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Maxine Comeaux of Fannett and Marcus Deshotel (inset)

Two years probation, 30 days in jail, a $2,000 fine and 200 hours of community service were handed down as punishment in a DWI misdemeanor case that resulted in the death of 19-year-old Jefferson County teen Maxine Comeaux on

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Carrie Woliver and general contractor Jack Elliott lead visitors on a tour of th
Contractor Jack Elliott of JackBuilt said he is trying to match the original red

A local nonprofit is finally seeing its long-laid plans to resuscitate and revitalize the historic Southern Pacific Train Depot in Orange come to fruition.

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Voters lined up at polling place

Jefferson County Tax Assessor-Collector/Voter Registrar Allison Nathan Getz, PCC, is calling on residents to assist with the electoral process.

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Dr. Diana Valdez

Hardin-Jefferson High School Principal Dr. Diana Valdez will now head Beaumont Independent School District’s West Brook High School in the 2016-17 school year, the BISD Board of Managers announced during a meeting Tuesday, June 21.

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High Five 06-23-2016

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s assistance in getting dangerous drug dealers and drug users, along with the poisonous products they carry, off the streets. To that end, The Examiner will periodically feature a list of five persons accused of drug-related crimes here in High Five.

“Crime Stoppers and The Examiner are teaming up to fight the drug problem in Southeast Texas,” Beaumont Police Officer Carol Riley of Crime Stoppers said.

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