A Texarkana woman was killed in a single-vehicle wreck on Interstate 30 early Sunday morning. According to Texas DPS, the crash was around 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning around 20 miles from New Boston. The driver lost control on an icy bridge causing the vehicle to hit the concrete side rails.Continue Reading

Texas Rangers will investigate the death of a female inmate in isolation at the Harrison County Jail. Authorities say the woman was having trouble breathing, and they provided medical assistance by staff and EMS. They transported her to a Longview hospital, where she later died.Continue Reading

Retired teachers in Texas have started receiving an extra check from the Teacher Retirement System. State Representative Greg Bonnen of Galveston pushed for that “13th check” during last year’s legislative session. As a result, lawmakers approved $700-million to pay more than 400-thousand retired school employees. The first checks went outContinue Reading

Bowie County   I-30 – From FM 989 to AR State Line, reconstructing and widening highway, daytime work in median. Motorists should watch for trucks and equipment pulling onto the interstate SH 8 – At Sulphur River, replacing bridges SH 98 – At Anderson Creek, bridge replacement. Traffic restricted toContinue Reading

There is a critical need for volunteer blood donors across the region as the demand for blood from local hospitals far exceeds the number of blood donations. LifeShare Blood Center supplies dozens of hospitals in Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas with hundreds of blood products each day. This blood treats criticalContinue Reading

Shirley Ann Clements, age 87, of Atlanta, Texas, went to be with the Lord, Wednesday, January 12, 2022 in a local nursing home. She was born November 27, 1934 in Marshall, Texas to Bernard and Edna McNeil. Shirley was a member of First Baptist Church, Atlanta and was an avidContinue Reading

 The Don’t mess with Texas Scholarship Contest is now accepting applications for the 2022 school year. Any Texas high school senior currently attending public, private or home school and planning to attend an accredited Texas college or university in the fall 2022 semester is eligible to apply. Judges will select winners basedContinue Reading