The Texarkana Area Chapter of The American Red Cross is seeking to increase its pool of disaster volunteers in advance of tornado season by offering disaster training courses.The training will be offered this Saturday February 23rd at 10 a.m. at the local Chapter located at 821 Spruce Street in Texarkana,Texas. Also, Disaster Assessment Training for the multi-state disaster assessment drill will be Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Chapter.

This training will allow you to participate in the tornado disaster drill that will take place across the states of Texas and Oklahoma on Saturday March 2nd.

To get involved go to and click on the volunteer link or call (903) 793-5602.