Texas Crop and Weather Report – Nov. 14, 2018

Wet conditions continue to slow cotton harvest, reduce quality Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Gaylon Morgan, 979-845-0870, gdmorgan@tamu.edu Dr. John Robinson, 979-845-8011, jrcr@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Rain continues…

Texas A&M Men’s Basketball Signs Four To NLI’s

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M men’s basketball program has announced the addition of four Aggies in the 2019 signing class. Kobe Brown, Chris Harris, Jr., Tyreek Smith and Sahvir…

College Station Council Approve $1.7 Million Dollar Land Purchase And An All Way Stop At Victoria And Castlegate

For the better part of 15 years, the city of College Station has been pursuing land to expand the city’s utility service center. It’s a project public works director Donald…

AgriLife Extension offers continuing education units Nov. 30 in San Antonio

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Molly Keck, 210-631-0400, mekeck@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANTONIO — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present its annual winter continuing education program on Nov. 30…

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…

NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor, currently orbiting Earth as part of the International Space Station’s Expedition 57 crew, will answer questions from students at New York’s University Prep Charter High School…

Cattle tick, handling demonstrations featured at 47th South Texas Cow-Calf Clinic

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu BRENHAM – Ranchers working cattle this fall and winter, or surveying pastures and wildlife, need to be mindful of ticks harboring on livestock and forage…

MEDIA ADVISORY: Texas A&M Human Behavior Lab to showcase technology at Nov. 16 open house

Contacts: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Eye tracking, facial expressions and other human emotions are integral parts of consumer purchasing studies and other social science evaluations conducted by…

They wish there were more jobs, but rural Texans are happy where they are, poll finds

Texans in the rural counties that make up the vast majority of the state’s geography are overwhelmingly happy with their quality of life, about their public schools and the quality…

Texas A&M’s Wu honored with national teaching award

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Ben Wu, 979-845-7334, xbw@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Dr. Ben Wu, a professor in the department of ecosystem science and management at Texas A&M University,…

Texas A&M biochemistry major leads student ‘pitch’ team at SEC competition.

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Writer: Mayzie Purviance COLLEGE STATION — A team led by a Texas A&M University biochemistry graduate student recently competed in a Southeastern Conference contest…

Texas A&M poultry judging team wins 16th national title in 10 years

Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Craig Coufal, 979-845-4319, cdcoufal@tamu.edu The Texas A&M University collegiate poultry judging team shows their team and individual awards at the 53rd National Collegiate…

B/CS Salvation Army Kicks Off Local Angel Tree And Red Kettle Campaigns

The Bryan/College Station Salvation Army kicked off their local Angel Tree and Red Kettle campaigns on Friday. Captain Paul Ryerson announced an Angel Tree partnership with Bryan Broadcasting to give…

NASA’s commercial partner Northrop Grumman is scheduled to launch its Antares rocket, carrying the Cygnus cargo spacecraft to the International Space Station, at 4:49 a.m. EST Thursday, Nov. 15. The…

Museum Of The American G.I. Hosting Special World War I Centennial Activities This Weekend

The original observance of Veterans Day…Armistice Day…is the theme at the Museum of the American G.I. in south College Station during this weekend’s remembrance of the centennial of the end…

Water quality training Dec. 11 in Jonesboro to focus on Leon River

Contacts: Bruce Boyd, 254-386-3919, bruce.boyd@ag.tamu.edu Robert Ferguson, 254-865-2414, robert.ferguson@ag.tamu.edu Andy James, 254-223-3056, andy.james@tamu.edu Michael Kuitu, 979-862-4457, mkuitu@tamu.edu JONESBORO – A Texas Watershed Steward workshop on water quality related to the Leon…

Salvation Army B/CS Kicks Off 128th Red Kettle Season

The Salvation Army of Bryan College Station invites you to the 128th Red Kettle season kickoff Friday, November 9th. Captain Paul Ryerson says the event includes guest appearances from the…

College Station Charter School Seeking Up To $400 Million In Tax Exempt Bonds

The owner of College Station’s International Leadership of Texas (ILT) school is pursuing what could be the largest bond issue for kindergarten through 12th grade education in Brazos County. Procedural…

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…

Election Day 2018 Results And Comments

Election Day is not over for those running for College Station city council. According to College Station city secretary Tanya Smith, there are 426 provisional ballots and a yet to…