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Day Trips: Otis Henry Memorial, Texarkana
World War I monument memorializes the depths of a mother’s loss
"...The Otis Henry Memorial in Texarkana shows the depths of a mother's love and the..."

Nov. 9, 2018 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Texarkana on the Gay-Bating Side
Sacha Baron Cohen pokes cage fight fans.
"...Brawlin' match at the Four States Fair Grounds in Texarkana began tearing each other's clothes off and kissing...."

July 9, 2008 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Texas Titles in Toto
"..."Hour in Texarkana," Don Cognoscenti..."

Nov. 28, 2003 Music Feature

Dan Morales v. Harry Potter
Louis Dubose examines Dan Morales' "Rule 202" filing against a former colleague in the Texas tobacco litigation.
"...sued the nations' tobacco companies in federal court in Texarkana, forcing Big Tobacco into a settlement that will bring..."

March 8, 2002 News Feature by Louis Dubose

Money to Burn
John Cornyn tries to keep tobacco case lawyers from reaping all of the financial benefits.
"...overseeing the tobacco case from his federal bench in Texarkana...."

Oct. 22, 1999 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Texas Towns & Places
"...its performer - turned - author Richard "Kinky" Friedman.13 "Texarkana," R.E.M. Songwriters: Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael..."

Nov. 28, 2003 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

DVDanger: A Bad Case of the Sequels
Retreads, remakes, and do-overs rule the home releases
"...Moonlight Murders, a bizarre series of slayings that plagued Texarkana in the summer of 1946. They ended as spontaneously..."

July 28, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Day Trips
Eastbound and down from D.C. to San Diego
"...cutting a red line on the Texas map from Texarkana to El Paso. It was the first wet-weather road..."

Nov. 15, 2013 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Supremes to Banks' Prosecutors: 'Tell the Truth'
The death row case of Delma Banks reaches the Supreme Court.
"...of the 1980 murder of 16-year-old Richard Whitehead near Texarkana. Earlier this year, the high court issued a last-minute..."

Dec. 12, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Condemned Banks Looks to Supreme Court
Delma Banks death row appeal reads like a laundry list of everything wrong with Texas capital punishment.
"...Banks was convicted of the April 1980 Texarkana murder of 16-year-old Richard Wayne Whitehead, shot dead in..."

March 7, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

In Person
Mike Cox
"...post-World War II story of the Phantom Killer of Texarkana, which was the subject of the movie The Town..."

May 30, 1997 Books Feature

Essential Hays Six-Pack
"...and I think that's made me a better writer." "Texarkana"..."

July 20, 2018 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Day Trips: Bessie Coleman, Atlanta Historical Museum
Texas-born pioneer aviatrix is remembered in her hometown
"...of the town's development. About 25 miles southwest of Texarkana, the area attracted settlers with the lumber, fertile land,..."

May 11, 2018 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips: Hot Springs NP, Ark.
Oldest national nature preserve still a hot destination
"...in Hot Springs, Ark., about two hours northeast of Texarkana. To get a sense of the opulence of the..."

May 4, 2018 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

John Fogerty Won’t Back Down
From Pete Seeger and Tom Petty to the romance of the Sixties
"...Even though the Leadbelly song “About a Mile from Texarkana” wasn’t geographically correct, it was a cool verse...."

Oct. 25, 2017 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

In Memoriam: Jason Tremblay
Playwright to be remembered at the Paramount on Sunday
"...Tremblay was born in Texarkana, which suggested that more than one state could lay..."

April 28, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

My Favorite My Favorite Murder
When comedians Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstack talk homicide, people listen
"...Minisode 6 covers the 1946 Texarkana Moonlight Murders, the unsolved killing spree that inspired virtually..."

April 14, 2017 Arts Feature by Rosalind Faires

Day Trips: World War I Memorials
Communities around Texas remember their fallen sons from the Great War
"...is at the grave of Corporal Otis Henry in Texarkana's Rose Hill Cemetery. His mother paid for the stone..."

April 7, 2017 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

God, Guns & Guitars: Willie’s Picnic
Midwest farmer’s daughters, dirt road anthems, and a whiskey river
"...between them, but his tour bus broke down in Texarkana. The former act pleased the crowd with serviceable roots-rock..."

July 5, 2016 Music Post by Bryan Rolli

Roberson Execution Stayed
Court of Criminal Appeals sends case back to Anderson County
"...in 1998 of killing stranded motorist Jason Erie in Texarkana, Justice Elsa Alcala argued that the remand hearing issued..."

June 17, 2016 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

UT Murder Coverage Misses the Point
Article's portrayal of suspect's mom demeaning, judgmental
"...received contributions from two additional writers, one reporting from Texarkana.) Others, like the nine-paragraph profile of his absent mother..."

April 22, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

The AggreGAYtor: October 29
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...Texarkana braces for confusion, Dolly Parton breaks us off some,..."

Oct. 29, 2014 Qmmunity Post by David Estlund

Fantastic Fest Gives Us the Horns
Daniel Radcliffe's latest heads up final wave of films
"...a masked serial killer terrorized the small town of Texarkana, when the "moonlight murders” begin again. Is it a..."

Sept. 10, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Day Trips
Northeast Texas Trail from Farmersville to New Boston is the longest Texas rails-to-trails project
"...Farmersville near Dallas to New Boston, 23 miles from Texarkana. The trail is 130 miles of former railroad corridor..."

June 27, 2014 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

DVDanger: The Burning and The Town That Dreaded Sundown
Another gruesome twosome for your weekend's viewing
"...first well-documented serial killings, with five members of the Texarkana community slain in a bizarre and still unsolved killing..."

May 25, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Barbecue Crossroads: Notes & Recipes From A Southern Odyssey
Robb Walsh seeks enlightenment on his own barbecue spirit quest
"...escalating exit numbers reset themselves to "1" halfway through Texarkana. Fear not, prideful brisket-eater: for even while the duo..."

April 4, 2013 Food Post by Kenny Pailes

Point Austin: Explaining Austin
Understanding Austin requires a cultural primer
"...conclude they can't bear returning to San Angelo or Texarkana in order to provide the volunteer shock troops of..."

March 15, 2013 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Guns 'R' Us
Change our gun laws, change ourselves
"...And inevitably, Texarkana Republican Rep. George Lavender will refile his previously failed..."

Dec. 21, 2012 News Column by Michael King

'The NFL Beat': Ryan Mallett Learning From the Best
The 'Chronicle' catches up with a former Texas high school star
"...In 2007, Texarkana (Texas high school) QB Ryan Mallett was the top..."

Aug. 15, 2012 Sports Post by Mike Loyko

One Slated, One Stayed
Rick Perry's death tally notches another this week
"...is still on death row. A federal judge in Texarkana stayed Adams' execution reportedly in order to give the..."

April 27, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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