BRAZOS VALLEY LATEST NEWS

June 2, 2015

Scholarship Winners Announced

The George Bush Presidential Library Foundation has announced the winners of the 2015 USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) Scholarship.
June 2, 2015

Summer Sunset Concert Series

Four free concerts will usher in the warm weather months during the Summer Sunset Series at the Palace Theater in Historic Downtown Bryan. Each Thursday in June will feature high-energy performances from local and regional bands playing from 8-10:30pm in the open-air venue at the corner of Main and 26th St.
June 2, 2015

Six Shotguns Donated to Constable Office

Dr. Andy Wilson and Dr. Lon Young of Caprock Emergency have donated six combat style 12 gauge “Mossberg” shotguns to Brazos County Precinct 1 Constable Office.
May 27, 2015

B/CS CVB Awards Hospitality & Tourism

For those in the hospitality industry, work-life often moves at a more than hectic pace with little thanks along the way. However, on Wednesday afternoon the Bryan/College Station Convention & Visitors Bureau took a moment to slow down and thank a few individuals and organizations that make tourism a special part of the community.
May 26, 2015

Camp Hearne: Remembering D-Day

Camp Hearne will host Remembering D-Day June 6. The event will feature new enhancements to the camp thanks to the efforts of several Eagle Scout candidates.
May 26, 2015

The Arts Council’s Summer Artist in Residence Begins

The Arts Council is pleased to announce the 2015 Twin City Properties Artist in Residence, Sebastian Kawar. 
May 26, 2015

Weather Report Nightmare: Raining Spiders

Q: It’s been all over the news that it was “raining” spiders in Australia the past few days.  It's not possible to rain cats and dogs, but sometimes you hear about frogs and other animals coming down from the sky. Is this possible?

 

May 26, 2015

Star of the Republic Museum Thanks Military Families for Their Service

More than 2,000 museums are participating in Blue Star Museum free admission program.
May 26, 2015

Summer Fun in Bryan

Looking for some summer fun in Bryan? Here are some new programs and events for all ages this summer.
May 26, 2015

June Summer Fun from Piney Woods Fine Arts

Piney Woods Fine Arts has a lot going on and this June is going to get hot. PWFAA will be offering something for everyone. With free concerts in the park, summer visual arts classes, and children’s theatre workshops, and performances, this summer is sure to be fun for everyone.

 

May 19, 2015

2nd Annual Jackie Sherrill Clays Shoot Out

Jackie Sherrill’s 12th Man Kickoff Team Foundation is hosting its annual sporting clays shoot out Saturday, May 30, at Boswell-Porter 4H Shooting Range located at 7885 C.R. 247 in College Station.
May 19, 2015

You’re Invited to Insite’s May/June Launch Party!

Insite Magazine and Pebble Creek Country Club are kicking off your summer vacation with a launch party celebrating the May/June Summer Issue, Thursday, May 21 from 5pm-7pm.
May 19, 2015

Weather Report: Tornado Movement

Q: Is it true that tornadoes always move in the same direction?

A:  That’s not true, says Brent McRoberts of Texas A&M University.

May 19, 2015

2015 CSISD Hall of Fame Honorees

The 2015 College Station Independent School District  Hall of Fame Banquet, hosted by the CSISD Education Foundation, was held Thursday, April 23 to honor the top 7% of graduating seniors voted on by the teachers and staff from each high school.  This year, 57 students from A&M Consolidated, College Station, and Timber Academy High Schools were selected based on their integrity, leadership, positive attitude and school spirit.
May 19, 2015

USDA Farming Grants Available

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that USDA is making $30 million available to farmers, ranchers and food entrepreneurs to develop new product lines. Funding will be made available through USDA’s Value-Added Producer Grant (VAPG) program.