Bullet Injuries University Athlete at George Dobson Field

TEXARKANA, TEXAS— On Saturday, April 29, 2023, around 5:30 p.m. a stray bullet from a disturbance on Lynda Avenue struck a Texarkana A&M University-Texarkana student-athlete during a baseball game taking place more than 400 yards away at George Dobson Field. All parties involved are now in custody. The Texarkana Texas Police Department arrested two suspects believed […]

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 […]

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 […]