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Houston Chronicle
Beaumont woman sues UPS in deadly Cardinal Drive crash1996 UPS truck rammed into a Mercedes, which was between the truck and Van Hook
Beaumont woman sues UPS in deadly Cardinal Drive crash
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
1996 UPS truck rammed into a Mercedes, which was between the truck and Van Hook's vehicle. James M. Kaiser, a 45-year-old Port Arthur man, was the passenger in the Mercedes who died later that day from injuries suffered in the crash. In a domino... Read more
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International Business Times
How many have to die before America will give up these deadly toys? responsibility, recognizing that responsibility is not the same as culpability.
How many have to die before America will give up these deadly toys?
International Business Times / Posted 17 hours ago
responsibility, recognizing that responsibility is not the same as culpability. Here's a dope for you: Martin Bryant, of Port Arthur, in Tasmania. On April 28, 1996, he went on a spree with an AR-15 he purchased through a newspaper ad —... Read more
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The Irish Times
Je suis....Hook, je suis Guen, je suis Digompattena, je suis Greysteel, je suis Nairobi, j
Je suis....
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
Hook, je suis Guen, je suis Digompattena, je suis Greysteel, je suis Nairobi, je suis Buni Yadi, je suis Kingsmill, je suis Port Arthur, je suis Mumbai, je suis Daoxian, je suis Badajoz, je suis Samashki, je suis Alicante, je suis Thessalonica, je... Read more
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The Courier
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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The Young Witness
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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Western Advocate
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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Manning River Times
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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The North West Star
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Ali David Sonboly, who has been identified as the gunman who killed 10 people in Munich. Photo:... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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The Age
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Ali David Sonboly, who has been identified as the gunman who killed 10 people in Munich. Photo:... Read more
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The Border Mail
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Munich people or Münchner as the denizens of the Bavarian capital are known, have struck me as a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Ali David Sonboly, who has been identified as the gunman who killed 10 people in Munich. Photo:... Read more
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WA Today
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threatnearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Nor
Munich shooting rattles German calm despite lack of Islamist threat
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
nearest analogy was neither France nor Belgium but the Breivik shootings in Norway five years ago or for an Australian, the Port Arthur massacre. Ali David Sonboly, who has been identified as the gunman who killed 10 people in Munich. Photo:... Read more
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11 News Houston
Southeast Texas police officers on alert after social media threatsofficers over social media. 12News has learned that the threats were directed
Southeast Texas police officers on alert after social media threats
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
officers over social media. 12News has learned that the threats were directed towards officers with the Beaumont and Port Arthur Police departments, but no details were released about the nature of the threats. "We realize there are threats... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Southeast Texas police officers on alert after social media threatsofficers over social media. 12News has learned that the threats were directed
Southeast Texas police officers on alert after social media threats
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
officers over social media. 12News has learned that the threats were directed towards officers with the Beaumont and Port Arthur Police departments, but no details were released about the nature of the threats. "We realize there are threats... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Handgun scrutiny 'besmirches' farmers: Manderbe established in fact or as an essential truth," he said. "When the National
Handgun scrutiny 'besmirches' farmers: Mander
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
be established in fact or as an essential truth," he said. "When the National Firearm Agreement was rolled out [following Port Arthur] I suspect I know what happened in Queensland, because there are states such as New South Wales, Victoria and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Early college campus' lack of extracurricular is a dealbreaker for some BISD studentsweeks after the district had planned to close applications to the program, ther
Early college campus' lack of extracurricular is a dealbreaker for some BISD students
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
weeks after the district had planned to close applications to the program, there are still about 50 open spots. Beaumont, Port Arthur and Silsbee ISD all received approval from the Texas Education Agency this past spring to begin the programs.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Port Arthur transit planner, school board member accused of falsifying pay recordsA planner in the city of Port Arthur transit department is facing felony theft
Port Arthur transit planner, school board member accused of falsifying pay records
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
A planner in the city of Port Arthur transit department is facing felony theft and tampering charges after her supervisors say she falsified payroll records to compensate for time she did not work. Ambroise, who is also an elected board member for... Read more
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Brisbane Times
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking NewsOn a sunny April Thursday, Port Arthur is not so much a picture as the full pho
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking News
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
