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Greg Bischof (Reporter)

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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.

March veterans' fundraiser to offer chuckwagon meals

Published Feb. 20 2019

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 278 will hold its second annual Wagons for Veterans fundraiser from 9 a.m. to about...

Annual Tribute to African-American Women honors five

Published Feb. 18 2019

Five local and very accomplished ladies received honor and recognition for their service to the Texarkana area during the 24th...

Hundreds on hand to Run the Line

Published Feb. 18 2019

The lower-40s temperatures, coupled with a light, blustery wind and overcast sky, seemed to make half-marathon runners even more eager...

Five honored during annual African-American Women Awards Banquet

Published Feb. 17 2019

Five local and very accomplished ladies received honor and recognition Saturday evening for their service to the Texarkana area during...

Showing support

Published Feb. 16 2019

At least 450 chili fans gathered Friday inside Texarkana College's Truman Arnold Student Center to taste at least 15 different...

Bowie County extends contract for management of jail at Bi-State

Published Feb. 12 2019

LaSalle Corrections will manage the Bi-State Justice Building jail, as well as the county's Correctional Center, for at least another...

Soulful Sounds: Black History Month celebrated in music

Published Feb. 11 2019

For hundreds of Texarkana residents, listening to powerful spiritual hymns didn't stop with the end of morning church services Sunday.

Tea and history: Area DAR members celebrate birthday of George Washington

Published Feb. 11 2019

More than 40 Texarkana-area members of Daughters of the American Revolution gathered Saturday to celebrate George Washington's birthday and to...

Airport takes steps toward new terminal

Published Feb. 4 2019

The Texarkana Regional Airport Authority Board's finance committee recommended the full board consider contracting grant writing and lobbying services aimed...

Airport considers the potential of lobbying for more grant funding

Published Feb. 1 2019

Texarkana Regional Airport Authority Board members are looking to use governmental relations and lobbying services to potentially get more state...

Tri-Schools holds Unity banquet

Published Jan. 28 2019

When the Rev. David Watson retired from his job some years back, it gave him the chance to do what...

Annual event raises money, awareness in homelessness fight

Published Jan. 26 2019

With early evening temperatures hovering near 45 degrees, a moderate wind may have cut into winter wear but not into...

MLK gala honors members of community

Published Jan. 22 2019

Three people and four organizations received recognition Sunday at the 15th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Acts of Kindness...

Students, faculty learn how to respond to active shooter

Published Jan. 21 2019

ASHDOWN, Ark.—Three University of Arkansas security police officers spoke to a group of about 25 Ashdown-area residents last week on...

'It's time to come together'

Published Jan. 20 2019

Using unity and togetherness as central themes, Mount Pisgah Baptist Church co-pastor Sandra Warren wove Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s...

Youth honor, continue King's dream

Published Jan. 19 2019

The dream that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke of more then 55 years ago had a continuing ripple effect...

Town hall meeting held at VA clinic

Published Jan. 18 2019

The Texarkana Veterans Administration Community Based Outpatient Clinic had reason to celebrate two occasions Thursday evening.

Ratcliffe's office honors work of county officials

Published Jan. 15 2019

The Bowie County Commissioners Court received some positive congressional recognition during its meeting Monday.

Two area cities see drop in November sales-tax revenue

Published Jan. 14 2019

Recent sales tax distribution records released by the Texas State Comptrollers Office suggest that two Bowie County cities hit a...

Thousands turn out to support injured trooper

Published Jan. 13 2019

ASHDOWN, Ark.—Community, city, county and state lines proved to be no barrier for thousands of residents who came to Ashdown...