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Nine school-aged children in Howard County in West Texas were diagnosed with pertussis in November, prompting the Texas Department of State Health Services to caution parents, students and others in the area to take steps to protect against the potentially deadly disease.

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A Silsbee woman and former vice president of Silsbee High School’s Operation Graduation is facing serious accusations that she mishandled thousands in Operation Graduation money.

But an Examiner investigation has revealed this isn’t the first time Michelle Gore Quave, 40, has been under the law’s microscope for financial-related crimes.

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Paul Al Guillory III

A Winnie man has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a young girl after he drugged her and gave the youngster alcohol before sexually molesting her while she was unconscious.

Paul Al Guillory III, 29, was indicted April 4 by a Jefferson County grand jury for sexual assault of a child, a second-degree felony.

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Supporters applaud Judge Donald J. Floyd (center) of the 172nd District Court.

Donald J. Floyd, judge of the 172nd District Court of Jefferson County, kicked off his campaign for re-election Monday, Nov. 18, in front of the old courthouse at 1001 Pearl St. in downtown Beaumont.

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