Southern Arkansas University nets $199,626 for Annual ‘Giving Day’
The extraordinary generosity of SAU’s alumni and friends led to this year’s seventh annual Giving Day becoming one for the books.
Texas Governor Requests Federal Emergency Declaration For Border Crisis
Governor Greg Abbott this morning, Monday, September 20, 2021, sent a letter to President Joe Biden requesting an emergency declaration for the State of Texas as a result of the escalating crisis at the Texas-Mexico border, specifically due to the dire situation in Val Verde County. The letter expla…
Spooky Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches in and Near Texarkana
The first day of the fall season is almost here! Wednesday, September 22, marks the first day of autumn with much cooler weather on the way this week. My favorite time of the year is to venture outdoors with family and look for corn mazes, pumpkin patches, fall festivals, in and near our area.
Texarkana’s Forecast Calls for Pumpkin Spice and Lows in the 50s
If you've been waiting for those fall temperatures you don't have to wait much longer. In fact, grab the sweater because you're going to need it this week.
A&M-Texarkana Instructor Chosen For Texas Education Policy Program
Congratulations to Dr. Kelly Coke who is one of 23 people total to be chosen to take in a Texas Education Fellowship Program.
Bowie County Sheriffs Office Weekly Report: 9/13 – 9/19
The Bowie County Sheriffs Report is out for another week. Chief Deputy Robby McCarver prepares this report on Bowie County Sheriff activities for the prior week, this is the report for the week of 9/3 - 9/19, 2021:
Arkansas Has 546 Different Kinds Of Spiders But 4 Are Dangerous
Spiders, the very word makes most people cringe. Spiders are everywhere in Arkansas. According to the site bugguide.net, there are 546 different kinds of spiders that call Arkansas home, but 4 of them are very dangerous.
You Can See The Movie ‘Raya And The Last Dragon’ In Hope Saturday
You can see the movie "Raya And The Last Dragon" Saturday at 7 pm drive-in movie style in Hope Arkansas.
Drive-Up Covid-19 Testing for Asymptomatic Patients Available
If you have run into any problems trying to get a Covid Test and you need one for returning back to work, travel or if you feel like you might be Asymptomatic, there is somewhere that you can easily go to to get a test.
Alzheimer’s Association Texarkana Walk to End Alzheimer’s
The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting Texarkana area residents to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s on October 16, 2021, at Spring Lake Park in Texarkana.
Western Movie ‘The Wilderness Road’ Features Local Man
“The Wilderness Road,” a western thriller telling the story of the Harpes, is set to premiere at Hempstead Hall on the University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana Hope campus on Saturday, September 25, 2021, at 7:00 pm.
Governor Hutchinson’s Statement on Afghan Refugees Coming To Arkansas
Governor Asa Hutchinson has been notified by the Biden Administration that Afghan refugees are being resettled to the State of Arkansas. The Governor issued a statement this Thursday afternoon, September 16, 2021, upon receiving that notification.
Arts & Crafts Fair at Historical War Eagle Mill in Arkansas
Have you ever been to the War Eagle Mill Arts and Crafts Fair in Rogers, Arkansas? This is probably one of my personal favorites to visit during the fall not just because of the history of the mill but it happens to be one of the largest arts and crafts festivals in beautiful Northwest Arkansas.
Arkansas’s Favorite Halloween Candy Will Leave You Puckered
Halloween will be here before you know it, and the big deal on my shopping list is getting the candy that the kids will love and not getting any of the Ewww that's icky. But the question is what is the most popular candy in Arkansas?