From the National Hurricane Center at 4 p.m., Friday, Sept. 18: Satellite imagery indicates that the circulation of Tropical Depression 22 has become better defined and is now upgraded to Tropical Storm Beta. Although the system is now a tropical storm, satellite imagery shows that the convective…
The inaugural Babe Zaharias Open was won by former Lamar University standout Julie Aime as a field of 66 competed for a share of $33,000 at the Beaumont Country Club. Aime, Kendra Dalton and Maddie McCrary came into the final round all tied for the lead at 6-under. McCrary would get out to an…
The JCSO Narcotics Task Force began investigating public complaints about Smokees Vape Shop on College Street in Beaumont after receiving reports that medicated CBD oil products were making people sick and causing extreme intoxication to the users. Most legitimate CBD oils can be sold legally and…
Just before 2:30 p.m. Sept. 18, Beaumont police were called to the intersection of MLK Parkway and Laurel Street in reference to a man in the street. The man was seen swinging erratically at passing cars on the major thoroughfare, according to a passerby. BPD officers arrived shortly thereafter,…
From the National Hurricane Center on Friday, Sept. 18, 10 a.m. Satellite imagery indicates that Tropical Depression Twenty-Two is getting better organized with gradually increasing convective banding in the northeastern semicircle, which the depression is close to tropical-storm strength and…
Sept. 17, Beaumont ISD received confirmation that a staff member who was on location at Dishman Elementary and Marshall Middle School tested positive for COVID-19, according to a news release. From the release:  "The individual was last present at each facility on Sept. 10. BISD’s Mitigation Plan…
The inaugural Babe Zaharias Open at Beaumont Country Club is beginning to heat up as players are through 36 holes of the 54-hole tournament at the Beaumont Country Club. The field of 66 is battling for a share of the $33,000 purse and an exemption into the IOA Golf Classic next week. Some players…
According to a Sept. 16 news release, Beaumont ISD received notice that a West Brook student attending junior varsity football practice tested positive for COVID-19. The student last participated on Tuesday, Sept. 15, and all students that were present at practice with the student identified as…