August 13

AR Hospitalizations Drop First Time in a Week
AR Hospitalizations Drop First Time in a Week
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A growing number of Arkansas hospitals are requiring their staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19. CHI St. Vincent, St. Bernards Healthcare System, NEA Baptist and Conway Regional Health System announced the vaccine requirements for staff on Thursday as the state's COVID-19 hospitalizations dropped for the first time in nearly a week. The number of schools and universitie
Perseid Meteor Shower Peak Is Wednesday Night, August 12
Perseid Meteor Shower Peak Is Wednesday Night, August 12
Two things you can always count on in August, it's hot and the Perseid Meteor Shower.  The nice thing is there are no worries about masks or social distancing. Just step outside, chew off a piece of air, relax and watch the shooting stars. One of the great things about his year is the moon should only be about 5% full, known as a "Waxing Cresent Moon" and will set at 10:21 PM, which mean
COVID-19 Texarkana Area Update for Thursday, August 13
COVID-19 Texarkana Area Update for Thursday, August 13
Bowie County Emergency Operations Center reports a total of 796 positive COVID-19 cases, with 324 recoveries and 51 related deaths. There are currently 421 active cases being traced in Bowie County. Cass County has a total of 185 cases with 137 recoveries, 8 deaths and currently 40 active cases. Miller County has 527 total cases, 42 active positive cases, 4174 negative results, 480 recovered and 5
Texarkana, Texas Farmer’s Market Extends Season Due To Great Weather
Texarkana, Texas Farmer’s Market Extends Season Due To Great Weather
You gotta admit, the weather has been pretty great the last few days, and even though the humidity has been high when it has been hot, so far this summer it just hasn't been too bad. Well, the Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market is extending its season because we've had such great weather. The season will now go until the second weekend in August.