UPDATE - 2:15 p.m.
Windstream lines have been restored and 911 is now functioning properly.
Windstream landlines are experiencing an outage in Bowie County as well as in Miller County and are unable to reach 911, according to a police spokesman.
For Texarkana and Bowie County, please use a cell phone to call either 911 or 903-798-3876.
For Miller County residents (outside the city limits of Texarkana, Arkansas) please use a cell phone to call 911 or 870-774-3001 ext. 102
This only effects Windstream landline phones.
Cell phones and customers of other phone companies still can make calls.