Texarkana Fire Fighters Caught in The Act of Kindness For a Local
Firefighters are prepared to risk their lives every day, but sometimes it's the wonderful interactions and help they can give someone that really makes an impact. It's great to see that these Texarkana Firefighters are being recognized for going above and beyond and as the City of Texarkan…
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…
Farmers Bank & Trust Presents Scholarships at A&M Texarkana
Officials from Farmers Bank & Trust, Texarkana College, and Texas A&M University-Texarkana met at Farmers Bank & Trust Thursday, August 15th to award the first scholarships from the Inaugural Farmers Bank & Trust Distinguished Speaker Series in Texarkana.
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,” …
Energy Star Recommends Set Air at 78 During the Day & 82 at Night
It's hot! As the temperature rises outside you try as best you can to make the temperature in your house go down.
September is 'Hunger Action Month' Raising Awareness on Hunger
Harvest Food Bank will kick off national Hunger Action Month on Tuesday, August 27th, with their annual Hunger Action Luncheon, taking place at noon at Williams Memorial United Methodist Church. The luncheon will feature guest speakers on the impact of hunger and will recognize outstanding vol…
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.
Police Arrest Woman For False Missing Children Report
The Texarkana Texas Police arrested Bosnia Taylor, 20, of Texarkana, Arkansas, on Wednesday afternoon for several charges after she falsely reported that two children in her care were missing from the Walmart Supercenter, located at 4000 New Boston Road.
Arkansas School Garden of the Year Contest Deadline August 30
School entries are being accepted for the sixth annual Arkansas Grown School Garden of the Year Contest sponsored by the Arkansas Department of Agriculture (ADA) and Farm Credit.
Forklift Certification Training Class to Be Held at UofA Hope
A forklift certification training class will be held at the University of Arkansas Hope campus on Saturday, September 14, 2019, from 8AM to 2:30PM in the Technical & Industrial Building room 160.
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…
Learn About “Fall Container Gardening” From Master Gardeners
Texas A&M University-Texarkana and the Bowie County Master Gardeners will present a program titled “Fall Container Gardening” on Monday, August 12. The class will take place in the University Center room 326 from 6PM until 8PM.
August Blood Drives - Become a Blood Donor And Save Lifes
Last weekend's tragedies in El Paso and in Dayton are a big reminder that it is important to keep our blood banks at or near full capacity level. Donating blood is easy and one donation can help save the lives of 3 people.
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…