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The Southeast Texas Record is reporting that a woman has filed a lawsuit in Jefferson County District Court against Houston based Pappas Restaurants after a waiter allegedly “spilled hot butter over the top of her body” two years ago at one of their restaurants in Beaumont.

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The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a Tuesday evening accident west of Jasper in which a sport utility vehicle collided with a boat trailer. It happened shortly before 7:00 on State Highway 63 West, between Farm to Market Road 1747 and the Angelina River.

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East Texas Crime Stoppers says that five vehicles have been stolen and numerous other thefts have occurred during a recent crime wave in Tyler County which began in mid-April. Details about the criminal activity came from the East Texas Crime Stoppers website.

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A standoff between and man with a gun and Jasper County Sheriff Mitchel Newman and his deputies has ended with no shots being fired and no one being hurt or injured.

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Residents of East Jasper living adjacent near the railroad tracks have been hearing a pounding for days as workers from the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad use a large crane and pile driver to rebuild a trestle, which crosses Sandy Creek.

A Newton woman has been chosen to be a makeup artist at New York Fashion Week later this year. Della Gulley, who owns and operates Pure Glamour Makeup Studio & Boutique in DeRidder, will be one of a small army of makeup artists and hair stylists when fashion models from around the globe …

The Jasper Lady Dawgs basketball team will be the ones to watch this year as the squad will be heavily laden with experience and talent going into the 2019-2020 basketball season. This comes after last year’s 27-8 record - the best for the girls in school history - and every member of that t…

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Four people are undergoing hospital treatment following a two-vehicle auto accident that occurred on Friday afternoon North of Jasper.

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Jasper resident Kellie Snelson Pugh captured this amazing photo of Sandy Creek Park as Friday dawned in a fury of color. After a week of mild temperatures and comfortable humidity, the National Weather Service says the wind will shift back to the south on Friday bringing in more humidity, an…

Beech Grove Fire Department Chief Jamie Gunter says a late Thursday afternoon fire damaged a bulldozer and also spread to nearby brush. Gunter said it happened at about 4:00 on property owned by Richard Lakey off of Farm to Market Road 1747 in the Indian Creek area.