The News

Pariss Boykin

Police in Beaumont arrested one man in connection to a weekend shooting that sent two people to the hospital, reports the Beaumont Police Department.

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Michael R. Siebe, the central figure in the worst scandal in the history of the Beaumont Police Department, is scheduled to be released from federal custody Nov. 1.

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Waterhouse’s leaf-nosed bat

Bat Week, which this year will be Oct. 25-31, includes a signature event on Capitol Hill, a week-long social media campaign aimed to engage and educate the public on bats and a Guinness World Record attempt for most bat houses built in a day. The record setting attempt will aptly be held on Halloween Day at multiple locations including Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge and at Austin’s Congress Avenue Bridge, the largest urban bat colony in the world.

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Baylor Wortham

Federal prosecutor Baylor Wortham is set to announce his candidacy as the Democratic candidate for Judge of the 136th District Court in Jefferson County at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1149 Pearl Street, at noon on Tuesday, Oct. 27.

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