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Family and Fireworks is tonight in Bossier City — one of the largest fireworks displays in Louisiana!

Family and Fireworks is tonight in Bossier City — one of the largest fireworks displays in Louisiana!

Family and Fireworks from First United Methodist Church of Bossier is expected to be the best summer Fourth o…

Ark-La-Tex students named to Ouachita Baptist University Spring 2019 Dean's List

Ark-La-Tex students named to Ouachita Baptist University Spring 2019 Dean's List

Ouachita Baptist University has named students for the Spring 2019 Dean’s List. The students will be included i…

Arkansas in Top 25 finish of Director's Cup for great year of sports' victories

Arkansas in Top 25 finish of Director's Cup for great year of sports' victories

It was a great year for Arkansas Athletics, and the great performance of UA teams and individual student athlet…

Cain Center design team working hard and heading towards project bid

Cain Center design team working hard and heading towards project bid

The great Mayor of Athens, Monte Montgomery, gave a community update on the Cain Center. "This week, seve…

Hope Schools Fuel Up community food and meal program will pause on July 4

Hope Schools Fuel Up community food and meal program will pause on July 4

The Hope Public School District “Fuel Up: Feeding Bodies, Fueling Minds” summer meals program will pause to obs…

Schedule school and sports physicals for Barksdale students K-12 enrolled with 2nd Medical Group

Schedule school and sports physicals for Barksdale students K-12 enrolled with 2nd Medical Group

It's time for annual physicals for school-age kids K-12. Student who are in kindergarten to 12th grade an…

Jury to Mom: 99 years for not protecting four-year old from being murdered

Jury to Mom: 99 years for not protecting four-year old from being murdered

A Bowie County jury said Khadijah Wright violated a Child Protective Services order that was supposed to keep B…

Make no mistake - the men and women of Barksdale Air Force Base are ready for anything

Make no mistake - the men and women of Barksdale Air Force Base are ready for anything

Barksdale Air Force Base just posted a video created by Senior Airman Cassandra Johnson, and it is a great repres…

Offense works hard to deliver win for Texarkana Twins over Bombers

Offense works hard to deliver win for Texarkana Twins over Bombers

Victory was secured by the Texarkana Twins last night by a hard-working offense that helped deliver the 12th wi…

Ark-La-Tex native Kacey Musgraves is a style icon: Your turn to judge her top looks

Ark-La-Tex native Kacey Musgraves is a style icon: Your turn to judge her top looks

REVIEW: Spider-Man Far From Home. Should the Ark-La-Tex see it?

REVIEW: Spider-Man Far From Home. Should the Ark-La-Tex see it?

The Ark-La-Tex region is buzzing about Spider-Man: Far From Home. But is it worth seeing?  Here is our spoil…

 Airman Leadership School Class 19-5 graduate at Barksdale

Airman Leadership School Class 19-5 graduate at Barksdale

Thursday was a great day for a graduation at Barksdale as a huge American flag was proudly touring over the newl…

Texarkana Twins score seven runs and shutout the U.S. Military Baseball Team

Texarkana Twins score seven runs and shutout the U.S. Military Baseball Team

The Texarkana Twins beat the U.S. Military. Yes, you read that right. In a crazy night that included Plate App…

Local Southeast Oklahoma fisherman wins Broken Bow Lake tournament with big bass

Local Southeast Oklahoma fisherman wins Broken Bow Lake tournament with big bass

Broken Bow Lake's Bash Fishing League found a local winner and won a nice stack of cash. Local boater John…

Voting in the Choctaw Nation General Election begins soon; Find your polling place

Voting in the Choctaw Nation General Election begins soon; Find your polling place

Early voting for the Choctaw Nation General Election begins soon, and all eligible voters are encouraged to mak…

The ArkLaTex region's best young writers from all grades wanted for writing workshop

The ArkLaTex region's best young writers from all grades wanted for writing workshop

Do you know a young writer who needs a chance to learn more about the craft of writing? Texas A&M Universi…

Hope Watermelon Festival planning begins with search for musician who will be Watermelon Idol

Hope Watermelon Festival planning begins with search for musician who will be Watermelon Idol

