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Wilson Early College seniors serving as substitutes, mentors in Port Arthur elementary classes

What started as the need to address a substitute teacher shortage led a group of students to embark ...

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Jefferson County Drainage District 7 outlines costs, plans to execute needed costal safety upgrades

Jefferson County Drainage District 7, whose levees and pump stations provide safety to the area, is embarking on ...

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Criminal investigation ongoing into Vidor child’s disappearance

VIDOR — The case of a Vidor child who went missing and was later found safe at a ...

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This week’s indictments run the gamut from evading arrest to child porn

Evading arrest, drug charges and possession of child pornography were crimes listed in this week’s indictments handed down ...

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CHRIS DUQUE — Nederland outlines utility hikes, public hearings for basketball court and food truck change

The City of Nederland operates on an Oct. 1 through Sept. 30 fiscal year. Thus, Oct. 1, 2022 ...

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2022 cavOILcade Queen celebration takes place Saturday

Carol and Mike Hebert recently joined with their daughter, Kristin, to view her portrait as 2021 cavOILcade Queen. ...

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Small Business Symposium offering scope of help and answers for local entrepreneurs

The Small Business Development Center at Lamar State College Port Arthur is hosting the inaugural Small Business Symposium ...

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Landlord’s transforming parking into breast cancer awareness event

Karliss Francois, store manager for Landlord’s Daiquiri Den, said the Port Arthur hotspot is hosting an inaugural breast ...

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PNG runners setting pace as district meet nears

The Port Neches-Groves cross country team is hitting its stride as the regular season comes to a close. ...

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Nederland volleyball player named Athlete of the Week

The Nederland Bulldog volleyball team is red hot entering the weekend. The squad is 23-10 (5-1 in district ...

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FILM REVIEW — Sanders Sisters up to their old tricks in “Hocus Pocus 2”

“Hocus Pocus 2” Disney+ Directed by Anne Fletcher Starring Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Whitney Peak, ...

Beaumont

2 area men accused of torturing and killing a cat indicted for federal violations

BEAUMONT — Two Beaumont men, one arrested in Port Arthur, have been indicted for federal violations in the ...

High School Sports

Texas City coach weighs in on PNG’s talented team ahead of matchup of top-3 defenses

PORT NECHES — The Port Neches-Groves football team might have the toughest start to district out of all ...

High School Sports

See how Nederland quarterback Ayden Sunday gives Bulldogs’ offense advantage

NEDERLAND — The Nederland Bulldogs won their first game last week. A big reason why was the performance ...

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Meet with the newest company to open in The Press Building in Downtown Port Arthur

The newest company in The Press Building is essentially in place to create even more. “My goal in ...

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Special area narcotics unit targets drugs; sheriff outlines expansion hopes

ORANGE — Orange County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to crack down on illegal drugs. Sheriff Jimmy Lane Mooney ...

Groves

Groves Police Department arrests & responses: Sept. 21-27

Groves Police Department officers made the following arrests and responded to the following calls from Sept. 21 to ...

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PHOTO FEATURE — Plans underway for vacant Port Arthur building

A vacant building in the 4400 block of Gulfway Drive in Port Arthur is being renovated as Saigon ...

Groves

Groves outlines October street closures, details for Pecan Festival, fire dept open house and Fall Fest

GROVES — October will be a busy month for the City of Groves with a fire department open ...

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MARY MEAUX — Sabine sees modern day Spindletop in waterway growth

The Greater Port Arthur Chamber of Commerce’s recent Leadership Breakfast was a lesson in some of the biggest ...