(Kountze cheerleaders) Examiner file photo

The Texas Supreme Court has agreed a lawsuit filed by a Kountze cheerleader and her family may be reinstated after being thrown out for being moot in a lower court.

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June Knight de Leon

Longtime lakeside resident June Earline Knight de Leon died peacefully in her Chula Vista home on Nov. 5, 2015, at the age of 79.

Knight de Leon was born December 22, 1935 in Beaumont, Texas, the daughter of Christine Collins and Harry Knight. She graduated from Beaumont High School in 1955 and attended Lamar College of Technology (later advanced to Lamar University), receiving a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry in 1967.

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Beaumont native Jay Bruce, right fielder for the Cincinnati Reds, presented The Arc of Greater Beaumont with a check for $81,000 on Tuesday, Jan. 19, at the Foundation for Southeast Texas. 

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One of the great things about wild pigs is that they can be hunted year round, day and night, and you can kill as many as you can haul away. Another good thing about pigs is that they are good to eat, and there seems to be an unlimited supply of them. 

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GMC’s best-selling truck rolls into 2016 with a fresh appearance that takes its signature premium styling to a higher level.

The new look for the Sierra 1500 offers greater visual distinction between models, including a new grille design with a distinct appearance for the base model, Elevation edition, SLE, SLT, All Terrain and Sierra Denali. Other new exterior features include available 20-inch chrome-clad aluminum wheel design. Four exterior colors are available in 2016 including hues such as Crimson Red Tintcoat and Mahogany Metallic.

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