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Valero donation check for United Way

Valero Port Arthur refinery employees went above and beyond this holiday season to gather a hefty donation for the United Way of Mid and South Jefferson County. Through employee pledges, fundraisers and funds matched by the company, a check for $752,169 was presented to United Way on Tuesday, Dec. 1, during a banquet at the refinery’s administration building.

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Shaunte Guillory (bottom right) came back to Beaumont to teach at Jones-Clark

Beaumont Independent School District’s Board of Managers deliberated the termination of Jones-Clark Elementary principal Shaunte

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IEA Board Member James “Bubba” Martin, District Attorney Bob Wortham, Baylor Wor

IEA – Inspire, Encourage, Achieve, which provides educational and rehabilitative services for Jefferson County at-risk youth by inspiring and encouraging them to achieve, hosted its annual Ben’s Kids Thanksgiving Gathering at Our Mother of Mercy Catholic Church in Beaumont. Family members and community supporters filled the Fellowship Hall for a joyful evening marked by warm hearts and expressions of gratitude. 

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Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas received the Employer Award at the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) 19th Annual Texas Workforce Conference held Nov. 18-20 in Dallas.

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On Thursday, December 3, 2015 at approximately 2:40 p.m., Beaumont police dispatchers received a 911 call of “someone shooting at Pathways Learning Center."  First officers arrived at 2:47 p.m. The caller called a second time at 2:52 p.m.

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The Beaumont Public Library system is offering the TumblePremium service to patrons as part of their database and learning resources.

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John Crew from the toll company (top) answers tough questions

The mayor of Vidor says he has “trust issues” with a private company attempting to garner local support for a 10-mile toll road between Vidor and Beaumont after the corporation altered its projections from $9

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Red Apple Day Care Learning Center on Calder Avenue

State officials have shut down the Red Apple Day Care Learning Center on Calder Avenue in Beaumont after Department of Family and Protective Services inspections noted 89 violations at the business since October 2014, including staff training inadequacies, lack of required immunizations of children in care and neglect.

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Ryan Hebert, Jamie Lejeune, Ryan Deloney, Christopher McCullough, John Heard, Ja

’Tis the season for giving, which is just what Neches Federal Credit Union did.

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