Foreman City Council Looks Into New Sewage Treatment System

By JESSIE SMITH City Editor During the Oct. 21 regular Foreman City Council meeting, the council and Mayor Bill Harp discussed a $200,000 grant to help fund a new sewage treatment system for the city in the future. Currently, Foreman uses a Rock Reed Filter sewage treatment system. “Back in the day, the health department… Read More Foreman City Council Looks Into New Sewage Treatment System

Four-Generation Texarkana Farm Wraps Up Another Fall Festival

By JESSIE SMITH City Editor Noble Oaks Farm finished up this year’s annual fall festival on October 27, a time for family even before the holiday season of Thanksgiving and Christmas. After six years of putting on the month-long fall festival, owner Janet Noble said this year was a little different. “Everybody was happier,” Noble… Read More Four-Generation Texarkana Farm Wraps Up Another Fall Festival

Ashdown Junior High, Foreman Elementary Earn Academic Growth Awards

By JESSIE SMITH City Editor Both Ashdown Junior High and Oscar Hamilton Elementary received awards for academic growth from the Office of Education Policy at the University of Arkansas. The Ashdown Junior High earned High Overall Growth: Middle Level (Southwest Region), High Math Growth: Middle Level (Southwest Region) and High ELA Growth: Middle Level (Southwest… Read More Ashdown Junior High, Foreman Elementary Earn Academic Growth Awards