Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website.

News

HOUSTON — The Senior Medicare Patrol of Texas reported they have received reports of a new COVID-19 vaccine email scam where people are asked to complete a survey.

Article Image Alt Text

The Silsbee Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting March 26 for Sweet Cheek Cafe and Catering, located at 470 North 7th Street in Silsbee.

BEAUMONT — Labor market data released today from the Texas Workforce Commission indicates the February 2021 unemployment rate rose slightly to 11.8 percent for the Beaumont-Port Arthur metropolitan

The Lumberton Police Department reported 10 arrests from April 6-12.

Each individual named in the report is presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sports

Wednesday, April 14

TRACK: Silsbee and Lumberton at Class 4A Area Meet at West Orange-Stark High School

Friday, April 16

SARATOGA — The Evadale boys and girls competed in the District 25-2A track and field championship on April 7 at West Hardin High School.

ANAHUAC — Two Kountze High School tracksters qualified for the Class 3A area meet after finishing among the top four at the District 22-3A track and field championships on April 5 and 7 at Kyle Whi

SHS tennis players advance to regionals

Lifestyle

BEAUMONT — Acadian Ambulance Service is offering scholarships to recent and upcoming high school graduates interested in becoming Emergency Medical Technicians.

Article Image Alt Text

Demolishion crews continue to tear down the old Kirby Elementary School, located at the corner of FM 418 and FM 92.

Article Image Alt Text

ORANGE — Spring is right around the corner. A Western Swing Spring Fling 2-steps into town on Saturday, April 17, at 7 p.m. in the Lutcher Theater parking lot.

(NAPS)—Driving a car means maintaining independence for many older adults. Driving allows you to shop, see friends and family, keep up with medical appointments, and avoid social isolation.

Obituaries

Article Image Alt Text

Roy Gene Duncan, 81, of Kountze passed away Friday, April 9, 2021. He was born July 2, 1939 in Austin, Texas to the late John and Leeta Duncan.

Shirley Darlene Laurent, 66, passed away Sunday, April 4, 2021 in Silsbee. She was born in Silsbee to Elmer Curtis “Buddy” Laurent and Ruth Evelyn Crain-Laurent in Silsbee.

Elmer “Buddy Wayne” Eddings, 64, of Silsbee passed away Wednesday, April 7, 2021.

Mildred Marie Creel Hill, 89, of Silsbee, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021. She was born in Beaumont to Edna Riley Schiesler and Henry Schiesler.

Photo Galleries

Article Image Alt Text

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.

The Silsbee Bee

P.O. Box 547
Silsbee, TX 77656
Phone: 409-385-5278
Fax: 409-385-5270