The News

On March 10, about 5:40 a.m, Beaumont Fire and Rescue responded to an apartment fire at 4410 Phelan Boulevard, Beaumont Fire and Rescue Capt. Brad Penisson reported.

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Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Phil Jenkins to the Upper Neches River Municipal Water Authority Board of Directors for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023.

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Police in Orange have arrested a suspect in the March 8 shooting of 24-year-old Centarius Chavis, reports the Orange Police Department.

According to a news release from OPD, police arrested 23-year-old O'shaquie Foster, aka O’shanique Foster, of Orange, for aggravated assault March 9 following the issuance of a warrant for his arrest.

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Several Vidor Junior High School (VJHS) students were sent to an area hospital for treatment after overdosing on medication March 9, reports Vidor ISD.

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It took roughly a dozen years, but David and Sue James finally had their day in court to seek recovery for damage caused to their home in 2005’s Hurricane Rita.

Parties selected a jury from a pool of 60 on Tuesday, Feb. 22, in Jefferson County Judge Justin Sanderson’s 60th District Court and proceeded to commence a trial that lasted longer than a week to hear.

In the end, the plaintiffs won – mostly.

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