Texarkana Texas Police are investigating an armed robbery of the Exxon convenience store at 3400 New Boston Road. The suspect was armed with a pocket knife and fled on foot with a small amount of cash.
Weed, Ecstasy, and Xanax are some of the drugs seized in a drug bust on College Drive in Texarkana, Texas. Three men, Jonathan Matlock, 21, Christopher Hurd, 21, and Sonya Hopkins, 18 have been arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana and two counts of Possession of Controlled Substances. Hurd was also charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon and outstanding warrants.
When bad things happen, look for the people that help. To help is the gut instinct of most good people. With Hurricane Harvey making landfall on the Texas coastline and unprecedented flooding occurring in the Houston area, here are the best ways to help the hundreds of thousands of people affected.
Two people have been arrested in connection with the burglary of an 82-year-old disabled victim’s home. James Glen Lafayette, 42, and Camela D. Lafayette, 45, have bee arrested and charged with residential burglary.
A local man trying to sell a cellphone with a Craigslist ad was shot multiple times after meeting with someone that said they wanted to buy it. Investigators with the Bowie County Sheriff’s Office are searching for multiple suspects.
The Texarkana Texas Police Department reports they are investigating two shootings that occurred just before midnight on Sunday. One victim was reported as a juvenile, and the other 18 years of age. Both victims were treated and released from local hospitals.
FEMA has activated the Emergency Lodging Assistance Program to aid those fleeing north from the damage of Hurricane Harvey on the Texas Coast. With tens of thousands more people expected to be displaced by the flooding along the coastline and in the Houston area. Local hotels could be seeing refugees seeking shelter in Texarkana.
A group of 13 nurses from both of the Christus Health System facilities in Texarkana and Atlanta are traveling into Hurricane Harvey to aid Christus health systems along the coast with relief in San Antonio, Texas.
The Miller County Tax Collector, Cathy Harrison, has updated the Public Delinquent Taxes list in an effort to collect money owed to the county. Still, many of the businesses listed have been gone for a while.
The Texas A&M Texarkana Eagles women’s and men’s soccer teams kick off their 2017 season on Friday August 25, in an 11 a.m. match at Eagle Field on the A&M-Texarkana campus, 7101 University Ave., Texarkana, Texas.
A new scholarship endowment has been announced by officials with the University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana. Named in the memory of Mary Nell and McDowell Turner to aid local students wanting to attend the school.