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February 11, 2016

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Lamar State College-Port Arthur sophomore Freddie Williams Jr. scored a season-high 27 points Wednesday.
(Gabriel Pruett/The News)

Williams scores 31 in Seahawks win

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 11:21 pm

Freddie Williams Jr. kept hearing from the Houston Community College assistant coach Wednesday that he couldn’t shoot. Williams ... Read more | Add your comment

The Rev. Kevin Badeaux applies ashes to Lori Bushnell's forehead in the shape of the cross on Wednesday night at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Port Arthur. Ash Wednesday begins the Lenten season.

Ash Wednesday a reminder of mortality, but also eternity

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 7:59 pm

In the Bible people would wear sackcloth and ashes symbolizing mourning and repentance. Ash Wednesday, which begins the ... Read more | Add your comment

TAME volunteer John Boleyn gives eighth-grade students at Groves Middle School a lecture on biotechnology Wednesday afternoon in the Trailblazer mobile science lab.

Mobile lab makes science fun for students

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 5:03 pm

GROVES — An organization wants students to know science can be fun and useful. Middle school students around ... Read more | Add your comment

Mosely campaign breaches ethics laws

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 5:54 pm

  A Jefferson County Precinct 3 Commissioner candidate who is campaigning on a platform of earning trust likely has violated Texas election laws, and, at ... Read more | Add your comment

PA supervisor Soliz arrested, charged with selling city property

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 5:49 pm

  Another Port Arthur city employee in a management position has been arrested, this one charged with selling city property. According to a press statement ... Read more | Add your comment


Hargie Faye Savoy, MLK Support Group help keep The Dream alive

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 8:19 am

The Martin Luther King Support Group of Southeast Texas achieved a noteworthy accomplishment on this year’s MLK Day holiday by putting on the 30th MLK ... Read more | Add your comment

Price of democracy includes cost of holding elections

Tuesday, January 5, 2016 10:13 am

The cost of democracy in Port Arthur is pushing higher and higher because of the number of elections held at the end of 2015 and ... Read more | Add your comment

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ASK A COP: King Cake project a whole lot of fun

Our King Cake reward was nothing short of pure joy, as we were able ... Read more | Add your comment

ASK A COP: Being a good driver can make you feel like a king

Several GOOD drivers in the city of Port Arthur have been shocked ... Read more | Add your comment

wx Monrow fellow

A new Monroe Fellow

Libby Arnold, left, president of the Rotary Club of Port Arthur, presents ... Read more | Add your comment