Are you a coffee fanatic? Does your day begin with a cup of coffee? Some people just can't get through their day without a cup of Joe. When I was a kid growing up in Texarkana my parents liked going downtown to the Jefferson Coffee Shop, which of course is no longer there...
There's old saying down south -- "Southern bred by the grace of God." Southerners love their way of life no matter what state they're from. But here in Arkansas, we're a bit more particular I guess you could say. So if you intend on becoming an Arkansan you better lo…
Let's face it, when it comes to eating out with a family it can get expensive real fast depending on how large your family is and where you decide to eat. And if you're living on a limited budget that can become very difficult for any family to do.
Countless generations of families have made eating in some local restaurants a tradition whether it be after church or just for a family outing. That led me to thinking about just how many old local restaurants are still in business in Texarkana.
The City of Texarkana, Texas has been awarded $600,000 in homelessness assistance funding as part of a grant competition under the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program from the U.S. Department of Housing Urban Development.
Summer is in full force and the weather has been really hot all across the region. Trying to stay cool if you're outdoors is not an easy thing to do unless of course you head for your favorite swimming hole. In Arkansas, there are plenty of great ones that will remind you of your childhood -- s…
The ceiling fan dilemma, which way should the blades turn to give you the most cooling potential in the summer? Our AC at home went on the blink and we were burning up so we needed the ceiling fans to be at peak performance so we could survive until the repairman came out.
In response to calls from the community from those wanting to give blood in honor of fallen officers in Baton Rouge, LifeShare Blood Centers Texarkana will be open for additional blood donations this week.
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds shoppers they can save money on certain items priced for less than $100 during the state's annual sales tax holiday. This year, the sales tax holiday is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 5-7.
The population of the capital city in many states is the largest of that state and Arkansas is no different. Little Rock is the largest city in Arkansas but what about all of the little towns that make up the character of the Natural State? Here are the top 10 smallest towns in Arkansas.