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Effective Nov. 29, Harrison Street between I-10 and 15th Street and again between 15th Street and 14th Street, will be closed to through traffic, Beaumont Public Works spokesperson Brandon Belaire said in a statement.

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Connecting Old Dowlen Road and Parkdale Mall Loop | Photo: Eleanor Skelton

The new section of Northwest Parkway connecting Old Dowlen Road to the Parkdale Mall Loop opened Nov. 21, beginning at 8 a.m., City of Beaumont roadway designer Chace Mann said in a release.

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Work crews | Photo: Cleanserve, LLC

The City of Beaumont has hired Cleanserve, LLC to assist with the Citywide Sanitary Sewer Evaluation, water utilities designer Derek Richard said in a release.

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Trooper Damon Allen | Photo: Texas Department of Public Safety

Funeral services for the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper who died while on duty Thanksgiving Day will be on Friday, Dec. 1 in Mexia, Texas, DPS said in a statement.

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The Texas Department of State Health Services presented the 2017 Private/Public Provider Award to the City of Beaumont Public Health – EMS (BEMS) Nov. 21 during the annual Texas EMS Conference held in Fort Worth, EMS manager Max Nguyen said in a release Nov. 27.

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Kirt Vavasseur | Photo: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office arrested a man just outside Fannett for online solicitation of a minor Monday, Nov. 27, Capt. Crystal Holmes said in a release.

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The Galveston County Health District (GCHD) continues the fight to end HIV by offering free testing, education and resources on World AIDS Day, Dec. 1.

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Phillip Shepeard | Photo: Galveston County Sheriff's Office

On Monday, Nov. 17 at about 11 p.m., Galveston County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a single gunshot heard in the area of 33rd Street and Avenue E in Galveston, Sheriff Henry Trochesset said in a release.

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Trevor Chesson

A 10 year old from Hamshire died in an ATV accident Nov. 27, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office said in a release.

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George Edwards III | Photo: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office 
Joey P. Hanchett | Photo: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office 

On Nov. 21, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint from a local business in reference to a theft from a work site located on Houston River Road in Westlake, the sheriff's office said in a release.

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