school bus

School is back in session, and the Beaumont Police Department is offering some back-to-school safety tips meant to keep students safe.

School bus

An 18-year-old driver received a citation for failure to control speed after crashing into a West Hardin County CISD school bus on the morning of Dec. 19, reports the Texas Department of Public Safety.


City officials are close to amending routes within Beaumont’s municipal transit system but have postponed a public hearing for the week of Oct. 30 to consider an additional route.

At Tuesday’s Oct. 16 council meeting, the Beaumont City Council was prepared to hold a public hearing to discuss the proposed route changes.