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Bus Tour Explores Texarkana's Link to Music History

With connections to the roots of jazz, boogie woogie and honky tonk music genres, Texarkana offers informational bus tours for the first time this weekend.
January 9, 2019

Texarkana -- Defying Boundaries from the Very Start

Visitors to Texarkana will quickly understand the unique layout of the town straddling two state lines.
December 1, 2018

Texarkana's Gift to R&B Music History

Otis Williams is founder and the last surviving member of the original R&B group that racked up numerous hits and sold several million albums.
October 30, 2018

Nancarrow's Player Piano Music Was Ahead of Its Time

Conlon Nancarrow spent much of his musical career with a passion for composing highly complex piano music. In fact, it was said to be so complex, that humans could not perform it.
October 26, 2018

Texarkana Youth Creates Celebrated Career on Stage and Screen

Classic stage and screen titles like Anne Get Your Gun, South Pacific, and Paint Your Wagon came from the creative work of Texarkana's Joshua Logan.
October 2, 2018

Uncle Dudley Made Radio History

A regional radio favorite, "Uncle Dudley Hackworth had a part in helping Elvis Presley get started.
August 18, 2018

TRAHC's 30th Annual Juried Exhibition Extends Call for Entries

The exhibition is open to all artists 18 years and older currently residing in the U.S.
May 8, 2018

Four-State Student Art Show Announced

In 2017, a total of 555 entries came from 10 high schools, 14 middle schools, eight elementary schools, and three private instructors. Out of those, 175 were accepted into the exhibit: 50 elementary entries, 55 middle school entries, and 70 high school entries. Twenty-seven of those pieces were recognized for outstanding work.
May 2, 2018

Metalsmithing Class with Jerome Legrand

Each student receives personalized instruction and the course is hosted by the Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council.
April 18, 2018

Ragtime Meets Jazz in Weekend Festival

Two music-filled days in Texarkana celebrate one of region's most famous musical artists of yesteryear.
March 23, 2018

Rudolph to Shine in Texarkana Production

Production adds music to those Reindeer Games.
November 16, 2017

Dine on the Line in Texarkana

Texarkana celebrates its 2-state connection with a feast on the border.
September 14, 2017