On a sunny April Thursday, Port Arthur is not so much a picture as the full photo album: glistening harbour, immaculate lawns ringed by towering gums, and half-fallen-down ruins that have survived fires and decay to tell their extraordinary penal... Read more
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WA Today
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking NewsOn a sunny April Thursday, Port Arthur is not so much a picture as the full pho
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking News
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
On a sunny April Thursday, Port Arthur is not so much a picture as the full photo album: glistening harbour, immaculate lawns ringed by towering gums, and half-fallen-down ruins that have survived fires and decay to tell their extraordinary penal... Read more
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The Age
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking NewsOn a sunny April Thursday, Port Arthur is not so much a picture as the full pho
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking News
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
On a sunny April Thursday, Port Arthur is not so much a picture as the full photo album: glistening harbour, immaculate lawns ringed by towering gums, and half-fallen-down ruins that have survived fires and decay to tell their extraordinary penal... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking NewsOn a sunny April Thursday, Port Arthur is not so much a picture as the full pho
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking News
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
On a sunny April Thursday, Port Arthur is not so much a picture as the full photo album: glistening harbour, immaculate lawns ringed by towering gums, and half-fallen-down ruins that have survived fires and decay to tell their extraordinary penal... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
County employee goes on social media tirade against Black Lives Mattercollect donations. Local police officers helped serve the public in a different
County employee goes on social media tirade against Black Lives Matter
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
collect donations. Local police officers helped serve the public in a different way Thursday night at Texas Roadhouse in Port Arthur. Officers waited on diners and collected donations during the eighth annual Tip-A-Cop event, whose proceeds... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
West Brook grad, Bun B perform on 'Late Show'with his band Parquet Courts on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Brown share
West Brook grad, Bun B perform on 'Late Show'
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
with his band Parquet Courts on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Brown shared the stage with legendary rapper and Port Arthur native Bun B. "Bun B and UGK have been a massive influence on me as a musician, fan of music and a human being,"... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The History of Port Arthur - Overnights - (ABC) The History of Port Arthur Download as MP3 In 1872 Englis
The History of Port Arthur -
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
Overnights - (ABC) The History of Port Arthur Download as MP3 In 1872 English novelist Anthony Trollope claimed that no man desired to see the "strange ruins" of Tasmania's Port Arthur. Was he wrong? Operating between... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 16who won a NCAA championship with the University of Miami in 1987 and two Super
July 16
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
who won a NCAA championship with the University of Miami in 1987 and two Super Bowls with the Dallas Cowboys, is born in Port Arthur, Texas. Johnson, who also coached at Oklahoma State University?Stillwater and with the Miami Dolphins, is an... Read more
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The Age
The rate of all suicides and homicides in Australia has declined since the gun buybackThe gun law reforms enacted after the Port Arthur massacre 20 years ago did not
The rate of all suicides and homicides in Australia has declined since the gun buyback
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
The gun law reforms enacted after the Port Arthur massacre 20 years ago did not only bring about an uninterrupted hiatus on mass shootings in Australia, but precipitated a decline in all intentional deaths, including those that did not involve... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Orange County Mexican restaurant receives TABC violationwritten warning for failure to post a required sign on June 15. The restaurant
Orange County Mexican restaurant receives TABC violation
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
written warning for failure to post a required sign on June 15. The restaurant chain, with locations also in Beaumont and Port Arthur, serves variety of Mexican food and cocktails. The written violation is a minor one that results in a fine.... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
What to do this weekend in SETX: July 15-17, 2016Christmas will be celebrated early this weekend in two SETX cities. A "Christm
What to do this weekend in SETX: July 15-17, 2016
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 11 days ago
Christmas will be celebrated early this weekend in two SETX cities. A "Christmas in July pool party," will be held in Port Arthur on Saturday, and "Trader Days" in Orange will be Christmas themed. Fishing, art and bridal expos are also on the list... Read more
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11 News Houston
Port Arthur cop, firefighters make big impression on little boyPORT ARTHUR, TEXAS - A Port Arthur Police officer went the extra mile to bond w
Port Arthur cop, firefighters make big impression on little boy
11 News Houston / Posted 13 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, TEXAS - A Port Arthur Police officer went the extra mile to bond with his community this week after answering a call about a missing boy. He had some help from a few kind-hearted firefighters. We can't tell the storyany better than he... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Suspect in Weekend Shooting Homicide Arrested in Fort Bend Countythis city's latest homicide. Coast Guard Rescues 3 from Sunken Shrimp BoatCoas
Suspect in Weekend Shooting Homicide Arrested in Fort Bend County
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 14 days ago
this city's latest homicide. Coast Guard Rescues 3 from Sunken Shrimp BoatCoast Guard Rescues 3 from Sunken Shrimp Boat PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shrimp boat sank in the mouth of the Sabine River... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Coast Guard Rescues 3 from Sunken Shrimp Boat PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose sh
