Weekly Roadwork Report – TxDOT Atlanta District
For Sept. 20-26, 2020
Fatal Crash in Texarkana
The crash happened a little before midnight last night on St.Michaels Drive.
Lifeshare Emergency Appeal Continues
Some blood types completely out
Texas eases virus rules as cases drop, but bars still closed
Texas is ready to relax coronavius restrictions for the first time in months, Gov. Greg Abbott announced Thursday, but bars remain closed indefinitely and a mask mandate is still in place following a massive summer spread that became one of the deadliest outbreaks in the U.S.
DSHS and TEA Launch Webpage with COVID-19 Case Data Reported by Texas Public Schools
Reported cases represent less than half-a-percent of students who have returned to campus
Police Charge Little Rock Man with Insurance Fraud
The Texarkana Texas Police Department arrested Roderick Jenkins, 39, of Little Rock, Arkansas, on Tuesday for Insurance Fraud and Filing a False Report.
TexAmericas Center Upgrades Website; Integrates Site with National Site Selection Database
New website provides detailed economic and community information to site selectors
DPS Troopers Hit Milestone in Child Rescues
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Highway Patrol Troopers this week rescued their 500th child during traffic stops since the implementation of specialized training that began in 2009.
Texarkana in the red zone according to a new White House report
Arkansas’ new virus cases at 8th in nation, report also says
Lawsuit: Private jail company caused Texas woman’s death
(AP) — The family of a woman who died after being held in an East Texas jail last year filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the company that runs the facility, claiming its staff neglected her care and ignored her pleas for help as her health deteriorated and she went blind.
Rollover crash leaves one dead near Hooks
On September 16, 2020 at approximately 12:05 a.m., Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers were notified of a one vehicle crash on CR 2110 in Bowie County.
Scam Alert from the Bowie County Sheriffs Office
The Bowie County Sheriff’s Office has received calls from several citizens today saying they were contacted by a person claiming to be “Captain Mark Bowen” from the Bowie County Sheriff’s Office “Warrants and Citations.”