The News

Photo by Clay Thorp

A fire broke out at an abandoned building, formerly Hadley's Furniture warehouse, at the corner of McFaddin Avenue and Forrest Street in Beaumont around 11:15 p.m. Wednesday night, Sept. 18. 

Beaumont Fire Captain Earl White, who is investigating the incident, confirmed the fire was started deliberately. 

shadow

The role of the overprotec­tive patriarch is common in Hollywood films —Robert De Niro as Jack Byrnes in “Meet the Parents,” John Lithgow as the Rev.

shadow

A team from the Port Arthur Fire Department rescued a dock worker on Thursday, Sept. 19, after the man fell 25-30 feet into a ship at Oxbow Docks on Coke Dock Road in Port Arthur.

shadow
Erica Parrott

Three Vidor residents have pleaded guilty to racketeering charges related to their association with a “white’s only” criminal enterprise that engaged in methamphetamine distribution and murder in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S.

shadow
Jack Burke (left) and coach Todd Ross (right)

Golf is a stressful game that requires both skill and patience — the latter trait often lacking in children of a young age.

shadow