BRAZOS VALLEY LATEST NEWS

March 18, 2014

Several Area Cities Report Scam

There are many scams out there but with technology and social media your information is on the web for the taking.  Although this scam is not new, it has evolved.
March 11, 2014

You’re Invited: Insite Spring Home Launch Party

Jump into spring with Insite Magazine's Home & Garden Launch Party hosted in partnership with Holley's Window Fashions, Thursday, March 20.
March 11, 2014

Macy’s Heart Your Park Benefiting Veterans Park

College Station’s Veterans Park and Athletic Complex is among 550 parks across the country that will benefit from Macy’s “Heart Your Park” program this spring.

From March 7-31, customers at Macy’s Post Oak Mall location can donate $1 or more to go toward improvements at Veterans Park.

March 11, 2014

Celebrate Art: Arts Council 44th Anniversary Bash

Help the Arts Council of celebrate its 44th year in the Brazos Valley at the Arts Council Anniversary Party, Saturday, March 29, from 6pm to 9:30pm.
March 11, 2014

Cowboy Up Kid Style: Greens Prairie Rodeo

Kick up your heels at the 3rd Annual Greens Prairie Rodeo, BBQ Cook-Off and Craft  Fair. This family event offers food, games, and mechanical bull rides. Entertainment includes the Aggie Wranglers and country recording artist Cody Joe Hodges.
March 10, 2014

Round ’em up: Brazos County Youth Livestock Show

With the Brazos County Youth Livestock Show (BCYLS) just around the corner, eager and expectant youth across the county are ready to show projects they have created over the past several months. T
March 10, 2014

Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food

Nestled at the end of a bumpy dirt road in the hills of Fayettville lies 40 acres of backcountry bliss. Pigs, cows, chickens, and turkeys roam freely about their designated areas, soaking up the sunshine and enjoying all the benefits of living in their natural, intended environment.
March 10, 2014

Never Underestimate the Power of the Purse

Power of the Purse is a unique event catered to women offering fun and fellowship and centered on a designer handbag auction. On Friday, March 28, Davis and Davis Lawyers, Commerce Bank, Kristy Fox, Realtor, and Craftmaid/Dealers Lighting present the fifth annual Power of the Purse event at the College Station Hilton.
March 10, 2014

Great American Steak Out

Scotty’s House is planning a new event for the Brazos Valley – the Great American Steak Out. On Friday, March 28, from 6:30pm to 10:30pm guests can enjoy grilling their own steak – or have one prepared for them – while visiting with friends against the unique backdrop of Coulter Airfield.
March 10, 2014

Energy Efficient Home Features

From solar roof vents to LED lighting, there are many ways to incorporate energy efficiency in your home.

March 10, 2014

Spring Shopping Fling: The Premiere Market

There is nothing more satisfying than finding the perfect gift for a friend or family member. Whether for an upcoming holiday, in celebration of a birthday or graduation, or for no reason at all, the best presents are as exciting to find as they are give. This year locals will have the opportunity to experience that excitement on Friday, April 4, and Saturday, April 5, at the Premiere Market hosted by the Brazos Valley Symphony Society.
March 10, 2014

Sing Out: Find The Met in B/CS

“Opera is a unique form,” says Jane Van Valkenburg. “It combines singing, great music, and drama. It has got it all.” Valkenburg, director of music ministries at First Presbyterian Church in Bryan, says classical music and a love of the performing arts are reasons enough to experience opera, especially for the first time.
March 10, 2014

Brazos County Master Gardeners

The Brazos County Master Gardeners are a group of trained volunteers, focusing on “research-based horticulture, landscape management, soil improvement, water conservation, and other important areas pertaining to gardening.”
March 10, 2014

2014 House & Garden Tour

The Bryan/College Station Woman’s Club’s 2014 House and Garden Tour and Luncheon will be Wednesday, April 9, from 10:00am until 6:00pm.
March 10, 2014

Green Home: Build & Remodel

In Austin, it’s “going green;” in Bryan/College Station, it’s “energy conservation.” Whatever you want to call it, there are a number of ways to save energy and money around your home while still being kind to the local environment.