The News

smoke over the city

Southeast Texans might have noticed smoke in the area today and could be curious where it is coming from. According to Larry Jinks, former fire chief and a volunteer firefighter at Johnson Bayou (Louisiana) Fire Department, the smoke is coming from an out-of-control marsh fire in Cameron Parish.

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UPDATE: Auction raises at least $3,620 for Buckner this year.

The Golden Triangle Chapter of the Texas Chefs Association and the Lamar University Hospitality Program hosted the seventh annual Gingerbread Competition to benefit Buckner Children and Family Services on Nov. 29 at the Civic Center in Beaumont.

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One man is dead and his home severely damaged after a fire swept through the South Park residence Thursday night, Nov. 29. 

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Ronald Lee Young Sr.

Beaumont Police have arrested a man they say was responsible for a pair of purse snatchings just before the holidays. 

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Beaumont Police patch

Detectives are investigating a reported robbery of the Family Dollar Store locatedat 4010 Magnolia St. in Beaumont’s north end.  

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