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‘Wade Bowen’ Highlights The Great Live Music In Texarkana

Check out all of the great live music in Texarkana this weekend that kicks off tonight with "Local Brews, Local Bites" with "Dave Howe and the Howlers". I have included some youtube videos as well so you can not only see what these bands look like and how they sound. Let's see who is playing in Texarkana this weekend.
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Don’t Miss The Stud Muffin Contest Saturday at the Elks Lodge in Texarkana

It will be a very busy day this Saturday at the Elke's Texas Lodge #2771 located at 3702 New Boston Rd this Saturday, but a great day for area Veterans. The Elkes will start the day with something they do on the 3rd Saturday of every month, they call it Elke's Breakfast and it's FREE for Veterans, Law Enforcement, and First Responders in uniform. All others are welcome too for a nominal charge of just $5.
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The Most Iconic Food In The State Of Arkansas Isn’t What You Think

I cannot believe this is the most iconic food in Arkansas. You know if there is a story about food I am all in. So I got stuck in one of those 'rabbit holes' on youtube and a video caught my eye on the most iconic food in every state. So of course I had to find out what is the iconic food in our area. Just to give you an idea of the kind of food we are talking about.

‘Peak Fighting Texarkana’ Contest Rules

Now through 11:59 pm on Wednesday, May 18th, using the Power 95-9 Mobile App, listeners are asked to send us a message through the Power 95-9 app for tickets to the Peak Fighting of Texarkana. 5 random winners will be announced on the morning of Thursday May 19th: Each winner...

5 Off-the-Beaten-Path Swimming Holes to Visit in Arkansas

Are you ready for summer? The long Memorial holiday weekend is right around the corner and some of the best swimming holes are located in Arkansas. Many of you will be heading outdoors to the lakes, rivers, and yes, swimming holes to unofficially welcome the summer season. There's just something special about finding an off-the-beaten-path swimming hole where you can launch yourself off some bluff or a rope swing to dive into the water.

Motorcycle Deaths Rose in 2021 Right Here in East Texas

Word has it that 11 motorcyclists were killed on East Texas roadways last year, that number went up from the year before. We need to "Share The Road" Texas. The year 2021 brought us more than 500 motorcycle deaths on Texas roadways, here in the TxDOT Atlanta District there were 125 motorcycle crashes which resulted in 11 deaths during that same period. That's one more death than in 2020 and many more were seriously injured. In 2021 the Atlanta District had 37 motorcyclists suffer serious injuries.

TRAHC Quilting Camp With Betty Huntley June 6 In Texarkana

The Texarkana Regional Arts and Humanities Council presents "Quilting Camp with Betty Huntley" from June 6-10 in Texarkana. This is what the folks at TRAHC had to say about this upcoming event:. Join us at the Regional Arts Center June 6-10 for our quilting camp with expert quilter Bettie Huntley....

People Are Driving From Everywhere to See the Leaking Johnny Cash in Arkansas

Kingsland, Arkansas is best known for being the home of the legendary Johnny Cash. However, now it may become known as the leaking Johnny Cash. That's because a 50,000-gallon water tower that features a silhouette image of Johnny Cash standing with his guitar has sprung a leak due to vandals who shot at the water tank. A bullet was shot through his pants purposely to make it appear that the Man in Black is, excuse the word, urinating on the ground below. The leak has been going on for about a week now and the story has gone viral on social media and the internet or should I say, streaming nationwide.

Temple Memorial ‘Drawdown And Casino Night’ August 4

Please join Temple Memorial Rehabilitation Center for their annual 'Drawdown and Casino Night' on August 4th, from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. at Crossties in downtown Texarkana. This is what Temple Memorial Treatment Center Had to say about this great fundraiser:. Temple Memorial Pediatric Center is bringing our Annual Drawdown &...

Rocky Point Adventures 68 Minutes from Texarkana

Have you heard the great news? Rocky Point Adventures just opened in Lonestar, Texas, 68 minutes from Texarkana. This is the Ark-La-Tex's only Floating Obstacle Course and Children's Aqua Park in the area. Family-owned and operated Rocky Point Adventures promises the highest quality equipment with the safest standards to provide an outdoor experience of a lifetime for all ages. The one and only beach resort is located on Ellison Creek Reservoir aka Lone Star Lake and features an 8000 square foot floating water challenge that will definitely challenge those thrillseekers looking for fun in the sun.