The News

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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With a high chance of rain forecast for the area, City of Beaumont Emergency Management would like to remind you to stay informed and prepare for the possibility of flooding in low-lying areas. Share these tips with friends and family!

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A dangerous shooter was arrested this morning due to the speedy response of the Beaumont Police

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Chris Kress, Round Rock PD (top); Rafael Ornelas; and 100 Club group photo

Motor officers from Texas and Louisiana came to Beaumont to participate in the fourth annual Southeast Texas Motorcop Rodeo, held in the Macy’s parking lot of Parkdale Mall in Beaumont.

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