Chocoholic Cupcakes

When Autumn and Aaron West found that store-bought cakes and cookies weren’t up to their family’s standards, they decided to whip out the mixer and start making their own goodies for parties. As word got around about their sinfully delicious desserts, the Wests began to cook up an idea to start their own bakery.


‘Hot Pursuit,’ starring Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara; directed by Anne Fletcher, Rated

Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee, circa 1980 (Photo courtesy of Kirk West)

The ninth annual Hardin County Music Festival takes place Saturday, May 16, at Kountze Trade Days at 980 N. Pine St. in Kountze, with gates opening at noon.


‘Avengers: The Age of Ultron’

Starring: Robert Downey, Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth

Directed by: Joss Whedon

Rated: PG-13


44Farms Texas Rib Eye
Bacon and Cheese Omelette

What started out as a local, upscale dining getaway in 2009 has become one of Beaumont’s favorite jewels for fresh, quality dishes and relaxing environment.