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The Humane Society Partnered with Christus St. Elizabeth for the second annual 1

For the second year in a row, Christus St. Elizabeth has partnered with the Humane Society of Southeast Texas to bring awareness to pet adoption by hosting the 12 Dogs of Christmas on Friday, Dec. 5. 

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Mayor Annise D. Parker, John L. Nau III and Ric Campo

HOUSTON –– The Nau Center for Texas Cultural Heritage officially broke ground Wednesday, Nov. 12, during a ceremony including The Honorable Annise D. Parker, Mayor, City of Houston; Richard J. Campo, chairman of the Houston First Corporation Board of Directors; and John L. Nau, III, chairman of the Nau Center Board of Directors.

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Lamar President Ken Evans (second from left) with Regina Rogers, Hermann Ortega

Lamar University conferred 1,355 degrees during fall commencement exercises Dec. 13. During the ceremony, Lamar president Kenneth Evans awarded the Doctor of Humane Letters degree to Regina Rogers, Hermann Ortega and Will Crenshaw.

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The inside of the Sober Ride Sleigh is decorated with festive garland, bows and

With New Year’s Eve parties and holiday get-togethers on the minds of many Southeast Texans, the Texas Department of Transportation, along with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, Beaumont Police, the Department of Public Safety, and other local emergency response personnel would like to remind event-goers of the dangers of dri

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Ramon Mouton unloads a pallet of food donated by H-E-B to the Southeast Texas Fo

H-E-B’s corporate office shared generous holiday bounty with 16 food banks around Texas, including the Southeast Texas Food Bank, in time for the holiday season.

This gift consisted of a truckload containing more than 2,000 cases of H-E-B corn flakes and macaroni and cheese delivered Wednesday, Dec. 10, as a holiday gift from the company to be distributed to those in need.

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When 7-year-old Opal Boullion went to school Wednesday, Dec. 17, she had no idea she would be leaving with a brand new Huffy bicycle.

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A former employee of the City of Port Arthur has been indicted on two counts of felony theft by a public servant, Jefferson County Criminal District Attorney Cory Crenshaw announced on Dec. 16.

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H-E-B decided to celebrate its annual Feast of Sharing a little differently this year by stretching the single-day event into a weeklong affair, volunteering services and donating food and money to non-profit organizations around Southeast Texas.

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The Texas Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has opened a criminal investigation into an apparent identity theft ring that is claiming to be either a governmental or debt collection agency in an attempt to steal state residents’ personal information and identities.

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Shauwn Williams

A former employee of the City of Port Arthur has been indicted on two counts of felony theft by a public servant, Jefferson County Criminal District Attorney Cory Crenshaw announced on Dec. 16.

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