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A 69-year-old Liberty, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to a federal tax violation in the Eastern District of Texas, Acting U.S. Attorney Brit Featherston announced Nov. 29.

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Thomas Mansur | Photo: Louisiana State Police

On Nov. 28, troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A were contacted by the St. James Parish Sheriff's Office to assist with an investigation involving a person that identified themselves as a LSP Trooper, Louisiana State Police said in a release.

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Sherri Penton | Photo: Louisiana State Police

On Oct. 24, Troopers from the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations were requested by the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office to conduct an investigation into an alleged rape committed by one of their deputies, Louisiana State Patrol said in a release.

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Trevino Clark | Photo: Louisiana State Troop D
Vehicle allegedly used in hit and run | Photo: Louisiana State Troop D

An arrest has been made in a hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of a Moss Bluff woman early Monday, Nov. 27, Louisiana State Troop D said in a release.

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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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