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DPS Troopers are investigating a single-vehicle rollover crash in Orange County that injured at least one person, reports DPS Trooper Stephanie Davis.

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On Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 8:26 p.m., Beaumont Police Department responded to an activated panic alarm at M&D Market.

According to a press release, the clerk who activated the alarm told responding officers he was attacked and robbed by one Hispanic male and three black males. Two of the black males acted as lookouts while one black male and the Hispanic male initiated the debacle.

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A family dispute in Orange turned deadly when one of two brothers was fatally stabbed by his stepfather Sept. 20, reports the Orange Police Department. According to OPD Captain Cliff Hargrave, 30-year-old Orange resident Jamey Myers was killed during the altercation on Sunday.

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A two-vehicle collision in Beaumont's west end on Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 resulted in the death of a Port Arthur resident.

According to a press release from the City of Beaumont, just before 11 p.m. Friday, Beaumont PD officers responded to a collision at the intersection of Major Drive and Highway 105. Upon arrival, it is reported two white Ford F-150 trucks were resting against the traffic light pole in the intersection.

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Sherry Paschal and Team Sherry performing a flash mob dance at the Julie Richard

Experience the joy of camaraderie and color, and honor the strength, courage and spirit of cancer survivors as Gift of Life presents the fifth annual Julie Richardson Procter 5K Ribbon Run Color Rush, scheduled for 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, in downtown Beaumont.

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Lamar University archivist Penny Clark and Charlotte Holliman display an early u

Since the introduction of digitization, archivists at museums and universities across the world have been able to increase access for interested viewers to sensitive and important materials by preserving digital copies available for viewing online. Lamar University’s John and Mary Gray Library is no exception.

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The City of Beaumont 2015 Craft Beer Fest on Saturday, September 19, 2015 has sold out. The event is taking place at the Downtown Event Centre at 700 Crockett Street.

Emily Wheeler, Division Manager for the City of Beaumont Event Facilities, announced the updated event details, adding that tickets will not be available at the door.

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Matt Block, managing attorney with the Child Support Division's Beaumont office, was recognized by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Thursday at the Statewide Child Support Managers' Conference in Fort Worth. Block was named "Managing Attorney of the Year" for his commitment and dedication to Texas children. The Attorney General's Child Support Division offers assistance to families that includes locating absent parents, establishing paternity and collecting and distributing child support payments.

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The Kelly Debate team became a modern rendition of the Constitutional Convention to celebrate Constitution Day, September 17, reports Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School Director of Development Deborah Drago.

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UPDATED: A traffic collision at approximately 6:00 a.m. this morning on Friday, September 18, 2015 has resulted in at least one fatality. 

According to trooper Stephanie Davis, the two-vehicle crash on Highway 73 just west of FM 366 in Jefferson County occurred in the eastbound lanes of Highway 73 near the Taft Street exit. 

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