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11 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise
On the eve of today's vote by Beaumont school board members whether to fight for their elected positions or yield to a state takeover, trustee Woodrow Reese said Wednesday he believes the district was wronged by Education Commissioner Michael Williams' decision to give district control to a board of managers.Reese, who said he was uncertain how he ... (more)
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The pontoon boat gently glides over the dark river, startling birds from the banks; the alligators ignore the intrusion.
Board member Mike Neil talks with the media before his meeting with TEA Commissioner Michael Williams on Thursday.
An artist-rendering of a proposed Embassy Suites that could open at Ford Park in 2016.
A cold April night is in store for Southeast Texas Tonight! Frost is possible from about Interstate Ten northwards including the Lakes Area.
There are a couple small tables, a chalkboard menu, a refrigerated case filled with delicacies - tiramisu, lemon and chocolate peanut butter today - and that's it.
A spokesperson for the office of U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced Tuesday that Craig J. Schexnaider, of Beaumont, entered a guilty plea Monday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Zack Hawthorn to one count of failing to file an income tax return.
A murder warrant has been issued for a 27-year-old man believed to be connected to the death of a man found dead in a vehicle earlier this month.
The West Bar and Grill located at 6445 Calder Avenue in Beaumont. Saturday, April 16, 2011.
Reaction from the community about the districts takeover has been mixed but it seems a lot of people, especially parents of Beaumont Independent School District, students are relieved that things with are finally moving forward.
For most, prom night is one of the most memorable moments of a young girls life.
According to a news release issued by the office of U.S. Attorney John M. Bales, Devin Wayne McCraney, 35, of Beaumont, pleaded guilty to the charge of fraud upon programs receiving federal funds before U.S. District Judge Ron Clark.
A FREEZE WARNING is in effect tonight for McLennan, Coryell, Lampasas, Mills, Hamilton, Bosque, and Hill Counties ... Temperatures tonight cold drop below freezing across parts of Central Texas, which would tie our latest freeze on record.
A cold front is coming through by noon, the National Weather Service is predicting, and with it expect temperature to slide all day and night until Tuesday wakeup when we will be greeted by the low- to mid-40s, said meteorologist Jonathan Brazzell .
Rev. Curtis Guillory, Bishop of the Diocese of Beaumont, blesses palms held by a crowd of a parishioners during the Palm Sunday morning service at the St. Anthony Basilica in Beaumont.