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The Texas Game Warden service has unveiled its new Airbus helicopter that will enhance the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department’s statewide law enforcement apparatus and assist with its search and rescue and disaster response efforts.

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Incoming District Attorney Bob Wortham presented Jefferson County outgoing District Clerk Jane Birge with a symbolic retirement gift on Monday, Dec.

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Antioch pastor the Rev. John Adolph and BPD Chief Jimmy Singletary
BPD Detective Donald English

In light of the current climate in America, with tension and violence between law enforcement officers and African-Americans, a community forum at the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Beaumont on Monday, Dec. 29, allowed residents to have a candid discussion with law enforcement personnel from the Beaumont Police Department, the Port Arthur Police Department, and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

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You still have time to take a trip back to the ’80s — 1983, to be exact. Celebrating its 30th anniversary, the pop culture phenomenon of Flashdance is now live on stage and with electrifying dance at its core.

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It was another banner year for entertainment in Southeast Texas with an especially long list of musical acts that featured performances by Sir Elton John at Ford Park, the iconic Morrissey at the Julie Rogers Theatre, an acoustic performance by 3 Doors Down at the historic Jefferson Theatre, Grammy winning rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony at the Dixie Dance Hall, and Disney sensation Zendaya dancing and singing in fr

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The City of Beaumont would like to remind the public that city offices, including Water Customer Service and all library branches, will be closed on Thursday, Jan.

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A man accused of shoplifting in Vidor discovered Dec. 20 that stealing candy from Dollar General is not as easy as stealing candy from a baby in the proverbial sense.

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Police in Orange are searching for a suspect in the Dec. 28 aggravated robbery of the Popeye's restaurant located in the 1600 block of Link Avenue.

According to a news release from the Orange Police Department, a black male wearing a ski mask and brandishing a handgun robbed the Popeye's and then fled the location with an undisclosed amount of cash. Officers were dispatched to the scene at about 8:04 p.m., and arrived approximately two minutes later but were unable to locate a suspect.

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Vidor police are investigating a single-car accident that left one dead on Dec. 27.

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Beaumont firefighters responded to two calls from local businesses on Christmas Eve, one at Orkin Pest Control and the other at Red Roof Inn, reports Beaumont Fire and Rescue.

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