We’re smack dab in the middle of winter here in Southeast Texas, but that definitely doesn’t mean it’s time to hibernate. Fact is this is one of the best times of year to take advantage of the many outdoor opportunities on the menu.

Topping the list is fishing. Take your pick — white bass, crappie, catfish, speckled trout or redfish.


HEDIS@ is the most commonly used quality metric set. The only successful way to use quality metrics consistently is to have data aggregated automatically and to allow providers to see their performance at the time they are seeing each patients. This has been the key to SETMA’s success in improving care with the help of metrics.

SETMA’s Quality Metrics Philosophy


‘A Most Violent Year’

Starring: Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain

Directed by: J.C. Chandor

Rated: PG-13



For nearly two decades Great China Restaurant on the corner of Calder Avenue and 15th Street has been serving up what many would say is the best Chinese food in Beaumont. 

The new Versa Note SR adds unique, sporty exterior treatments, suede seat accent

Following a successful debut as a 2014 model, the Nissan Versa Note enters its second year of production with a number of significant enhancements – led by the addition of new Versa Note SR and Versa Note SL trim levels.