The car business is changing rapidly. And the car business is big for the people it employs and the communities it serves. There are over 1,300 franchised dealerships in the state employing over 100,000 Texans. Just in Southeast Texas, employees of local franchise dealerships number in the hundreds…
Often, individuals in the community do not know what the Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is much less understand the bureau’s role in the city. Promoting and marketing Beaumont as a premier visitor and convention meeting destination is the group’s purpose. To help fulfill this mission…
Education First Federal Credit Union (EFFCU) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its newly remodeled Rosedale Branch, located at 6885 Eastex Freeway, on Feb. 13. Elected officials, community partners and representatives of the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce were in attendance to help celebrate the…
The Art Museum of Southeast Texas (AMSET) announced Feb. 19 that it will host its annual Go for the Gold party and reverse drawing fundraiser on Thursday, March 12, at 6:30 p.m. at the museum. Tickets for the event cost $100 for members or $120 for non-members and admit two people into the party.…
Whether you’re looking for top-of-the-line golf gear from all the best brands, a fun Friday night out on the town with friends or the perfect place to practice your swing, 5 Under Golf Center in Beaumont offers its clientele plenty of outstanding options. Selling the five hottest brands of golfing…
Spindletop Gladys City Boomtown Museum is looking for oil derricks around Southeast Texas and is asking for the public to help in a fun way. If you see a derrick on a sign, poster, building, etc., take a picture and send it to gladyscity@lamar.edu or post it on social media with the hashtag #…
Texas Sen. Brandon Creighton delivered proclamations to members of the Port Arthur Education Foundation board during the annual State of Education luncheon in Port Arthur on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. Sen. Creighton was the keynote speaker for the event which also featured presentations from Lamar…
On Wednesday, Feb. 19, at 1:30 p.m., Texas Back in Business will host an application event in Beaumont at South East Texas Regional Planning Commission, 2210 Eastex Fwy, Beaumont, TX 77703 for small businesses damaged by Hurricane Harvey. The new federally-funded program is awarding $50,000 up to…
The Medical Center of Southeast Texas announced Feb. 6 that it has taken a giant step toward improving the health of newborns and infants in Southeast Texas. The Medical Center of Southeast Texas Port Arthur Hospital has earned the Texas Ten Step Program facility designation from the Texas Health…
The Silsbee High School Policy (CX) Debate Team shined at the District 22-4A meet on Wednesday, Feb. 5, and came home as the District 22-4A champions. Matthew Eyre and Milo Morgan led the team after finishing as District 22-4A champions, earning a trip to the UIL CX Debate State Meet to be held in…