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Did you know all of the amazing things happening around Texarkana? Our Did You Know category covers everything important to, in, and around Texarkana. Get to know what makes our region unique and special – all thanks to the people that call Texarkana their home.

2021 UIL Theatre State Champs are from PG High School!

The University Interscholastic League of Texas (UIL) Theatre State Championship awarded to PG’s Theatre Team is…

Texarkana Educators Get Highest Honors of All School Districts from Texarkana to Sulphur Springs!

We lift up two of our Outstanding Texarkana Educators – named among the BEST IN…

Arkansas High School Boys’ Track & Field Won State in Hot Springs

Congratulations to Arkansas High School boys track team for being 5A State Champions! Another Texarkana superlative…

Texarkana has joined the Texas leaders offering “Beds for Kids” Ministry

In 2018, Mr. Artie Erwin realized a need for providing beds for children in the…

TAMU-T Police Department Earns Top State Honors for Excellence

The Texas A&M University-Texarkana Police Department (UPD) was recently recognized for its voluntary compliance with…

Amy Stanley, local sexual assault survivor, helps get new law passed where victims can compel attackers be HIV tested

Texarkana Gazette 4/13/21Photo Credit: KTBS News LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas – Amy Stanley was left on…

Pleasant Grove High School Journalism Department Earns Top Awards in Texas Competition

Pleasant Grove High School journalism students won 27 of the top awards in the Texas…

Texas High School Highsteppers Awarded Large Team National Grand Champion Title

The Texas HighSteppers of Texas High School earned the Large Team National Grand Champion Title…

Mayo Manufacturing Corporation Produced PPE for Healthcare Workers, First Responders, Texas Natives.

At the peak of the pandemic, Mayo Manufacturing Corporation produced PPE for healthcare workers, first responders and…

Dr. Benjamin Neuman
Ben Neuman, PhD is a world renowned virologist and a local expert on COVID-19.

Ben Neuman, PhD is a world renowned virologist and former head of the Biology department…