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Mike and Myla Ramsey at The Grill in 2010. The Ramseys will be honored at the Oc

 

It’s that time of year again! The young ladies and staff at Girls’ Haven are holding their annual STARS dinner Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. at the Event Centre on Crockett Street in Beaumont. The event is one of three major fundraisers Girls’ Haven has annually that provide funds for the youth living at the facility.

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Orange County commissioners met Friday, Sept. 13, to discuss the reinstatement of $15,000 in county supplements the to salaries of district judges and the district attorney. 

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When war broke out in Vietnam in 1955, it was only a matter of time before an America seeking to slow the spread of communism would join the fighting. 

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From left to right, Dustin, Jennifer, Jimmy and Jonathan Hickey

A suspect led police on a dangerous high-speed chase through the streets of Orange, actually traveling in the wrong direction on a one-way road during the pursuit and exceeding 95 mph in instances, police reported. 

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Asteroid

A member of a group classified as “potentially hazardous asteroids” by NASA was set to pass between the Earth and the Moon at 5:20 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18. 

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Photo by Chase A. Fountain/TPWD

Seeking new ways to combine their children’s love of digital devices with the health benefits and fun of being outdoors, many parents are turning to geocaching, a hunt for hidden “treasures,” or caches, using the latest technology.

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Duayne Deandre-Devon Smith

Detectives are investigating an attempted robbery of D’s Gift Shop in which one of the suspects was killed.

At about 9:03 p.m. Tuesday evening, Sept. 17, patrol officers responded to a reported aggravated robbery of D’s Gift Shop, a game room in the 3600 block of East Lucas. A clerk in the game room told officers that three men attempted to rob him at gunpoint. Sometime during the robbery attempt, the owner retrieved his handgun and exchanged gunfire with the robbery suspects. After the exchange of gunfire, all three suspects fled on foot.

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