An Arctic Cold Front is currently moving through Southeast Texas. Temperatures are expected to fall the rest of this afternoon. Cold, wet conditions are expected Friday through the weekend with even some freezing rain in the Lakes Area Friday Night and Saturday.
Weather concerns have caused the cancellation of some holiday events.
The City of Beaumont is set to break ground on a new fire station next week.
A spokesperson for Beaumont Fire Rescue said Thursday that a fire reported around 9 a.m. appears to have been deliberately set.
With Thanksgiving over and done, the Food Bank is transitioning to deal with the demand of the Christmas Holiday.
Say goodbye to the 70s. A strong cold front sweeps into Southeast Texas today bringing some scattered rain and much colder temperatures by tonight. Highs today will be in the mid 70s by lunch time then colder air comes in by this evening.
Curtis Glaze has been found guilty of murder after two days of testimony. Glaze and his cousin Joshua Glaze are accused of killing Brian Drake after pursuing drake and two of his friends down Highway 326 last year.
Agents with Homeland Security and the Department of Public Safety conducted a raid Wednesday morning at a business in Port Arthur.
Investigators arrived at Tony's Kustom & Kollision located in the 6100 block of Gulfway in Port Arthur around 9 a.m.
Officials have released the name of a man who died in a golf cart accident Tuesday.
A police spokesperson said Robby Wayne Chapman, 47, of Port Neches, was riding a golf cart near HWY 366 and 4th Street in Port Neches around 7:30 p.m.
A spokesperson for Fitch Ratings Wednesday issued a statement indicating that the recent FBI raid of the Beaumont Independent School District's administration office and two homes of employees does not threaten the district's financial rating.
According to Police Chief Robert MacDonald, a warrant was issued on November 26 for 31-year-old Courtney Rachelle Wisinger. Wisinger is under investigation for allegations of improper relations with a 17-year-old female student
A spokesperson with the Department of Public Safety said a major accident involving a tractor-trailer and a passenger vehicle on Highway 90 (between China and Nome) is weather related.
The accident happened around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday.
It can handle 700,000 barrels of crude a day.
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The Beaumont Police Department has confirmed to 12News that autopsy results show the deaths of a man and his daughter who were found in a swimming pool earlier this year are the result of a murder-suicide.
12News has received a copy of the preliminary autopsy results in the death investigation of Alfred Wright, 28, of Jasper.
Sabine County Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace Judge James Brasher Monday told 12news that the results could not be released at that time because of the Texas Rangers' ongoing investigation into Wright's Death.