All are invited for the “Operation Daily Battle Rally” hosted in conjunction by the VFW Texas Motorcycle Group and the Louisiana VFW Motorcycle Group, Arkansas, and Oklahoma also, at the VFW Post 4562 at 4700 East 9th Street in Texarkana, Arkansas the weekend of August 27-29! There will be so much out there, check it out.
The Pleasant Grove Independent School District has reported a high number of positive COVID cases among students and staff. Due to this, the district is fogging all campuses to sanitize, and will install electrostatic foggers in some areas of the schools.
The Texarkana Texas Police are searching for a vehicle involved in an early morning accident on Stateline Avenue. A pedestrian was struck, and the vehicle originally stopped. Though not believed at fault, the driver left the scene.
This is what is happening in Texarkana this weekend of August 20 thru 22. First, Friday, August 20, and Saturday, August 21 is PF:14 & PF:15, professional MMA at the Texarkana Arkansas Convention Center, plus a lot of live music.
Peak Fighting presents PF:15 on Friday, August 21 at the Texarkana Arkansas Convention Center. This card is stacked with beasts, if you are an MMA fan, head to peakfighting.com now and get your tickets or set your pay-per-view, do not miss this!
Texarkana has a new semi-pro baseball team, the “Twin City Rough Riders”. I met the team at Church Under the Bridge last weekend when they came to feed the hungry. These are a great bunch of kids and we stopped by for a practice to get to know them better.
Get ready for some dingers… outta the park! Domestic Violence Prevention Inc is hosting a Coed Softball Tournament and Home Run Derby on Saturday, September 18 at Grady T. Wallace Park. Get your team together and PLAY BALL!
Three local firefighters with the Texarkana Texas Fire Department will participate in the Memorial Stair Climb, 110 flights of stairs in full gear in memory of the heroes who gave their lives at the World Trade Center. We were able to meet up with them for practice.
The best in Arkansas and one of the most respected organizations in the sport of MMA today, Peak Fighting returns to Texarkana, Arkansas on August 20 & 21 at the Texarkana Arkansas Convention Center. UFC fighters will be on hand both nights, and the top up and comers in the sport will battle in the 30-foot cage.