PHOTO FEATURE — Multiple groups pay tribute to Port Arthur’s 125th birthday

Published 12:28 am Thursday, May 25, 2023

Members of the Quasquincentennial Steering Committee accept a proclamation from Mayor Thurman Bartie this wee deeming 2023 Quasquicentennial Year.

Greater Port Arthur Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Pat Avery also presented the mayor with a proclamation honoring Port Arthur from the office of Gov. Greg Abbott.

The committee also presented the City Council with a proclamation from the Jefferson County Commissioners Court.

(Monique Batson/The News)

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