Residentsí dogged pursuit of prize pays off; Texarkana gains a second pet park
By: Becky Bell - Texarkana Gazette
The crowd goes wild as Jeff Tarpley announces Texarkana, Texas, as the winner in PetSafe’s Bark for your Park contest. This is the second year Texarkana USA has won the Internet voting contest of $100,000. This Texas-side park will be built in Spring Lake Park.
People cheered and their four-legged friends barked their approval when the news came in that Texarkana, Texas, had won the PetSafe Bark for Your Park contest Wednesday.