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Pleasant Grove Booster Club Treasurer Guilty of Wire Fraud

TEXARKANA, Texas – A 42-year-old Texarkana, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown and FBI Special Agent in Charge Matthew J....

Pleasant Grove ISD Volunteer Ashley Gibbs chosen for 2019 Heroes for Children Award

Ashley Gibbs has been named the recipient of the 2019 Heroes for Children Award given by the Texas State Board of Education. This is a prestigious award given to only 15 awardees statewide for...

Jury convicts man of sexually assaulting woman at gunpoint

NEW BOSTON, Texas: A Bowie County jury found a 21-year-old man guilty of two counts of aggravated sexual assault with a deadly weapon Wednesday after less than an hour of deliberations. The victim testified...

Flying Burger & Seafood opening in Texarkana on Monday

Flying Burger and Seafood on Summerhill Rd. will be opening for business on Monday, September 16. The restaurant is located next to Bank OZK in the 5200 block of Summerhill Rd. Entrées served at the Flying...

Texarkana’s Entertainment District Needs A New Name

Last night the Texarkana, Arkansas City Planning Commission held its fifth workshop and second public forum to finetune details concerning the proposed Entertainment District. Issues resolved were: Outside adult beverages may not be brought...

Bowie and Miller County Under Burn Ban

Both Bowie and Miller County are currently under a burn ban. Miller County issued the ban on September 8. Bowie County issued it on September 10.

George Merrill Promoted to BancorpSouth President

TEXARKANA, Texas -- September 10, 2019 – BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE: BXS) announced today the promotion of George Merrill to president - Texarkana market community bank. In his new role, Merrill will be responsible for...