Nederland ISD recently announced two new leaders promoted from within the district. With Dr. Stuart Kieschnick being promoted to Superintendent, Nederland ISD took time to search for a replacement. That led to the promotion of Dr. Steven Beagle as Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and…
Heidi Strandberg, Little Cypress-Mauriceville CISD Assistant Principal at Mauriceville Middle School has been selected to represent the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP) as a Region 5 Outstanding Assistant Principal of the Year, LCMCISD Community Relations Coordinator Sherry…
Steward Medical Group released the following statement Sept. 18 easing visitor restrictions at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas campuses in Beaumont and Port Arthur starting Sept. 21: “The safety of our patients and staff is always our highest priority. As we continue to monitor our census…
Coburn Supply Company, which has multiple locations in Texas, Louisiana and beyond those states’ borders, is currently collecting donations through the “Coburn Cares” nonprofit organization for company employees impacted by Hurricane Laura. According to the company, “As you know, a large portion…
The Port Arthur Convention & Visitors Bureau (PACVB) is celebrating International Housekeepers Week by delivering “Thank you” bags with Port Arthur amenities and color pages to hotel housekeepers around the city, reports PACVB. Housekeeping staffs have been working “extra hard” all season,…
Power was restored Sunday, Sept. 6, to all customers who could safely receive it, ending an 11-day restoration effort by more than 7,000 Entergy employees and contractors to restore 291,300 customers in Texas, the company reports. Despite power being restored to customers, work continues to…
The Vidor Rotary Club is collecting funds and food for the Vidor United Christian Care Center for hundreds of families who receive food monthly, reports Rotarian and Vidor Independent School District Director of Community Relations.  “We have partnered with the Vidor Chamber of Commerce, many of…
During the second week of September, Lamar University’s Department of Earth and Space Sciences utilized an aerial drone to take photos and video imagery of Jefferson County’s coastline’s status in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura. “We have satellite data, airplane data and drone data as sources,…
Representatives from the Port of Beaumont delivered more than $3,000 worth of supplies to the Port of Lake Charles on Sept. 10, the local port reported. The donations, contributed by Port of Beaumont staff members, Cooper/Ports America, Coastal Welding Supply and Periodpower Pantry, included air…
After shuttering in late August due to damage from Hurricane Laura, Delta Downs Racetrack Casino Hotel announced Sept. 14 that it is scheduled to reopen to the public on Wednesday, Sept. 16, at 11 a.m., pending final regulatory approvals. “While we are glad to get our doors back open at Delta…