The Texas Department of Public Safety outlines threats to the public for 2017 in their “2017 Texas Public Safety Threat Overview”. Dangers from gangs, Mexican Cartels, and of course the threat of terrorism is always looming.
The Texarkana Texas Police Department is offering these safety tips for people after seeing a surge in fraud crimes resulting from stolen debit cards. Police are seeing teams of thieves working together to steal wallets, purses and such.
The Hope Arkansas Police Department has released the results of their investigation into a student brawl in the campus office of Hope High School. Some of the students involved have been charged with Riot, Battery and Disorderly Conduct.
Texas High coach and athletic director Barry Norton turned in his retirement letter to officials with T.I.S.D. and is now the new head coach and athletic director for the Arkansas High Razorbacks.
The annual Valentine’s Party for area special needs children and adults will be the “Very Belated Valentine’s Party” and take place on Tuesday, February 21 at the American Legion New Boston located at 1950 W. Highway 82 in New Boston Texas.
Saturday January 21, the band Strangelove performs at Scottie’s Grill in Texarkana. Bringing some of the finest musicians in Texarkana together in one band, for good times and fun, join Strangelove Saturday night at Scotties!