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Columns

ASK A COP — Blue placard is the ticket to parking in handicapped spot

Winnie from Port Arthur asks: I am a legal holder of disabled parking plates and placard. I recently purchased a new vehicle, which of course ... Read more

by PA News, Tuesday, December 1, 2020 12:02 am

Letters to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR — Secretary Hughs commends Texas voters following Nov. 3 General Election

Despite the challenges presented by COVID-19, this election was a resounding success, and turnout among registered voters was the highest in 28 years as Texans ... Read more

by PA News, Tuesday, December 1, 2020 12:01 am

Local

Early voting times established for Port Arthur council runoffs

The city of Port Arthur has announced times and dates for early voting for the two City Council runoff races. Former Councilman Willie “Bae” Lewis ... Read more

by PA News, Monday, November 30, 2020 5:41 pm

Obituaries

DEATHS NOTICES: Nov. 30, 2020

Carmilite “Camille” Hebert, 95, of Port Arthur passed away on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at the Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Clayton Thompson Funeral Home ... Read more

by PA News, Monday, November 30, 2020 4:31 pm

Local

SETX freeze warning in place; protect your pets

A freeze warning will go into effect tonight with temperatures dropping for the first time this season in Southeast Texas. It is important to prepare ... Read more

by PA News, Monday, November 30, 2020 3:26 pm

Beaumont

Shooting sends area teenager to Houston hospital for treatment; police ask for video help

Beaumont Police responded to 1280 Saxe in reference to a shooting victim late Saturday night. When officers arrived, they located a 16-year-old male near an ... Read more

by PA News, Monday, November 30, 2020 11:59 am

Local

Port Arthur planning Drive – Thru Christmas celebration next week; check out the details

A free bag of goodies and T-shirt will be handed out during Port Arthur’s Drive – Thru Christmas. City leaders said the event is scheduled ... Read more

by PA News, Monday, November 30, 2020 11:21 am

Local

Mayor Thurman Bartie’s Christmas Meal Giveaway set. See how to sign up.

Sign-up has begun to receive a free Christmas meal courtesy of the City of Port Arthur through Mayor Thurman Bartie’s Christmas Meal Giveaway. The program ... Read more

by PA News, Monday, November 30, 2020 9:13 am

Local

Gas prices remain mostly stable on national stage; where does Texas stand?

As the nation saw subdued traffic for Thanksgiving, according to Patrick De Haan, gas prices remained mostly stable as gasoline demand plummeted to the lowest ... Read more

by PA News, Monday, November 30, 2020 7:26 am

Beaumont

Pedestrian killed on I-10; traffic was diverted temporarily

At approximately 5:30 p.m. Sunday, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Troopers responded to an auto-pedestrian crash on Interstate 10 in Jefferson County.  The ... Read more

by PA News, Sunday, November 29, 2020 8:02 pm

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