Listen to the local stories by KTXK reporter Sabrina McCormick that are featured during Morning Edition, Public Radio News Hour, and All Things Considered.



Story 1 - Santa Claus is coming back to town on Thursday, February 23 at Texarkana College. Larry Jefferson gained notoriety as being the first black Santa Claus hired at the Mall of America in Minnesota.


Story 2 - The Run The Line Half Marathon is coming up. The annual event celebrates its 10th year hosted in the city. More than 650 runners are expected to attend the race from across the country.


Story 3 - The Texarkana Regional Arts and Humanities Council is hosting an exhibit featuring visual and cultural images from three decades, beginning in the 1940s that illustrate the struggle for racial equality in the U.S. (A word of caution, this story does include some disturbing descriptions of some of the items included in the exhibit)


Story 4 - The Texarkana Repertory Company wraps up the 2016-17 season beginning February 10, presenting the musical "The Drowsy Chaperone."


Story 5 - Juan Williams will be the featured speaker on February 9 as part of Texas A&M University-Texarkana's PLACE lecture series. Recently the Fox News Channel's commentator and journalist spoke with KTXK. The is the second part of the interview which aired earlier.


Story 6 - Fox News Channel's Juan Williams has been selected as a featured speaker this month for Texas A&M-Texarkana's PLACE lecture series.


Story 7 - Here's a look at a few events going on in the region through the weekend (February 3-5), courtesy of Best Bets in the Texarkana Gazette. If you have an event that you would like to publicize on KTXK, email us at



Listen to the local stories and movie reviews by KTXK announcer and reporter Junius Stone that are featured during Morning Edition, Public Radio News Hour, and All Things Considered.


Movie Review - Star Wars: The Force Awakens


Movie Review - Spectre


Movie Review - The Martian


Story 1 - 2015 Ark-La-Tex Comic Con


Movie Review - Ant-Man


Movie Review - Jurassic World


Movie Review - Avengers: Age Of Ultron>



Healthy Living, a new feature on KTXK with hosts Steve Mitchell and Teresa Snuffer, Registered Dietician Nutritionist with Wadley Regional Medical Center in Texarkana


Program #1 - Trans Fats


Program #2 - High Fructose Corn Syrup


Program #3 - Glycemic Index