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Education

Former Memorial High students receive rings for state championship performances

There were smiles all around Thursday when Texas 5A state champion shot-putter Tre’Vonte “Tink” Caines opened his ring box. Caines, a recent graduate of Memorial ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Friday, September 17, 2021 12:30 am

Local

Port Arthur Police: Recent drive-by was “act of cowardice”

Veteran Port Arthur Police officer Mike Hebert had strong words to describe a recent drive-by shooting targeting a Port Arthur home. “Cowards,” Det. Hebert said. ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Thursday, September 16, 2021 12:30 am

Entertainment

Ed Holder Boat Launch sign unveiled, legacy honored

A sign at the boat ramp leading to some of the best salt-water fishing along the upper Texas coast now bears the name of a ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Thursday, September 16, 2021 12:26 am

Columns

MARY MEAUX — We are still searching for harmony decades after 9/11

The 20th anniversary of 9/11 is over. The TV specials and various shows on streaming services likely are not as popular this week as they ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Thursday, September 16, 2021 12:02 am

Local

Port Arthur Mayor: Don’t let your guard down. Weather Service updates storm path

Port Arthur Mayor Thurman Bartie is asking residents to not let their guard down in relation to now Tropical Storm Nicholas. “We were thankful it hasn’t ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 10:50 am

Local

Those worried about potential for another Harvey grab sandbags

For some, the threat of Tropical Storm Nicholas brings back memories of widespread flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. E.J. and Judy Badeaux were in line ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Monday, September 13, 2021 12:47 pm

Local

Wilson Early College work underway; Port Arthur ISD eyes other projects

While driving down Procter Street near the college and Gates Memorial Library, throw a glance toward the giant red brick school building near the ship ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Monday, September 13, 2021 12:18 am

Local

FAITH & FAMILY — Bishop, church members celebrating St. Joseph Church with Sunday spotlight

Seventy years have passed since the beginning of St. Joseph Catholic Church. To celebrate the milestone, the 11:30 a.m. Sunday Mass will be led by ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Saturday, September 11, 2021 12:42 am

Local

9/11 anniversary events bring painful memories & local remembrances

PORT NECHES — Two local groups are set to commemorate 9/11 on Saturday, the 20th anniversary of the acts of terror on our nation. The ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Friday, September 10, 2021 12:30 am

Business

Entrepreneur Sonja Edwards opens Fabulous K Boutique with tax help & more

Sonja Edwards is one busy entrepreneur that’s constantly thinking ahead and anticipating how better to serve her clients. The Port Arthur woman opened Fabulous K ... Read more

by Mary Meaux, Thursday, September 9, 2021 12:40 am

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