TEXARKANA ISD ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL SELECTED AS REGION 8 AP OF THE YEAR

Texarkana, TX– Andy McCarter, Assistant Principal of Wake Village Elementary School in Texarkana ISD, has been selected to represent the Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA) as the Region 8 Educational Service Center (ESC) Outstanding Elementary Assistant Principal of the Year. The National Association of Elementary School Principals is committed to preparing assistantprincipals to […]

REDWATER HIGH SCHOOL WINTER GUARD
EARNS THIRD HIGHEST SCORE OVERALL DURING NTCA COMPETITION

Redwater, TX – During the North Texas Color Guard Association (NTCA) competition on January 28 in Rowlett, TX, the Redwater High School Winter Guard brought home an overall Third Highest Score in the Regional AA/A Classification. A total of 30 schools competed in the weekend events. With this new ranking, the RHS Winter Guard will […]

TEXARKANA ISD RAISES BUS DRIVER PAY TO $25/HOUR

Texarkana, TX– Texarkana ISD has announced that pay for Bus Drivers is increasing to $25.00/hour.This rate applies to all full-time, part-time, trip, and substitute drivers. In addition, flat rates for trip driving will now be $25.00 for 1-30 miles and $75.00 for over 30 miles.These rate increases will apply to current drivers and new drivers. […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Neighborhood Clean-Up and Block Party October 10

Bridging The Gaps of Arkansas and partners plan clean up in Texarkana, Arkansas. Texarkana, AR: Bridging The Gaps of Arkansas will partner with the City of Texarkana, Arkansas, and Keep Arkansas Beautiful to sponsor a city clean-up on October 10, 2020. The event will start at 209 E. 14th Street, in Texarkana, Arkansas at 9 […]

Debate on Confederate Monument in Texarkana Has Increased Petition Drives

Currently at least three petitions are running online concerning the Confederate Mothers Monument in downtown Texarkana Texarkana, USA: At least three petitions are currently online concerning the Confederate Mothers Monument near the federal courthouse and post office. One petition calls for the monument to be removed and placed in a museum for study and history, […]