BRAZOS VALLEY LATEST NEWS

July 21, 2015

Issues Forum: Texas Wildfire Protection

The year 2011 was unfortunately a record-breaking year for Texas. That year, the state suffered through 31,453 wildfires that burned 4,011,709 acres, destroyed 2,947 homes and […]
July 21, 2015

Landon McGee at Grand Stafford Theater

Grand Stafford Theater will host an upcoming show featuring local singer-songwriter Landon McGee sponsored by Chameleon Cold-Brew Coffee on July 31, at 8pm. Tickets are on […]
July 16, 2015

Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail

This weekend, July 18 & 19, is the last weekend to complete the Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail: 2015 Harvest Trail. Participants of the event, which consists of two weekends and seven wineries, will receive a Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail commemorative 12 oz. wine glass upon arrival to their first winery, and one summer scrumptious food pairing with two wine pairings at each winery they visit.
July 16, 2015

Firefighting Demonstration & School

The public is invited to a firefighting demonstration on Wednesday, July 22, sponsored by the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service in conjunction with its Municipal Fire Training School at the Brayton Fire Training Field in College Station. There is no admission charge.
July 14, 2015

Painting With A Twist Celebrates Three Years

Painting with a Twist is celebrating 3 years this month and to celebrate they’re continuing their tradition of giving back to the community. Through their Painting with a Purpose classes they have given over  $43,000 to local non-profit organizations.
July 13, 2015

2015 Community Impact Award Winners

The Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce BoomFit, HBi Office Solutions, Inc., and House of Tires as the 2015 Community Impact Award winners.
July 13, 2015

Messina Hof Winery & Resort Hosts 38th Annual Harvest Festival

Messina Hof Winery & Resort will host its 38th Annual Harvest Festival with events spanning all three locations from July through the end of August. The public is invited to enjoy the numerous festival activities that include traditional grape harvesting and stomping, wine tastings, behind-the-scenes winery tours, entertainment, Vineyard Cuisine™ and much more.
July 13, 2015

DPS Offers Tips to Avoid Auto Theft This Summer

The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding Texans that vehicle thefts and vehicle burglaries tend to increase during the summer months – especially July and August – and is encouraging individuals to take necessary precautions to protect their vehicles from potential thefts.
July 13, 2015

Voices For Children Receives National Certification

Voices For Children, the Court Appointed Special Advocates program for the Brazos Valley, has just been awarded certification by the National CASA Association.  This certification recognizes that Voices For Children is in compliance with National CASA’s high standards for quality child advocacy.
July 7, 2015

July 2015 Launch Party & Reveal

Meet the three "It Girls" at the Insite Magazine July Launch Party hosted by Christopher Michael Salon in College Station.
July 7, 2015

Final Weekend at Round Top Music Festival

The final programs for Round Top Music Festival will be performed this weekend, July 10-11. Thrill your senses to the 92 member Texas Festival Orchestra, led by internationally known conductors in the comfort of one of the most beautiful concert halls in the world and you'll begin to understand what Festival Hill is all about. 
July 7, 2015

African American Genealogy Workshop

African Americans interested in learning more about their history and personal lineage are invited to attend a genealogy workshop at Star of the Republic Museum located at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site.
July 7, 2015

Brazilian Band to Perform Locally

Grand Stafford Theater will present the upcoming show by world famous Brazilian family band Choro das 3 on July 9 at 8pm.
July 7, 2015

Women’s Health: The Mammogram Event

Health For All, in partnership with The Rose Mobile Mammography Program and Pink Alliance, will be providing onsite mammograms at the Health For All Clinic.
July 7, 2015

The Return of the Bees

The bees are back at Brazos Museum of Natural History!