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Patti Wilson, dressed as Pete the Cat, read to students the book by the same nam

Y Reads with You, a literacy program developed by the partnership of the YMCA of Southeast Texas and Port Arthur Independent School District, hosted its kickoff celebration at Sam Houston Elementary in Port Arthur on Thursday, Oct. 1. 

With storytelling, snacks and activities, the preliminary event was an educational and interactive success.

Angela Dillahunty demonstrates how she utilizes the culpascope in forensic exami

Sexual abuse is a subject that makes people extremely uncomfortable, but one that is an ugly, prevalent reality for millions of victims in the U.S. each year.

Nearly 70 percent of all reported sexual assaults affect children ages 17 and under, according to U.S. Department of Justice statistics.

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Roy Patterson of Silsbee claimed a prize worth $1 million in the Texas Lottery scratch ticket game $500,000,000 Extreme Cash Blast.

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Invista announced Monday, Oct. 5, a reduction in force affecting employees of its Orange adipic acid unit, which the company plans to shut down completely.