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Family members help add finishing touches to Danielle Hamblett's mural. More murals are expected to be painted downtown by the end of the year.

Repaint the town

October 30, 2019

People pose in front of the brightly colored murals that engulf downtown Texarkana. Teenagers post pictures across social media, allowing the popularity of the murals continue to grow. This year, more than five murals were created one paint stroke at a time by artists who set aside time to enhance t...

The Ace of Clubs house still remains downtown. The home had the first colored television set in Texarkana.

History found downtown

October 16, 2018

Forgotten history is revived along the streets of Downtown Texarkana

graphic by Langley Leverett

Annual Christmas parade tonight

December 4, 2017

The annual 33rd Main Street Christmas Parade begins tonight at 7 p.m. This year's float theme is "Gingerbread Village." The parade will be led by camels, following the floats, and then any community applications afterwards.  There is no cost, although Main Street Texarkana is seeking donations ...

Bettering the community

Bettering the community

June 2, 2015

Alongside RailFest, Better Block Texarkana was all day Saturday, May 16. During Better Block, small business owners occupy buildings along Broad Street and sell their products to visitors. “I love Downtown Texarkana, Texas and Arkansas,” BL Tees Apparel owner and Better Block vendor Cassidy...

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