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I.C. Murrell, Author at Port Arthur News

I.C. Murrell

I.C. Murrell was promoted to editor of The News, effective Oct. 14, 2019. He previously served as sports editor since August 2015 and has won or shared eight first-place awards from state newspaper associations and corporations. He was born in Memphis, Tennessee, grew up mostly in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

Recent Articles

I.C. MURRELL — Port Arthur voices deliver messages for all who will listen

At 17, Taylor Getwood knows how to get a message across. The message is that African Americans have had enough of mistreatment from corrupt law ... Read more

17-year-old stages rally on heels of Pavilion protests

Taylor Getwood did not want to lose any momentum from Tuesday’s protests at the Pavilion against racism and police mistreatment, so the 17-year-old Port Arthur ... Read more

‘It’s time for them to hear us’: Former Marine, Port Arthur citizen Joshua Bell lifts voice during rally

Former U.S. Marine Joshua Bell didn’t expect to say anything during Tuesday’s protest rally against racism and police brutality at the Pavilion. But even as ... Read more

Port Arthur plans demolition of 13 structures; see timeline & locations

Lark Group of Warren has been awarded two contracts to demolish 13 residential properties throughout Port Arthur deemed dangerous structures. Lark has received a $30,800 ... Read more