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Shortly after 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, a caller to 911 reported flames showing from the roof of Beaumont Bolt & Gasket, located at 1040 Fannin. According to Beaumont Fire Rescue Captain Brad Penisson, when Beaumont firefighters arrived there were flames and smoke visible from the roof.

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Ma’Kayla Allision with her parents Leon and Charlotte
Judge Larry Thorne hugs Ciara Woods.

“He calls me mama.”

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Port Arthur native and retired NFL player Jordan Babineaux helped hand out free turkeys to local families in need at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Port Arthur on Tuesday, Nov.

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The Orange Rotary Club is now a proud Silver level Corporate Lifetime Member. A

The 100 Club of Southeast Texas held its annual lunch meeting Thursday, Nov. 12, to close out the 2015 organizational year at the Orange Central Fire Station in Orange, where the Rotary Club of Orange, with all of its 88 members newly registered in support of The 100 Club, presented a check for $10,000, making the Rotary a Silver level Corporate Lifetime Member.

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Johnathan Livingston Greer

Johnathan Livingston Greer was the subject of a motion to revoke his felony probation in Criminal District Court last week, and it was an unusual proceeding in more ways than one.

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State Rep. Joe Deshotel

State Representative Joe Deshotel of House District 22, which includes Jefferson County, has filed for re-election.

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Arthur Richard Morris is a 25-year-old black male wanted for delivery of a controlled substance – $200,000 bond.

Tiffany Jovon White is a 25-year-old black female wanted for delivery of a controlled substance – $200,000 bond.

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Sheriff Mitch Woods presents Deputy Alisha Steltz and Cody Sears with Life Savin

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office and Sheriff Mitch Woods presented JCSO Deputy Alisha Steltz and citizens Cody Sears and Francisco Vega with Life Saving Awards on Nov.

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Three generations of Leichts
Tommy’s aunt, Sharon Barker, Thomas Leicht III and Patriot Guard Rider Joe Stand

Air Force Senior Airman Thomas Martin Leicht III, known affectionately to friends and family as Tommy or T3, says he was awestruck by the welcome he received from the Patriot Guard Riders, Beaumont firefighters, friends and fam

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The Beaumont Police Department (BPD), Beaumont Animal Services and the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office are joining Crime Stoppers in a new initiative to end animal cruelty in Southeast Texas. With the new program, they hope to identify and prosecute willful abusers who they say often progress toward even more heinous acts of violence against not only animals, but also humans.

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