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City of Port Arthur announces Dryden Place water main break, outlines outages

A water main break has occurred in the 200th block of Dryden Place. Residents from 9th Avenue to 6th Avenue, between Procter Street and 4th ... Read more

7 hours ago by PA News.

Nederland ISD announces Langham Elementary as National Blue Ribbon School

NEDERLAND — The Nederland Independent School District announced Thursday afternoon that Langham Elementary has been named a 2020 National Blue Ribbon School, joining 12 other ... Read more

8 hours ago by PA News.

Port Arthur water main break reported, outage could last 8 hours

A water main break has occurred in the 5200 Block of Lakeshore Drive. Utility Operations crews are working to repair the leak as soon as ... Read more

14 hours ago by PA News.

Here’s how to avoid scam targeting Southeast Texans who owe or previously owed back taxes

A new Southeast Texas scam has taken to the mail with an “official looking” letter arriving in a perforated envelope, according to the Jefferson County ... Read more

14 hours ago by PA News.

Port Arthur store clerk faces down gun after following suspected merchandise thief

A gun was pointed at a Port Arthur store clerk Wednesday evening following a strong-arm robbery, leaving the police searching for two men believed involved ... Read more

17 hours ago by PA News.

Port Arthur City Council candidates for Districts 1, 2 share ideas for improvements

Editor’s note: For conciseness, this article only highlights some of the talking points by each candidate. Streets, infrastructures and economic development dominated the topics during ... Read more

23 hours ago by I.C. Murrell.

Local police departments talk increase in vehicle burglaries, gun thefts

While not everyone who experiences an auto burglary makes a report to police, the crime is on the rise locally and some of the possible ... Read more

23 hours ago by Mary Meaux.

Why the increased military presence in Port Arthur? Fort Polk has some answers.

Large tents, military equipment and personnel are in town spread across different areas from the Bob Bowers Civic Center to downtown Port Arthur. Kim Reischling, ... Read more

23 hours ago by Mary Meaux.

Acadian Ambulance appoints Justin Back president

Acadian Companies Chairman & CEO Richard Zuschlag has announced that Justin Back will be appointed president of Acadian Ambulance Service, effective Nov. 1. He replaces ... Read more

23 hours ago by PA News.

PHOTO FEATURE: Rose Hill under repair

Rose Hill Manor at Woodworth Boulevard, near the Port Arthur Seawall, continues to undergo repairs after sustaining damage from Hurricane Laura on Aug. 27. (Photos ... Read more

23 hours ago by I.C. Murrell.

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