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Repaint the town

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...

Future of the Four States

Future of the Four States

December 8, 2018

A unified vision of regional growth has led to a new initiative to boost economic development of Southwest Arkansas and Northeast Texas. Both Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and Texas Governor Greg Abbott along with the Texarkana mayors announced the creation AR-TX Regional Economic Development Initiati...

History of hangouts

History of hangouts

November 14, 2018

From burgers and root beer floats at the local A&W to nuggets and sweet tea at the renowned Chick-fil-a, the history of hangouts has left its mark on Texarkana. Throughout the years, hangouts have evolved from drive-ins, to parking lots off State Line, to the multiple restaurants of today. Durin...

History found downtown

History found downtown

October 16, 2018

Forgotten history is revived along the streets of Downtown Texarkana

Deck the halls

Deck the halls

November 26, 2015

Holiday season is back again and stronger than ever. For the past 30 years, the holidays have always been welcomed with a Texarkana tradition- Mistletoe Fair. Held from Nov. 19-22, the event was a huge opportunity for people to get into the holiday spirit. “I’ve gone for as long as I can remember,”...

Funneling in to Texarkana

Funneling in to Texarkana

September 10, 2015

The 71st Annual Four States Fair and Rodeo will kick off Friday at the Four States Fairgrounds. The fair will run through Sept. 20 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., and tickets will cost from $5-$7. “I’m most excited about the food because they have really good curly fries and lemonade that I get every year I...

Charming new additions

Charming new additions

June 2, 2015

Over the past month, ULTA, Charming Charlie’s and Dress Barn have come to Texarkana. Just in case you haven’t had the time to visit any of them, here are some short reviews of the stores. ULTA Cosmetics ULTA is the epitome of all beauty supply stores. It can only be described as a mixture of Bat...

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...

Walmart Neighborhood Market holds grand opening Wednesday

Walmart Neighborhood Market holds grand opening Wednesday

January 26, 2015

The new Walmart Neighborhood Market off of Summerhill Road had a grand Wednesday morning, Jan. 21. The varsity cheerleaders and Tiger band were present for the ceremony, as well as Titus and Trochia. Store manager Anthony Porchia expressed his support for the city and his future plans to involve...

Parade of the season

Parade of the season

December 4, 2014

Dark and dreary downtown Texarkana was lit up once again in the spirit of the holidays. The 30th Annual Main Street Christmas Parade was celebrated Dec. 1. Students from bands, drill teams and other spirit organizations from schools all over the town came to march in the parade. “I have participated...

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