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  1. Weapon discharge inside of residence ruled as manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Bay Area Observer

    At approximately 1:45 p.m., on Friday August 19th, 2016, La Porte Police Dispatch received a call for both medical and police assistance in the 9700 block of Wilmont Road. Details involved what was reported as an accidental discharge of a handgun, which resulted in the fatal injury of an 89 year-old male resident.

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  2. La Porte Police investigate weapon discharge inside of residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Bay Area Observer

    On August 19th, 2016, at approximately 1:45 p.m. La Porte Police Dispatch received a call for both medical and police assistance in the 9700 block of Wilmont Road. Details involved what was reported as an accidental discharge of a handgun, which resulted in the fatal injury of a 90 year-old male resident.

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  3. LPHS 66 Reunion and LPHS 100th Celebration September 30 and October 1 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Bay Area Observer

    SHIRTS - $20.00 and $25.00 . These shirts won't shrink or fade, 50/50 cotton/polyester.

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  4. Man steals car, but alert citizen readily aids LPPD in locating suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Bay Area Observer

    Shortly before 4:00 p.m. on the 2nd of August, workers in the 100 block of La Porte's North 16th Street reported to police that an older red Ford F-350 had just been stolen. While the truck was unlocked, the suspect apparently entered the cab, quickly manipulated the vehicle ignition system without keys, and was observed driving away.

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  5. Esther Elizabeth "Doll" MatysiakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    Esther Elizabeth 'Doll' Matysiak was born to Claire and Esther Rader on September 4th, 1924 in La Porte, Texas. Her family was one of the first families in La Porte, Texas.

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  6. Flicks At Five Points In La PorteRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    Come out every Friday night this summer to Five Points Plaza and join us for a movie under the stars! Bring a blanket, chairs, and grab some popcorn - Friday night fun for the whole family! All movies begin at 8pm! Light concessions will be available but you are welcome to bring your own food and drink into the park as well! July 29th

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  7. Blue Santa Garage Sale - August 20, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    The La Porte Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association is currently collecting donated items for the Annual Blue Santa Garage Sale. Clear your closets, garage, storage sheds, cabinets of all those unwanted and unused items and consider donating them to a great cause!! To make arrangements to drop off items, please contact Matt Hopp at [email protected], Roger Gonzalez at [email protected], or Brenda Pritchard at 281-830-6864.

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  8. DuPont Announces More Lay Offs From La Porte FacilityRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    Officials at DuPont recently announced that the company will be laying off 26 more workers from the La Porte facility. The lay offs were announced in a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notice received by the Texas Workforce Commission on July 18. A decision was made in March to stop operations at the La Porte facility manufacturing units.

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  9. La Porte Citizens Join Police For Prayer Honoring Dallas FallenRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    Dispatch Supervisor Shaye Bradley, Police Chaplain Nathan Menefee and Assistant Chief Steve Deardorff In Prayer For The Fallen in Dallas Photos by Rebecca Collins An impromptu gathering, initiated by La Porte citizens took place on Friday outside police headquarters. The purpose was to say a prayer, and show support for officers in the wake of the tragic shootings in Dallas on July 7th when a gunman took the lives of five officers and wounded 11 others.

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  10. Velvera "Vera" Mae Forester GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    Velvera 'Vera' Mae Forester Green, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, entered into rest on June 26, 2016. Vera was born on December 26, 1924 in La Grange, Texas.

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  11. Mary Lee Mangham BivinRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    Mary Lee Mangham Bivin, age 87, died July 8, 2016 in La Porte, Texas. She was born in Nacogdoches, Texas on October 27, 1928 to Fannie and Cleon Mangham.

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  12. LPPD Offers Info & Tips On Frequently Committed ScamsRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    Due to ever-increasing changes in technology and business practices, criminals often prey upon unsuspecting citizens for various acts of fraud. Scams, unethical sales techniques, and hi-tech manipulation are ways in which immoral persons frequently take advantage of community members.

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  13. Noltex, LLC Voted Best In Texas By The Chemical Council and...Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    On June 9, 2016, the Texas Chemical Council and Association of Chemical Industry of Texas held their Annual Awards Banquet. The banquet recognizes the achievements in safety and environmental excellence of 101 member plants in the state of Texas for 2015.

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  14. La Porte Town Center Breaks Ground Country Music Legend Mickey Gilley In AttendanceRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    La Porte dignitaries and citizens gathered on July 4th for the groundbreaking event to celebrating Phase 1 of the La Porte Town Center project. Guests included La Porte Mayor Louis Rigby, city council members, Dottie Kaminski, Danny Erp, Daryl Leonard and Kristin Martin as well as Mickey Gilley, whose 50,000 square foot family entertainment center will anchor the project.

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  15. La Porte's Persails Completes Career In Police WorkRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    With a combined 37 years of law enforcement service, and leaving behind a significant era of positive influence, La Porte Officer Clarence Persails recently retired from the La Porte Police Department. Starting with La Porte in 1985, Persails was no beginner in the police field.

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  16. Garry Edward KappersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    Garry Edward Kappers was born September 19, 1950 and left this earth on June 7, 2016. He was born in Houston, Texas and lived in La Porte, Texas till 2005, until moving to Crosby, Texas.

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  17. University of Houston Recognizes Business, Community Leaders with...Read the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    University of Houston Recognizes Business, Community Leaders with Honorary Degrees - Russell Ybarra, J. Victor Samuels, Glenn T. Lilie Saluted During May 14 Commencement Russell Ybarra, the driving force behind popular eateries Gringo's Mexican Kitchen, Jimmy Changa's and Bullrito's uses his success to give back to the community. Photo courtesy of University of Houston This week, more than 9,500 University of Houston students concluded their academic journeys.

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  18. On April 26th, 2016 the La Porte Police Department was pleased to...Read the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    On April 26th, 2016 the La Porte Police Department was pleased to announce the graduation of another Citizens Police Academy . Starting the year off right with a January - April session, the agency enjoyed the privilege of hosting a reception for f As a vehicle owner, the chances of needing the services of an auto body and restoration shop are greater than you might think.

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  19. LPPD Celebrates Another Citizen's Police Academy GraduationRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    On April 26th, 2016 the La Porte Police Department was pleased to announce the graduation of another Citizens Police Academy . Starting the year off right with a January - April session, the agency enjoyed the privilege of hosting a reception for former participants as they celebrated their new-found success with family, friends, and their local police department. 18 comments

  20. Marlin ThortonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Bay Area Observer

    Graveside services will follow at Grandview Memorial Park in Pasadena on May11, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. with Victor Archie officiating. Bubba was born in Houston to Jesse and Nancy Estelle Thornton, II on February 6, 2016.

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