August 31

Paulo Ferreira Lima Delivers 90-Point Ride to Win ‘PBR Iron Cowboy’ in Fort Worth
For the first time in more than five years, veteran Brazilian Paulo Ferreira Lima from  Brazil was standing atop the Can-Am Cage, victorious when action for the week’s PBR (Professional Bull Riders) "Unleash The Beast" event wound to a close in Fort Worth, Texas. Punctuating his 4-for-5 effort inside Dickies Arena with a monstrous, walk-off 90-point ride, Lima won the PBR Tractor Supply
COVID-19 Texarkana Area Update for Monday, August 31
Bowie County Emergency Operations Center reports a total of 994 positive COVID-19 cases, with 478 recoveries and 71 deaths. There are currently 445 active cases being traced in Bowie County. Cass County has a total of 257 cases with 203 recovered and 11 deaths.  Cass County currently has 44 active cases. Miller County has 601 total cases, 40 active positive cases, 5052 negative results, 554 recove
Hogue Family Scholarship Established at UA Hope-Texarkana
The family of the late Richard Hogue recently established the Richard Hogue Family Endowed Scholarship at the University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana. Susan Fackler, Richard’s sister, said education has always been important to the Hogue family. “My parents, Richard and Rosetta Hogue, always instilled in us the desire to do our best and the importance of getting a good education.”