Category Archives: Beyond the County
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 21-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays. From Dec. 13 – Jan. 2, DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times when
A former Beaumont physician and office manager have been charged with health care fraud violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today. John Q. A. Webb, Jr., 74, of Houston, and Kari Mannino,
TXU Energy Presents Zoo Lights is back at the Houston Zoo, and more spectacular than ever this year – we’ve added more than 1 million lights. The display will open to the public through January 4, but will be closed December
Come join our neighbors aboard the Battleship Texas this Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm for a fun-filled day of festive activities as they celebrate Yuletide Texas: “A Sailors Christmas.” The ship will be decorated just as the crew did
TEXARKANA, Texas – A 35-year-old New Boston, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to a biological weapons charge in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales and Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security. John Carlin.
With the holiday season approaching, treat yourself to daily specials on mouthwatering cuisine and drinks at Otis & Henry’s, The Buffet and The Caribbean Cove located in the Isle of Capri Casino Hotel Lake Charles. Otis & Henry’s $19.99 three-course
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today graduated five troopers and canines from an eight-week training program. These canine teams will join 39 other DPS teams stationed throughout Texas, including six explosives-detection teams stationed in Austin. “The DPS canine
More than 135 acres of prairie wetland habitat have been restored near Houston with a new method that may help additional acreages be recovered, according to experts with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. The prairie wetlands at Sheldon Lake
Defendants James M. Lout (Mayor of Jasper), Capt. Gerald Hall, former dispatcher Lindsey Davenport, former officer Ricky Grissom, former officer Ryan Cunningham and the City of Jasper, Texas have agreed to settle a civil rights lawsuit with Plaintiff Ms. Keyarika Diggles for $75,000.00.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a hit and run crash that occurred between the hours of 2:30 and 3:00 am Sunday morning just north of Jasper. Troopers in Jasper county responded to a report of the accident on
Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) officials announced at a press conference today that Texas is the first state in the country to begin a paperless vehicle title system. The system known as webDEALER creates electronic vehicle titles, or eTitles,
Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown, on the Lamar University campus, will celebrate Yount-Lee Equestrian Day on Nov. 16, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., with a day dedicated to learning about different breeds of horses. “The Younts became famous in both Texas and
Texas Public Policy Action today announced Liberty Jobs, a jobs bank connecting liberty-minded employers with job seekers. Located on TPPA’s website, Liberty Jobs is a resource for employers to place their job opening directly to their target audience. For job seekers it
Dinosaur Day, the Texas Energy Museum’s annual outdoor program of hands-on activities about dinosaurs and fossils, will be held on the grounds of the Museum in downtown Beaumont on Saturday, Oct. 26, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. The free educational program
With a nod to the ghost of Dickens past and an eye towards the future, the 40th anniversary of Galveston’s world famous Victorian holiday festival returns to Galveston Island December 6-8 with an additional day and a host of new events and activities.
Arlene Coleman doesn’t run a babysitting agency. The World of Color Childhood Development Center is different from most daycare centers for a couple of reasons. To accommodate the needs of most working parents, she is open from 6 a.m. until