Karl Richter (Reporter)
Karl Richter has more than 20 years' experience as a writer and editor in journalism, corporate communications, marketing and academia. A lifelong Texan, he holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Southern Methodist University and a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing from Sarah Lawrence College.
A bill that would make it easier for TexAmericas Center to attract new businesses to the region has been passed...
A new plan to finance renovating Texarkana's animal shelter is on the Arkansas-side Board of Directors' agenda.
Walk On's Bistreaux & Bar, a Baton Rouge, La.-based sports bar franchise, plans to open a location in Texarkana, Texas.
A trio of new, state-of-the-art fire trucks shared the spotlight during an open house Thursday at Texarkana, Ark., Fire Department's...
Early voting is underway in an election for Position 5 on the Genoa Central School District's Board of Education.
Seat belt use saves lives: That's the message local, state and federal agencies are sending with a national campaign beginning...
The Texarkana, Ark., Board of Directors voted Tuesday to approve an ordinance changing how the city charges multifamily residences for...
Work rebuilding North Park Road between Lynn Street and the entrance to Spring Lake Park will begin Tuesday.
Sparks in the Park will happen this year after all, thanks to the sponsorship of Cooper Tire and Rubber Co.
A new ladder truck and two new pumper trucks will be on display during a Texarkana, Ark., Fire Department open...
During a regular meeting Monday, the Texarkana, Texas, City Council heard no objections to a proposed annexation.
Sparks in the Park may be back on, thanks to an allocation by the Texarkana, Ark., Advertising and Promotion Commission.
A grant of $1 million will pay for a new facility for Texarkana, Texas' Temple Memorial Rehabilitation Center.
The Texarkana, Ark., Board of Directors will meet today to complete deliberation and vote on a measure delayed last week.
Texarkana, Texas' state senator says his election bill would improve security, but civil rights advocates claim it would cause more...
Eight public hearings make up the agenda for Monday's regular meeting of the Texarkana, Texas, City Council.
The community yard sale and electronics recycling drive first scheduled for Saturday at Spring Lake Park has been postponed until...
Green Texarkana, the Arkansas side's monthly recycling drive, has been discontinued, the city announced Thursday.
Texarkana's traditional Independence Day celebration Sparks in the Park will not take place this year because of a lack of...
This summer's Movies in the Park series begins with a buzz and ends with a splash.