The News

Crime Stopper of the Year Award recipient Henry Adams accepts his award.

The Crime Stoppers of the Year Awards reception, held Tuesday, Oct. 27, at the Beaumont Event Centre, celebrated not only the success of the program but also three citizens who have aided in the mission to make Beaumont’s streets safer for the community.

shadow

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Warrant Division is asking for the public’s assistance in locating an armed and dangerous fugitive.

shadow

Beaumont Independent School District's South Park Middle School was placed on lockdown shortly before 11 a.m. on Thursday. According to district representative Nakisha Myles Burns, shots were fired in the area. "Students are safe and secure," she said. "BISD police are on the scene." The lockdown was lifted around 30 minutes later.

shadow

Two longtime Beaumont Independent School District administrators are leaving the district effective immediately – Dr. Shirley Bonton, assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction, and Dr. Dwaine Augustine, assistant superintendent for secondary education.

shadow

Beaumont Fire Rescue will hold a Promotion and Pinning Ceremony on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 10 a.m. at Fire Headquarters, 400 Walnut. This will be a public ceremony to recognize several recent promotions that have taken place. 

shadow