Mary Meaux, Author at Port Arthur News

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Portable barriers placed along highway as work continues on new turbine exchange

Motorists will see more lane closures on Tuesday as the Texas Department of Transportation continues work on the new turbine exchange. Sarah Dupre, TxDOT public ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 12:28 am

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TAKE A LOOK — Veterans learn of services at Stand Down event in Port Arthur

Terry Loyd and husband Larry Loyd entered the military together and spent almost 20 years serving the country. The Bridge City couple spent time in ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Sunday, February 5, 2023 12:40 am

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Groves leaders pursuing next move in city manager search

GROVES — The search for a city manager in Groves will cross a couple of important checkpoints next week. The Council will meet at 5 ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Sunday, February 5, 2023 12:38 am

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Groves woman, Beaumont man indicted in theft of catalytic converter

A 44-year-old Groves woman and 44-year-old Beaumont man were indicted last week for allegedly stealing a catalytic convertor from a vehicle in Beaumont. Lori Lynn ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Sunday, February 5, 2023 12:36 am

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“Unacceptable crime” to child leads to life sentence, prosecutor says

ORANGE — A man convicted of sex crimes against a child has been sentenced to life behind bars. The latest to be sentenced was Donald ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Saturday, February 4, 2023 12:36 am

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Indictment: Area man kicks police officer in neck

A Bridge City man that reportedly kicked a police officer in the neck while being placed under arrest was indicted this week for assault on ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Saturday, February 4, 2023 12:14 am

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Cheerleader recovers after horrific wreck that caused brain injuries — “100 percent is a miracle”

BRIDGE CITY — Addison Minter’s return to high school just over two months after suffering a traumatic brain injury shows her tenacity and will to ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Friday, February 3, 2023 12:40 am

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Indictment: Nederland man gave alcohol to teen, touched her inappropriately

A Jefferson County grand jury indicted a Nederland man Wednesday on a charge of indecency with a child. According to the probable cause affidavit for ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Friday, February 3, 2023 12:38 am

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Black History, Paul Robeson to be celebrated Saturday at Port Arthur Public Library

Local opera singer Richard Perkins’ voice has been compared to that of singer, actor and activist Paul Robeson. On Saturday, Perkins will present a free ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Thursday, February 2, 2023 5:00 pm

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Child sex offender sentenced to life in prison; prosecutor says “these crimes are the most heinous”

ORANGE — An Orange County man will spend the rest of his life in prison without the possibility of parole after being convicted of continuous ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Thursday, February 2, 2023 12:30 am

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