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In The Examiner's March 30 – April 5 edition, we re-published a New York Times Crossword Puzzle from two weeks previous rather than the current week's puzzle. We regret the error and any inconvenience it might have caused. The puzzle and its solution are attached here.

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Gayla DuBose, Ronitha Pickens and Denise Clement

Three BISD teachers were recognized with the Wayne A. Reaud Excellence in Education Award: Gayla DuBose, Sallie Curtis Elementary School; Ronitha Pickens, Willie Ray Smith Sr. Middle School; and Denise Clement, Beaumont Early College High School.

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Two people from Beaumont and one from Houston pleaded guilty in the Southern District of Florida in connection with their participation in a $4.4 million dollar federal prison sentencing reduction scheme March 30.

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Brandy Shantha Springer

An engineering firm hired to audit Beaumont’s water department in 2014 is asking the Ninth Court of Appeals to dismiss a defamation case against them as the first named plaintiff in the suit sits behind bars for theft and for staging her granddaughter’s fake kidnapping.

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There’s enough interest in the city of Bevil Oaks to garner the number of required signatures so their students would attend Hardin-Jefferson ISD schools rather than Beaumont ISD schools.

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