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Blood Shortage in Our Area

Texarkana, TX — LifeShare Blood Center, with the support of several of its hospital partners, is issuing an emergency appeal. Patient care is being severely threatened by the inadequate blood supply that the region has been experiencing for several weeks. “Unfortunately, for many people, it is a problem you don’t realize exists unless you

McDonald’s Coming Down

Magnolia’s McDonald’s being demolished, starting at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, May 29th. Friday was the last day open in the building built in 1982. The contents of the restaurant were removed over the weekend. I’m told that many of the interior furnishings were purchased by CCAPS. McDonald’s will rebuild in the same location,

Mulerider Athletics Camps

Southern Arkansas University Mulerider Athletics has numerous camps coming up in many different sports…Track & Field, Baseball, Softball, Football, Volleyball, Men’s & Women’s Basketball. The camps are available for a variety of ages. Links to each of the individual camps, with information and registration forms, are

Severe Weather Risk

SEVERE WEATHER RISK Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Shreveport LA 1156 AM CDT Tue May 21 2019 This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, north central Louisiana, northwest Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, east Texas and northeast Texas. .DAY ONE…This Afternoon and

World Championship Steak Cook-Off Winners

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP STEAK COOK-OFF WINNERS – Delta Waterfowl Backwater Chapter won the award for the best steak at Saturday’s 30th-annual World Championship Steak Cook-off at the 31st-annual Magnolia Blossom Festival. They received the Governor’s Cup and $4,000 cash. – The Appetizer Challenge was won by Phillip the Grill. –

Blossom Festival Treasure Found!

The Magnolia Blossom Festival Treasure Hunt is over. The treasure was found around 10:15 this morning by the team of Emma Wooldridge, Abby Pieratt and Samantha Gregory. The treasure was found on a guy-wire off a power pole in the 400 block of Washington Street, near the intersection with East North, next to the 100 North Building. It was a

Treasure Hunt Clue- Friday, 10 a.m.

MAGNOLIA BLOSSOM FESTIVAL TREASURE HUNT SPONSORED BY PEOPLES BANK If you find the treasure, you win $400.   HOURLY CLUES STARTING AT 7 A.M. FRIDAY!!!!   Here is your Friday 10 a.m. clue:   Clue #12 – 10 a.m. Friday, May 17:   Do you like to read? The informational booth is open Friday night! Titles on either

Treasure Hunt Clue- Friday, 9 a.m.

MAGNOLIA BLOSSOM FESTIVAL TREASURE HUNT SPONSORED BY PEOPLES BANK If you find the treasure, you win $400.   HOURLY CLUES STARTING AT 7 A.M. FRIDAY!!!!   Here is your Friday 9 a.m. clue:   Clue #11 – 9 a.m. Friday, May 17:   The Price is Right is a great game show. The treasure hunt is almost done Would you

Treasure Hunt Clue- Friday, 8 a.m.

MAGNOLIA BLOSSOM FESTIVAL TREASURE HUNT SPONSORED BY PEOPLES BANK If you find the treasure, you win $400. HOURLY CLUES STARTING AT 7 A.M. FRIDAY!!!! Here is your Friday 8 a.m. clue: Clue #10 – 8 a.m. Friday, May 17: All parts of our community enjoy the treasure hunting game. Where East meets West is important Pay close attention, to the