It was sort of gloomy outside with cloudy skies, but the smiles of the children were bright and warm when they heard the sirens and saw the flashing lights of police vehicles and fire trucks as they pulled into Target off of Richmond Road this morning.
The Texarkana Texas Police Department arrested Bennie Jo Horsley, 73, of Texarkana Texas for Driving While Intoxicated after she drove her vehicle more than a quarter mile on railroad tracks.
There are so many people in our area that are true heroes, not just military and first-responders, but teachers, preachers, scout leaders, etc, and there are a lot of awesome volunteers in our area that deserve recognition. So, we want to give them the props they deserve with our TexarkanaFYI Hometown Heroes honor and we need you to submit names of those you feel deserve the honor of being named a “Hometown Hero”.
This is the 11th year that Main Street Texarkana has issued a special Christmas ornament celebrating the history of downtown Texarkana. This year’s ornament features the Kress Building on Broad Street.
It’s time for the 18th annual Bramlett Beans & Cornbread Community Fundraiser event, named for Former Texarkana Texas Mayor James Bramlett. For 2016 the event partners with the Empty Bowls Project to fight hunger.
The University of Arkansas Hope – Texarkana is now able to offer students hands-on training in powerplant technology with the acquisition of a Rankine Cycler steam turbine engine lab for the Technical and Industrial Division.