The News

Clinton Johnson pleaded guilty stabbing Victor the miniature pinscher.

In a pretrial hearing Oct. 2, Clinton Johnson pleaded guilty to a 3rd degree felony of causing serious bodily injury to an animal with a deadly weapon. Johnson made headlines recently for stabbing a dog twice with a blade that was attached to a portion of PVC pipe.

Victims of animal cruelty

“Tank, a bait dog from Silsbee, had his throat cut when we first went out and got him,” Ambre Guillot said of

Joy James and Beth Rhoades of BPSF

Enjoy a delicious breakfast while supporting local students at the Beaumont Public Schools Foundation’s 23rd annual Fiesta Breakfast fundraiser on Oct. 27 at Casa Olé in the Target Shopping Center.


Two separate incidents in Orange County, both involving All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs), have left teenagers hospitalized.

At approximately 6 p.m. on Saturday, October 10, 2015, there was a motor vehicle crash involving an ATV that occurred on Dixie Road near FM 2802 in Orange County.

According to Trooper Stephanie Davis, a 2007 Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling northbound on Dixie Road. The driver of the ATV failed to yield the right of way from a private driveway and pulled out in front of the truck, striking it in the front right quarter panel of the vehicle.

Dominick Leday

Beaumont police officers responded quickly to a reported burglary in process in the 1100 block of Euclid Street around 9:47 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015.