Analysis: Asking Texas voters to swap higher sales taxes for property tax cuts

Analysis: Asking Texas voters to swap higher sales taxes for property tax cut

Brownfield Mayor Signs Proclamation, Shattered Dreams Project Next Week

Brownfield Mayor Signs Proclamation, Shattered Dreams Project Next Week

LISTEN NOW: TownTalk Visits with New Denver City Economic Development Director, Heath Haynes

LISTEN NOW: TownTalk Visits with New Denver City Economic Development Director, Heath Haynes

Greg Abbott tells “every university” in Texas to re-evaluate processes in light of admissions scandal

Greg Abbott tells “every university” in Texas to re-evaluate processes in light of admissions scandal

TOWNTALK COMMENTARY WITH DAN JACKSON, “THANK YOU MIKE CONAWAY”

TOWNTALK COMMENTARY WITH DAN JACKSON, “THANK YOU MIKE CONAWAY”

Texas teacher pay emerges as a sticking point between House and Senate

Texas teacher pay emerges as a sticking point between House and Senate

Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Brownfield Sports Complex

Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Brownfield Sports Complex

Guns are popular with Texans, and so are “red flag” laws, says UT/TT Poll

Guns are popular with Texans, and so are “red flag” laws, says UT/TT Poll

Terry County Schools Perform One Act Play, Meadow Advances

Terry County Schools Perform One Act Play, Meadow Advances

TownTalk Ag, Politics, & Commentary with Dan Jackson, Lucky Coins

TownTalk Ag, Politics, & Commentary with Dan Jackson, Lucky Coins

Yoakum County Commissioners Court Met on March 11, 3 new members added to juvenile board

Yoakum County Commissioners Court Met on March 11, 3 new members added to juvenile board

LISTEN NOW: Brownfield YMCA Director Eric Martinez & Fitness Director Lora Donjuan

Brownfield YMCA Director Eric Martinez & Fitness Director Lora Donjuan

Denver City Council Met on Jan 7th

Denver City Council Met on Jan 7th

BREAKING: Arizona Cardinals hire former Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury to the same position

BREAKING NEWS: Arizona Cardinals hire former Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury to the same position

Tonight is Game Night, lets ​take a look at who pairs up

Tonight is Game Night, lets ​take a look at who pairs up

LISTEN NOW: Brownfield YMCA Director Eric Martinez & Fitness Director Lora Donjuan

Brownfield YMCA Director Eric Martinez & Fitness Director Lora Donjuan

BREAKING: Arizona Cardinals hire former Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury to the same position

BREAKING NEWS: Arizona Cardinals hire former Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury to the same position

Tonight is Game Night, lets ​take a look at who pairs up

Tonight is Game Night, lets ​take a look at who pairs up

Texas High School Basketball Rankings with Area teams faring well.

Texas High School Basketball Rankings with Area teams faring well.

Yoakum Co. Commissioners Court Met on Dec 31, New DA Investigator

Yoakum Co. Commissioners Court Met on Dec 31, New DA Investigator

LISTEN NOW: Brownfield YMCA Director Eric Martinez & Fitness Director Lora Donjuan

Brownfield YMCA Director Eric Martinez & Fitness Director Lora Donjuan

Hazel Dumas (February 14, 1918 – January 07, 2019)

Obituary: Hazel Dumas (February 14, 1918 – January 07, 2019)

BREAKING: Arizona Cardinals hire former Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury to the same position

BREAKING NEWS: Arizona Cardinals hire former Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury to the same position

Tonight is Game Night, lets ​take a look at who pairs up

Tonight is Game Night, lets ​take a look at who pairs up

LISTEN NOW: TownTalk Visits with Terry County Judge, Butch Wagner

LISTEN NOW: TownTalk Visits with Terry County Judge, Butch Wagner

Regional Sports

2019 All District​ 2-3A Basketball Teams Announced

2019 All District​ 2-3A Basketball Teams Announced

Wellman-Union Lady Cats Receive District Honors

Wellman-Union Lady Cats Receive District Honors

LISTEN NOW: Brownfield YMCA Director Eric Martinez & Fitness Director Lora Donjuan

