BRAZOS VALLEY LATEST NEWS

March 10, 2015

Strawberry Production Expanding in Texas

Having fresh, local strawberries within reach across Texas is getting closer to reality, though growers and researchers alike say producing the popular fresh fruit is a new field altogether.
March 10, 2015

Texas Ranger Day

The Burton Heritage Society hosts the fifth annual Texas Ranger Day in historic Burton with an action-packed day that benefits the restoration of Mt. Zion Historical Chapel on March 14.
March 10, 2015

Texas Dept. of Agriculture Market Recap

For the week ending February 28, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices mostly higher, ranging from $2 to $4 higher per hundredweight.
March 9, 2015

17th Annual Chamber of Commerce Crawfish Boil

It is almost time for the 17th Annual Crawfish boil hosted by the B/CS Chamber of Commerce Agribusiness Council.  Enjoy delicious crawfish and live entertainment at the Brazos County Expo on Friday, March 20 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. 
March 9, 2015

Money Matters: Lemonade Day

It would not be summer in Texas without an ice-cold glass of lemonade to keep you cool in the sweltering heat.  Thanks to the annual Lemonade Day program, there will be plenty of lemonade stands from which to purchase that glass of lemonade on May 3.
March 9, 2015

Home & Garden Tour: Honoring Our Past– Embracing Our Future

The Bryan/College Station Woman’s Club’s 47th Annual House and Garden Tour and Luncheon will be Wednesday, April 15, from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. In honor of The Woman’s Club’s 120th year, the theme for this year’s tour is “Honoring Our Past -- Embracing Our Future.”
March 9, 2015

Home, Health & Happiness: City Homesteading

On an unseasonably warm Saturday afternoon, Lavell and Andrea Merritt are toiling in their expansive garden. Lines of neat dirt rows crisscross with a few red and green lettuce sprouts joining tiny carrot tops in peeking through the soil. Nearby, chickens cluck in their homey coop.
March 9, 2015

BVSO 3rd Annual Premiere Market

The Brazos Valley Symphony Society is bringing high-end merchants and shoppers together again for the 3rd Annual Premiere Market Fundraiser at the Brazos County Expo Complex, April 9 through 11.
March 9, 2015

Monarch Butterflies Renewing Population

Some slightly good news on the Monarch butterfly front: after years of decline, their numbers have improved – up almost 70 percent from last year – says a Texas A&M University researcher
March 9, 2015

15th Annual Twin City Mission Golf Classic

For 15 years, the Twin City Mission Golf Classic has been bringing both awareness and fun to the Brazos Valley.  This year, the 15th annual Twin City Mission Golf Classic will take place Monday, March 23, at the Phillips Event Center at Briarcrest Country Club.  
March 9, 2015

AggieCon 46

“We define ourselves as the nerds of campus,” says Aggiecon director and Cepheid Variable Officer Andrew Evans.

March 6, 2015

The 20th Annual Herbal Forum

With savory cooking, cures, and crafts, the 20th Annual Herbal Forum at Round top explores new ways to utilize ancient plants. The forum will be held March 20 and 21.
March 4, 2015

Pecha Kucha Event

The second Pecha Kucha Bryan event, sponsored by PK global, will be held Tuesday, March 10 at Grand Stafford Theater
March 4, 2015

Texas Standard Radio Show Launched

KEOS 89.1 FM listeners have a new source for expansive coverage of state, national and international news — from a distinctly Texas perspective — with the launch of “Texas Standard,” the national daily news show of Texas, which made its debut in College Station at 5pm on Monday, March 2.
March 3, 2015

March First Friday

March First Friday in Downtown Bryan will be held March 6.