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Texarkana Area Restaurants - Closure Update
Even though the Texas "Shelter in Place" order does not affect restaurants, the overall lack of business certainly can, some have closed for good, some just temporarily. we're doing the best we can to keep this list as up to date as possible, you can help.
[UPDATED] Texarkana Area Restaurants - Who's Doing What?
The order that came down today (Friday, March 27) about Bowie County "Shelter In Place", does not affect restaurants. Those that choose to stay open and serve their customers as best they can are listed below with the services that, to the best of our knowledge, are still in operat…
Texas Governor Requests Major Disaster Declaration from the Feds
Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Trump requesting a presidential declaration of a major disaster in Texas based on the continued impact of COVID-19. This action follows on the heels of a series of proactive measures, including declaring a state of disaster for all 254 Texas coun…
Texas & Arkansas Dine-in Ordered Closed by Governors
Thursday, March 19, 2020, Texas Governor Greg Abbot made an executive order that all Texas restaurants should close their dine-in facilities by midnight, Friday, March 20. So all the Texas-side restaurants listed below have shut down their dine-in option.
Texas-side Dine-in Ordered Closed by Texas Gov.
Thursday, March 19, 2020, Texas Governor Greg Abbot made an executive order that all Texas restaurants should close their dine-in facilities by midnight, Friday, March 20. So all the Texas-side restaurants listed below have shut down their dine-in option.
Texas Governor Waives STAAR Testing Requirements For School Year
AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today announced that he has waived the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) testing requirements for the 2019-2020 school year. Additionally, Governor Abbott is requesting that the Department of Education (DOE) waive federal testing requirements for …
Texas Governor Declares State Of Disaster For All Texas Counties
Governor Greg Abbott today held a press conference at the State Capitol to update the public on the status of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Texas and what the state is doing to protect public health. The Governor also announced several new actions Texas is taking to mitigate the spread of the virus,…