A new child care center with a focus on education is opening in Texarkana and is currently taking application for children 6 weeks of age to 12-years-old. Klondike Academy will open its doors to the public on Monday, June 5.
The Texarkana Texas Police Department reports that Devonta Henderson, 25, of Texarkana Texas turned himself in to police and is being charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon after a shooting on April 10 left a 14-year-old boy with a gunshot wound.
The Miller County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that the body found on I-49 near Fouke Arkansas is Kim Roberts. Mrs. Roberts had been reported missing. The missing persons case is officially closed.
Join us for a free community-wide Easter celebration on Saturday, April 15 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at 4116 Gibson Lane in Texarkana, Texas. There will be bounce houses and more for the kids. Plus, professional photographers will be on hand to take photos with the Easter Bunny himself!
The Miller County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that human remains have been discovered at the Fouke exit from I-49. Authorities are unable to comment as to the identity, gender, or cause of death and the investigation is being handled by the Arkansas State Police.
With the recent complaints of the Texarkana area drinking water smell, taste and appearance, a local resident sent a sample for an independent analysis. Even though some contaminants do test high on the national standards scale, the drinking water is considered safe for consumption. Take a look at the results for yourself!
Our local “Be the Blessing Bakery” was recently featured on the RFD-TV series, “Texas Country Reporter”. Cathy Smith and her bakers tell the story of the bakery and share the greatness that is coming from “being the blessing”.
Texas A&M University-Texarkana will be hosting a discussion on race and school discipline at 12 noon on Thursday, April 13, in University Center 251 on the A&M-Texarkana campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.