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Local philanthropist Connor Patman dies

Published Dec. 12 2018

Connor Wright Patman, a local philanthropist and son of late U.S. Rep. Wright Patman, has died at age 98.

TC, community bid farewell to President James Henry Russell

Published Dec. 12 2018

Known throughout the area for his leadership and dedication to excellence, Texarkana College President James Henry Russell was recognized with...

PG yearbook adviser earns national award

Published Dec. 12 2018

Pleasant Grove High School journalism adviser Charla Harris was surprised by Journalism Education Association President Kelly Glasscock as well as...

Lafayette County Courthouse only one in Arkansas to share public square with a cemetery

Published Dec. 12 2018

The Lafayette County Courthouse, situated in Lewisville, is listed in the National Register of Historic Places for Arkansas as the...

Trial under way for man accused in killing

Published Dec. 12 2018

NEW BOSTON, Texas—Opening statements and testimony began Tuesday afternoon in the trial of a man accused of fatally shooting another...

Area campus offers certificate for work as dispatcher/jailer

Published Dec. 12 2018

The University of Arkansas Cossatot will offer a new Criminal Justice Technical Certificate Program in the spring.

Fighting Muscular Dystrophy

Published Dec. 12 2018

Members of Texarkana, Texas, Fire Fighters Association Local 367 present a check for more than $20,600 to the Muscular Dystrophy...

County officials OK raises

Published Dec. 12 2018

Pay raises have been earmarked for Miller County, Ark., elected officials and some employees based on revenues increases.

I-30 exit to close today while message board is repaired

Published Dec. 12 2018

Interstate 30 eastbound exit 220A to I-369/U.S. 59 southbound in Texarkana will be closed for a few hours today.

On the Beat

Published Dec. 12 2018

On the Beat for Dec. 12, 2018

Weyerhaeuser donates $10,000 for industrial training at UA Cossatot

Published Dec. 12 2018

LOCKESBURG, Ark.—Weyerhaeuser donated $10,000 on Tuesday to the University of Arkansas Cossatot foundation for the development of a pump transfer...

Campus admissions officer honored for her dedication to helping students

Published Dec. 12 2018

Jennifer Wright, director of Student Relations at the University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana, was selected as an Arkansas Association of...

Man, 61, arrested in Hempstead County shooting

Published Dec. 12 2018

A man accused of shooting a Mineral Springs, Ark., man was arrested about 9 a.m. Tuesday.

Accused heroin trafficker faces additional charges

Published Dec. 12 2018

A New Boston, Texas, man accused of conspiring to traffic large quantities of heroin from Mexico to the U.S. is...

Church plans special event

Published Dec. 12 2018

Trinity Full Gospel Church will host Good Samaritan Program with church pastor Calvin Solomon at 6 p.m. Thursday at 2523...

Correction

Published Dec. 11 2018

Correction for Dec. 12, 2018

Reception today for outgoing TC president

Published Dec. 11 2018

A farewell reception for Texarkana College President James Henry Russell will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today...

City Council: No support for housing development

Published Dec. 11 2018

Developers who proposed a pair of low-income housing developments in the Pleasant Grove neighborhood of Texarkana, Texas, killed one Monday,...

Trustees to discuss land deal for new school

Published Dec. 11 2018

Pleasant Grove Independent School District's Board of Trustees will meet at 5:30 p.m. today to consider a for a definitive...

TISD's Lambert named Principal of the Year

Published Dec. 11 2018

Tim Lambert, principal of Texas Middle School, has been named the State of Texas Secondary Principal of the Year by...

No jail for Baylor student accused of frat party rape

Published Dec. 11 2018

A Texas judge on Monday accepted a plea deal allowing a former Baylor University student accused of raping a woman...

Pair of proposed, low-income housing developments in Pleasant Grove "killed"

Published Dec. 11 2018

Developers who proposed a pair of low-income housing developments in Texarkana, Texas, "killed" one Monday, and the City Council "killed"...

Main Street Texarkana unveils newest historic ornament

Published Dec. 10 2018

The 2018 Main Street Christmas Ornament featuring the historic Rialto-Harrell Building is now available.