Austin, Texas | [On August 28, 2014,] Travis County District Judge John Dietz issued a ruling declaring that the way Texas funds its public schools is unconstitutional. The head of state’s largest educator group called the ruling a victory for the more than 5 million Texas public schoolchildren.
According to the Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas, Local schools receive "Superior Achievement" rating by the Texas Education Agency: Dekalb ISD, Hooks ISD, Maud ISD, New Boston ISD, Redwater ISD, Texarkana ISD, Liberty Eylau ISD, Simms ISD, Malta ISD, Red Lick ISD, Atlanta ISD, Hughes Springs ISD, Linden Kildare Cons ISD, McLeod ISD, Queen City ISD, Bloomburg ISD, and Avinger ISD. (more…)
On September 27th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Miller County Sheriff's Office and the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your medications for disposal to the Miller County Sheriff Department’s drop off box located at 2300 East Street in Texarkana, Arkansas.