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David Terrell

 

The U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday, July 30, that 32-year-old David Randall Terrell II of Nederland, has been sentenced for two local bank robberies. Terrell pleaded guilty April 4 to two counts of bank robbery and was sentenced to 77 months in federal prison and also ordered to pay restitution. 

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Among other items, Orange County Commissioners approved the acceptance of the donation of a motorcycle from the U.S. Military to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office at a meeting Monday, July 29. 

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Ridgewood

 

When William Dennis Foster Jr. came to the Ridgewood Retirement Community in 2007, his family said the facility was a welcoming and attractive alternative to many assisted living centers around Beaumont.

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Press release from Nederland Police Department:

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Suspect

Police say the Prosperity Bank in Beaumont and the Chase Bank in Orange were robbed by the same man.  

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Orange County Sheriff’s Deputies are currently investigating a shooting that took place on Chandler Street in Vidor Saturday evening, July 27.

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Lenora Reese-McNair

A sordid tale of betrayal and fraud is making its way through the Jefferson County courts.

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Carolyn Guidry

“Madder than hell” is how Beverly Hatcher described voters told they were at the wrong polling locations when they showed up to vote in past Jefferson County elections. The Jefferson County Commissioners Court conducted a hearing Tuesday, July 23, to solicit comments from the public on a proposed plan to implement a countywide polling place program for the Nov. 5, 2013 election.

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