Brownfield YMCA Director Eric Martinez & Fitness Director Lora Donjuan

BREAKING: Arizona Cardinals hire former Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury to the same position

BREAKING NEWS: Arizona Cardinals hire former Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury to the same position

Tonight is Game Night, lets ​take a look at who pairs up

Tonight is Game Night, lets ​take a look at who pairs up

Radio Shows

TOWNTALK COMMENTARY WITH DAN JACKSON, “THANK YOU MIKE CONAWAY”

TOWNTALK COMMENTARY WITH DAN JACKSON, “THANK YOU MIKE CONAWAY”

LISTEN NOW: Whitehouse Parker Tasting Room

LISTEN NOW: Whitehouse Parker Tasting Room

Listen Now: Towntalk visits with the Children’s Home of Lubbock

Listen Now: Towntalk visits with the Children’s Home of Lubbock

TownTalk Ag, Politics, & Commentary with Dan Jackson, Lucky Coins

TownTalk Ag, Politics, & Commentary with Dan Jackson, Lucky Coins

LISTEN NOW: TownTalk Visits with BIDCorps’s David Partlow

LISTEN NOW: TownTalk Visits with BIDCorps’s David Partlow

AG Update

Texas Land Trends Report Shows Value of Conservation Easements to Ag, Water, Wildlife

The Texas Land Trends project of Texas A&M’s Natural Resources Institute, or NRI, has published a special series report describing Texas landowner participation in land conservation easements and their value to agricultural production, water and wildlife.

Using Drones to Detect Cotton Root Rot Disease

The future of drone technology and its potential uses in Central Texas Blacklands farming operations were featured at the Stiles Farm Field Day held in Thrall, Texas.

Six Ranchers Leasing Workshops scheduled across Texas

The 2019 schedule for Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s popular Ranchers Leasing Workshop programs has been released, according to its presenters.

A Naturally Florescent Pink Flying Squirrel?

The North American flying squirrel fluoresces pink at night under ultraviolet light, but the purpose of the pink color is still a mystery to researchers.

Feb. 7 webinar will focus on troublesome mustard weeds in rangeland

“Troublesome Mustards in Texas” will be the topic of a Feb. 7 natural resources webinar conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service ecosystem science and management unit.

Health and Wellness

Chronic Kidney Disease: Prevention & Risk Management

Preventing chronic kidney disease (CKD) and its complications is possible by managing risk factors and treating the disease to slow its progression and reduce the risk of complications.

Dinner Tonight recipes get American Heart Association certification

The Dinner Tonight program of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is celebrating American Heart Month this February by announcing that the American Heart Association has certified over 70 of its recipes with its Heart-Check mark.

The Future of Smart Contact Lenses

By: Judi Ebbert, PhD, MPH,...

Obituaries

Randy Lewis Ervin (May 8, 1951 – March 17, ​2019)

Obituary: Randy Lewis Ervin (May 8, 1951 – March 17, ​2019)

Daniel Rodriguez (August 16, 1998 – March 10, 2019)

Obituary: Daniel Rodriguez (August 16, 1998 – March 10, 2019)

Paula Dale Dean (August 7, 1946 – March 15, 2019)

Paula Dale Dean (August 7, 1946 – March 15, 2019)

Angel Garay Morales (August 2, 1936 – March 16, 2019)

Obituary: Angel Garay Morales (August 2, 1936 – March 16, 2019)

Mary “Joker” Ward September 2, 1928 – March 12, 2019)

Mary “Joker” Ward September 2, 1928 – March 12, 2019)

Home and Garden

Earth-Kind Roses: What’s in a name?

From Greek mythology to Shakespearean sonnets, roses have enchanted humankind and been featured prominently in literature for thousands of years. It’s no surprise that roses rank among the most popular of flowers

December Mosquito’s…Never Retreat!

C J Oakes, Ed So, we made it...