BRAZOS VALLEY LATEST NEWS

July 1, 2015

The 2015 Games of Texas

The Bryan/College Station area will be hosting the return of the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation’s Summer Games from July 30 through August 3. The Games of Texas is an Olympic-style competition for amateur athletes from across the state.
July 1, 2015

History in the Making: Texas A&M Forest Service

This year, the Texas A&M Forest Service celebrates a century of leadership in protecting and sustaining the state’s trees, forests and related natural resources.  The first efforts of a few forest patrolmen on horseback in East Texas have grown into today’s network of protection statewide.
June 30, 2015

Bush Library and Museum Participates in Blue Star Museums

The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University announced the continuation of Blue Star Museums.
June 30, 2015

Free July First Friday Concert

Grand Stafford Theater will welcome The Feeble Contenders, Pudge & Haley, Landon McGee, and Chandler Dunn for First Friday at Grand Stafford Theater on Friday, July 3, at 8pm
June 30, 2015

Public Reading of The Declaration of Independence

There will be a public reading of the Declaration of Independence at the entrance of the Brazos County Courthouse on Thursday, July 2, at 12:00pm.
June 30, 2015

Water Safety in Lakes and Pools

It is that time of the year when the temperatures are reaching 100+ degrees outside.  This is the best time to find a place to swim and cool down with the family or friends.  The Bryan Police Department wants you to be safe when you are out swimming or near the water. 
June 30, 2015

BVMNH Features New Exhibit

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History will host the upcoming exhibition Lizards: Nature’s Living Art, on display from July 9 through October 24.
June 30, 2015

Register for Hog Splash

Hog Splash, the Brazos Valley's mud-filled, hog-wild fundraiser benefiting the Hospice Brazos Valley, is open for registration.
June 29, 2015

Celebrate July Fourth at the Bush Library and Museum

The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum is proud to host the College Station Noon Lions Club's Fourth of July "I Love America" Celebration July 4, 2015 at the George Bush Presidential Library Center at Texas A&M University.

 

June 24, 2015

Ramadan Programs 2015

Merhaba! Tuesday, June 23, the Raindrop Foundation and the Dialog Institute of the Southwest joined together to host Ramadan Programs 2015. The night started off with a demonstration of paper marbling also known as Ebru, which is a traditional Turkish painting art, and continued with a presentation about Ramadan.
June 23, 2015

Lemonade Day Awards

Lemonade Day BCS held their awards and recognition program on June 22 at the Children’s Museum of the Brazos Valley. The event recognized the kids, parents, and sponsors who worked diligently to make Lemonade Day a success.
June 16, 2015

Aggieland Humane Society Summer Events

This year the Aggieland Humane Society saved and placed 1,799 animals, had 141 active foster families, 718 active volunteers, and returned 134 tagged & microchipped pets to their owners. However, they still need your help to continue to provide humane shelter, care and placement for stray and unwanted animals.
June 16, 2015

Danger of Leaving Children in Vehicles

The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding Texans that as summer temperatures increase, so does the potential for vehicular heatstroke deaths in children. Every year, children die from heatstroke after being left in a vehicle or entering a vehicle unnoticed.
June 16, 2015

BBB Torch Award Nominations

The Better Business Bureau® is soliciting nominations for the BBB Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics. The Torch Award is the highest honor the BBB can give to a deserving business. It is an award that centers solely on ethical behavior in the marketplace. Since ethics is not a function of size, no business is too large or too small to be considered.
June 16, 2015

Juneteenth Children’s Art Fair

The City of Bryan and the Mounce Public Library in Downtown Bryan are hosting the fifth annual Juneteenth Children's Art Fair on the morning of Wednesday, June 17, from 10am to noon on the second floor of the Mounce Public Library.