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Prompted by a scathing HUD Office of the Inspector General audit – “The Management and Board of Commissioners of the Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur, Tx., Failed to Exercise Their Fiduciary Duties” – and a subsequent follow-up report from HUD regional director Daniel Rodriguez, the housing authority board has been holding regular meetings to discuss the entity’s lack of compliance with the federal funding agency.

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Following Jesus’ example of a public and vociferous chastisement of the powers that be in ancient Judea, Christians all over the nation have fought against what they view as government encroachment on religious freedom of expression.

A group of cheerleaders, local business owners and concerned citizens in Kountze say they are no different.

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Police attempt to pry unknown substance from suspect's mouth

Beaumont police arrested two suspects Thursday, Sept. 20, near Grand Street for possession of a controlled substance, among other charges. 

After pulling over a Ford Crown Victoria near downtown Beaumont on Grand Street, police placed suspects in handcuffs while they searched their vehicle. Upon closer inspection of the suspects, police say they noticed something in a male suspect's mouth. 

One female officer told the man, "Spit it out!" as she placed her hands on the man's throat. 

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Beaumont could be at least $47.8 million richer, pending the approval of an FAA exemption allowing the city to use royalty money from oil and gas underneath the Municipal Airport for city street projects.

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Police say Dothan, Ala. kidnapping suspects are believed to be in East Texas or West Louisiana. According to the statement, an employee with the Department of Human Resources reported the kidnapping of 15-year-old Ailene

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