The News

Brittany Crosson

A mother charged with intoxication assault and a host of other charges stemming from a May 2013 collision appeared in court Monday, Feb. 10. 

Ruby Gunner (left) with her attorney, Paul Darrow

A veteran educator in Port Arthur was exonerated Wednesday, March 12, after a jury found her not guilty of injuring a former student.

Superintendent Dr. Timothy Chargois

Texas Education Agency investigators issued a preliminary report on an investigation into the fiscal management of the Beaumont Independent School District dated Thursday, March 6, that offers no less than two dozen citations of administration and school board trustees failing to perform their jobs in a proper manner.

LULAC of Beaumont

By Jennifer Johnson

Staff Writer



A collision between a semi-trailer truck and a pickup truck Thursday morning, March 12 caused a Highway 73 road closure and has sent a Bridge City man to the hospital.

At approximately 7:02 a.m., Texas Department of Public Safety troopers responded to a two vehicle crash on Highway 73 near Highway 124 involving a truck tractor semi-trailer and a Dodge pickup truck.