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Serial child sex abuser gets life without parole | Texarkana Today
AdvertisementNEW BOSTON, Texas: A Bowie County jury sentenced a child predator to the maximum possible sentence Thursday after deliberating for less than 10 minutes.Todd Peck, 51, was found guilty of the continuous sexual abuse of a child under 14 involving a now 14-year-old girl who was sexually ab
Local businessman only person to qualify for mayor's seat
TEXARKANA, Ark - Mil-Way Federal Credit Union CEO Allen Brown is running unopposed in the mayoral race in Texarkana, Arkansas.
Texarkana Arkansas Police Say Pay Attention Around School Zones
Sometimes it is not clear to motorists when these zones are enforced by law enforcement officers. A good rule to remember is an hour prior to school beginning and an hour after school lets out. Why the whole hour? The signs...posted usually say "when children are present". Children start walking to
Probation, restitution, hefty fine for former Texarkana foot doctor | Texarkana Today
AdvertisementA podiatrist who once operated Dr. Petty’s foot clinic in Texarkana, Texas, was sentenced to five years federal probation Tuesday for healthcare fraud.Glenn Gregg Petty, 53, appeared for sentencing Tuesday before U.S. District Judge Robert Schroeder III in the Texarkana Division of the
Kids tied down with bungee cords in truck bed, WA police say
PUYALLUP, WA (KIRO/CNN) – A mother is facing charges in Washington state after police said they found her children riding in a truck bed, secured only by bungee cords.
Prosecutor describes defendant as predator in Bowie County sexual abuse trial | Texarkana Today
AdvertisementNEW BOSTON, Texas: The state rested its case Wednesday afternoon in the trial of a man accused of preying on girls whose youth and family circumstances made them vulnerable targets.Todd Peck, 51, whispered to his lawyer and took notes as five different witnesses, ages 14 to 24, testifie
Longtime Dierks cop, council member resign
When the meeting returned to open session, the council unanimously accepted Icenhower’s two-sentence resignation read by Dierks Mayor Terry Mounts. The resignation letter stated, “I, Jason Icenhower, am resigning my position at the Dierks Police Department. My resignation is effective immediately.”
New Boston's Pioneer Days continues today
Since the festival's 1970 inception, the three-day event continues to attract at least 5,000 patrons from as far away as Mount Pleasant, Texas; Hope, Ark.; and even Tyler, Texas, said Festival Chairman Charlie Clark.
ATM Robbery Leads to Three Arrests in Houston | Texarkana Today
AdvertisementTEXARKANA, TEXAS – The Texarkana Texas Police Department continues to investigate a robbery that occurred at an ATM in the 3300 block of North State Line Avenue on Tuesday evening. The three suspects were later arrested in Houston.Officers were dispatched to the report of the robbery at
Scrappers open season Monday (Aug. 20) at War Memorial
The Scrapper season will get an early start when Nashville plays Watson Chapel in the 103.7 The Buzz Kickoff Classic Monday, Aug. 20, at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m.
Oversees hiring event to be held Friday in Hooks, Texas
The AECOM corporation, which stands for Architecture, Engineering, Consulting, Operations, and Maintenance, will be hosting the event on Friday, August 17th from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Building 12 near the TexAmericas Center.
Outdoor warning sirens to be tested in Texarkana, Arkansas
Starting Wednesday, August 22nd, the storm sirens will be tested weekly on each Wednesday at noon.
Man accused of fleeing police flees courtroom
While Jeremy Stuehrenberg returned to court wearing a pair of locking metal bracelets, the rest of his post-arrest attire clearly violated the court's dress code. By the time he was escorted back into 202nd District Judge John Tidwell's court by Officer Heath Littlejohn, defendant Stuehrenberg was s
Neighbor helps deputy arrest home invasion suspect | Texarkana Today
A neighbor, Ronald Pippen, came out of his home and assisted Deputy Carrier in detaining this suspect until another deputy could arrive. When Deputy Brady Cooper arrived, the suspect submitted to the deputies’ commands and was taken into custody.
Mobile home park owner facing felony sewage charge | Texarkana Today
AdvertisementThe owner of a Redwater, Texas, mobile home park has been charged with a felony for allegedly allowing raw sewage to run onto and from his property without action for more than a year.David Michael Clampitt, 45, of Shreveport, La., was arrested last month for intentionally or knowingly
Miss Howard County Fair Queen Pageant, Talent Show Sept. 15
The Miss Howard County Fair Queen Pageant and Talent Show will be held Saturday, Sept. 15 in a yet-to-be-determined location, according to organizer Suzy Powell.
Sam Adams brewery protest after CEO's Trump dinner remarks
The sign says “Shame!” and “Sam Adams (heart) Trump.” It’s a response to Jim Koch, the founder of Sam Adams producer Boston Beer Company, endorsing Trump’s tax cuts.
Suspects who robbed man at local ATM arrested in Houston
A witness, who was unaware a robbery had just occurred, became suspicious after seeing the two men running to a vehicle driven by a third person that had been waiting on Magnolia Street.
TASD begins new school year with big changes
The first phase includes some changes on the elementary campuses, a 6th Grade Academy, and construction to begin on a new middle school.
Laid-Off Depot Workers in Texarkana Find New Career Truck Driving
"As far as job placement, every one of the students that complete the program were able to secure jobs," says Brandon Washington, TC Dean.