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Contraband Bayou Hole 18

Someone once stated that a bad day of golf is better than a good day of work. Ask any golfer, novice to expert, and they will whole-heartedly agree. Though it’s not the easiest sport to play, golf is being played by more and more people whether it be man, woman, boy or girl.

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Teacher of the Year Yolanda Granger with Jack Carroll and Vernon Butler

Friday, May 29, the Beaumont Independent School District hosted its inaugural Teacher of the Year Gala at the MCM Eleganté, where 28 educators were given the royal

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Press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office:

A 47-year-old Kountze, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for child exploitation violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

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Rodney Dencklau

In March, The Examiner reported on the plight of Beaumont resident Rodney Dencklau, an independent and outspoken individual who has experienced difficulty traversing a city fraught with obstacles for him and many other local residents with disabilities resulting in mobili

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Texas and Oklahoma are feeling the devastating effects of weeks of heavy rain, tornadoes and flooding, and the American Red Cross is there, helping people in the Lone Star State get back on their feet.

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Surgeons David Parkus, M.D., Darioush Kavouspour, M.D., and Eric Wooten, D.O.

CHRISTUS Hospital – St. Elizabeth has been redesignated as a Level III Trauma Center by the Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS), and is the only center in the Southeast Texas region to receive the advanced trauma center designation.

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Every day in courthouses throughout the United States, panels of prospective jurors file into courtrooms to be questioned about their suitability for service in a process called voir dire – literally “to speak the truth.” Prosecutors and defense attorneys are guided through this by a judge who inevi

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Total Petrochemicals has selected Port Arthur as the site for an estimated $1.6 billion petrochemical plant, known as an ethane cracker, which will produce a base ingredient in plastics from natural gas and has a capacity of 1,000 kilotons to supply ethane to the Gulf Coast region.

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It’s not too late to register for the 10th annual Spindletop Spin, which is set to take place on Saturday, June 6. Registration will be held onsite at the Event Centre lawn (700 Crockett Street) in downtown Beaumont on Friday, June 5, from 3-7 p.m. and 6 a.m. on the morning of the race.

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A six-vehicle accident sent five people to the hospital this morning, June 4, reports the Texas Department of Public Safety.

The accident occurred on Interstate 10 at mile marker 868 in Orange County at approximately 3:00 a.m., reports DPS.  The five people injured were sent to area hospitals with non life-threatening injuries.

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