For Nov. 2-8, 2014
IH 30 – From Sulphur River to Spur 86, repairing pavement.
LITTLE ROCK, AR (10/30/2014)(readMedia) | Caitlin Yarberry of Texarkana, Texas, is a member of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Student Philanthropy Council, Trojans Helping Trojans, for the Fall 2014 semester. The group recently launched its third Green Piggy Bank fundraiser to collect funds supporting student scholarships and programs. Each member of the council has been asked to check out 10 piggy banks to students or organizations throughout campus.
Texarkana, Texas | Applications for students entering the 2015-2016 Kindergarten Class at Martha and Josh Morriss Mathematics & Engineering School will be accepted from Monday, November 3 through Friday, December 5. Applications are available for download at www.txkisd.net or at the TISD Central Office, 4241 Summerhill Road.
Austin, Texas | The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging drivers to use extra caution in areas where children are likely to be gathering this Halloween. DPS is also encouraging parents and trick-or-treaters to make safety a priority.
Ouachita Baptist University recently honored five outstanding alumni for their personal and professional achievements and impact. The annual Alumni Milestone Awards recognize honorees representing graduation milestones over the past five decades.
The Collins Senior Center also has a Winter Trip planned for Hot Springs, Ark. on Tuesday, December 2, 2014.
The Collins Senior Center will continue its activities for senior citizens throughout the month of November. The schedule includes dominoes every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10:00 a.m., quilting on Mondays and Thursdays at 12:30 p.m., bridge on Mondays at 2:00 p.m. and Fridaya at 12:00 p.m., line dancing on Wednesdays at 2:00 p.m. and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. and hot meals each day Monday through Friday at 11:30 a.m. for those over 60 years old.
The Parks and Recreation Department will host ZUMBA in the Park on November 1, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Spring Lake Park. Come Zumba with different instructors from the Texarkana area and have a fun time while you let the music free your body with the ultimate dance-fitness party.
Arkansas High School – Natalie Hamilton, a senior at Arkansas High, was recently crowned Homecoming Queen 2014. Natalie has been a 4 year starter for the Lady Razorbacks Softball Team, she played Tennis for 3 years and was named Girls MVP.