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From GED to College Student at UofA Hope-Texarkana
In fall of 2018, Estefani Leyva, of Hope, Arkansas, arrived on the University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana (UAHT) campus to explore the possibility of attaining her General Education Development Certificate (GED) with plans of becoming a pre-k teacher. “I made the bad decision of dropping out of…
Texarkana Chamber Hosts Small Business EXPO Thursday
The Texarkana USA Chamber of Commerce will host a Small Business Expo on August 22 from 4PM to 7PM on the corner of 3rd Street and Texas Boulevard in Texarkana, TX. There will be 35 vendor booths, food trucks, police and fire vehicles for kids to see, a “Chill Out Zone,” …
Master Gardener Training Program Begins in October
The University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service is conducting a Master Gardener Training Program, to begin in October 2019. Applications are now being accepted for individuals who desire to sharpen their horticultural skills and then share their knowledge with others in the community.
Emergency Preparedness / Evacuation Drill
Texas A&M University-Texarkana will be holding an emergency evacuation drill on the university’s Bringle Lake campus today, Tuesday, August 13. The drill will commence sometime between 2PM and 2:30PM and will last several hours. This drill will involve a complete evacuation o…
Happy International Cat Day
Today (August 8) is International Cat Day and it's well deserved. Cats, at times, take a back seat to dogs. Today we raise awareness for felines all around the world and celebrate how awesome cats are! Humans and cats have a unique relationship that goes back 8 to 10 thousand years. Ancien…
What to if There is an Active Shooter - Run, Hide, Fight
Last weekend's shootings were scary to watch unfold on the news. Do you know what to do if you were in that situation?  It's a horrible thought to think, but if we all think about it just a few seconds a day, we might be able to react faster and save more lives.  There is a great…