Latest Beaumont-Port Arthur metropolitan area Stories

2014-10-12 23:02:16

Michael Orsinelli, manager of Beaumont Farms Apartments, in south Lexington’s Beaumont Centre, released details of the apartment community’s Resident Appreciation Week and Oktoberfest.

2013-05-01 23:04:43

Twelve workers were injured in a fire at a refinery on Wednesday, April 17th at the ExxonMobil refinery in Beaumont, TX.

2008-08-18 12:00:49

Refinery expansion along the Texas Gulf Coast has pushed U.S. and German oil companies to build a $2 billion offshore oil port, the companies say.

2008-08-05 03:00:24

By Amy Moore, The Port Arthur News, Texas Aug. 5--The threat of Tropical Storm Edouard prompted officials across Jefferson and Orange counties to cancel classes, meetings and activities until further notice.

2008-07-29 03:01:09

By Sherry Koonce, The Port Arthur News, Texas Jul. 29--BEAUMONT -- By Sherry Koonce The News staff writer BEAUMONT -- Increased fuel costs combined with a decrease in the production of some herbicides has county officials refiguring the cost of controlling the area's mosquito population.

2008-07-20 03:00:25

By Sherry Koonce, The Port Arthur News, Texas Jul. 20--PORT ACRES -- Under blistering July skies a line of glistening antique cars paraded pearlized paint jobs for a good cause Saturday -- to raise money for the Port Arthur Recovery Project.

2008-07-18 03:00:27

By David Ball, The Port Arthur News, Texas Jul. 18--PORT ARTHUR -- The Port Arthur Economic Development Corporation owns 300 acres on West Port Arthur Road that serves as their business park.

2008-07-17 03:00:21

By David Ball, The Port Arthur News, Texas Jul. 17--BEAUMONT -- What would happen if terrorists were to attack one of our Southeast Texas ports? Or if they attacked one of our refineries? Pipeline? A tank farm? Emergency responders do not have the luxury of dealing with the theoretical.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]