TxDOT TO PLACE NEW SIGNAL AT TEXARKANA INTERSECTION

Safety improvements scheduled for Richmond Road and Galleria Oaks Drive ATLANTA – The intersection of FM 559/Richmond Road and Galleria Oaks in Texarkana is scheduled to receive a traffic signal this summer, according to plans awarded in January by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). The City of Texarkana worked with TxDOT on the project. Improvements […]

SAFETY LIGHTING SCHEDULED FOR INTERSECTIONS IN TWO COUNTIES

Eleven intersections in Bowie, Cass Counties to receive improvements ATLANTA – New safety lighting is scheduled to be installed at eleven area highway intersections, according to plans awarded in January by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). “The nighttime lighting systems to be installed are safety enhancements that will provide LED lighting to increase visibility and awareness of the intersection,” […]

TWU RESCINDS OF PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER NOTICE JANUARY 27, 2023

The January 26, 2023 “Precautionary Boil Water Notice” is hereby rescinded for customers and residents of Lakewood and Union, Arkansas. This order was issued as a precautionary measure because of the possibility that contaminated water may have entered the distribution system as a result of a loss in normal system pressure due to a power […]

Sherri Penix to Serve as Texarkana ISD Deputy Superintendent

Texarkana, TX – Sherri Penix, current Chief Innovation Officer, has been namedthe new Deputy Superintendent of Texarkana ISD. As Deputy Superintendent,Mrs. Penix will assist the superintendent with cross-functional initiatives andoverall execution of the district’s Imagine 2026 Strategic Plan. “Imagine 2026 drives all of our work as a school system,” said Dr. DougBrubaker, TISD Superintendent. “Mrs. […]

Third Week of Arkansas House Session 2023 Review

On the third week of the 2023 Regular Session, the House passed legislation that could impact everything from car tags to the start of the school year. HB1150 which would extend the time period Arkansans have to register a vehicle. This bill would give Arkansans 60 days from the purchase date of the car or […]

A&M-Texarkana to Host Master Gardener Seminar Series this Spring

TEXARKANA, Texas – The Texas A&M University-Texarkana department of Extended Education and Community Development will be hosting a Master Gardener Seminar Series titled “Get into Gardening” in the spring of 2023. The series is being hosted in conjunction with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension and the Bowie County Master Gardeners. The series will consist of […]

UA Hope-Texarkana Announces Fall 2022 Chancellor’s and Vice Chancellor’s List

HOPE/TEXARKANA, AR – January 25, 2023 Chancellor’s List (sorted by last name) FIRST NAME LASTNAME CITY STATE Destiny Argo Texarkana AR Carolyn Armstrong Texarkana AR Marisha Armstrong Hope AR Allison Bonner Emmet AR Laren Booth Queen City TX Gabrielle Boswell Texarkana AR Garrison Brown Prescott AR Kayla Buckman Prairie Grove AR Laken Bunn Texarkana AR […]