Staff Reports, Author at Port Arthur News


There are still many in our area who need help

While we have heard a lot of good things about the recovery—and there are indeed some great stories of recovery—let’s remember that not everyone has ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, October 21, 2017 8:14 pm


Harvey’s Heroes: Dr. Dar Kavouspour didn’t storm for the storm

By Colleen Harrison   One local doctor has been through four hurricanes during his 20-plus years in the Port Arthur and Beaumont areas.   ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 26, 2017 9:17 pm


After rebuilding in Port Arthur, Harvey’s destruction forces family north

By Sarah Culton   With evacuees from Hurricane Harvey now returning to Port Arthur, many residents are looking to rebuild their lives in the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 21, 2017 3:08 pm


After the storm, local media still on the scene

As always happens when a hot topic hits the media funnel, mainstream media facets such as Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, The Weather Channel and a ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, September 16, 2017 5:17 pm


Affidavit: Administrator tried to stop removal of residents from flooded nursing home

An affidavit included in a search warrant executed at Lake Arthur Place Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Thursday alleges that the administrator tried to prevent Port ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 15, 2017 8:14 pm


Look now for federal funds to clean up abandoned buildings

While the city of Port Arthur, FEMA, county officials and countless other agencies are working hard to house our evacuees, some attention should be paid ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 15, 2017 7:22 pm


Free Grief/Harvey support group begins Monday

For those feeling sad or having a difficult time coping in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, help is available. A free Grief/Hurricane Harvey Support Group ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, September 10, 2017 12:00 am


Maddox: Parents taught us this is what you do [with gallery]

Port Arthur native brings tools, supplies from Virginia Two hours before Virginia-based Cortina Productions was to begin giving away tools to victims of Harvey Saturday, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, September 9, 2017 1:56 pm


Local Waffle Houses all operating again, and FEMA says that’s a good sign

Julian Danner has worked hard in recent days to give the Federal Emergency Management Agency a green light. Danner works maintenance for the 11 area ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, September 9, 2017 12:00 am


Churches announce services

Several area churches announced service changes. Memorial Baptist  Memorial Baptist Church  is meeting at First Baptist Church of Nederland for Sunday services at 10:15 a.m. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 8, 2017 7:58 pm

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