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Beaumont police say a 2-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle on Valentine's Day, Feb. 14 and later died.

According to a press release, the youngster was playing in his driveway in the 8100 block of Lawrence Drive when he ran down the driveway and into the street. 

Jon Reaud and James Singletary

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Deputies in Orange County arrested two men and recovered methamphetamine, synthetic marijuana and numerous pieces of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop on FM 105 in Orangefield near Orangefield Elementary School at a little after 1 p.m. on Feb. 13, according to a news release from the Orange County Sheriff's Office.


A Port Arthur man is dead after what Port Arthur Police are calling a homicide.

Around 1:13 a.m. Friday morning, Feb. 14, the Port Arthur Police Department received a call of a "man down" in the 800 block of 9th Street. Upon arrival, officers found twenty-nine-year old Eric Darnel Noel, who had suffered a gunshot wound. Noel was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital, where he later died.

Justice of the Peace Nancy Beaulieu is conducting an inquest into the death and has ordered an autopsy.

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(From Memorial Funeral Home website)

Alexandria "Lexy" Nicole Bertrand  Birth date: April 19, 1997 Death date: February 10, 2014 Obituary: