Arkansas man gets life in prison for 2013 killing
The Texarkana Gazette reports a Miller County jury returned the verdict for 26-year-old Serandon Ramon Starling on Wednesday afternoon.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Committee to focus on new no-kill animal shelter
Staff photo by Evan Lewis Texarkana, Ark., City Manager Harold Boldt announces a newly formed advisory committee to oversee the operations of the Animal Care and Adoption Center.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Directors look at state of city's parks
Staff photo by Cecil Anderson The city of Texarkana, Ark., has spent $42,000 on a walking trail and sign at George Williams Park.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Haak wants to 'eliminate divisiveness' on city board
Staff photo by Evan Lewis David Haak formally announces his candidacy for mayor of Texarkana, Ark., Monday morning during a press conference at City Hall.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Three arrested on burglary charges
Police were dispatched to a burglary call about 10:15 a.m. in the 2400 block of W. 12th Street, said Sgt.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Submitted photo Arkansas High School graduate Brittany Edwardes earned a college degree in education and a Fulbright Scholarship to teach for a year in Malaysia.
TAPD arrests man on felony domestic battery charge
Keith Torrence, was arrested on a second-degree domestic battery charge, which is a felony, said Officer Kristi Mitchell, Texarkana, Ark., Police Department spokeswoman.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Farmers Bank of Magnolia Makes Deal to Buy 1st Bank of Texarkana, Texas
Farmers Bank & Trust of Magnolia has made a deal to buy 1st Bank of Texarkana, Texas, the two banks announced Monday.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Motorcyclist dead after deer struck
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Brave Combo, Kat Hood and Chuck Gilbert hit stage
Brave Combo will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday in a free show at Basin Spring Park in Eureka Springs, as part The Denton, Texas, group -- known for its "nuclear polka" approach to reinterpreting music -- has released more than 40 albums and has played at many a venue in Arkansas.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Texarkana Man, "Fifty" Arrested for Dealing Meth
A Texarkana man has been sentenced to 140 months in prison for possession of meth.
Locally Heavy, Strong Storms to Aim for East Coast, South and Plains
Showers and drenching, locally gusty thunderstorms will focus in the South, central Plains and Southwest into Wednesday night, while a few storms will also ignite in the Northeast.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Submitted photo Arkansas State Rep. Prissy Hickerson, R-Texarkana, and state Sen. Jimmy Hickey, R-Texarkana, present a check for $9,678 in General Improvement Funds to Texarkana, Ark., Baseball Association for capital improvements to the fields and structures at Ed Worrell Memorial Park.
Suspect arrested in bank robbery
Robert Russell, 44, of Texarkana, Ark., was arrested on robbery and some unrelated charges for warrants, said Sgt.
KPLC-TV Lake Charles
ETX firefighter en route to blaze injured in head-on wreck
An East Texas firefighter is in a hospital Monday night after being in a head-on collision on the way to a call.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Keno Pause Opens New Fight Over Lottery
Arkansas lottery officials won't just be making the case for why they should be allowed to expand their games to include offerings such as keno when the Legislature meets next year.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Governor adds lottery to special session agenda
Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe on Friday added a proposal to the agenda for next week's legislative session prohibiting the state lottery from adding monitor games such as keno, saying he has received assurances there are enough votes in the House to pass the measure.