The City of Texarkana, Texas will be conducting a Lunch & Learn this Friday, December 16 at noon at the Pecan Ridge Center.

The city is partnering with MidSouth Bank, the Texarkana Housing Authority and LiftFund to present the Lunch & Learn about business development and home ownership. The educational session is free and open to the public. Participants interested in starting their own business, or owning their own home should attend the meeting at the Pecan Ridge Center at 2210 W. 15th Street. Lunch will be provided.

Presentations will be made by the LiftFund Sr. Vice President of Lending, the City of Texarkana, Texas Community Development Department, the Texarkana Housing Authority and MidSouth Bank.

For more information about the event, contact LaCarsha Babers at 800-213-2265 or