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First Baptist Church in Nederland is holding what they are touting as the “largest Disaster Relief Expo in the state of Texas” on April 18 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., and the public is invited to attend to learn about disaster relief across the state.

FBC Pastor Jason Burden says the event will be educational and entertaining for all.

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Seated: Perrye K. Turner, special agent in charge of the FBI’s Houston Division;

Numerous leaders from all over Southeast Texas attended Bridging the Gap at Lamar University’s Montagne Center on Tuesday evening, March 31. The forum was organized by the Rev. J.D.

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The Beaumont Independent School District Board of Managers is ready to name a lone finalist in its search for a permanent superintendent. The candidate is set to be announced at a special meeting of the board called for Monday, April 13, at 6 p.m.

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Luca found three kilos of cocaine in a car driven by Marline Roberts.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at approximately 10:25 a.m., a deputy with Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office initiated a traffic stop for the traffic violation of “following too closely” on I-10 at the 845 mile marker. Upon making contact with the driver, the deputy noticed an odor of a masking agent and that the driver was extremely nervous. The driver gave the officer consent to search the vehicle.

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