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Beaumont Independent School District police are currently investigating the theft of copper wire at four BISD campuses.

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Nurse Lisa Flores and Chief Nursing Officer Paul Guidroz

Christus recognized nurses from St. Elizabeth and St. Mary hospitals for their dedication, hard work, and clinical skills as well as for the compassion they show their patients on an everyday basis Tuesday, Aug. 13.

“When a loved one is hospitalized, it’s often nurses who care for them minute by minute, day by day, that make the biggest impact on the patient and their families,” said Bonnie Barnes, co-founder and president of the DAISY Foundation.

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Midshipman 4th Class (freshman) Ross Gilchriest of Silsbee

Midshipman 4th Class (freshman) Ross Gilchriest of Silsbee had the honor of throwing the first pitch at the 14th annual Navy Night at Bowie Baysox baseball game Friday, Aug. 2, in Bowie, Md.

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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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