Latest Beaumont-Port Arthur metropolitan area Stories
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.
Twelve workers were injured in a fire at a refinery on Wednesday, April 17th at the ExxonMobil refinery in Beaumont, TX.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).