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Jefferson County

July 27, 2016 -- Port Arthur City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to authorize the city manager to execute a settlement of a property damage claim, in the amount of $14,510, made against the Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool as the result of property damage to a city-owned Ford Expedition. More
July 26, 2016 -- Beaumont City Council today voted unanimously to award $642,783 contract to LD Construction for the Avenue A Asphalt Rehabilitation Project. More
July 25, 2016 -- Jefferson County Commissioners Court today voted unanimously to adopt a resolution authorizing enforcement of the Texas Clean Air Act and employing special counsel to file suit against vehicle manufacturer Volkswagen concerning violations of the act. More
July 25, 2016 -- The Port of Beaumont Board of Commissioners today voted unanimously to select Jefferson Rail Port Terminal II as construction manager agent for the Jefferson Energy Companies Project. More
July 25, 2016 -- Greater Beaumont Chamber of Commerce Regina Lindsey recently attended the White House Forum on Economic Development. More
July 25, 2016 -- The Better Business Bureau of Southeast Texas today announced that the Federal Trade Commission has shut down a fraudulent medical insurance scheme following a BBB investigation into complaints that the company mislead consumers. More
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July 24, 2016 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Transportation Policy Council on Friday voted unanimously to approve the transmittal of comments on the proposed 2017-2026 Unified Transportation Program to the Texas Department of Transportation. More
July 19, 2016 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Board of Directors today voted unanimously to approve mid-year revisions to the H-GAC 2016 budget. More
July 18, 2016 -- Jefferson County Commissioners Court today voted unanimously to adopt a resolution in support of the Gulf Coast Community Protection and Recovery District, Inc. More
July 18, 2016 -- The Better Business Bureau of Southeast Texas today warned users of Instagram of a phishing scam involving notifications regarding an "Ugly List", which tricks victims into providing their user names and passwords. More
July 15, 2016 -- Lamar University and the Lamar Institute of Technology today announced the formation of new transfer agreements to benefit students. More
July 14, 2016 -- The Lamar Institute of Technology has announced the recipient of its Presidential Award of Excellence. More
July 13, 2016 -- Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush today appointed members to the General Land Office's new Coastal Resiliency Advisory Group. More
July 12, 2016 -- Beaumont City Council today voted unanimously to authorize the execution of an earnest money contract for the sale of property at 2185 Sabine Pass Avenue, which is the location of former Fire Station No. 11. More
July 11, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that vessel traffic on the Neches River has been restricted due to a shrimp boat that sank at the river. More
July 11, 2016 -- Jefferson County Commissioners Court today voted unanimously to adopt a resolution supporting efforts made by the United States Highway 96 Coalition to promote awareness of the need to complete construction of a four-lane divided highway from Beaumont to Tenaha, Texas. More
July 08, 2016 -- Guidry News Service Publisher Lynda Guidry today marked the 20th Anniversary of the launch of Guidry News Service to provide important news and information to the Gulf Coast region. More
July 06, 2016 -- Port Arthur City Council, in a special meeting today, voted unanimously to adopt an ordinance canvassing the results of the June 25 Runoff Election, declaring Derrick Freeman as the newly-elected mayor of the city. More
July 05, 2016 -- Beaumont City Council today voted unanimously to elect Robin Mouton as mayor pro tem. More
July 04, 2016 -- The Better Business Bureau of Southeast Texas today issued a scam alert regarding imposters claiming to work for the government calling small businesses claiming they are violating the law. More
July 01, 2016 -- Port Arthur City Council on Tuesday voted 5-3, with Willie “Bae” Lewis, Keith Richard and Raymond Scott opposed, to approve reconsider a resolution to accept the engineer's certificate of completion for the Sabine Neches Waterway Direct Pipe and approve final payment of $820,741 to STRIKE, LLC. More
June 29, 2016 -- Playwright Patricia Rumble has announced that her play "Little Scrooge", a modern take on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol", is being published in July. More
June 28, 2016 -- The Port of Beaumont Board of Commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution to allow the port to possibly issue a total $155.8 million in revenue bonds for further development of the Orange County Terminal site, and for possible partial reimbursement to Jefferson Energy Companies for expenses related to the improvements. More
June 27, 2016 -- Jefferson County Commissioners Court today voted unanimously to extend the due date for bids to a deadline of July 12 for management of the Ford Park Entertainment Complex. More
June 27, 2016 -- The Better Business Bureau today issued a scam alert regarding pet sitting services. More
June 26, 2016 -- Derrick Freeman defeated Harold Doucet Saturday to take the reins as the next mayor of Port Arthur. More
June 26, 2016 -- Daniel Cardinal DiNardo celebrated the Feast Day of San Giovanni Battista, (John the Baptist) the patron Saint of Sicily, at Sacred Heart Church in Galveston on Friday morning. More
June 24, 2016 -- The Gulf Coast Community Protection and Recovery District, Inc., has released the Phase 3 Report for its Storm Surge Suppression Study, with a recommendation on an alternative for mitigating storm surge impacts along the Southeast Texas Coast. More
June 24, 2016 -- Port Arthur voters will decide the race for its next mayor on Saturday, with two candidates facing off in a runoff election for the city's top seat. More
June 21, 2016 -- Beaumont City Council today voted unanimously to approve a change order to a contract with LD Construction for the Eleventh Street Asphalt Resurfacing Project. More
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