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Deputies in Hardin County have apprehended a young woman there who reportedly beat a 78-year-old woman with her own cane over the weekend, according to Hardin County Sheriff Ed Cain.

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The former president of Port Arthur Chemical and Environmental Services LLC (PACES) has been sentenced to prison for occupational safety crimes that resulted in the death of an employee. Matthew Lawrence Bowman, 41, of Houston, pleaded guilty May 9, 2013, to violating the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSH Act) and making a false statement and was sentenced to 12 months in federal prison Oct. 28 by U.S. District Judge Marcia Crone.

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Police say a 44-year-old Beaumont woman is dead after a two-car collision on Monday, Oct. 28, but at least three children were spared in the fatal accident. 

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A 32-year-old Vidor, Texas man was sentenced today for his role in a March 2011 murder committed in furtherance of the SWS criminal enterprise in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today, Oct. 28.

Kenny Don Stanley pleaded guilty on June 25, 2013, to murder in aid of racketeering and was sentenced to life in federal prison today by U.S. District Judge Marcia Crone.

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Police are still searching for a hispanic male they say is responsible for shooting four people late Sunday night. 

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Orange Police arrested one man for cocaine possession after allegedly finding more than one gram of crack cocaine in the cup holder of his truck.

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Terry Frazier

 

A Beaumont youth is dead, but police say they’ve caught the man responsible for bludgeoning him to death.

Terry Frazier was indicted by a Jefferson County grand jury July 25, 2013, for capital murder in the death of Aaron John Leffage.

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Walter Ryan Moore

 

A Port Arthur man who held his niece hostage in an hours-long standoff with police has pleaded guilty to charges of kidnapping and assaulting police officers.

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Beaumont’s finest will be on full display this weekend when a new episode of COPS airs on Spike TV. 

Beaumont’s police chief, Jimmy Singletary, said he reviewed the episode and is excited about the airing. 

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Bum Phillips

 

The accolades rolled in last week when Houston Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips tweeted the news that his dad, legendary football coach Bum Phillips, had died Friday, Oct. 18, at the age of 90.

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