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The role of the overprotec­tive patriarch is common in Hollywood films —Robert De Niro as Jack Byrnes in “Meet the Parents,” John Lithgow as the Rev.

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A team from the Port Arthur Fire Department rescued a dock worker on Thursday, Sept. 19, after the man fell 25-30 feet into a ship at Oxbow Docks on Coke Dock Road in Port Arthur.

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Erica Parrott

Three Vidor residents have pleaded guilty to racketeering charges related to their association with a “white’s only” criminal enterprise that engaged in methamphetamine distribution and murder in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S.

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Jack Burke (left) and coach Todd Ross (right)

Golf is a stressful game that requires both skill and patience — the latter trait often lacking in children of a young age.

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Janet Mayfield

A Beaumont woman has been indicted for stabbing her for-mer lover.

Janet M. Mayfield, 17, of Beaumont, was indicted Sept. 12 by a Jefferson County grand jury for aggravated assault after she allegedly used a knife on her now ex-boyfriend in a fit of rage.

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