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Stories with place: Texarkana
  • Motion says Alamo ministries properties gutted 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 2:04 pm
  • TEXARKANA, Arkansas - Attorneys for two men who are owed $30 million from a civil judgment against convicted evangelist Tony Alamo say properties owned by Alamo's ministry have been stripped by his followers since a federal judge ordered that the properties be sold to help pay the debt.

  • Lawmakers: Texarkana too slow responding to audit 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 5:41 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Two Arkansas lawmakers say they are disappointed that Texarkana officials have not done more to address problems raised in an audit of financial incentives the city paid to a developer of a new hotel-convention center and water park.

  • $1M bail set in Texarkana square dancer death 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 1:50 pm
  • TEXARKANA, Arkansas - A judge has set bail at $1 million for a 65-year-old Texarkana woman accused in the December shooting death of a fellow member of a local square dancing club.

  • $6,500 reward in shooting of alligators in SW Ark. 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 12:58 pm
  • TEXARKANA, Arkansas - State and federal agencies are offering a $6,500 reward for information leading to those who shot and killed two alligators in the Pond Creek National Wildlife Refuge in southwestern Arkansas.

  • Petition calls for repeal of Texarkana tax 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 3:34 pm
  • TEXARKANA, Arkansas - A group of Texarkana residents is circulating a petition calling for a special election on whether to repeal of the city's 2 percent tax on restaurant and fast food purchases.

  • Texarkana awarded $7,700 grant to attract business 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 7:34 pm
  • TEXARKANA, Arkansas - Texarkana will receive a $7,700 grant from the state to develop sites in the Maxwell Industrial Park.

  • Man given 30 years for murder of Texas officer 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 9:25 pm
  • ROCKWALL, Texas - A 22-year-old man has gotten a 30-year prison term after his conviction on a murder charge in the hit-and-run death of a Northeast Texas police officer last year.

  • Judge orders Alamo to pay 7 abused women $525M 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 12:34 pm
  • TEXARKANA, Arkansas - An Arkansas judge has awarded another $525 million to seven women abused by Tony Alamo after no one showed up to defend the evangelist.

  • Hitchhiker accused in Arkansas deputy's death 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 11:37 am
  • TEXARKANA, Arkansas - A hitchhiker deliberately caused a multi-vehicle wreck that killed an Arkansas chief deputy who was driving him to a homeless shelter, a prosecutor said.