Around midnight Tuesday a man walked into the EZ Mart store on 9th Street and I-49 with a machete and demanded that everyone get down on the floor. He was unsuccessful in his attempt to rob the store and fled on foot.
It is believed that a family member shot and killed 31-year-old Aaron Kidd inside a home on Cleveland Street in Texarkana Arkansas this afternoon. Darryl Kidd was found dead in the front yard of the home with what police believe is a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The local Chuck E. Cheese’s restaurant, located in Texarkana’s Central Mall has applied for a license to sell beer & wine in their store. The move is being met with mixed feelings by the public and employees alike.
Nobel laureate Dr. Roy Glauber, Mallinckrodt Professor Emeritus of Physics at Harvard University, will discuss “Some Recollections of Los Alamos and the Nuclear Era” on Monday, April 4, at 7 p.m. at Texas A&M University-Texarkana, 7101 University Ave.