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Deputies with the Galveston County Sheriff's Office shot a wild pig that the department said was causing problems for some residents.

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Pickup truck hits utility poles on Highway 105 | Photo: Texas DPS

A 19 year old Beaumont man found unresponsive at the scene of an early morning accident on Highway 105 and initially reported dead was later resuscitated, according to a statement from The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS).

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Map of the affected neighborhoods | Photo: City of Beaumont

The City of Beaumont will be performing smoke testing today in a neighborhood near Washington Boulevard and Corporate Drive, according to officials.

The city's contractor, RJN Group, performed the same tests yesterday in the Blossom neighborhood, illustrated on a map released by the city.

The testing is part of the city's plans to improve the sewer system, City of Beaumont spokesperson Chris Jarmon told The Examiner.

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Octavius Chazrell Jackson | Photo: Nederland Police Department

A wanted man was taken into custody by Nederland Police last week, the department said in a release.

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At least 15 businesses have been vandalized, Silsbee Police Department said in a community alert.

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