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Effective teachers not only educate, but also create memories that remain with their students for a lifetime. They don’t just know the content they teach; they know how to explain it. It’s the algebra teacher who takes the time to go over the Pythagorean theorem repeatedly for those who don’t understand it in class and stays after school to work with those same students on his or her own time for as long as needed until they do.

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After deliberating little more than 30 minutes, a six-man jury has found Jessie Haynes guilty of blocking a public passageway on Thursday, May 22. 

The verdict comes after more than an hour of closing arguments Thursday. 

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Storm outlook chart

The Hurricane Genesis & Outlook (HUGO) Project at Coastal Carolina University anticipates a “below to near normal” hurricane season for 2014, according to its extended range forecast for the North Atlantic.

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Black Friday 2012 truly was a dark day for the families of Aaron and Summer Conn. That day, the young couple was murdered, brutally cut down in a hail of gunfire.

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Hardin County Top Five Most Wanted

Roy Comeaux, wanted in Hardin County, was arrested in Jefferson County by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office. The Hardin County Top Five Most Wanted for the week of May 21, 2014, are as follows:

• Robert Edward Key Jr., 37, is charged with four counts of felony theft. His last known address is CR 4525, Warren.

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An Orange woman was arrested for the third time within two months for possession after police reportedly found her with multiple bags of synthetic marijuana, and some actual marijuana, on Tuesday, May 20.

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Police arrested an allegedly intoxicated man after he reportedly attempted to shoplift from two separate businesses in Orange on Friday, May 16.

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A man reportedly attempting to steal from an Orange drugstore was caught in the act by officers responding to an alarm on Friday, May 16 at close to 2 a.m.

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A three-vehicle crash on the Rainbow Bridge in Bridge City Tuesday, May 19, resulted in three drivers being transported to the hospital.

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Jessie Haynes (left) with her attorney

During the second day of Beaumont ISD communication specialist Jessie Haynes' trial for blocking a public entrance, refusing to let a reporter and a school board trustee into a press conference, a BISD police officer testified Haynes was unhappy with his original

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