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Sabine Pass basketball finding success with hard-nosed mindset

SABINE PASS — Christian Stewart said the atmosphere was intense Friday night, as Sabine Pass battled Hearne in ...

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CULINARY THRILL SEEKING — Those “poor” ol’ Cajuns have to eat shrimp

Cajun historian Jim LaBove says his family figured they were “poor,” as they lived off the land in ...

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Average gas prices in Texas fall 9.3 cents per gallon in last week. Is this a delay or a trend?

Motorists have finally seen a bit of a break in the recent rise in the national average, with ...

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Rickie Collins recognized for Nederland Heritage Festival volunteerism

NEDERLAND — It can be said volunteers are the heartbeat behind any successful organization; especially one that hosts ...

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POLICE — 26 pounds of pot found; driver passes out, wakes up and takes off

An police encounter between two Louisiana men allegedly carrying 26 pounds of marijuana and firearms led to one ...

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12th Annual Lenten Season Pilgrimage planned in Port Arthur

Upon the heels of Mardi Gras revelry comes the Lenten Season with its local pilgrimage in Port Arthur ...

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Mid County cities taking long look at ambulance service during moratorium

Much has changed in the landscape of healthcare in our own backyard. Back in 1996, there were multiple ...

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ATV flips after Port Neches Police Department chase, cops say

A South Texas man who allegedly flipped his ATV while fleeing police and became trapped was indicted this ...

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Nederland Police Department arrests and responses: Feb. 12-18

Nederland Police Department officers made the following arrests from Feb. 12 to Feb. 18: Felisha Bernard, 41, terrorist ...

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HEALTHY LIVING — Adapt, improvise and overcome to feeling fit after 60

I get inspiration for my columns everywhere. Mainly standing in line waiting to pay for something, clothing, food, ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR — City’s Port Arthur Yacht Club bid proposal questioned

Dear Editor, Port Arthur and, specifically, Pleasure Island Director George Davis have released yet another flawed Bid Proposal ...

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BASKETBALL ROUNDUP — Titans continue to roll as playoffs heat up

Memorial High School is moving on to the third round of the basketball playoffs. The Titans defeated Richmond ...

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UPDATE — Strong senior class helps lead Bob Hope to championship game

Bob Hope High School basketball players support one another. It’s a team culture led by their head coach ...

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Port Arthur city attorney announces retirement plan; municipal leaders adopt interim approach

Veteran attorney James Black has been chosen to step into the role of interim city attorney for the ...

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Authorities detail suspected violence behind retired deputy’s death at hands of his son

PORT NECHES — A review by police of medical records in the death of a retired sheriff’s deputy ...

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Developer shares details, timeline as Port Neches riverfront restaurant breaks ground

PORT NECHES — Construction and weather permitting, Port Neches riverfront will have a brand new, family friendly restaurant ...

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Nederland man indicted for DWI that seriously injured driver

A Nederland man who allegedly drove while intoxicated and seriously injured another motorist was indicted this week by ...

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It’s Gumbo Week. Time to enjoy it in the Cajun Capital of Texas.

It’s Gumbo Week in the official Cajun Capital of Texas. Gumbo is Port Arthur’s love language. It’s cool ...

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Local man denied appeals in child sex assault life sentence

ORANGE — An appeals court has denied the request of a local man who is serving a life ...

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Free pipefitter pre-apprenticeship classes available locally; see how

There are four upcoming free opportunities for Port Arthur and Mid County pipefitter pre-apprenticeship classes in 2024 to ...