July 30, 2015

JeffCo corrections officer punches inmate

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 10:06 pm

Officer back to work after time without pay for hitting spitting inmate Southeast Texas law enforcement agencies know a change is coming, even if they’ve ... Read more | Add your comment

PA plans retreat to discuss city issues

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 4:37 pm

Port Arthur City Councilmembers will discuss a full slate of issues important to the city Friday in an all-day retreat designed to coincide with the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lamar coach Ray Woodard, receiver Reggie Begelton and defensive back Xavier Bethany were on hand Wednesday for the Southland Conference Media Day held at L’Auberge Casino Resort in Lake Charles, La.

Lamar picked 8th in preseason polls

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 4:54 pm

LAKE CHARLES – Coming off their best season since the return of football in 2010, the Lamar Cardinals ... Read more | Add your comment

Port Arthur resident Cornell Brown points to high grass behind his Lavendar Street home that he believes is a breeding ground for vermin.

Overgrown grass problem for Palomor man, city

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 4:46 pm

An expansive vacant lot behind Cornell Brown’s Palomor Addition home is far from the field of dreams he ... Read more | Add your comment

Ranoda McClain Lee demonstrates an energy-related exhibit in the TAME Trailblazer trailer at the Port Arthur Public Library Monday.

PA library blazes trails in education Monday

Monday, July 27, 2015 6:20 pm

Students visited the Port Arthur Public Library Monday, where they incorporated fun with learning during their summer vacation. ... Read more | Add your comment


St. Mary changes to meet demands of future

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 2:27 pm

People, and their insurance companies, are changing the way they use hospitals and Christus Southeast Texas, which operates St. Mary Hospital in Port Arthur, is ... Read more | Add your comment

Hiring interim financial manager good move for PA

Friday, July 24, 2015 9:59 am

The Port Arthur City Council moved forward on City Manager Brian McDougal’s recommendation to hire an interim finance director in the wake of the sudden ... Read more | Add your comment

Take thy foot and insert in mouth

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 3:14 pm

Thank goodness I did not make this mistake, this time.  It is hard to undo some of the comments you  make that should not have ... Read more | Add your comment

Planning a fun daycation

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 3:02 pm

Summer is more than half over. By now I have seen enough Facebook posts of other people’s vacations to fill an album. But what about ... Read more | Add your comment


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The Movie Guy: Teens should enjoy the visit to ‘Paper Towns’

Following the success of last summer’s “The Fault in Our Stars,” young ... Read more | Add your comment

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Billie Jo Henry, her two daughters (Vicki Anne Henry and Denise Henry ... Read more | Add your comment