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List: Beaumont, PA among worst cities for families

Family life and fun, education and safety, affordability, and the socioeconomic climate in each area were used to determine the rankings.

BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE - 2018-06-21 16:56:44

Orange PD: Body of missing man found near his home

Calvin Nelson, 68, was reported missing by his family at 7:24 a.m., said Capt. Robert Enmon. Police found his body at 8:19 a.m.

BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE - 2018-06-21 19:22:34

Flooded Port Arthur streets cause concern for citizens

Port Arthur police blocking off Lake Arthur drive this afternoon due to the rising water, but that didn’t stop cars from coming up and down the street. Borque is worried the water being dispersed by the vehicles will come into a home, he and his family just got back into only 4 weeks ago.

12NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-06-20 04:00:44

Beaumont man arrested following gunpoint robbery

Derek Scott Marshall, a 46-year-old Beaumont man, was arrested by Beaumont Police Department after holding two Jack in the Box employees at gun point, the morning of Wednesday, June 20.

THEEXAMINER.COM - 2018-06-20 10:57:00

The Latest: Roads, schools close due to flooding

? Classes scheduled to begin at or after 1 pm today, Tuesday, June 19th are canceled. The Lamar University campus will remain open at this time for normal business operations. ?pic.twitter.com/Fwpe4w2oID— Lamar University (@LamarUniversity)June 19, 2018


BISD looks at ways to help struggling campuses

The district's school board is scheduled to vote today on an item that would ask potential partners to help administrators improve the quality of Fehl-Price Elementary, Jones-Clark Elementary and Smith Middle School, in addition to possibly other campuses.

BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE - 2018-06-21 13:56:22

Traffic Alert: I-10 West closed in Winnie due to overturned 18 wheeler

The tractor trailer overturned at about 6:30 a.m. It isn't carrying any hazardous materials but is leaking diesel and a cleanup is underway, according to DPS Lt. Chuck Havard, who says there are no reported injuries. I-10 East remains open.

KFDM-TV - 2018-06-21 08:05:29

Breaking: CVS robbery in Beaumont

BEAUMONT —Bmt. PD is investigating a robbery at the CVS at College and 11th.Police say the robber left in a white dually truck at about 2:30.We're on scene with updates.

KFDM-TV - 2018-06-20 15:18:52

Road closures due to rain and flood threats - TheRecordLive

List of road closures in Orange county area. Trying to get a list of Jefferson county..At this time we are monitoring the weather closely. Unfortunately, there are homes in Bridge City and Vidor that are currently taking on water. Below is a list of current areas, and roadways that are covered & or


BPD investigating reported robbery at CVS

Beaumont police investigate a report of a robbery at CVS, located at the corner of College St. and 11th Street.Photo: Erica Apodaca/The EnterpriseBeaumont police are investigating a robbery at CVS.The crime reportedly happened at about 2:20 p.m. at the location on the corner of College Street and 11

BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE - 2018-06-20 21:12:12

Former Beaumont tax preparer sentenced for fraud

Maull, who resides in Mount Vernon, was also ordered to pay restitution of over $674,000.00 to the Internal Revenue Service.


NWS: There is more rain on the way

Jefferson County, Orange County and parts of Jasper and Newton counties remain under a flash flood watch until 7 p.m., according to the National Weather Center.

BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE - 2018-06-20 13:31:55

SOFTBALL: Amy Hooks tabbed as Lamar head softball coach - Port Arthur News

Hooks, 29, comes to Beaumont after spending the last six seasons as an assistant coach at Northwestern State.

PORT ARTHUR NEWS - 2018-06-21 02:19:53

Bridge City woman upset after home floods with ankle deep water

“It was all the way…it was coming in when you opened the door, it would come in,” said Somers.


Heavy rains flood houses, underpasses, and streets in Port Arthur

PORT ARTHUR —Flooding in Port Arthur caused many roadways to become unusable, with some parts of Port Arthur receiving more than 7 inches of rain alone on Tuesday. KFDM/Fox 4's Chris Mullooly reports from Memorial Boulevard and details the impact the severe rainfall had on roads, underpasses and hom


System drops almost a foot of rain in Port Arthur

Torrential rainfall fell across Jefferson and Orange Counties this morning. 9" fell in Mid-County, nearly a foot in Port Arthur and 10" fell in Bridge City. Rainfall amounts of 6" fell in Beaumont and Orangle.The Lakes Area has had 3" or less during the past 48 hours.An additional 2-4" is forecast t


Drainage District 7 works through rainstorm to minimize flooding

PORT ARTHUR —The rain causing some concerns in Port Arthur among other places Monday.Drainage District 7 has ditches cleared for the most part, but there are still some problem spots.In Port Acres most drainage ditches are clear, but others not so much.DD7 has been monitoring this storm and preparin


Robbery suspect in Texas, Oklahoma jailed, arrested on unlawful firearm possession complaint

A 39-year-old man from Nederland,Texas, has been detained as a suspect in a pair of robberies that occurred last week outside Montague and in Jefferson County, Okla.


SETX barbecue spot to be featured on Cooking Channel

Daniel Vaughn, barbecue editor for Texas Monthly, will be reviewing Patillo's Bar-B-Q on the pilot of his show "Smokelandia."


Longtime Beaumont daycare closing this week

Lisa's Little Folks, formerly known as Little Folks, will be closing for business at the end of Friday, June 22, the owner confirmed to .