DALLAS (AP) — Former Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas has been arrested in Texas more than two weeks after a warrant was issued over an alleged violation of a protective order.
Beaumont, Texas, television station KBMT reported Thomas was arrested Friday in Orange, where he played high school football.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Lamar is going back to the Southland Conference after a short stay in the Western Athletic Conference, announcing plans Friday to return in the 2023-24 academic year to the league in which it was a founding member.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Seven inmates have been charged with killing two fellow prisoners and wounding two others during a January attack at a federal prison in Texas that led to a nationwide lockdown of the federal prison system.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Ty Rowell had a season-high 25 points as California Baptist topped Lamar 78-66 on Saturday.
Tre Armstrong had 11 points for California Baptist (17-14, 7-11 Western Athletic Conference).
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Justin Johnson had 23 points and 10 rebounds for his third double-double this season and UT Rio Grande Valley defeated Lamar 67-63 on Wednesday.
Xavier Johnson scored 15 points for the Vaqueros (8-21, 3-14 Western Athletic Conference.
SABINE PASS, Texas (AP) — A fire aboard a decommissioned offshore oil rig platform briefly trapped nine shipyard workers Thursday until they were rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter.
SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Here are the final Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school boys and girls rankings for the 2021-22 season.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Gavin Kensmil had 20 points as Stephen F. Austin topped Lamar 70-56 on Saturday.
Derrick Tezeno had 14 points for Stephen F. Austin (18-8, 10-4 Western Athletic Conference), which earned its sixth consecutive victory.
SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school boys and girls rankings for the week of Feb. 8.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal prison system has been placed on a nationwide lockdown after two inmates were killed and two others were injured Monday during a gang altercation at a federal penitentiary in Texas.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Montre Gipson scored 18 points and Tarleton State defeated Lamar 62-57 on Wednesday night.
Gipson made 4 of 5 3-point attempts. Freddy Hicks added 15 points and Noah McDavid 11 for the Texans (9-13, 4-5 Western Athletic Conference).
SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school boys and girls rankings for the week of Jan. 17.
SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings for the week of Jan. 3.
SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings for the week of Dec. 6:
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Mason Senigaur and Davion Buster each hit a pair of free throws in the final minute and Lamar held off NAIA-member Our Lady of the Lake 67-64 to earn its first win of the season Sunday.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Trae Self ran for three touchdowns and threw for two more as Stephen F. Austin steamrolled Lamar 42-6 in the regular season finale Saturday.
The Lumberjacks, who hope for an at-large berth into the playoffs, came into the game ranked No.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Zerrick Cooper threw three second-half touchdown passes, Ron Wiggins ran for 102 yards and two scores on just eight carries and Jacksonville State pulled away in the second half to beat Lamar 38-7 in the ASUN-WAC Challenge on Saturday.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Kasen Harrison had 13 points, nine rebounds and eight assists as Lamar topped Wiley 67-50 on Tuesday night in the season opener for both teams.
The final high school rankings at the end of the regular season by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com, distributed by The Associated Press.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Darius Hale rushed for 253 yards and four touchdowns and Central Arkansas rolled to a 49-38 victory over Lamar in the ASUN-WAC Challenge on Saturday.
Hale helped stake the Bears (3-4, 2-2) to a 35-7 halftime lead with a 6-yard TD run in the first quarter and scoring runs of 2 and 69 yards in the second.
LEAKESVILLE, Miss. (AP) — A $5,000 reward is being offered for information that will lead to an arrest in the New Year's Eve killing of a Mississippi man.
Greene County Sheriff Stanley McLeod joined Lori Massey, head of Mississippi Coast Crimestoppers, state troopers and sheriff's deputies at a news conference Thursday to announce the reward in the slaying of Cameron Perryman, 33.
Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com’s high school rankings after Week 5, distributed by The Associated Press.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Stone Earle passed for three touchdowns and Peyton Mansell ran for 107 yards and a score as Abilene Christian routed Lamar 56-0 on Saturday night.
