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Peaceful protest planned; Port Arthur leaders share expectations, motivations

A peaceful protest demonstration is planned for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Downtown Pavilion on Procter Street in Port Arthur to allow local residents a ... Read more

39 mins ago by Mary Meaux.

“90% chance of tropical cyclone development” in next couple of days

The National Hurricane Center is continuing to monitor the remnants of Pacific Tropical Storm Amanda over the Yucatan Peninsula. The remnants are forecasted to be ... Read more

45 mins ago by PA News.

Port Arthur American Little League on hold, preparing for expansion

Dwight Fobbs said Port Arthur American Little League had just got in uniforms for 11 teams for the start of the spring season. Then COVID-19 ... Read more

14 hours ago by Brad Robichaux.

Port Arthur residents lagging behind state, nation completing census forms

The U.S. Census Bureau is looking for ways to bolster the city’s response rate to the 2020 Census. Through May 27, 46.3 percent of Port ... Read more

14 hours ago by I.C. Murrell.

Texas pumps impacted; “challenging to know where prices will go in the weeks ahead”

The pace of gas price increases has begun to throttle back over the last week in most states as gasoline demand’s recovery has slowed, which ... Read more

14 hours ago by PA News.

National Day of Prayer & Remembrance, peaceful protest planned in Port Arthur

The City of Port Arthur is hosting peaceful protest at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Port Arthur Pavilion. Mayor Thurman Barite will speak about the ... Read more

14 hours ago by PA News.

STEPHEN HEMELT — Perspective is key to understanding in wake of George Floyd’s death

My wife, Candace, and I have engaged in numerous dinnertime conversations this week with our children about the tragic and wrongful death of George Floyd, ... Read more

14 hours ago by Stephen Hemelt.

PA, Groves, Port Neches, Nederland leaders talk summer rules for parks, pools

Cooling off at the local splash park or taking a dip at a Port Arthur city pool may be out of the question this summer. ... Read more

3 days ago by Mary Meaux.

Port Arthur ISD outlines virtual summer program dates, school concepts

The Port Arthur Independent School District is moving forward with an all-virtual learning summer school program starting on June 8. District officials approved the program ... Read more

3 days ago by Cassandra Jenkins.

PAISD agrees on Motiva tax refund payments — “Taxes are going to go up,” official says

The Port Arthur Independent School District settled a year-long dispute with Motiva Enterprises LLC over taxable value. The dispute began in the fall of 2019 ... Read more

3 days ago by Cassandra Jenkins.

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