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BPD and SWAT team raid home near Head Start campus
BEAUMONT — The Beaumont Police Department Narcotics and SWAT team carried out a narcotics search warrant Thursday morning at a home near the Bingham Head Start campus, prompting the BISD PD to assign additional officers to the campus to ensure the safety of students and staff. Lumberton PD's K9...
44-year-old local man indicted for threats against Speaker of the House
BEAUMONT — A 44-year-old man from Orange who allegedly made terroristic threats toward Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan was indicted by a Jefferson County grand jury on Wednesday. Daniel Troy LeBlanc is in the Jefferson County Correctional Facility with bond set at $500,000 on the charge of terroristic threats against Phelan. On Jan. 14, a […] The post 44-year-old local man indicted for threats against Speaker of the House appeared first on Orange Leader.
Beaumont Feb 22 Weekly Crime Report: 27 Incidents and 7 Crime Stories
Beaumont Feb 22 Weekly Crime Report: 27 Incidents and 7 Crime Stories. During the last week, Beaumont reported 27 crime cases, with the most frequent being arrests, accounting for more than half of the total cases (15). This was followed by thefts, which were reported 5 times. Assaults were also noted with 3 occurrences, while other types of crimes were recorded twice. Singular instances of burglary and trespassing were also reported, each contributing to the overall crime count. These statistics highlight the prevalence of arrests in the place, indicating a strong law enforcement presence. However, the presence of thefts and assaults underscore the importance of vigilance and personal safety measures among residents.
TX Winnie's Most Loveable Puppies Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around winnie.
Wreck triggers outage for nearly 600 Entergy customers in Beaumont for several hours early Thursday
BEAUMONT, Texas — A car wreck early Thursday morning triggered a power outage for nearly 600 Entergy customers for more than four hours but many likely slept through most of it. The wreck involving an overturned car along the Interstate 10 frontage road near Rusk knocked out power in...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in Beaumont, TX
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of beaumont..
Nearly $130K found in hidden, lead-lined compartment of SUV Sunday evening in Beaumont, driver could face money laundering charges
BEAUMONT, Texas — Interdiction detectives with the Beaumont Police Department discovered nearly $130,000 hidden in an SUV during a traffic stop on Sunday evening. Interdiction detectives stopped a Jeep Commander along Interstate 10 at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday evening for "numerous traffic violations" according to a Facebook post by the Beaumont Police Department.
Early voting for the March primary begins in Jefferson County
Jefferson County — Tuesday marked the first day of early voting in Jefferson County. It's the countdown to the March primary on March 5th. Voters are heading to the polls to make their voices heard. "The way the country's heading, I don't like the way it's heading so I'm...
🚧 Temporary Closure of US 69 to IH-10 Westbound Connector in Beaumont
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Beaumont, TX. Attention Beaumont motorists: The Texas Department of Transportation has announced that the northbound lane of US 69 leading to the westbound IH-10 connector will undergo a temporary closure. The closure is scheduled to begin on Friday, February 23, at 8:00 p.m. and will last until midnight on Sunday. Residents and travelers are advised to plan ahead and use an alternative route during this period. The closure may impact traffic patterns and potentially cause delays, so it is recommended to take this into consideration when traveling in the area. Please stay informed and adjust travel plans accordingly to avoid inconvenience. #KnowBeforeYouGo.
Beaumont resident nabbed for aggravated robbery, evading arrest, and possession of stolen items
BEAUMONT, Texas — A local man was apprehended today by the Beaumont Police Department's Special Assignment Unit (SAU) for outstanding warrants related to aggravated robbery and evasion. 23-year-old Marvin Parker, of Beaumont, Texas, was arrested while driving a vehicle stolen from Houston, which was displaying license plates from a...
BISD seeking public input on attendance zones
BEAUMONT — Student attendance zones are a major topic of discussion in Beaumont ISD. During Tuesday night workshop, administrators explained plans to make changes in some attendance zones to reflect changes in population. The boundaries determine where students attend school. Dr. Shannon Allen, the BISD superintendent, says the district...
Sour Lake, February 23 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Tarkington High School basketball team will have a game with East Chambers High School on February 23, 2024, 18:50:00 CST.
Beaumont's Housing Authority gets grant money to help families in need
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will send more than $8 million to Texas.
Beaumont man who allegedly stole fully automatic weapons from Jefferson County Sheriffs vehicle indicted on 3 charges
BEAUMONT, Texas — A Beaumont man has been indicted on two counts of having prohibited weapons and one count of theft of a firearm. Bryce Thomas, 18, of Beaumont was previously arrested after being involved in the theft of two fully automatic and one semi automatic rifle from Jefferson County Sheriff's Office vehicles parked at the residences of two deputies according to a probable cause affidavit.
Resident of Sour Lake dies in Beaumont crash
A man from Sour Lake died in a motorcycle crash on Interstate 10 in Beaumont. Beaumont Police are still investigating the crash. It occurred in the 100 block of Interstate 10 North eastbound near Classic Acura early Sunday morning. The crash shutdown exits from Interstate 10 and the Eastex Freeway...
Today the gas price is close to $2.89 in Hankamer as of 2024-02-21. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.274, a week ago the price is $3.256 , according to AAA.
BISD: Layoffs not expected following loss of property values appeal
AUSTIN/BEAUMONT — Beaumont ISD says after a nearly year-long dispute with the Texas Comptroller’s Office about 2022 property values, a State Office of Administrative Hearings judge has ruled against the appeal of the Beaumont Independent School District. Beaumont ISD learned of the decision on Monday, February 19. The...
Jefferson County dump truck flips along U.S. Highway 90, spills its load
BEAUMONT, Texas — Texas Department of Public Safety troopers are investigating a wreck involving a Jefferson County dump truck Monday morning in China. First responders and troopers were sent to the wreck at about 11 a.m. Monday morning in the 200 block of U.S. Highway 90 in China. An...
Unveiling Beaumont's Japanese Cuisine Scene: The 3 Restaurants You Need to Try
This article presents three Japanese restaurants located in Beaumont. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Savor the Flavors: Top 4 Italian Eateries in Beaumont You Must Try
In this article, we will be exploring four exceptional Italian restaurants located in Beaumont. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.