PHOTO — Block party to raise Census awareness set for Saturday

Published 12:07 am Thursday, February 13, 2020

A Census 2020 Mardi Gras-themed block party for Port Arthur will be held from 2-6 p.m. Saturday at the Pavilion, 500 Procter St. in Port Arthur. The Port Arthur Complete Count Committee is hosting the block party. The event includes free food, music and entertainment for children. This is part of the ongoing effort to ensure everyone is counted in the Census.

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I.C. Murrell was promoted to editor of The News, effective Oct. 14, 2019. He previously served as sports editor since August 2015 and has won or shared eight first-place awards from state newspaper associations and corporations. He was born in Memphis, Tennessee, grew up mostly in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

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