recognized with the Texas A&M…

PART V of “The Craymer Series”: Will the Legislature lower your Property Taxes? In short, the answer is “no.” The bar is just too high. By Dale Craymer Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN,…

How the Government Shutdown Affects The Bush Library And Museum

From the Bush Library and Museum: Due to the shutdown of the Federal Government, National Archives facilities, including the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, are closed, websites and…

A College Station 15 Year Old Who Was Last Seen June 29th Is Still Missing

College Station police has gone to social media to report a 15 year old girl who was last seen June 29th is still missing. Anyone with information about the whereabouts…

Continued demand for Texas barbecue fueling beef consumption

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contacts: Dr. Jeff Savell, 979-845-1541, j-savell@tamu.edu Dr. David Anderson, 979-845-4351, danderson@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Continued strong demand for Texas barbecue will help fuel the…

Following 2018 Election setbacks, Texas Republicans must look inside their own tent By Matt Mackowiak Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — There have been a couple news stories about the…

From the Ground Up Conference offered for health professionals Jan. 15

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu WACO – A Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service program, From the Ground Up – Connecting Agriculture and Health, is scheduled for Jan. 15 at…

APT review of the year

What were the most interesting developments in terms of APT activity throughout the year and what can we learn from them? Not an easy question to answer; everybody has partial…

Innovative tool will let landowners easily report wild pig activity, damage

Writer:  Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Jim Cathey, 979-458-2565, james.cathey@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute, NRI, encourages landowners to report wild pig sightings and damage…

First Annual Cyberwarcon

Cyberwarcon is a brand new event organized yesterday in Arlington, Virginia, and delivered eight hours of fantastic content. “CyberwarCon is a one-day conference in the Washington D.C. area focused on…

Rosenthal Meat Center offers seasonal specialty meats for the holidays

Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Ray Riley, 979-845-5651, r-riley@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – ‘Tis the season to order traditional holiday favorites from the Rosenthal Meat Center at Texas A&M University,…

Kaspersky Security Bulletin: Threat Predictions for 2019

There’s nothing more difficult than predicting. So, instead of gazing into a crystal ball, the idea here is to make educated guesses based on what has happened recently and where…

AgriLife Extension extends Path to the Plate program to youth

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Carolyn Prill-Bennett, 806-935-2594, Carolyn.prill@ag.tamu.edu Dr. Angela Burkham, 806-677-5600, angela.burkham@ag.tamu.edu DUMAS – More than 700 Moore County youth and adults were the first in the…

Black Friday alert

Banking Trojans traditionally target users of online financial services; looking for financial data to steal or building botnets out of hacked devices for future attacks. However, over time, several of…

NASA’s Mars Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) lander is scheduled to touch down on the Red Planet at approximately 3 p.m. EST Nov. 26, and…

IT threat evolution Q3 2018

Targeted attacks and malware campaigns Lazarus targets cryptocurrency exchange Lazarus is a well-established threat actor that has conducted cyber-espionage and cybersabotage campaigns since at least 2009. In recent years, the…

An MIT professor argues that misinformation boils down to one simple thing: mental laziness, exacerbated by social media. Source: Science News

College Station Mother Arrested For Child Abandonment/Endangerment Of Her Four Year Old Daughter

Social media assists College Station police in learning the identity of a four year old girl who wandered out of her apartment Wednesday morning. The child’s mother, who was not…

College Station Mother Arrested For Child Abandonment/Endangerment Of Her Four Year Old Daughter

Social media assists College Station police in learning the identity of a four year old girl who wandered out of her apartment Wednesday morning. The child’s mother, who was not…