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  1. LETTERS: Allow cash sales for scrap metals; lack of values harms nation; support our doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... laws by driving the thieves underground. States with cash bans have repealed those laws because they don't work. Port Arthur is the only place in the world where the U.S. dollar is worthless. Their municipal court will not accept dollars (after a ...

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  2. Near perfect weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... some scattered showers and storms into the area. Sunny and warm. High near: 80 in Beaumont, 78 in Orange, 80 in Port Arthur. Winds: South-southwest 5-18 mph. Mostly cloudy and warm with a 40% chance of scattered showers and storms. Low near: 65. ...

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  3. Sex offenders deemed "too dangerous" to be released from state custody could be housed in SETXRead the original story

    Yesterday | 12NewsNow.Com

    Following Angel San Juan's in-depth reporting on Thursday night, 12News HD has since learned that the facility on Highway 69 between Beaumont and Port Arthur is creating such a commotion among local lawmakers because of the type of inmates who could be housed at the facility. As 12News HD previously reported, the state wants to retake control of the facility in order to house inmates.

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  4. Lamar students say school loans are part of growing upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... to become a chemical engineer and is attending classes at Lamar University in Beaumont to make that happen. The Port Arthur native grew up eyeing nearby refineries and wanting to work around the tall steel towers. College was always in the picture. ...

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  5. North American Railroads Caught by Speed of Crude-Oil CollapseRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... "I'm definitely seeing the drop-off," Maida said in an interview. GT OmniPort is situated near two refineries at Port Arthur, Texas, and has 8.5 miles (13.7 kilometers) of track and facilities to offload crude from railcars. The weakness contrasts ...

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  6. SETX population stayed flat in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Beaumont-Port Arthur metro area - Hardin, Jefferson, Newton and Orange counties - grew by exactly three people to 405,427 in the one-year period ending in July 2014, according to newly released Census estimates.Counting just residents who moved into the four-county area against those who moved out, however, shows a net loss of 1,200 ... (more)

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  7. Area unemployment rate lowest since '08Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... rate as the Beaumont-centric metropolitan statistical area, which this year includes Newton County. The Beaumont-Port Arthur MSA reported 169,800 employees in February, up 1,400 from January and 9,100 from February 2013. A breakdown of MSA's job ...

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  8. Railroads Caught by Speed of Crude-Oil CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Transport Topics

    ... "I'm definitely seeing the drop-off," Maida said in an interview. GT OmniPort is situated near two refineries at Port Arthur, Texas, and has 8.5 miles of track and facilities to offload crude from railcars. The weakness contrasts with the industry's ...

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  9. Big warm up todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... and wash your car or mow the grass. Sunny with lower humidity. High near: 73 in Beaumont, 71 in Orange, 73 in Port Arthur. Winds: Northwest 3-17 mph. Clear and chilly. Low near: 49 in Beaumont, 50 in Orange, 52 in Port Arthur. Winds: East 3-7 mph. ...

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  10. Texas running out of space for inmates, looking to Jefferson County for vacanciesRead the original story

    Thursday | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... at-risk kids at the site, where they could learn a trade. The property on Highway 69 South, between Beaumont and Port Arthur is 50 acres, on it there are 15 buildings, including a cafeteria and a clinic. Commissioner Brent Weaver said over the past ...

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  11. SemGroup to build U.S. Gulf Coast pipeline system for Motiva refineriesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | World Oil

    ... (through subsidiaries), with each owning 50%. Motiva operates 3 refineries - in Convent, La., Norco, La., and Port Arthur, Texas - which have a combined refining capacity of over 1 MMbpd. "This $500 million investment will expand SemGroup's scale ...

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  12. Another Surenos 13 gang member behind bars after multiple injunction violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Http

    ... ct and being fully enforced in Jefferson County, reports the Jefferson County District Attorney's Office and the Port Arthur Police Department. read more

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  13. Second arrest from Jefferson County's first ever gang injunction announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KBMT

    A second arrest has been made in the wake of the creation of Jefferson County's first gang injunction that was announced earlier this year. Javier Palacios was arrested Tuesday night by Port Arthur Police Street Crimes Unit members along with the assistance of Groves Police Department.

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  14. Photographs depicting Los Angeles in 1981 by Robert Rauschenberg on view at the HuntingtonRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Art Daily

    ... for Robert Rauschenberg, rooted in a well-documented account of how he decided to become an artist. Born in Port Arthur, Texas, Rauschenberg spent his adult life primarily in New York and Florida. While serving in the United States Navy from ...

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  15. Valero Energy Partners (VLP) - Analysts' Weekly Ratings UpdatesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... States that are integral to the operations of Valero Energy Corporation's ( NYSE:VLP ) refinery located in Port Arthur, Texas, its McKee refinery located in Sunray, Texas, and its refinery located in Memphis, Tennessee. Receive News & Ratings for ...

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  16. U.S. workers set to return next week to Shell Deer...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... by Shell and Saudi Aramco [SDABO.UL] saw workers returning to their jobs this week. The strike at Motiva's Port Arthur, Texas, refinery began on Feb. 21 with USW members at the Convent and Norco, Louisiana, plants walking off their jobs the ...

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  17. One more dry dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... and patchy fog is possible by sunrise, otherwise cool. Low near: 55 in Beaumont, 55 in Orange, 57 in Port Arthur. Winds: South 2-5 mph becoming Calm. Morning low-cloudiness and fog becoming partly sunny, warm and dry during the afternoon. High near: ...

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  18. Port Arthur intersection closed after hole opens upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | 12NewsNow.Com

    Port Arthur city officials have closed the intersection of 4th Street and DeQueen Boulevard indefinitely after a deep hole opened up Tuesday morning. A garbage truck drove over the roadway and the hole opened up.

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  19. Influential Women Of Rock - Janis Joplin [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... salute the spectacular female rockers who brought poetry and power to classic rock. Janis Lyn Joplin was born in Port Arthur,Texas January 19th, 1943. We lost Janis on October 4, 1970, she was 27 years young. Her nickname "Pearl." Janis was a ...

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  20. Sempra moves forward on Port Arthur LNG projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Sempra Energy is designing a natural gas liquefaction plant capable of exporting up to 10 million tons of LNG annually from its Port Arthur property, the company said in filings with federal regulators.

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