Deadline to Apply for the Arkansas High Collegiate Academy High School at UA Texarkana is May 1

The deadline to apply for the Arkansas High School Collegiate Academy is Monday, May 1, 2023. Students who will be entering the 10th grade can apply to the academy. Students must be enrolled or be eligible to become enrolled as a Texarkana Arkansas School District student and meet the collegiate academy entrance requirements to attend. […]

TISD Director of Child Nutrition Elected to TASN Board of Directors

Texarkana, TX– Christie Lammers, Texarkana ISD’s Director of Child Nutrition, has been elected toserve on the Texas Association for School Nutrition (TASN) 2023 – 2024 Executive Committee/Board ofDirectors as Secretary/Treasurer. Lammers will serve in this position for two years. She will be installedin her office at the TASN Conference in Houston this summer. Lammers is […]

Congressman Moran’s Statement Following Passage of the Protection of Women and Girls in Sports Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Nathaniel Moran (TX-01) released the following statement today after voting in support of H.R. 734, the Protection of Women and Girls in Sports Act of 2023, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives with a 219-203 vote: “Earlier this month, the Biden Administration proposed new Title IX rules that would prohibit public […]

UAHT Funeral Service Association Students Tour Arkansas State Medical Examiner’s Office

The University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana Funeral Service Association was recently invited to tour the Arkansas State Medical Examiner’s office in Little Rock. Dr. Ted Brown, Arkansas Chief Medical Examiner, shared with students the importance of communication and respect between funeral service practitioners and the crime lab staff. Not only were students given the opportunity to […]

Texarkana Homeless Coalition to host poverty simulator at the Texarkana Recreation Center

TEXARKANA, TX- The Texarkana Homeless Coalition will host a poverty simulator at the Texarkana Recreation Center located at 1 Legion Drive Texarkana, AR on Thursday, May 11th, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Join community members in an experimental learning model designed to simulate common, everyday experiences among people living in poverty. This simulation will […]

A&M-Texarkana Launches Family Nurse Practitioner Program in Fall 2023

TEXARKANA, Texas – Texas A&M University-Texarkana has announced the launch of its newest nursing program, the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program, which will begin in the fall 2023 semester. Applications for the program are now being accepted. The program originated as a part of the university’s Better East Texas Initiative, funded by the 86th Texas […]

Texarkana Fallen Bikers Memorial Wall to Sell BBQ Sandwiches Saturday

The Texarkana Fallen Bikers Memorial Wall will host a fundraiser event Saturday, April 22, at the CVS located on Stateline Avenue. The fundraiser will run from 11 am to 3 pm and will offer BBQ sandwich plates for $7. A plate includes a pulled pork sandwich, chips, and a drink. The group will also have […]