Officials at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro Arkansas report that 501 diamonds were discovered at the park in 2016. Of those found, 339 were white, 85 brown, and 77 yellow diamonds, weighing a total of 96.6 carats.
The news story out of Horatio, Arkansas that has made national headlines. “Eight dogs are found shot dead at the home of a woman who ‘rescued’ more than 100 animals from a Texas animal shelter”. I was surprised to hear it involved Ark-La-Tex Animal Rescue Group of Texarkana. So we reached out to the executive director of the group for a response.
Donald Ray Coleman, 34, of Texarkana, Texas has been convicted by a Bowie County jury and given 45 years in prison for three counts of indecency with a child by contact involving a girl who was 12 and 14 years old when the incidents occurred in 2014 and 2016.
Recently a post on social media spread like crazy regarding a police stop on Highway 67 in Texarkana. The person stopped felt suspicious of the officer, but that officer was indeed a DPS Sergeant on-duty. This brought to mind some basic safety tips that the police want you to know.
After more than 6 months on the run, 26-year-old Denickolas Brown of Texarkana Arkansas was arrested in Dallas on a warrant for failure to appear on a rape charge in Miller County Arkansas. Brown is accused of assaulting a woman he met on Facebook.
Local A&M Texarkana History Professor Dr. Craig M. Nakashian has released a new book that focuses on Warrior Churchmen of Medieval England. His book “Warrior Churchmen of Medieval England, 1000-1250 Theory and Reality” has received top billing in some of the most prestigious academic publications on history in the world.
Time for the Fourth Annual Texarkana Homeless Coalition’s 2017 Bridge City Project and here is the event information to get involved with the event activities including the cardboard camp out, and chili cook-off.
Here is a magical opportunity for all little princesses to put on their prettiest dress and have tea with Cinderella, Fairy Godmother, and other characters of Rogers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” on Saturday, January 21st from 2:00 p.m to 4:00 p.m.
With flu-like symptoms and highly contagious, Doctors in Texarkana are seeing an increase in the RSV Virus among children. RSV is not new, but there is a rise in the number of children being treated for the virus this year.