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John Frossard and Shaunte Guillory
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The 9th Court of Appeals has intervened in the case of a temporary injunction granted by Jefferson County Judge Gary Sanderson to prevent the termination of former Beaumont Independent School District elementary school principal Shaunte Guillory. According to the judicial panel’s order, published Thursday, Jan.

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Wednesday, Jan. 6, that U.S. Marshals, at the agency’s request, seized nearly 90,000 bottles of dietary supplements labeled as containing kratom. The product, manufactured for and held by Dordoniz Natural Products LLC, located in South Beloit, Illinois, is marketed under the brand name RelaKzpro and worth more than $400,000.

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The first crude oil shipment exported from the United States in 40 years has sailed from Corpus Christi, Texas.  NuStar Energy and ConocoPhillips loaded a vessel at NuStar's North Beach Terminal at Port Corpus Christi.  The light crude oil, sold to the international trading company Vitol, left the dock at Port Corpus Christi on Thursday, December 31, 2

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Lamar University has named four alumni as Distinguished Alumni for 2016, noting that their dedication to their professions, service to their communities and loyalty to their alma mater epitomizes the Lamar University spirit. The award is the highest granted by the university to its graduates.

"These four individuals represent excellence in their careers and a genuine love for their alma mater,” said Shannon Copeland, director of alumni affairs. “It is an honor to name them as our Distinguished Alumni for 2016.”

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On Tuesday, January 5, 2016, around 7:30 p.m., the Beaumont Police Department’s Special Assignments Unit (SAU) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) apprehended the suspect from the Chase bank robbery that occurred on January 4, 2016. 

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