Tyrese White added 82 yards rushing for the Wildcats (3-1, 1-0 Atlantic Sun-WAC Challenge).
ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — Eric Gala passed up an opportunity to get a coronavirus vaccine when shots became available in Michigan, and he admits not taking the virus seriously enough...
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Two men were killed after part of a crane fell on their pickup truck as it traveled on Interstate 10 in Southeast Texas, according to authorities...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — State health officials are launching a $1.5 million radio and television ad campaign to promote the next phase of vaccinating Texans against COVID-19, the Texas Department of State Health Services announced Monday...
An investigation into what sickened 11 soldiers who ingested an unauthorized substance shows they drank an industrial compound found in antifreeze believing it was alcohol following a 10-day field training exercise at Fort Bliss in Texas, U...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Coronavirus cases are exhausting the availability of intensive-care unit beds in parts of Texas as hospitalizations with COVID-19 continue to soar to record levels, state health statistics showed on Tuesday...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — In the largest U.S. evacuation of the pandemic, more than half a million people were ordered to flee the Gulf Coast on Tuesday as Laura strengthened into a hurricane that forecasters said could slam Texas and Louisiana with ferocious winds, heavy flooding and the power to push seawater miles inland...
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — The widespread damage brought to the Houston area by one of the wettest tropical cyclones in U...
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda (all times local):
Dirt has turned for a long-awaited Kommercial Kitchens retail center and restaurant planned along a heavily traveled stretch of Interstate 10.
Operating manager Terry Woodard is hoping to make even more progress at the former Ridgewood Retirement Home site, just east of 11th Street.
A local plant expelled more than 1 million pounds of chemicals into the air over the past few months, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality reported.
The most recent event occurred Wednesday through Friday .
WASHINGTON - Six Texas spelling bee contestants spelled their words correctly on day two of the national competition, but none of the spellers will advance to the final round Thursday because their scores on the written exam were not high enough to make the final 41.
An anonymous threat to “blow up” a Beaumont courthouse on Tuesday morning was unfounded, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.
Around 9:15 a.m., Beaumont Police Department received a 911 call from a male who said he was “going to blow up the courthouse,” JCSO Captain Crystal Holmes said.
Attorneys Tina Bradley and Melody Chappell will face off again in a run-off election Tuesday to determine the Democratic candidate for the 172nd District Court Judge's bench after neither secured a majority in the March primary.
Doctors at an Army medical facility in Texas were able to surgically give a soldier a new ear that was "grown" in her arm after she lost her own following a car accident, according to Fox News.
"(The ear) will have fresh arteries fresh veins and even a fresh nerve so she'll be able to feel it," said Lt.
Members of the Golden Triangle Audobon work hours-long shifts at Beaumont's Cattail Marsh to participate in this year's Big Sit. The event is a noncompetitive 'bird-a-thon' designed around Spring migration to count the variety of birds that can be seen or heard in an area.
More than 700 "sibling marches" are planned nationwide this Saturday to support a larger March for Our Lives rally in Washington that could draw a half-million people. Southeast Texas is sometimes exempt from these national movements, but not this time.
While many celebrate the new year, a home in Beaumont, Vidor and Port Neches caught fire. No injuries were reported.
Almost no one thinks of Bevil Oaks as part of Beaumont. The small town on the northern edge of Jefferson County is not connected to any other population centers and is surrounded by farms and fields.
Southeast Texas has seen its share of unfortunate national rankings for dubious categories like "bad hair days" or "least educated cities." Another survey came out last week, and it was much more encouraging - and fact-based.
The Tyrrell Historical Library, which sustained mold damage during Tropical Storm Harvey, likely will be closed until early next summer after newly discovered problems extended the original three-month repair timeline, a library official said.
A second 15-year-old boy has been certified to stand trial as an adult and is charged with capital murder in the killing of a pregnant Beaumont woman and her infant daughter.
Corey Spencer, the alleged gunman in the June 6 murder of Kera Teel, was certified in 317th District Court on Monday.