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Theron Jones Elementary

TEXARKANA GAZETTE Texarkana, U.S.A. – Friday, December 17, 1948 New Negro School Will Be Named For Theron Jones The new Negro elementary school to be constructed near...

Dunbar Dramatics Club Gives Money To Negro YMCA

TEXARKANA GAZETTE Texarkana, U.S.A. – Tuesday, May 18, 1948 The contributions to the Negro YMCA fund advanced a step when the Dunbar school dramatic club donated...

Saint Michael’s Hospital

TEXARKANA GAZETTE Texarkana, U.S.A. – Saturday, May 8, 1948 New Hospital Triples Capacity of Old, Has Beds for 150 Patients The 150 beds in St. Michael’s Hospital...

Ex-Mayor Brown Champions White Voters League

TEXARKANA GAZETTE Texarkana, U.S.A. – Friday, December 20, 1946 Cracks Down on Gazette and ministers for Deploring Organization Challenges Them to Answer Questions list Says league is Better...

Movement to Knock the Sale of Beer Out of Bowie County...

TEXARKANA GAZETTE Texarkana, U.S.A. – Friday, May 5, 1950 By Mary Powell Harper New Boston—An embryonic movement to knock the sale of beer out of Bowie county...

County Seat

The U.S. Federal Courthouse building located at 4th street and Texas Boulevard opened in 1911. The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of...

Dunbar High Will Hold Baccalaureate Sunday

TEXARKANA GAZETTE Texarkana, U.S.A. – Sunday, May 28, 1933 Graduation Exercises to Be Staged on Tuesday Night at School Baccalaureate services for Dunbar (negro) high school will...


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Goree School Rededication

TISD to hold dedication for Goree Academic Learning Center December 15th, 2016 Texarkana Independent School District will hold a dedication ceremony at 3:30 p.m. Saturday to...

Dan Haskins Honored

THS Class of 1974

Black Police Officers