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Government Socio-Economics

Texarkana Area Unemployment Rate Trends

Of course, statistics are not intended to be precise. They provide insight into what is probably going on and what needs to be celebrated and problem areas that need attention.

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Law

Texarkana Area Crime Data

Crime has existed since Cain killed Abel as outlined in Genesis 4:8 when the first murder occurred. Cain killed Abel even though there is no record of Abel doing anything to Cain, certainly nothing that warranted death. In fact, the … Read the rest “Texarkana Area Crime Data”

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Law

Police Shootings In Florida And Texas

Elements of the 2014 Gregory Hill incident in Florida reminds me of the 2014 Dennis Grigsby incident in Texarkana, Texas.

According to a CNN article a jury in Florida awarded a family $4.00 for the 2014 death of Gregory Hill … Read the rest “Police Shootings In Florida And Texas”

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Government Socio-Economics

Texarkana USA Income and Poverty Data

Below are the poverty level data analysis for Texarkana Arkansas/Texas based on information as reported by the US Census available at factfinder.census.gov as of May 10, 2018.

One should be mindful that statistics are estimates and do not purport to … Read the rest “Texarkana USA Income and Poverty Data”

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Education Featured Government Socio-Economics

Texarkana Arkansas School District Report Card

**Updated February 2020

I am educated but not an educator. The measurement standards and methods used with respect to the education needs of our children, regardless of race and socio-economic status, seem to be in a state of confusion and/or … Read the rest “Texarkana Arkansas School District Report Card”