Organization receiving grant: Fouke ISD Trap Team Grant amount: $5,962.50 What the grant paid for: 75 Cases Shotgun Shells Brief summary of Org. or recent activity: Fouke ISD Trap Team recently competed in the Grandview Trap Tournament on April 5th where they had an impressive showing. They placed first in the Senior Division with a score of 238/250 and Second Place in the Juniors Division with a score of 99/125. Chance Harris a senior team member also took Top Shot in the senior division with a score of 49/50. Quote from committee member: Greg Cook, Committee Chair said “Fouke’s coaches,…

Press Release Organization receiving grant: Texarkana Arkansas Razorback Trap Team Grant amount: $6,500 What the grant paid for: Enclosed Trailer Brief summary of Org. or recent activity: Texarkana Arkansas Razorback Trap Team was started in 2009 by David Smedley, John Wilson, Gary Nolte, and Bill Brock. Over the past six years they have created a successful team and created a top notch range/practice facility. It has taken countless hours and lots of blood, sweat, and tears to get this group where it is today. The Friends of NRA has been lucky enough to contribute to this success by awarding them…

TEXARKANA, TEXAS – The Alzheimer’s Alliance Tri-State Area announces their inaugural signature event – A DAY TO REMEMBER – Texarkana’s Twice As Fine Wine Festival, a Celebration of Food, Wine and Art – to be held on Saturday, May 2, 2015 – Spring Lake Park, Texarkana, TX.  A first of its kind event for the Texarkana area.  This event will feature wineries from across the State of Texas, as well as local and regional food, retail and art merchants.  Music will be provided throughout the event by local artists – A Day to Remember – Saturday, May 2, 2015 10:00…

PSA 4-17-2015 TTPD TEXARKANA, Texas – A homeless man was found deceased this morning underneath the Summerhill Road overpass at Saint Michael Drive. Officers were called to the location at approximately4:30 a.m. by a passing motorist. When they arrived, they found the body of the 50 year old man lying near the road. While investigating the death, items at the scene led detectives to determine that the man had been residing in a small space under the bridge. There was no evidence that would suggest foul play. Justice of The Peace Nancy Talley concluded that the man’s death was natural.…

On May 22, 2014 Steve Nash from Wake Village, Tx joined the team of volunteers walking from West Point, New York to Dallas, Tx. Steve walked from Texarkana Regional Airport to Redwater, Tx proudly wearing the Team Red White Blue shirt and carrying our nation’s flag. He was joined along the way by Member of the National Guard and Volunteer firefighters from Wake Village, Liberty Eylau, Redwater, and Maud who either walked with him or helped escort him through the towns. There was not many people from the community show up to support him in his endeavors because word was…

4-18-2015 | Approx 9:30 p.m. TTFD and TTPD responded to a fire at the Pecan Ridge Apartments at 2022 15th Street. A reported grease fire was extinguished before any other major damage could occur. No injuries were reported at this time. Photos below:

4-14-2015 At approx 2:30 PM TTPD, Wake Village PD and Bowie County Sheriffs deputies took down a subject who was previously wanted. It is unclear at this time the context of his warrants, but the suspect was believed to be armed and dangerous. The police attempted to stop the suspect at the Roadway store where he then attempted to flee going east bound on 7th St. Then the suspect then wrecked his vehicle in the curve near Waste Management. At some point during the chase, at least one shot was fired by the police at the suspect. After wrecking his…

4-10-2015 | At approx 1 p.m. A call came over for LifeNet to respond to New Boston Road for a woman who was said to have jumped in front of traffic. When LifeNet approached the scene they said one victim was down in the roadway. An eye witnessed told me that the woman had stood in front of several cars bumping them with her body, and cars kept moving out of the way until finally one car went around her. The car behind it did not see her and ended up striking the woman. They also said that the woman…

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