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A 43-year-old Port Arthur man died Thursday after he drowned in Canyon Lake trying to save two children, according to the Comal County Sheriff's Office.

Terry Hasan and his family was staying at the Jacobs Creek Park and was on the shore with other members of his party when he saw two children on a inflatable device floating away from the shore. Hasan ran after them, jumped on another inflatable device, however that device gave out after 20-30 yards according to witnesses, Hasan tried swimming, but soon went under.

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Just like nearly every other municipality in and around the area, the city of Orange has officially taken steps to outlaw the sale of substances similar to, and including, K2 and bath salts. In a unanimous decision of the newly- impaneled Orange City Council, the group decided to disallow the sale and use of those products.

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Just like nearly every other municipality in and around the area, the city of Orange has officially taken steps to outlaw the sale of substances similar to, and including, K2 and bath salts. In a unanimous decision of the newly- impaneled Orange City Council, the group decided to disallow the sale and use of those products.

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On Wednesday, June 15, at 9:45 p.m.,  Beaumont police officers were called out to Washington Boulevard in reference to a robbery that had just taken place.

Dispatch told responding officers a shot had been fired, and  the suspects were reported to be armed with a pistol and a shotgun. A K-9 handler assisted with the investigation and got information that led to the suspects.

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Copies of secret settlement documents obtained by The Examiner from the Beaumont Independent School District show Superintendent Carrol Thomas has for years violated district policy by failing to seek approval from the Board of Trustees to pay several hundred thousand dollars in taxpayer money to settle lawsuits and legal complaints with parents and others complaining primarily about the district’s special education program.

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