Are you a great singer but are still waiting for your big break? Do you think you have what it takes to win ove…

Local baseball star learns that character counts with major award

Local baseball star learns that character counts with major award

Character matters, and a local baseball star learned that today after receiving a major sports award. The Red …

Mexican government donates Spanish language textbooks to Hope Public Schools

Mexican government donates Spanish language textbooks to Hope Public Schools

Students in Hope will have an easier time finding Spanish language books right in their own libraries due to a …

The student loan crisis in the Ark-La-Tex requires a local solution

The student loan crisis in the Ark-La-Tex requires a local solution

Casey Curtis of the University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana discusses the problem of student loan debt in Sou…

Life without parole in federal prison for man who allegedly abused female and male teens

Life without parole in federal prison for man who allegedly abused female and male teens

Without a successful appeal, Stanley Rice will spend the rest of his life in federal prison for sexual assault.…

Abigail Lindsey of Shreveport wins Honors College felloship from UA Fayetteville worth $72,000

Abigail Lindsey of Shreveport wins Honors College felloship from UA Fayetteville worth $72,000

Abigail Lindsey was chosen to receive a $72,000 fellowship to cover four years of academic expenses at the U of…

Terrell Page of Magnolia High School wins Honors College felloship from UA Fayetteville worth $72,000

Terrell Page of Magnolia High School wins Honors College felloship from UA Fayetteville worth $72,000

Terrell Page was chosen to receive a $72,000 fellowship to cover four years of academic expenses at the U of A.…

Thomas Hollis of Lakeside High wins $72k four-year Honors College fellowship to the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville

Thomas Hollis of Lakeside High wins $72k four-year Honors College fellowship to the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville

Thomis Hollis was chosen to receive a $72,000 fellowship to cover four years of academic expenses at the U of A…

Twins barely get edged out in exciting game against the Generals

Twins barely get edged out in exciting game against the Generals

It was a wild night of baseball as the the Texarkana Twins took on the Victoria Generals and the Texarkana Twin…

BOOM! Property tax rates LOWERED by Texarkana ISD School Board

BOOM! Property tax rates LOWERED by Texarkana ISD School Board

You might have heard that teachers are getting a 10% to 17% pay raise in the 2019-2020 school year and expected…

Damian Coats' passing touches all Texas Tigers — but now his family needs our help

Damian Coats' passing touches all Texas Tigers — but now his family needs our help

The unexpected death of Damian Coats, a soft spoken but very friendly Texas High School football player, has …

TISD teachers will receive salary increases from 10% to 17%, depending upon experience

TISD teachers will receive salary increases from 10% to 17%, depending upon experience

Hard working teachers may be able to have a more enjoyable summer vacation after finding out that their bank ac…

East Texas family guilty of laundering sports gambling money

East Texas family guilty of laundering sports gambling money

A mother, father and son took a big gamble by running what prosecutors alleged was one of the biggest illegal s…

Former Senator Jeremy Hutchinson pleads guilty to federal charges — nephew of Gov. Hutchinson and son of Sen. Tim Hutchinson

Former Senator Jeremy Hutchinson pleads guilty to federal charges — nephew of Gov. Hutchinson and son of Sen. Tim Hutchinson

Former Arkansas State Senator Jeremy Hutchinson pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Kristine G. Bak…

Ark-La-Tex woman helps homeless and honors her late uncle with sleeping mats made from used plastic bags

Ark-La-Tex woman helps homeless and honors her late uncle with sleeping mats made from used plastic bags

The homeless community has a new advocate in the Ark-La-Tex who is working to ensure that people without ho…

Shreveport man allegedly involved in identity theft charged with 20 counts

Shreveport man allegedly involved in identity theft charged with 20 counts

A Shreveport man was arrested for twenty counts of alleged identity thefts, said Sheriff Steve Prator. Cody Wa…

Satisfied guest remembers Shreveport's Chateau Suite Hotel before it becomes Holiday Inn Express and Suites

Satisfied guest remembers Shreveport's Chateau Suite Hotel before it becomes Holiday Inn Express and Suites

Editor's note: This article is a personal reflection by a guest of Chateau Suite Hotel before it becomes Ho…