The News

Beaumont Police Burglary Detectives are investigating several burglaries that occurred throughout the city over the weekend, BPD Officer Carol Riley reports.

According to Riley, during the early morning hours of Sunday, April 10, suspects used force to gain entry into three different vehicle dealership locations. Classic, Kinsel and Mike Smith car dealerships reported burglaries and had damage to almost all of their showrooms and offices.

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Royce Davis

Sentenced to 50 years in prison for the death of a lonely widow, the prosecutor says murderer Royce Earl Davis, Jr. took financial advantage of his victim before taking her life.

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The intersection on College Street where Terrel Segura lost his life.

When Joseph Matthew Ragsdale admitted in Judge Raquel West’s 252nd Jefferson County District Court that he was behind the wheel of a borrowed vehicle when he struck pedestrian Terrel Segura with enough force to man

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Cyclists from around the area will come together for a great cause when they converge for the 11th annual Spindletop Spin at the Event Centre in downtown Beaumont on Saturday, June 4.

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Since his arrival in 1992, Blanco, the Houston Zoo’s leucistic (white) alligator has been a favorite of both guests and staff, and has been the centerpiece attraction in the Reptile and Amphibian House. As a leucistic alligator, he is also very rare, and is one of only 13 still currently alive from an original number of 18 that hatched in 1987 in Louisiana. However, as time has passed, Blanco has outgrown his current space.

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