Webinar Jan. 14 to offer insight on Medicaid for military families

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Andy Crocker, 806-677-5600, abcrocker@ag.tamu.edu AMARILLO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Military Program in College Station will offer a webinar on Medicaid and military families on Jan. 14, according to Andy Crocker, AgriLife Extension gerontology and health program specialist in Amarillo. The monthly military caregiving professional development webinar, […]

Allen earns AgriLife Extension Superior Service award for county agent

COLLEGE STATION – Michelle Allen, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agent for family and consumer sciences in Austin County, has received a Superior Service Award in the county agent category from the agency. Superior Service Awards recognize AgriLife Extension faculty and staff members who provide outstanding performance in AgriLife Extension education or other outstanding service […]

Kellner earns AgriLife Extension Superior Service award for program specialist

COLLEGE STATION –  Bev Kellner, program manager of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Passenger Safety Project, has received a Superior Service Award in the agency’s program specialist category. The award recognizes AgriLife Extension faculty and staff members who provide outstanding performance in education or to the agency. The award was presented Jan. 6 during the […]

Peterson earns AgriLife Extension Superior Service Award for diversity

COLLEGE STATION –  Dr. Rick Peterson has received the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Superior Service Award in the diversity category for his work with Texans with disabilities. The award is one of the agency’s highest honors, recognizing AgriLife Extension faculty and staff members who provide outstanding service to the organization and to Texans. The […]

Working on Wellness team receives Superior Service Award

COLLEGE STATION – A program battling the ill effects of living in a “food desert” along the Texas-Mexico border has received a 2014 Superior Service Award from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in the team category. Superior Service Awards recognize AgriLife Extension faculty and staff members who provide outstanding performance in AgriLife Extension education […]

Harris County Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program receives Superior Service Award

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, or EFNEP, for Harris County has received a Superior Service Award from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. The award, the highest bestowed by the agency, recognizes AgriLife Extension faculty and staff members who provide outstanding performance in education or to […]

Bice receives Vice Chancellor’s Award for office staff

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Linda Bice, 806-677-5600, llbice@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Linda Bice, a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office associate for District 1 in Amarillo, was honored with the Texas A&M AgriLife Vice Chancellor’s Award of Excellence in the Office and Administrative Staff category. Established in 1980, this awards program recognizes the […]

Janet Case earns AgriLife Extension Superior Service award

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Janet Case, 940.552.9941, jcase@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Janet Case, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service District 3 office manager in Vernon, was honored with a Superior Service Award for Office Support Staff. The award was presented Jan. 6 during the Texas A&M AgriLife Conference in College Station. Superior Service Awards […]

Sadler receives Extension in the City Award from AgriLife Extension

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Montgomery County Judge Alan B. Sadler has received the 2014 Extension in the City Award from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. Sadler received the award during the Texas A&M AgriLife Conference held Jan. 6 at Texas A&M University in College Station. The award honors elected leaders […]

Garden of Greatness 4-H club plants seeds for teens’ future

SAN ANTONIO – Jeremy Mann, 16, said teamwork and coordinating with other teenagers in the Garden of Greatness 4-H special interest, or SPIN, club in San Antonio were among the things he enjoyed most about participating in the youth development program that uses gardening to teach practical skills and life lessons. Mann, who attends Kipp […]