The Texarkana College Foundation hosted a check presentation to commemorate the eighth $2,500 payment toward the William T. Smith Endowed Scholarship Fund on Tuesday, Dec. 15 at 2:30 p.m.
At an award presentation on Tuesday, December 8, Susan G. Komen Texarkana leadership presented Texarkana College with the 2015 Partner of the Year award.
Mike Craven, owner of Red River Lumber said he is pleased to offer this scholarship to help recipient Cullen Smith gain his credentials and further his career.
Because of an anonymous donor’s $1 million gift to the Texarkana College Foundation, the Texarkana College Board of Trustees will now consider a recommendation to accept the gift in lieu of approving the proposed tax rate increase for 2015-2016 at their Monday, Sept. 21 meeting.
At its August 2015 meeting, the Texarkana College Board of Trustees voted to consider adopting a new tax rate for the college district. Learn more about the proposed tax.
At a check presentation on Friday, August 14, New Boston residents Vicky and Mike Sandefur made a commitment of $60,000 to the Texarkana College Foundation to support the College’s Presidential Scholarship opportunities for students from Bowie County’s West End.