The News

Shelby Hunt and Joshua Haltom practice

Students from Mike Berryhill’s Texas Karate Academy (TKA), 7310 Highway 105 in Beaumont, will have an opportunity to bring home the gold to Southeast Texas once again at the Amateur Organization of Karate (AOK) state championship Saturday, Dec. 14, in Galveston.

Matthew Earl Smith


Some six months after Grady Cole Dupuy’s death, the family of the Beaumont landowner may find justice as his alleged killer is set to appear in court.

Hector Javier Vega Garcia


A Port Arthur man has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a young girl.

Hector Javier Vega Garcia, 25, waived his right to a grand jury indictment on Dec. 6., choosing to admit his fault in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl.

William Dale Nortman


A Beaumont man has pleaded guilty to his fourth DWI.

Romaldy Alonzo Moore

A would-be robber has been sentenced to prison after his probation for robbery was revoked Dec. 6.