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Police officer killed Sunday, second sent to hospital following head-on collision

A police officer was killed Sunday and another sent to the hospital following a violent head-on collision Sunday, authorities reported. Two Beaumont Police Department officers ... Read more

48 mins ago by PA News.

Police suspect hit-and-run after man found dead in ditch

Police are investing a potential fatal hit-and-run after a man was found dead in a ditch. Beaumont Police responded to the 5100 block of Helbig ... Read more

17 hours ago by PA News.

Sabine Pass Superintendent talks longer school days, mask rules

SABINE PASS — Sabine Pass Independent School District will start in-person instruction Aug. 19 with an asynchronous option. Superintendent Kristi Heid said parents need choices ... Read more

1 day ago by Cassandra Jenkins.

Alleged car thief kicks out police window during rowdy Port Neches arrest

PORT NECHES — A 25-year-old transient is behind bars on bonds totaling $30,000 after he reportedly stole a car and later kicked out the back ... Read more

1 day ago by PA News.

PA Council roundup: USA Rail, Motiva projects property abandonments; election set; $25 questioned

Port Arthur councilmembers this week approved the abandonment of property for USA Rail Terminals and Motiva Enterprises to commence projects. Following public hearings involving requests ... Read more

1 day ago by I.C. Murrell.

VIDEO: Port Arthur performer finishes runner-up in popular Spanish singing competition

Enrique Reyes is a rising musical performer, having finished second in a leading Spanish-language broadcasting show, Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento. Four judges rank the singing ... Read more

1 day ago by Cassandra Jenkins.

Indictment: PA man “burned rubber” to about 10 feet of police officer

A Port Arthur man police say ran his vehicle toward an officer, barely missing him, then fled the scene and only stopped when he crashed ... Read more

1 day ago by PA News.

Demolition continues on Christus St. Mary Hospital

Demolition of Christus St. Mary Hospital is on schedule to be completed by late fall. Motorists traversing near the 1000 block of Ninth Avenue and ... Read more

1 day ago by Mary Meaux.

Police: Man found with identity info for 114 people, 11 businesses

A 37-year-old man that police found with identification information for 114 people and 11 businesses was indicted this week by a Jefferson County grand jury. ... Read more

1 day ago by PA News.

Police: Port Neches man jumps out window after car chase stalls through ditch

A Port Neches man who reportedly led Port Arthur Police on a car and foot chase while criss-crossing a highway was indicted for evading arrest/detention ... Read more

1 day ago by PA News.

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