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UPDATED: Family of Troy Cheek Jr. sets the record straight about 2017 child neglect case
BEAUMONT — Relatives of Troy Cheek Jr. say they want to clear up misinformation about a criminal case of child neglect linked to the death of a one-year-old girl in 2017, for which he served several years in state prison. Cheek, 25, is charged with murder in the shooting...
Beaumont Police respond to two shootings over weekend
Police in Beaumont were faced with two shootings over the weekend. Officers say one man is dead and another is in custody following a shooting that took place on Saturday evening at the West End Crossing Apartments at the city's west side. Officers were called to the location at the...
Beaumont PD searching for missing 14-year-old girl
BEAUMONT — Beaumont PD is searching for a missing teen from Harris County. Police say the teen is believed to be in Beaumont; she is listed as missing due to mental health concerns. If you see her, contact Beaumont Police at (409) 832-1234.
One injured in early-Sunday morning shooting at Beaumont apartment complex
Beaumont Police are investigating an early-Sunday morning shooting at an apartment complex just west of Parkdale Mall.
Lumberton police find stolen guns in vehicle, arrest three Beaumont teens
LUMBERTON — Lumberton Police Chief Danny Sullins tells KFDM/Fox4 News his officers have arrested three Beaumont teenagers on charges of Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity and firearm violations after finding stolen guns in their vehicle. Chief Sullins says it began at about1:15 a.m. Sunday when officers pulled over the...
On The Run: Man who attacked woman with a toilet wanted since 2021
Beaumont — In this week's On The Run report, Jefferson County Sheriff Zena Stephens is asking you for help in locating Calvin Lee Randall, 44, who is wanted for aggravated assault. The Beaumont man is accused of attacking Betty Ann Edwards. The crime happened in 2021. According to a...
Unsolved Southeast Texas: Search for 2nd suspect in convenience store murder
Beaumont — Beaumont police say two gunmen walked into the Kris Food Mart on Gulf near Delaware at about 10 o'clock on the night of December 29. Thirty-four-year-old Sheikh Abir Hossain was inside working,. Hossain was shot several times and died at the scene. The husband and father had...
Dry conditions lead to a rise in forest fires across Southeast Texas
ORANGE, Texas — Wild fires have been on the rise across Southeast Texas and the high winds and low humidity in the area have played a major part in that. While a burn ban is not currently in effect, residents still have a major part to play when it comes to reducing the risk of wildfires.
DPS investigating motorcycle and farm tractor accident
JEFFERSON COUNTY — The Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers are investigating a crash involving a motorcycle and farm tractor. According to an initial investigation around 11:50 a.m. today, a farm tractor was traveling north on Farm-to-Market Road 365 near Blair Road as a Harley Davidson motorcycle was following behind it. According to reports, the tractor struck the motorcycle as it was turning left onto Blair Road, as the motorcycle was passing it on the left.
Mr. and Miss Miraculous Pageant showcased beauty and uniqueness
BEAUMONT — Mr. and Miss. The Miraculous pageant took place Sunday at Julie Rodger’s Theatre. Contestants ranging in age from 4 to 58 years old were able to showcase their beauty and talents. The event was hosted by local pageant title holders, Adaptive Sports for Kids, and The...
Exploring 6 Most Risky Cities in Texas to Beware of in 2024
Texas has a variety of crime rates due to its size and diversity. There is a variation in crime rates among different cities in Texas. Here are the 6 most unsafe cities in Texas according to crime statistics. Top Risky Cities in Texas. Odessa. Population: 112,483. Rate of Violent Crime:...
Sour Lake, February 28 High School ⚽ Game Notice
The Silsbee High School soccer team will have a game with Hardin-Jefferson High School on February 28, 2024, 17:00:00 CST. Building the Complete Soccer Athlete: Train Like a Pro!.
Orange city leaders looking mitigate flooding on Simmons drive
Orange city leaders plan to purchase and demolish dilapidated buildings in the flood zone in hopes of mitigating flooding in the area.
Taste of Mexico: Beaumont's Top 4 Authentic Mexican Restaurants
In this article, we're going to explore four exceptional Mexican restaurants in Beaumont. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Puppies Of Beaumont, TX Need You!
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around beaumont..
Linda "Sue" Harvey Smith
Linda “Sue” Harvey Smith, 72, passed away on February 16, 2024, in Beaumont, Texas, surrounded by family and friends. She was born on October 8, 1951, in DeRidder, LA, to Millard E. Harvey and Mary E. Jordan. Sue attended Burkeville ISD. She later pursued a fulfilling career as a hair stylist, serving the community of Newton, TX, then moved to Vidor, TX, where she completed her career and retired. Outside of her career, Sue adored her children and grandchildren. In the past years, she loved to crochet, play golf, fish, bowl, eat crab and crawfish, and spend time with her loving husband, Jimmy, and her family. Sue was blessed with many great friends and extended family throughout the years. Her grandchildren lovingly referred to her as Nanny, and she truly cherished each and every one of them. Sue was a member of Turning Point Church in Vidor, TX, where she was baptized in 2015. Sue was a beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend.
Lumberton Police discover 'burglary kit' and more during routine traffic stop
LUMBERTON, Texas — Three Beaumont teens were arrested early Monday morning at around 1 a.m. after Lumberton Police searched the car and found three handguns, and a "burglary kit" consisting of a backpack with masks and gloves. The events unfolded after officer's patrolling the 700 block of main in...
POLICE — 26 pounds of pot found; driver passes out, wakes up and takes off
An police encounter between two Louisiana men allegedly carrying 26 pounds of marijuana and firearms led to one passing out, then getting up and running back to a vehicle and fleeing law enforcement, only to be caught soon after. Beaumont Police Department officers were working interdiction on Interstate 10 near the 833 mile marker when […] The post POLICE — 26 pounds of pot found; driver passes out, wakes up and takes off appeared first on Port Arthur News.
Port Arthur City Invites Local Vendors to Register for Upcoming Workshop
The City of Port Arthur will be holding a Vendor Workshop on April 24, 2024 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Bob Bowers Civic Center (3401 Cultural Center Drive). Register to learn about doing business with the city. The deadline to register is April 5, 2024. Fill out the registration form to attend. You must be a vendor within the Port Arthur City limits. For more information, please call 409-983-8160.Visit here for more details.
Port Arthur looks to bring the 'heartbeat' back to its city
PORT ARTHUR, Texas — Port Arthur city officials are looking to to bring the heartbeat back to the city by reinvigorating downtown. "It's a great partnership. Once businesses, once the public see's that you're working hard to gain the trust and to build a long term relationship," said Councilman Thomas Kinlaw, "I've always said its your downtown."