Ross Perot to Help Texarkana College
The financial woes of Texarkana College are well known at this point. The termination of the athletic programs has been a hot topic around town.
Now, one of Texarkana's most notable former resident has taken notice and is about to do something about it. Billionaire Ross Perot is coming to town on Thursday to be make a probably donation and a challenge to the community. No one knows for sure what the donation will be or the challenge, but Perot will likely call on local business leaders, industry and common ordinary folks to step up to the plate and help save the college that gave him his post high school education start.
The TC Tomorrow Community Challenge Event will be this Thursday afternoon at 1pm on the college lawn at Robison Road and Campus Drive. Area public school students have decorated over 10,000 pennants to showcase their visions for a brighter tomorrow.
The public is invited and encouraged to attend the Challenge Community Rally.