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SWAR shooting suspect in custody
A Hempstead County man wanted for a shooting near Washington, Arkansas is now in custody. James Stuart, 61, turned himself into deputies at the Hempstead County Sheriff's Office.
Update: Two die in 3-vehicle Hempstead County wreck
UPDATE: The Arkansas State Police has reported that Walter S. Conway, 73, of Hope has succumbed to injuries suffered in the accident reported on below. A Texarkana man was killed in a three-vehicle accident the morning of Monday, Nov. 26 on Highway 278 West in Hempstead County, according to the Arka
SWAR man turns himself in, accused of shooting friend over horses
TEXARKANA, TEXAS (KSLA) - A man accused of shooting a friend has turned himself in on Tuesday morning. James Stuart, 61, of Washington, Arkansas was on the run since Dec. 9. He faces charges of attempted first degree murder, first degree battery and terroristic act charges.
Jury selection to begin in Bowie County murder trial
NEW BOSTON, Texas: Jury selection is scheduled to begin Tuesday morning in New Boston at the Bowie County courthouse for a man accused of ending a fight over a football game with a gun.
Texarkana residents respond to housing proposal
TEXARKANA, Texas - Residents of Texarkana, Texas, are speaking out about a proposal for a low-income housing development. It was standing-room only as the public was invited to voice their opinions at Monday night's city council meeting. Up for comment were plans for the development of an apartment
Newk’s Texarkana Location Now Open
Newk’s Eatery newest location is now open in Texarkana, Texas. The Texarkana location of Newk’s Eatery opened for business 10:30 a.m. Monday at 3001 Mall Drive. Newk’s is a chain of fast casual cafés which operates over 100 restaurants in 13 states. It was founded in 2004 by the same team that found
Free Job Training Opportunity for Laid Off Red River Army Depot Workers
Were you or someone you know laid off from Red River Army Depot or one of its contractors within the last year? Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas has partnered with Texarkana College to provide assistance and training to get you back to employment.
Women For A&M-Texarkana Donates $97,500 to TAMUT Scholarships
Women for A&M-Texarkana, a dynamic group of over 300 women working to enhance economic development, cultural enrichment, and generate money for scholarships and degree programs at Texas A&M University- Texarkana, recently donated $97,500 to two scholarship funds at the university.
Man gets life plus 20 years for child sex abuse
A Miller County jury of six men and six women sentenced a man to life in prison plus 20 years Friday for sexually abusing a 6-year-old girl in 2004 and 2005. Gerald Herbert Lowery, 58, was sentenced by the jury to life in prison for rape and to 20 years for second-degree sexual assault. Circuit Judg
TC bids farewell to president
TEXARKANA, Texas - The community bid farewell on Tuesday to Texarkana College President James Henry Russell. Russell is leaving his post at the school for a job in the private sector. He'll join Bunch Wholesale, Incorporated, as the executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Longtime Texarkana collectibles store closing
Rows upon rows of toys and collectibles greet those entering Lane's Gifts and Collectibles. Most notably—dolls of obvious high-quality make gaze back at shoppers. This is the site that has greeted shoppers since being established in its original location next to Roger's Marine. Now at its current lo
Texarkana church thankful after redo
TEXARKANA -- After nearly seven months, interior renovations at St. Edward Catholic Church are complete. Parishioners experienced their first Mass in the renovated building the weekend before Thanksgiving. The church's pastor, the Rev. James West, said the timing itself was a blessing.
TAPD Cops With Kids Meal Scheduled for Dec. 13
The annual Cops and Kids meal will be this Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the Four States Fair Grounds Fine Arts Building. Police Officers of the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department will meet at the station at 5PM and form two convoys; one parade formation will travel to The Texarkana Baptist Orpha
Main Street Texarkana unveils newest historic ornament
Rialto-Harrell Building ornament from Main Street Texarkana. The 2018 Main Street Christmas Ornament featuring the historic Rialto-Harrell Building is now available. In 1902, Benjamin Foreman and George W. Fouke founded the building at 317 N. State Line Ave., Texarkana, Texas.
Clarksville hoops team rebounds to make consolation championship
NEW BOSTON — After falling in the first two games of the young season to North Lamar and Texarkana Arkansas High, No. 8-ranked Clarksville roared back to capture their first win of the season, defeating the Hope Arkansas Bobcats on Friday evening, 48-41 in consolation-round action in the Gunslinger
Man on mission for diabetes crosses through southwest Arkansas
He has lugged the large thick rubber globe thousands and thousands of miles, Erik Bendl says of his gimmick to draw attention to diabetes. Bendl crossed through Nashville, Sunday, getting a couple of meals, speaking to a church congregation, and finding a courtesy motel room before setting out again
The Massive Arkansas Snow Slide That Will Make Everyone Feel Like A Kid Again
Snow in Arkansas is rather unpredictable but this year Arkansans can bet on having one spectacular snow day. The 1st Annual Little River County Snow Day in Ashdown will feature real snow and festive activities. Everyone will feel like a kid again when they ride down the event’s massive snow slide. L
Passenger ejected from car in police chase dies; Driver faces murder charge
A male passenger ejected from a vehicle during a police chase early Monday has died and the vehicle's alleged driver faces a murder charge and multiple other charges, according to a Wake Village Police Department press release.
Mallory Miller of Lockesburg interns at PEAK Therapy Services
Mallory Miller, of Lockesburg, is interning with PEAK Therapy Services, an outpatient private practice clinic in De Queen, Arkansas. Miller is a senior Exercise Science major at Southern Arkansas University in the Department of Health, Kinesiology and Recreation. She is spending this fall semester u
Police: Texarkana man's 9-story fall from apartment building ruled suicide
A 76-year-old man's death has been ruled a suicide after he jumped from the ninth floor of the Robison Terrace high rise apartment building in Texarkana, Texas, early Wednesday.