The News

Shane Johns, Robert Sepulvado, Kristi Charrier, Nikki Jones and Johnny Trahan

Local foster children had some summer fun recently thanks to a donation from the Kiwanis Club of Orange. The group donated $550 to CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) for a summer celebration that included waterslides, a bounce house, and food. Kiwanians were also on hand to help cook hot dogs and links and serve refreshments.

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The driver of a truck pulling a boat lost control of his haul resulting in a two-vehicle accident in Jasper County at about 7 p.m. on Sept. 27, reports Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper Stephanie Davis.

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The grim procession of cases involving battered babies continued at the Jefferson County Courthouse this week.

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On Sunday, September 27, 2015, in the wee hours of the morning, Beaumont firefighters were dispatched to two separate fires that may have been related.

At 3:41 a.m., the Beaumont Fire Department received a report of a building on fire at 410 Winfield. While at this location, fire dispatchers received a 911 call reporting another fire at 1208 Gilbert. Other units were dispatched to this location and were able to bring the flames under control within a few minutes. 

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Dr. Qamar and Kelli Arfeen, Mandie and Dr. Garrett Peel
Walter Suhr and Mango Punch! will be performing at the sixth annual Dinner for L

Come sail away to ports unknown during an evening of festive dining, dancing and entertainment as the Harbor Foundation presents its sixth annual Dinner for Life Gala scheduled for Friday, Oct. 9, from 7-11 p.m. at the Event Centre in Beaumont.

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