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August 21st, 2014

Four States Fair celebrates 70th year anniversary

Four States Fair celebrates 70th year anniversary
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July 8th, 2014

AA World Series 2014 Dixie Youth Baseball Texarkana, AR

AA World Series 2014 Dixie Youth Baseball Texarkana, AR
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July 2nd, 2014

Texarkana Arkansas Baseball Association

Texarkana Arkansas Baseball Association
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June 30th, 2014

Public Notice - Road Closure - Four States Fair Parkway (Old SH 245) from Sugar Hill Road to Wuthering Heights Lane

Four States Fair Parkway is open to traffic.

Street Division of Public Works Department worked overtime all week on this project to minimize the closure.

June 26th, 2014

Public Meeting Invitation

The City of Texarkana, Arkansas invites its citizens and other interested persons to three public meetings at the following locations:

Sandflat Neighborhood Center, 209 E. 14th Street, Texarkana, Arkansas, on Tuesday July 1, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.

Iron Mountain Neighborhood Center, 1101 Couch Street, Texarkana, Arkansas, on Tuesday July 1, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.

College Hill Center, 1002 Ferguson Street, Texarkana, Arkansas, on Wednesday July 2, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.

City Hall, 216 Walnut Street, Texarkana, Arkansas, on Thursday July 10, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.

The purpose of the meeting is to identify potential outdoor park and recreation needs and priorities for 2015. Following the identification process, city officials will select those priorities to be submitted to the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism for a matching grant application. Ethnic minorities, persons with special needs, elderly persons over 55, and special interest groups are encouraged to attend and participate. For those unable to attend the meeting, you may phone 870-779-4971. Written comments may be submitted to City of
Texarkana, P.O. Box 2711, Texarkana, AR 75504.

June 17th, 2014

Sparks in the Park returns to Fairgrounds on 4th of July

Sparks in the Park returns to Fairgrounds on 4th of July
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June 17th, 2014

Public Notice - Road Closure - Four States Fair Parkway (Old SH 245) from Sugar Hill Road to Wuthering Heights Lane

Public Notice - Road Closure - Four States Fair Parkway (Old SH 245) from Sugar Hill Road to Wuthering Heights Lane
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Four States Fair Parkway (Old SH 245) will be closed for traffic beginning Monday, June 23, 2014 to perform drainage pipe demolition and replacement. The work is expected to take 2 weeks and be opened for traffic July 8, 2014. Please see the attached map.

Citizens may take Sammy Lane, Sanderson Lane, Jefferson Avenue or State Line Avenue as alternate routes to Interstate Highway 30 and points south.

Special Notice Inclusion for Trinity Baptist Church thru tcs@trintywarriors.org and wcsaxby@yahoo.com (Pastor Bill Saxby) by Blind Copy.

May 5th, 2014

CITY OF TEXARKANA FY 2015 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM FIVE YEAR ACTION PLAN ANNOUNCEMENT OF PUBLIC HEARINGS

The City of Texarkana, Arkansas ANTICIPATES that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will allocate Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds in an amount of $248,981.00. Agencies, organizations, public institutions and all citizens are invited to attend public hearings for the intent of providing input for budgeting of expenditures of funds administered by the Public Works Department annual Action Plan. You may also bring recommendations to the Public Works Office Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Texarkana, Arkansas, City Hall Lower level.

Three (3) public hearings are scheduled at the following times and locations:

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. Iron Mountain Neighborhood Center, 1101 Couch Street, Texarkana, Arkansas

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Sandflat/Glendale Neighborhood Center, 209 E. 14th Street, Texarkana, Arkansas

Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. College Hill Center, 1002 Ferguson Street, Texarkana, Arkansas

Technical questions regarding eligible CDBG activities should be directed to Tracie Lee, CDBG Administrator at (870) 779-1354.

April 21st, 2014

4th Annual RailFest Returns to Front Street May 10th

4th Annual RailFest Returns to Front Street May 10th
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Day Events: (Noon 5pm)
$5 admission, Kids 10 & under FREE


Big Jakes’s BBQ Rib & Chicken cook off

Download Entry Form here


Live Music

Luke Betchner
The Moss Brothers
Slick Leo


For Kids

Bounce Houses
Rock Climbing Wall
Spin Machine
Train Ride
Yogurt eating contest

Concessions

Crawfish
BBQ
Hot Dogs
Baby Granny’s Baked Goods
Bearded Brothers Yogurt
Fair Food (funnel Cakes, Cotton Candy etc)
Beer Sales
And much more!


Evening Concert: (6pm-10pm)
Tickets $12 at the door


Ms. Mac & the Groovetones

Jack Ingram


Order online:
http://www.outhousetickets.com/Venue/Railfest_Texarkana/


Special Thanks to




Visit us on Facebook www.Facebook.com/RailFest
E-Mail: TexarkanaFrontStreet@yahoo.com


March 6th, 2014

Four States Auto Museum Spring Car Show

Four States Auto Museum Spring Car Show
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March 6th, 2014

Four States Cruise Nights

Four States Cruise Nights
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