News of the Ark-La-Tex
Leopards announce addition of Head Coach of the Lady Leopards
The Liberty-Eylau Lady Leopards basketball team is excited to announce the addition of Taqoya Monds as Head Coach of the Lady Leopards for the upcoming season.
COVID Numbers On the Rise Again
COVID cases are back on the rise in Bowie County and the Texarkana region. Hospitalizations due to COVID are also increasing, and available resources to care for COVID patients are critically low.
Call for Public Art Proposals
The Texarkana Arts & Historic District is calling for public art proposals to complete a series of outdoor found-object sculptures to be featured in downtown Texarkana called Bending the Rules III: George Tobolowsky & Friends Public Art Exhibit.
State Board of Education Recognizes Texas’s 2021 Student Heroes
Begun in 2015, the Student Heroes Award recognizes public school students who voluntarily perform acts of kindness. This year’s recipients range from fourth-grade students to high school seniors.
North Park Rd. Closure
The Texas Department of Transportation will temporarily close a section of North Park Road under the highway bridge as part of their IH-30 construction project beginning today, Wednesday July 21st.
Emergency Assistance Available for Rent/Mortgage and Water Payments
Are you having trouble paying rent due to COVID-19? Don’t get evicted. Get help.
Defense Contractor Renews TexAmericas Center Lease and Expands Operations
Cherokee Federal, a division of Cherokee Nation Businesses, a team of tribally owned federal contracting companies that serves the construction, engineering and manufacturing, and defense industries, has signed two new lease agreements with TexAmericas Center to accommodate the company’s expansion.
Update: Bridge Work to Close SH 98 Periodically on Wednesday and Thursday
Traffic will be stopped periodically during day as crews unload preconstructed concrete beams for the bridge work being conducted at the site.
New Coach for Leopards Basketball
The Liberty-Eylau Leopards basketball team has found their coach for the upcoming season.