John and Anna with Friends


TTPD Shawn Vaugh School Zone Refresher

This week sadly a TISD Cross Guard was struck by a truck performing his job.  We had Shawn as our guest to help ensure everyone has a refresher course in #SchoolZoneSafety. UPDATE ON CROSSWALK/SECURITY GUARD RON

Learn More About CASA Texarkana

Today we had Brandi explain the role that CASA plays in the justice system. We also learned the role of a CASA Volunteer Advocate. CASA Texarkana Our next Online Information Session is tomorrow, August 24th, at 12:00

Learn More About Lifenet

We had Tina, Director of PR & Marketing with Lifenet. Wow…Lifenet is such an important part of our community, helping us on some of our worst days. Did you know that Lifenet is hiring? Lifenet has positions

#ScoutingIsFun With #CaddoAreaCouncil

Today we had Sir Anthony who inspires us with his quest to continue to ensure that #ScountingIsFun even with #COVID19. Weekly these dedicated Scout leaders kept scouts involved and engaged with their troupe and of course their

TAFD Fireworks and Water Safety Tips

We had Jim Wall, Texarkana, Arkansas Fire Department Fire Marshall as our guest today.  Great advice about water safety and how to have a safe Fourth of July! Tweet Share +1 LinkedIn Email

Learn More About the Art of Kajukembo

It’s “BryDay”…. we have Curtis Chambers who is an instructor of Kajukembo, Texarkana Elite Martial Arts Created between a two year period 1947-1949 in Hawaii by 5 martial artists and each master of Different arts:  The system

Learn How to Make Sure Soundz Good in Texarkana

Soundz Good Audio creates custom audio/video systems designed and installed for custom homes, business, church, funeral homes, schools, auditoriums, restaurants, clubs, fitness, and conference rooms. Top selection of brands, experienced staff, and all work is insured and

Movie Nights at Spring Lake Park

Today we had Eddie, Recreational Specialist for the City of Texarkana, Texas Parks and Recreation Depar Movies in the Park is back on and we have two Disney movies selected for your enjoyment. Catch the Lion King

Texarkana Park and Rec 2020

As restrictions due to COVID19 are released we can now start enjoying some of the hallmarks of summer. Youth sports are back! If you’d like to contact this great resource click here. Tweet Share +1 LinkedIn

Learn More About Watersprings Ranch

Today we had David Whatley with Watersprings Ranch as our guest.  We sure did learn a lot about this great organization and how the change the world every day. This organization is 100% privately funded. Jeffrey

2020 Texarkana Dragon Boat Festival Details

The Dragon Boat Festival is the biggest annual fundraiser for HandsOn Texarkana. Who provide volunteer services to the Texarkana area. Disaster preparedness, Youth Volunteer classes in schools, parenting classes, transportation for seniors who need help getting to

Together We Can Have a Brighter Tomorrow

We were so lucky that Lamish Bell stopped but and visited with us about the amazing group of volunteers that belong to the “Brighter Tomorrow Foundation.” Feel free to message this amazing foundation for details regarding volunteering,