J.W.’s News Update: Friday November 4, 2011
An underpass in Texarkana is closed following an accident. Texarkana Texas Police say the underpass support structure on West 40th just West of Texas Boulevard has been struck causing the street to be closed at the point. Authorities ask that you slow down in that area and pay close attention to detour signs and workers present.
Hiring slowed in October as employers faced more uncertainty over future economic growth. The Labor Department says the economy added 80,000 jobs last month, the fewest in four months and below September’s revised total of 158,000. However the unemployment rate dipped to 9% from 9.1% the previous month.
High school football around the area tonight:
Texas High has the night off.
L-E plays at Mt. Vernon.
PG visits North Lamar
Arkansas High hosts Sheridan.