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Greg Bischof (Reporter)

Phone: (870) 330-7639
E-mail: gbischof@texarkanagazette.com
Greg Bischof is a staff reporter for the Texarkana Gazette and covers Bowie County government as well asĀ assorted government agencies. A native of Dallas, Bischof moved to Texarkana in June 1989, where he started his newspaper career. There he has stayed ever since.

L-E names new athletic director

Published Apr. 26 2019

Liberty-Eylau Independent School District now has a new athletic director.

Texarkana man finds unexploded military ordnance near his home that could date back to early 1900s

Published Apr. 22 2019

Texarkana, Texas, resident Mike DeLaughter thought he would have a blast getting in some pleasant springtime yard work this weekend.

Barksdale officials destroy ordnance round as a precaution

Published Apr. 22 2019

Barksdale Air Force Base's explosive ordnance disposal team is at a home in the 3000 block of Magnolia this morning...

'Drug Take Back Day' to be held Saturday

Published Apr. 22 2019

The Texarkana, Ark. Police Department, along with both the Miller County Sheriff's Office and Miller County Prosecutors Office as well...

Local Vietnam Veterans to host state conference starting next weekend

Published Apr. 21 2019

Texarkana, Texas, will host the Vietnam Veterans of America's Texas State Council meeting next weekend at the Texarkana, Texas, Convention...

Annual Easter egg hunt draws thousands to park

Published Apr. 21 2019

Thousands of Easter egg-seeking youngsters scampered Saturday through Spring Lake Park's wooded acreage collecting the multi-colored holiday delights during the...

Higher appraisals mean higher taxes for some residents

Published Apr. 20 2019

Many Bowie County taxpayers are seeing an increase in the appraised value of their property, which means higher taxes.

Airport officials tout facility's strengths to development chief

Published Apr. 15 2019

With Ark-Tex Regional Economic Development Inc. taking the lead in Texarkana-area job creation nearly a year ago, the Twin-Cities Airport...

Group honors local radio personality

Published Apr. 14 2019

Texarkana received an added layer of musical pop culture history during a tribute ceremony at the Arkansas Municipal Auditorium Saturday.

Martha Morriss, known for her efforts in education and beautification, dies at 92

Published Apr. 9 2019

When it came to advancing education, the fine arts, literacy and city beautification, people across Texarkana said no one approached...

Historic overtones: School bell may be 130 years old

Published Apr. 8 2019

RONDO, Ark.--While many people may claim to be "saved by the bell," some people near Rondo can claim to have...

Creating some buzz

Published Apr. 8 2019

While the 25th annual Literacy Council Corporate Spelling Bee was the Bee's Silver Anniversary, to the Texarkana, Ark. School District's...

Local church's race brings attention to global water needs

Published Apr. 7 2019

At least 60 to 70 runners gathered Saturday at the Fellowship Bible Church, hoping rainwater would hold off long enough...

Flying school looks for new place to land

Published Apr. 7 2019

A recently opened private flight training school is seeking to re-locate on Texarkana Regional Airport property.

More than 100 cyclists ride to support people with disabilities

Published Apr. 7 2019

Local and area cycling enthusiasts took advantage of the mild early spring temperatures Saturday to help physically disabled residents meet...

Veterans Council discusses ways to help disabled veterans

Published Apr. 5 2019

The Second Annual Wagons for Veterans fundraising last week, took in $27,000 for to go toward helping disabled and needy...

Officials hope to see radar dome added to historic register

Published Apr. 1 2019

With the Texarkana Regional Airport now possessing a historic Cold War site, of which there are only seven still existing...

Airport board OKs credit line for new terminal; cities must also approve financing

Published Apr. 1 2019

Texarkana Regional Airport Authority Board members agreed last week to tentatively secure a $3 million line of credit to help...

A&M dedicates soccer field

Published Mar. 31 2019

When it came to all the efforts to get the Texas A&M University-Texarkana campus established, no one could think of...

Cold weather can't deter fundraiser

Published Mar. 31 2019

Just like last year, one of the winter's last cool fronts didn't deter more then 1,000 local and areas residents...