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An estimated 1.4 million older adults and people with disabilities live in nursing homes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

(NAPSI)—The Stanford Center on Longevity’s 2018 “Sightlines Report” found that baby boomers have accumulated less household wealth and carry more debt in comparison to previous generations of Ameri

(NAPSI)—As your wisdom grows with age, so can the number of pill bottles in your medicine cabinet. For those “young-at-heart” seniors, sticking to healthy habits is the key to aging well.



Two local all-star girls softball teams are head to the 2019 Texas East State Tournament on July 12-16 in El Campo.

New head coaches named at LHS

CARTHAGE — A Kountze resident was one of six members of the Panola College men’s rodeo team members that won the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association National Championship earlier this month

EVADALE — Bryce Taylor, a 2019 fraduate at Evadale High School, will head to Wyoming next month to compete in bull riding at the National High School Rodeo Association Finals on July 14-20 in Rock


KOUNTZE – Youngsters ages 8 to 12 and their parents are invited to join us for Junior Ranger Days in Big Thicket National Preserve every Wednesday in July from 9 a.m. to noon.

BEAUMONT, Texas — Spindletop Center and the Boomtown Film Festival will host the Fourth Annual Mental Health Symposium highlighting children’s mental health on Thursday, Aug.

BEAUMONT — Former Silsbee Bee editor and LSCPA communications director Gerry Dickert won first place for his work on coordinating the marketing and public relations for the NJCAA Region 14 Softbal


Wanda Sue Burford, 76, of Benton, passed away July 8, 2019. Born in Shreveport, Louisiana to Lucas James and

Shirley Jean Lewis, 83, of Lumberton, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2019. She was born in Houston.

Donald F. Humphrey, 80, of Beaumont, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2019.

Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. today (Wednesday, July 10) at Lumberton Family Funeral Home in Lumberton.

Earnest Wayne “EW” Young, 69, of Silsbee, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont.

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An unidentified girls walks her goat around the ring Oct. 19 during the Hardin County Youth Project Show and Auction at the John Blair Pavilion in Kountze.

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Silsbee, TX 77656
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