Chris Moore, Beaumont Enterprise

Chris Moore

Beaumont Enterprise

Beaumont, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Chris:

Beaumont PD: 2 arrested after stabbing leaves man in critical condition

Two Beaumont men were arrested and another is in critical condition after a he was stabbed during an alleged botched car jacking Monday. → Read More

Safety, logistics take center stage during back-to-school town hall

Superintendents for the Port Arthur and Beaumont school districts laid out plans for the 2020-21 school year during a virtual town hall hosted by the Texas Legislative Black Caucus on Monday. → Read More

NWS issues 2nd consecutive heat advisory for SE Texas

For the second consecutive day, the National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for SE Texas as the service predicts the heat index is to reach well into the triple digits. → Read More

COVID-19 spikes at Beaumont, Jasper prisons

Two Southeast Texas prisons account for nearly half of the active coronavirus cases among imates in all of the prisons in the state, according to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. → Read More

SE Texans celebrate the Fourth

With pandemic in mind, Southeast Texans celebrate the Fourth of July by spending quality time with friends and family. → Read More

Police ID man killed after truck crashes into bayou

Police released the identity Sunday of an Orange County man who died after he crashed his pickup truck into the Adams Bayou Saturday morning. → Read More

Afternoon storms could bring hail and high winds

Southeast Texas' Tuesday morning dry-out is expected to give way to foul weather later today. The National Weather Service says prepare for rain, hail and strong winds. → Read More

Attorney for man accused of killing toddler wants death penalty off table

The body of Savanna Roque was found around 11 a.m. on Feb. 19, 2019, after the Orange Police Department received a call from a woman screaming that her "cousin just killed his daughter" in the house next door. → Read More

Nederland opens pool with restrictions, cancels July 4th fireworks show

The city delayed the beginning of the pool season, which usually opens Memorial Day, in order to make sure the pool was compliant with Center for Disease Control guidelines. → Read More

Port Arthur police search for shooting suspect, infant

Port Arthur Police are looking for a man after he allegedly shot the mother of his child before fleeing with the 7-month-old boy, according to a news release from the Port Arthur Police Department. → Read More

Two arrested on child trafficking charges

Two Southeast Texans were arrested last week on charges related to trafficking minors, according to a Monday news release from the Beaumont Police Department. → Read More

Newton PD officer life-flighted after head-on collision with stolen sheriff vehicle

A Newton Police Department officer was life-flighted to a hospital after a suspect hit his vehicle head on with a stolen sheriff's unit, police say. → Read More

Port Arthur PD identifies 23-year-old man killed, suspect arrested

Port Arthur police have released the identity of a homicide victim Thursday after officers found the 23-year-old man's body in a wooded area in the 5000 block of Twin City Highway Wednesday afternoon. → Read More

Port Arthur PD investigating shootout in Port Acres, no arrests made

Details from Port Arthur police are sparse as they investigate a shootout that took place in Port Acres Monday evening. → Read More

Dunkin’ to continue contact-less services as Texas businesses reopen

With many Texas businesses reopening, Dunkin' will continue to offer contact-less service only, the company said in a news release Monday. → Read More

Family attorneys, courts adjust to changes from coronavirus

As families tried to adjust to stay-at-home orders to try and slow the spread of the coronavirus, family courts also saw and made changes. While one Beaumont family lawyer has seen a "slight increase" in divorce cases, he said the number of couples citing financial stress as the reason they are splitting has risen. → Read More

Man charged in Newton County cousin’s death

A man was charged in the May 1 killing of his cousin in Newton County Friday, according to a news release from the Newton County Sheriff's Office. → Read More

Vidor church seeks normality

On Sunday, Pastor Marvin Fuller preached to a congregation of 12, all required to wear protective masks and sit at least two seats apart, for the most "normal" service Trinity Baptist Church has had in more than a month. → Read More

Beaumont PD: Man dies in fiery crash fleeing angry mother of 12-year-old girl

A man died in a fiery crash while trying to get away from an angry mother of a 12-year-old girl, police said. → Read More

Port Arthur SWAT team called after shots fired in standoff

The Port Arthur SWAT team responded to a home in the 5400 block of Tremont Street Saturday. Once officers arrived, they heard several gunshots come from inside the home, according to a news release from the Port Arthur Police Department. → Read More