Coast Guard Rescues 3 from Sunken Shrimp Boat
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shrimp boat sank in the mouth of the Sabine River near the Texas-Louisiana... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Funeral arrangements set for Port Arthur native killed by Dallas sniperFuneral arrangements have been announced for Michael Smith, a Port Arthur nativ
Funeral arrangements set for Port Arthur native killed by Dallas sniper
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
Funeral arrangements have been announced for Michael Smith, a Port Arthur native and veteran Dallas police sergeant who was among five officers killed on Thursday in an ambush attack by a sniper. Visitation is scheduled from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Three fishermen rescued from shrimp boat by Coast GuardPORT ARTHUR, Texas - Three fishermen are safe after being saved by the Coast Gu
Three fishermen rescued from shrimp boat by Coast Guard
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, Texas - Three fishermen are safe after being saved by the Coast Guard from their sinking shrimp boat in the Sabine River. Around 4 a.m. on Monday, rescuers were notified that the shrimp boat, Captain Kevin, was taking on water. Later... Read more
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11 News Houston
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boat near Sabine PassPORT ARTHUR, Texas — A Coast Guard boat crew rescued three men after their 28-f
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boat near Sabine Pass
11 News Houston / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, Texas — A Coast Guard boat crew rescued three men after their 28-foot shrimp boat took on water and sank in the mouth of the Sabine River, Monday morning. At approximately 4 a.m., 911 dispatch notified Sector Houston-Galveston... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boatPORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shri
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boat
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shrimp boat sank in the mouth of the Sabine River near the Texas-Louisiana border. Coast Guard officials say 911 dispatch notified them around 4 a.m. Monday that the 28-foot... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boatPORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shri
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boat
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shrimp boat sank in the mouth of the Sabine River near the Texas-Louisiana border. Coast Guard officials say 911 dispatch notified them around 4 a.m. Monday that the 28-foot... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boatPORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shri
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boat
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shrimp boat sank in the mouth of the Sabine River near the Texas-Louisiana border. Coast Guard officials say 911 dispatch notified them around 4 a.m. Monday that the 28-foot... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boatPORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shri
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boat
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shrimp boat sank in the mouth of the Sabine River near the Texas-Louisiana border. Coast Guard officials say 911 dispatch notified them around 4 a.m. Monday that the 28-foot... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boatPORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shri
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boat
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shrimp boat sank in the mouth of the Sabine River near the Texas-Louisiana border. Coast Guard officials say 911 dispatch notified them around 4 a.m. Monday that the 28-foot... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boatPORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shri
Coast Guard rescues 3 from sunken shrimp boat
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three men whose shrimp boat sank in the mouth of the Sabine River near the Texas-Louisiana border. Coast Guard officials say 911 dispatch notified them around 4 a.m. Monday that the 28-foot... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dallas residents cover patrol cars with flowers to show supportnephew and friend.' Ahrens was an officer with the Dallas Police Department fo
Dallas residents cover patrol cars with flowers to show support
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
nephew and friend.' Ahrens was an officer with the Dallas Police Department for 14 years. Smith, who was originally from Port Arthur, was a father to two young girls. He served as an Army Ranger before attending the Lamar Institute of... Read more
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Officer.com
Profiles in Courage: Remembering Dallas' Fallen Heroesthe head. Sgt. Smith was taken to the hospital with a large laceration. It took
Profiles in Courage: Remembering Dallas' Fallen Heroes
Officer.com / Posted 16 days ago
the head. Sgt. Smith was taken to the hospital with a large laceration. It took 31 stitches to close the wound.” Smith, a Port Arthur native, earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Lamar University in 1989. He joined the... Read more
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FOX News
Murdered Dallas cops were veterans, husbands and fathers who died protecting protesters' rightsthat Smith received 31 stitches on his head after he and a partner were attacke
Murdered Dallas cops were veterans, husbands and fathers who died protecting protesters' rights
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
that Smith received 31 stitches on his head after he and a partner were attacked by gang members in 2009. A native of Port Arthur, Texas, Smith is survived by Heidi, his wife of 17 years, and daughters Victoria and Caroline. He was a volunteer... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Newlywed, Iraq veteran among slain Dallas officers55, also died in the attack, KFDM television in south eastern Texas reported, c
Newlywed, Iraq veteran among slain Dallas officers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
55, also died in the attack, KFDM television in south eastern Texas reported, citing his sister. Mr Smith grew up in Port Arthur, Texas, and served in the military as an Army Ranger before joining the Dallas police in 1989, the television... Read more
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