Women for A&M-Texarkana held its Membership Celebration on Thursday, May 11, 2023, at the home of Daphne and Mike Cox. Women for A&M-Texarkana is a dynamic group of women working to enhance the economic development, cultural enrichment, and funding initiatives for scholarships and degree programs at Texas A&M-Texarkana. The group’s mission is to support and promote the many ways the college enhances life in Northeast Texas and Southwest Arkansas.
Pleasant Grove ISD Education Foundation's Simply the Best Culinary Uncorked, presented by Farmers Bank & Trust, was held on Friday, April 21, 2023, at the home of Lesley and Adam Dukelow. The evening included live entertainment by The Lovers, as seen on The Voice, delectable delights, and a live and silent auction that all proceeds benefitted the PGISD Education Foundation.
Stone Studio Spring Showcase was held on Thursday, April 6, 2023. The evening included hors d'oeuvres and cocktails by Sullifarm & Kitchen. Other vendors for the evening included Dot's Rentals & Sales, Heavenly Sweets FLower Boutique, and Memorable Events. Stone Studio is located at 700 E. Broad Street, Texarkana, Arkansas.
Clay's Golf and Guitars sponsored an open house event for TRAHC Arts on Main on Thursday, March 23, 2023. The event allowed people to learn more about Arts on Main while enjoying refreshments. Clay's Golf and Guitars will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2023, that will benefit TRAHC Arts on Main.
The Farmers Bank Foundation hosted NFL quarterback and television personality Terry Bradshaw as a part of its third annual Distinguished Speaker Series held on Thursday, April 6, 2023, at the Hilton Garden Inn Texarkana Convention Center in Texarkana, Texas.
Opportunities Inc. held its second annual Sunday Funday on Sunday, April 4, 2023, at Crossties in downtown Texarkana. This event included live music, barbeque from Naamans, and a baggo competition. All proceeds benefitted children and adults with disabilities in our community.
… Leadership Texarkana celebrated local excellence in community leadership at their annual Lunch with Leaders at Texarkana, Texas Convention Center on April 4, 2023, with the awarding of the organization’s Leader of The Year Award and honoring community leaders through Leadership Texarkana’s annual Wilbur Awards. Texarkana Emergency Center and Hospital sponsored the luncheon. This year's luncheon featured special guests former Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and former Arkansas Secretary of Commerce Mike Preston.
… The 2nd Annual Pitch It Texarkana Entrepreneurial Competition was held on Thursday, March 30, 2023, at Crossties in Downtown Texarkana. The winning entrepreneurs were awarded $7,500 for first place, $5,000 for second place, and $2.500 for third place. The 2nd Annual Pitch It Texarkana winners were first place Cheyenne Adams, second place REMI Guitars, and third place went to Felicia Coopwood. … Our community’s success and ability to develop entrepreneurial synergy depend on working together anddoing strategically.