About Dr. Helga George

Dr. George has spent several years writing about higher education, healthcare and psychology. She transitioned to a career in writing after fulfilling her lifelong dream of performing research on plant defense chemicals. She earned a BS in Agriculture from Cornell University, an MS in Plant Pathology from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, and a Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from Cornell University. Helga also conducted postdoctoral research at the University of California Santa Barbara where she obtained a USDA grant to fund her research.

Texas Game Wardens Initiate Major Drug Bust

In what ended up to be a multi-agency effort, game wardens in Texas initiated a response to drug smugglers who made landfall at a popular beach on South Padre Island. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) has a dedicated …