The News

Nurse Lisa Flores and Chief Nursing Officer Paul Guidroz

Christus recognized nurses from St. Elizabeth and St. Mary hospitals for their dedication, hard work, and clinical skills as well as for the compassion they show their patients on an everyday basis Tuesday, Aug. 13.

“When a loved one is hospitalized, it’s often nurses who care for them minute by minute, day by day, that make the biggest impact on the patient and their families,” said Bonnie Barnes, co-founder and president of the DAISY Foundation.

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Midshipman 4th Class (freshman) Ross Gilchriest of Silsbee

Midshipman 4th Class (freshman) Ross Gilchriest of Silsbee had the honor of throwing the first pitch at the 14th annual Navy Night at Bowie Baysox baseball game Friday, Aug. 2, in Bowie, Md.

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First Lady Michelle Obama (Photo courtesy of Alan Coleman)

First Lady Michelle Obama started the Let’s Move! campaign in 2010 with a goal of “solving the challenge of childhood obesity within a generation so that children born today will reach adulthood at a healthy weight,” according to the Let’s Move! website.

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The Newton County Sheriff's Office is searching for 50-year-old Timothy Brown who has been missing since July 1. According to a news release from NCSO, Brown is a 6-foot tall white male weighing approximately 230 pounds. He was last seen driving a black 2001 Chevrolet Suburban bearing Texas license plate number 1KZ977. NCSO asks that anyone with information regarding the missing man contact them at (409) 379-3636.

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Jayne Bordelon and Officer Calvin Walker

Dozens of children ages 5 through 14 gathered to listen, learn and let loose Aug. 1 at the Bullying Stops Here Rally at the City of Port Arthur Health Department building.

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