From the team that built the McAlister’s Deli chain, Newk’s Eatery is quickly becoming an Ark-La-Tex favorite with current locations in Longview, Tyler and the Shreveport/Bossier area. Plans are for a Texarkana location in the near future.
Millwood Lake’s Dam at Saratoga was completed in 1966 and to this day is one of the single most expensive construction projects in the southwest corner of Arkansas. When completed in 1966 the total cost was right at $140,000,000, a cost that we are all still paying in 2017!
In a crime that has shocked the entire Ark-La-Tex, a senseless murder in the Fouke Arkansas community has shattered lives of some residents. A 12-year-old boy has been arrested in connection to the February 2 early morning murder at the EZ-Mart Store in the small southwest Arkansas town.
The Miller County Sheriff;s Office continues to investigate the overnight homicide of a clerk at the Fouke EZ-Mart Store. The M.C.S.O. has confirmed that a juvenile suspect in the shooting death is in custody.
The Miller County Sheriff’s Department is currently investigating an overnight robbery and homicide at the Fouke, Arkansas EZ- Mart store on Highway 71. It is confirmed that the cashier was shot and killed.
Texarkana FYI and Wadley Regional Medical Center are excited to name Bess Gamble-Williams as our February 2017 Hometown Hero. Williams is the founder of the local non-profit group T.A.B. (Taking Action Against Bullies).