Ad Spot

See how record number of COVID-19 confirmations break down across Mid-County, Port Arthur

A record number of COVID-19 cases were reported Thursday in Port Arthur and Mid-County.

In all, health officials reported 54 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the cumulative total for cases in Port Arthur, Port Neches, Nederland and Groves to 567.

The news was worse out of Nederland, where city officials reported the second death of a local citizen tied in relation to the coronavirus.

The City of Nederland said it received information Thursday that the number of total positive COVID-19 test results increased to 96 with six new positive cases.

Groves reported nine additional positive COVID-19 cases for local residents, including six females and three males.

This brings the total to 74 individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19 for Groves since testing began.

Health Departments reported nine additional Port Neches residents who tested positive for coronavirus. The individuals include six females and three males.

This brings the total to 60 Port Neches residents who have tested positive for COVID-19 since testing began.

The City of Port Arthur Health Department received confirmation of 30 additional Port Arthur residents who tested positive for COVID-19 — 17 females and 13 males.

This brings the total to three hundred thirty-seven (337) Port Arthur residents who have tested positive for COVID-19 since testing started in the City of Port Arthur.

Groves

6 touchdowns for No. 6: Bost has hand in each score to lead Indians past Broncos

High School Sports

Big first half for Rebels sets tone against visiting Sharks

Local

State Rep. Dade Phelan: Funding needed to reduce case load for CPS caseworkers, investigators

Local

Teri Hawthorne tabbed to lead CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Foundation with goal of expanding quality health care

Local

Yes, another one. Tropical depression could form this weekend.

Groves

BREAST CANCER SURVIVOR: Cristina Flores fights disease with strength from God, prayer

Local

Gift of Life, Philpott host “Get in the Pink” for breast cancer survivors

Local

Expanded library hours, recreation center opening nears for Nederland

Groves

PNG coach Brandon Faircloth talks the art & gut feelings of calling trick plays

High School Sports

Queen Carli and King Jeann

Local

Biden/Harris bus tour stops in Port Arthur

Local

City of Port Arthur corrects false flyer claiming shuttle bus travel to polls

High School Sports

Titans find extra time before short week

High School Sports

Nederland Bulldogs focus on not losing “same game twice”

Local

Area police & prosecutors battle expanding human trafficking, sex trade

Local

FAST TALK: Port Arthur leaders talk solutions to city speeding

Local

Nederland City Hall will be voting-only site on Election Day

Local

Port Neches Police arrests & responses: Oct. 19-25

Local

Domino’s looking to hire 100 across PA, Mid-County & Beaumont

High School Sports

Lighthouse falls in championship game, wraps up season

Groves

PHOTOS: Sparkle & Co. gets into the spirit

Columns

MARY MEAUX: PAPD, others help local woman raising her 3 nieces

Local

PHOTOS: Costumed bowling strikes this week in Port Arthur

Local

Police arrest 3 Port Arthur men, ages 17 & 18, following Oct. 11 killing, car-jacking