BRAZOS VALLEY LATEST NEWS

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.
June 16, 2015

HEB Presents Fireworks on the Brazos

Celebrate national independence at the very site where Texas gained its independence in 1836: Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site, between Brenham and Navasota.
June 15, 2015

Newman 10 Awards

The Bryan Rotary Club in cooperation with the Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce presented the Newman 10 Business Performance Awards at their awards luncheon on June 10.
June 13, 2015

Eats, Treats & Getaways Summer 2015

June 9, 2015

HEB 110th Anniversary Celebration

On Thursday, June 11, H-E-B will celebrate its 110th anniversary of serving Texans with a customer appreciation event from 2pm to 7pm at the Tower Pointe H-E-B located at 949 William D. Fitch Parkway, College Station.
June 9, 2015

The Summer Sunset Concert Series

The Summer Sunset Concert Series at the Palace Theater in Downtown Bryan continues with KP and the Boom Boom on Thursday, June 11. 

June 9, 2015

Bush Birthday Celebration

Grab your pearls and crazy socks and join the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum to celebrate the birthdays of both President and Mrs. Bush.
June 9, 2015

Catchiest New Slogans for Iconic Don’t mess with Texas® Trashcans

More than 400 middle school students from across the state showed off their creative side by entering the Don’t mess with Texas® Middle School Can Slogan Contest. Organized by the Texas Department of Transportation and Keep Texas Beautiful, middle school students were asked to write their own inventive slogan to be featured on a Don’t mess with Texas® trashcan. 
June 9, 2015

Fox & Hound to Host Benefit for Coach Blair Charities

Fox & Hound in College Station is teaming up with Coach Blair Charities to support a variety of organizations in the Bryan/College Station community. Fox & Hound, located at 505 University Drive East, will host a celebration to benefit Coach Blair Charities on Wednesday, June 24.
June 9, 2015

Helping Students Learn Government Principles

A Texas Bar Foundation grant will fund a web-based video series to help Texas students learn about the U.S. government’s founding principles.
June 9, 2015

Pet Talk: Benefits of Interacting with Cats

 Many people are experiencing the social and health advantages of interacting with their four-legged friends. The proof is not only evident in happy pet owners’ faces, but also in recent studies.
June 9, 2015

Honoring Fathers & Father-Figures with “Father-Fish”

Voices For Children and the City of College Station are honoring fathers and father-figures with a day of fishing at Cy Miller Park Pond in College Station (next to College Station Police Department).