Mayors face off Saturday in Salvation Army Ring Off

Mayors face off Saturday in Salvation Army Ring Off

College Station Mayor Karl Mooney and Bryan Mayor Andrew Nelson will participate in the Salvation Army’s annual Christmas campaign by ringing bells and collecting donations at local Walmart stores on Saturday from noon-1 p.m. Mooney will be at the College Station Walmart, while Nelson will be at the Bryan Walmart on Briarcrest. Donate online in advance at salvationarmybcs.org. Continue reading Mayors face off Saturday in Salvation Army Ring Off

Know your COVID-19 rent and mortgage options

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The COVID-19 outbreak has caused many College Station residents to lose their jobs or have their work hours reduced. For some, paying their rent or making mortgage payments may be a problem. Landlords have expenses that must be paid, and the lack of rent revenue severely affects their ability to stay in business. The situation calls for everyone to work together to find mutually beneficial solutions. Continue reading Know your COVID-19 rent and mortgage options

Mayors face off Saturday in Salvation Army Ring Off

Mayors face off Saturday in Salvation Army Ring Off

 

By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager

The cities of Bryan and College Station seem to relish the opportunity to compete in just about anything — even Christmas.

But don’t worry, we aren’t competing to see who can attract the most business or tourists, at least not this time. Instead, how about a little friendly competition to help The Salvation Army provide food, clothing, shelter, toys, financial assistance and counseling to those in need in the Brazos Valley?

College Station Mayor Karl Mooney and Bryan Mayor Andrew Nelson will participate in the Salvation Army’s annual Christmas campaign by ringing bells and collecting donations at local Walmart stores on Saturday from noon-1 p.m. Mooney will be at the College Station Walmart, while Nelson will be at the Bryan Walmart on Briarcrest. Continue reading “Mayors face off Saturday in Salvation Army Ring Off”

Local leaders duel in Salvation Army Mayor Ring Off

Local leaders duel in Salvation Army Mayor Ring Off

By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager

The cities of Bryan and College Station seem to relish the opportunity to compete in just about anything – even Christmas.

But don’t worry, we aren’t competing to see who can attract the most business or tourists, at least not this time. Instead, how about a little friendly competition to help The Salvation Army provide food, clothing, shelter, toys, financial assistance and counseling to those in need in the Brazos Valley?

College Station Mayor Karl Mooney and Bryan Mayor Andrew Nelson will participate in the Salvation Army’s annual Christmas campaign by ringing bells and collecting donations at local Walmart stores on Saturday from noon-1 p.m. Mooney will be at the College Station Walmart, while Nelson will be at the Bryan Walmart on Briarcrest. Continue reading “Local leaders duel in Salvation Army Mayor Ring Off”

Cities compete in Salvation Army’s Mayor Ring Off

Cities compete in Salvation Army’s Mayor Ring Off

College Station Mayor Karl Mooney and Bryan Mayor Andrew Nelson will boost the Salvation Army’s annual Christmas campaign by ringing bells and collecting donations at local Walmart stores on Saturday from noon-1 p.m. The Mayor Ring Off has been a holiday tradition for many years, but the Bryan mayor always seems to raise the most cash. It’s time the good folks in College Station came together to bring that winning streak to an end. With the proper spirit of Christmas, of course. Continue reading Cities compete in Salvation Army’s Mayor Ring Off