A terribly tragic accident happened on N. Bishop this afternoon around 1:30 p.m. involving a log-hauler that was stopped on the roadway. The semi-truck was struck from behind by a pick-up truck hauling a utility trailer. The driver of the pick-up was pronounced dead at the scene.
Get ready to let the good times roll Texarkana style on February 25th with Mardi Gras 2017 at Front Street Plaza in downtown Texarkana. Now is the time for vendors to register for one of Texarkana’s most popular events.
Despite some rumors on social media, the Texarkana Kmart and Sears stores are not among the 150 stores that are planned to be closed by the struggling Sears Holdings Company. However, they have sold their famous “Craftsman” brand to Stanley Black & Decker.
The Texarkana Texas Police Department has arrested three juveniles and expect to arrest another shortly in the recent rash of vehicle thefts and burglaries. Police have issued 39 warrants for four juveniles in the investigation.
The Bowie County Sheriff’s Office newest canine deputy “Lennox”, purchased with funds provided by the Ark-La-Tex 100 Club, was used to do a routine search in the parking lot of the Bowie County Jail where employees park their cars and he hit on two vehicles where deputies found marijuana, resulting in two arrests.
The T.A.P.D. is investigating an armed robbery at the Pizza Hut store at 3704 N. Stateline Avenue. Reports are that two masked gunmen robbed the store at gunpoint around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday night stealing an undisclosed amount of cash from the register.
74-year-old Rebbie Roberson was settling in for the t.v. news on Sunday night when an armed intruder came busting into her living room pointing a gun in her face. So, she got to her .38 Caliber revolver and opened fire!
Anthony Escobar will be joining the Caddo Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America as Scout Executive effective January 15, 2017. Anthony and his wife Cheryl are excited to call Texarkana home.
Adam Trent is bringing “The Next Generation of Magic” to the Perot Theatre in downtown Texarkana on Friday, January 20. Don’t miss Adam’s award-winning blend of magic, illusions, dancing and comedy in a show that CBS News calls “Amazing!”