The last thing you would expect while mowing the back 40 is to have a copperhead snake crawl out of the motor and on to the steering wheel, but that’s exactly what happened to Dodd Coffey this past weekend.

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The Beaumont Health Department's new building at 3040 College St.

Nearly seven years after Hurricane Ike devastated Southeast Texas and caused significant damage to many of the community’s homes and businesses, including city government facilities, funding from the disaster is still trickling into the area to assist with recovery. Case in point: Beaumont Health Department’s new facility soon to open at 3040 College St.

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Bo Kelley

Bo Kelley, 53, has been sentenced to federal prison for wire fraud violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. attorney John M. Bales.

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Completely redesigned inside and out just two years ago, Nissan Altima’s attractive design continues in 2015 with front-end styling that features a large, black grille with chrome surround.

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The month of June is traditionally known for weddings, school vacations and the official start of summer. There’s much to celebrate, but there’s also something to prepare for: Monday, June 1, was the official start of the 2015 Atlantic hurricane season.

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