december 9

Texarkana-Area COVID-19 Numbers for December 9
Texarkana-Area COVID-19 Numbers for December 9
Thanksgiving leftovers were not limited to turkey and dressing this year as COVID-19 cases increased slightly in our area post turkey day. Trauma Service Area F (see charts below) which includes Texarkana, New Boston, and Paris, has a reported 42 people hospitalized, that's up a bit from 33 reported last week, 15 of those in ICU, 8 on ventilators, and thank goodness, still 0 pediatric cases. Here
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Delays Start Two Months for 2021
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Delays Start Two Months for 2021
Today, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo announced its plans for the 2021 Rodeo. Originally scheduled for March 2 – 21, RODEOHOUSTON® competitions, concerts and entertainment, carnival and other attractions and activities are now scheduled for May 4 – 23, 2021, pending COVID-19 health status. The Junior Livestock and Horse Show competitions will still be held in March, as previously announced.
Texarkana’s Salvation Army Commits to ‘Rescue Christmas’ In The Impact of COVID-19
Texarkana’s Salvation Army Commits to ‘Rescue Christmas’ In The Impact of COVID-19
For the first time in 130 years, The Salvation Army began its annual holiday fundraising campaign early throughout the country in order to Rescue Christmas. The funds raised through the organization’s iconic red kettles are at risk this year due to COVID-19 while requests for services are at an all-time high. Now, with Christmas fast approaching and the end of the red kettle campaign in sight, The