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First Lady Michelle Obama (Photo courtesy of Alan Coleman)

First Lady Michelle Obama started the Let’s Move! campaign in 2010 with a goal of “solving the challenge of childhood obesity within a generation so that children born today will reach adulthood at a healthy weight,” according to the Let’s Move! website.

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The Newton County Sheriff's Office is searching for 50-year-old Timothy Brown who has been missing since July 1. According to a news release from NCSO, Brown is a 6-foot tall white male weighing approximately 230 pounds. He was last seen driving a black 2001 Chevrolet Suburban bearing Texas license plate number 1KZ977. NCSO asks that anyone with information regarding the missing man contact them at (409) 379-3636.

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Jayne Bordelon and Officer Calvin Walker

Dozens of children ages 5 through 14 gathered to listen, learn and let loose Aug. 1 at the Bullying Stops Here Rally at the City of Port Arthur Health Department building.

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Heagan Holmes

When 11-year-old Heagan Holmes first sat huddled, head down and ready to race at the starting line of Beaumont’s 2012 soapbox derby competition, she couldn’t have known her first race would eventually le

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Amber

Do your dreams include a corncob pipe, a straw hat and a porch dog? Well, country Ma or Pa, we have the dog to fill in the porch-dog portion of your dream! Her name is Amber and R-E-L-A-X-E-D doesn’t begin to describe the unperturbed posture of this sprawled-out pup. She does move!

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Vein Centers of Texas

 

The Examiner has confirmed a local vein center is the target of a federal investigation after FBI and other federal agents raided its offices. 

Federal agents entered The Vein Centers of Texas in Beaumont and offices in Corpus Christi on Tuesday, July 16, taking documents and computer hard drives. 

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From left to right, Telly Roshard Joyce, Jr and Keenan Novon Anderson

An arrest has been made in the shooting death of Marcus “Big Country” Senegal, who was killed 

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West Orange-Cove Consolidated Independent School District

 

It was standing room only at the West Orange-Cove Consolidated Independent School District’s board meeting Monday, Aug 5. A large group of parents, citizens and school district employees gathered to discuss, among other topics, the busing of students home from after-school activities. 

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