The first big show at Hempstead Hall in more than a year is going to be a good one. On Friday, June 25, Red Dirt legend, Pat Green will take the stage. Gates open at 6:00 pm, local band “South Down Main” will open the show at 7:00 pm, and Pat Green at 8:00 pm.
With heavy rains in the weather forecast for Texarkana, officials with Harvest Texarkana have made the call to reschedule the first-ever “Drive Out Hunger Golf Tournament” to Monday, May 24.
On Saturday, June 12, Crossties in downtown Texarkana, in conjunction with the Dwight Neville Memorial Fund will be hosting multiple events and activities to benefit little Blake Sampson and his family as they struggle with his recovery from injuries received from his step-father.
Our local Habitat for Humanity crew has put together a fantastic night to benefit our local projects. Diamonds for Doorways is this Friday, May 14 at Silvermoon on Broad. There will be a silent auction and a raffle for a beautiful Simon G diamond ring from Crocker’s Jewelers valued at $5,500.
We are so thankful to see the return of the Kiwanis Club of Texarkana Pancake Breakfast back for 2021, making this the event’s 63rd year. This benefits so many wonderful children’s charities in our community. Yes, there will be bunches of pancakes, but also Eggs, Sausage, Bacon, Juice, Coffee, and so much more!
Two popular local educators have made moves to the Pleasant Grove Independent School District. Carla Dupree, most recently Principal at Texas High will be the new Assistant Superintendent of Schools. Matt Fry will be leaving L.E.I.S.D. for the position of Director of Operations.
Steward Health Care has announced plans for a new $227 million medical center in Northwest Texarkana. The new facilities will be more than 400,000 square feet and are expected to be completed by the Summer of 2024. The hospital on Pine Street will remain open during construction.
The City of Texarkana Texas is reminding the public that the deadline to apply for assistance with damages caused by the freak winter storm that swept thru in February is quickly approaching.