Bowie County Newswire (Page 5)

Bowie County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bowie County, TX. (Page 5)

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  1. County to consider inmate housing dealRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    Bowie County commissioners will meet at 10 a.m. today to consider allowing five cities to continue housing their inmates in the county's available jail space in downtown Texarkana, Texas. Commissioners will be looking at allowing Wake Village, Nash, Maud, Hooks and DeKalb to continue housing their inmates inside either county's portion of the Bi-State Justice Center jail or its Corrections Center.

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  2. Hometown Heroes: Event brings Texarkana residents and first responders togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... fire trucks, ambulances, police cars and helicopters work. Carl Anderson, a helicopter pilot for LifeNet, and Bowie County Sheriff's Lt. Brent Caudle, who is learning how to fly the sheriff's office's helicopter, received dozens of visitors, as ...

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  3. Cheers & JeersRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... in Texarkana Summer Reading Program. This "community participation" reflects positively on the West End of Bowie County. - B.B., Texarkana, Texas JEERS: To Bill Clinton. Recently Mrs. Clinton was on several TV programs talking about why she lost the ...

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  4. Court upholds 99-year sentence for 2014 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    The convictions and 99-year sentence of a repeat drunken driver for murder and intoxication assault were affirmed Thursday by a Texarkana appellate court. Antonio Bernard Moore, 50, was found guilty by a Bowie County jury in May 2015 of causing a crash on Memorial Day, May 24, 2014.

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  5. SummerFest event set for Saturday evening in MaudRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    Maud Beautification Group will put on its first Maud SummerFest from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday on Main Street in Maud, Texas. Admission is free for the event and most of the activities, according to information from Kyle DeLaughter, the group's spokesman.

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  6. Man pleads not guilty to assault on interstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    A man accused of shooting a fellow motorist as he traveled along Interstate 30 in Bowie County, Texas, earlier this year entered a not guilty plea Wednesday to aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. William Calvin Crunk, 64, appeared to labor as he used a cane to make his way to a podium positioned before the bench of 102nd District Judge Bobby Lockhart in a first-floor courtroom of the Bi-State Justice Building.

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  7. Designation ensures future of 150-year-old Bowie County cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    At more than 150 years old, Sand Hill Cemetery in Simms is now the fourth Bowie County burial area to receive the designation of a Historic Texas Cemetery. "What this means, this cemetery is less likely to fall into disrepair, become neglected or endangered," state Rep. Gary VanDeaver, R-New Boston, said at the designation ceremony Tuesday.

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  8. Case involving Queen City man allegedly involved in deadly collision expected to go to grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    The case of a Queen City, Texas, man accused of being under the influence of alcohol and other drugs at the time of a deadly collision on a Bowie County highway in April is expected to be considered by a grand jury later this month. Tyler Reed Pate, 24, is accused of striking a Toyota Avalon with his Ford Fusion as both cars traveled southwest on U.S. Highway 59 about five miles outside Texarkana, Texas, about 10: 40 p.m. April 12, according to a probable cause affidavit used to create the following account.

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  9. Group takes on fight against elder abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    Doug Bowers, chairman of the Bowie County Senior Adult Protective Services Advisory Board, stands inside the building where the newly re-activated board will hold monthly meetings in the 3100 block of Summerhill Road. The board started meeting again after about a five-year period of dormancy.

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  10. The Way It Was: City playgrounds, swimming pools ready for useRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... pupils. Registered in Texarkana and the counties of Miller and Bowie was ideal, according to all reports given. Bowie County had 993 register. The attendance of citizens at the patriotic demonstration in this city was one of the largest ever seen ...

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  11. TexAmericas Center anticipates growth amid approval of billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... TexAmericas to promote regional economic development and job creation inside and outside its boundaries in Bowie County and adjacent counties. "The changes this year are two-fold," Norton said. "One is to allow us to do regional economic activity. ...

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  12. L-E's New Chief of PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    As the son of a former Bowie County Chief Deputy, Liberty-Eylau Independent School District's new police chief is carrying on the family tradition of law enforcement - this time in hallways instead of on highways. Bart Veal, who was named to the top position in April, brings decades of service to the district, having served as a patrol officer in Athens, Texas and Hope, Ark., then working in several positions in the Texarkana, Ark.

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  13. 2 arrested, accused of stealing from cars, 1 still at largeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Bowie County Sheriff's Office arrested 2 people for allegedly stealing items from vehicles and one more person is still on the run. When deputies got there, they saw 20-year-old Eric Turner run from the garage of a house to the backseat of a car that 19-year-old Katelin Jordan was in the driver seat of.

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  14. Two arrested on vehicle burglary chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... breaking into a vehicle. Turner was also arrested on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia, said Bowie County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Jeff Neal. The pair are being held in the Bi-State Justice Building jail. Their bonds have not been ... 1 comment

  15. Ex-police chief nabbed in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    A former Waldo police chief was arrested Sunday by a Texas Parks and Wildlife officer in Bowie County, Texas.

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  16. Free workshops to provide proper gardening techniquesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    Texas A&M University-Texarkana and the Bowie County Master Gardeners will hold several free gardening workshops to provide techniques and information about growing vegetables, lawn care, controlling insects and diseases, and more. Classes will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Mondays, June 12, July 10 and Aug. 14, in the TEXAR Room, University Center 116, at A&M-Texarkana, 7101 University Ave. A keyhole garden is a raised-bed planter often built in the shape of a circle that measures approximately 6 feet in diameter, stands waist-high and is notched like a pie with a slice cut away.

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  17. Family of Arkansas man who died in jail file lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | New York Daily News

    ... of guards has filed a lawsuit claiming he had his civil rights violated. His family filed a federal lawsuit in Bowie County, Tex. on Wednesday against the city of Texarkana, Ark., the Southwestern Correctional LLC, which does business with La Salle, ...

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  18. Former police chief arrested, accused of drunken drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    A former Waldo, Ark., police chief was arrested Sunday by a Texas Parks and Wildlife officer in Bowie County, Texas. Robert Eugene Philson, 52, was stopped after Game Warden Shawn Hervey allegedly observed him drive a white passenger car at a high rate of speed in the wrong direction on Farm to Market Road 989, according to a probable cause affidavit used to create the following account.

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  19. Man fatally shoots best friend in apparent act of self-defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    A man is dead after his roommate/best friend apparently shot him in an act of self-defense near DeKalb, Texas, an authority said. Bowie County deputies were dispatched to a shooting in the 900 block of County Road 4106 about 11:54 p.m. Sunday, according to Chief Deputy Jeff Neal.

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  20. Bowie County investigating after alleged shooting leaves 1 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    At approximately 11:54 p.m., on Sunday, Bowie County deputies responded to the call of a shooting on the 900 block of County Road 4106 in DeKalb. According to a release from the Bowie County Sheriff's Office, when deputies arrived at the scene, they spoke with Nicholas Paul.

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