Navy

Rear Adm. John Alexander (inset) and the USS Ronald Reagan

When the USS Ronald Reagan scrambled its fighter jets after two Russian naval reconnaissance aircraft flew within one nautical mile of the U.S. aircraft carrier near the Korean Peninsula, Jan Alexander of Port Neches tried not to panic. 

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Lt. Carl Stewart Jr.

Tom Cruise may have made fans swoon with his depiction of a Naval fighter pilot in the 1986 movie Top Gun, but one of Beaumont’s own is the real deal and has been recruited into the exclusive training program that lent its name to the movie, bringing honor to himself, his family, a

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US Navy photos

BUSAN, Republic of Korea — Fire Controlman 2nd Class Skylar Sparrow (right) from Beaumont, and Fire Controlman 2nd Class Kristin Stahl from Smyrna, Tenn., shift the ships colors as the

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Airman Matthew Jackson is an aviation boatswain’s mate on the Reagan.

A 2012 Central Medical Magnet High School graduate and Beaumont native is serving on one of the world’s largest warships, the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan.

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Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua Mason serves aboard the USS Fitzgerald.

A 2013 Lumberton High School graduate and Lumberton native is serving aboard the U.S. Navy destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62), living and working at the Navy’s forward-deployed base south of Tokyo.

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Keyunta Venzant (inset) from Port Arthur serves aboard the USS Sherman.

NORFOLK, Va. – A 2011 Port Arthur Memorial High School graduate and Port Arthur native is serving aboard USS Forrest Sherman (DDG 98), one of the world’s most versatile multi-mission combat ships.

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Sailors stationed in and around Southeast Texas donated their time to assist the Southeast Texas Food Bank during their quarterly community service day Friday, June 13.

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Navy Recruiting District (NRD) Houston sailors stationed in and around Southeast Texas donated their time to assist the Southeast Texas Food Bank during their quarterly community service day on Friday, June 13.

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