Captain Doug Avery Central Records and Communications(CRC) of Texarkana along with the Texarkana Arkanasas Police Department wants to notify the general public that Windstream landlines are experiencing an outage in Bowie County as well as in Miller County and are unable to reach 911 today (Jan. 30). The outage occurred around 10:40AM this morning.

For Texarkana and Bowie County, please use a cell phone to call either 911 or 903 798-3876.  For Miller County residents outside the city limits of Texarkana, Arkansas please use a cell phone to call 911 or 870- 774-3001 ext. 102. The problem is being worked on and hopefully restored as soon as possible. Once again, until further notice please call the numbers above, if you have an emergency that needs immediate attention.