Last weekend the sweetest little wedding took place at Church Under the Bridge Texarkana. The ceremony was held in front of family, and friends of Brad and Fepa. The couple is part of the growing congregation of Church Under the Bridge.
Everybody that has spent a lot of years in Texarkana as heard people use “by the plane at Spring Lake Park” in giving directions as to where the birthday party is. All of my life I think the jet plane has been at the park but I never really knew the history of it, and not sure that I do now. So, I am hoping that by sharing what I do know, there will be a lot of people happy to tell me what I don’t know.
The Bowie County Sheriff’s Department initiated a search today for a felony fugitive out of Longview Texas, Chase Cook. When officers made contact he ran into the woods and it became a manhunt.
Video of a very large gator doing his mating call at Millwood Lake posted by Annette Brown of Nashville Arkansas to the Arkansas Game and Fish Facebook Page is getting lots of views on social media.
The Texarkana Big Lots Store located at 2729 New Boston Road in Oaklawn Village is currently not allowed to sell food items. Reports are that the store’s permit to sell food items has been pulled after food contamination with rat feces and urine was discovered by health inspectors.
The Texarkana Texas Police Department reports that they made 316 adult arrests in February of 2017. Out of those arrests, there were 228 men, and 88 women, 257 of those arrested had prior arrests locally, 28 were on bond, and 31 were on probation at the time of their arrests.
Texarkana Police report that they have arrested two men and seized a little more than 10 pounds of synthetic marijuana in traffic stops on Wednesday. Both men were charged with “Possession of a Controlled Substance penalty group 2-A over 5 pounds under 50 pounds”, one man was also found to have a little bit of real marijuana and caught an additional charge.
C.E.O. of HealthSouth’s Rehabilitation Hospital in Texarkana, Harlo McCall, has been named Chairman for the 2017 American Heart Association’s Texarkana Heart Walk happening on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Spring Lake Park.
In a time when many argue as to what “real country music” means, there is no argument that Cody Jinks is the real deal, with a pure country honky tonk sound that is bringing Cody and his band millions of new fans! Cody Jinks will perform at Scottie’s Grill on Saturday, May 13, and tickets go on sale Friday, March 24.
The U.S. National Weather Service in Shreveport Louisiana will host a free SKYWARN® Spotter Class in Texarkana on Thursday, March 16 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at 1420 S. Park Road in Texarkana Texas.
Outdoor retailer Gander Mountain has filed for bankruptcy and will be closing 32 of their stores across the country, there are 10 stores in Texas on their closure list, including the store located in Texarkana, Texas.
The Texarkana Arkansas Police Department has arrested Tony Taylor, 56, of Texarkana and charged him in the murder of his girlfriend Crystal Reed, 35, of Texarkana. Taylor led police to shallow grave east of Ogden, Arkansas where the woman’s remains had been buried.