Chambers County Newswire

Chambers County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chambers County, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 70 in Chambers County, TX

  1. Liberty man arrested for murder following fight at Anahuac Crawfish PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | KBMT

    Nicholas Cole Fregia, 25, of Liberty was arrested for first degree murder after he fatally injured Berry during an altercation at The Crawfish Place in Anahuac. Fregia is being held at the Chambers County Jail in Anahuac on a $200,000 bond and is required to wear an ankle monitor if he is released.

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  2. SETX 'Marlboro Bandit' gets 20 year sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... caught on surveillance video breaking into the cash register and stealing the cigarettes. A few days later, Chambers County deputies found him selling cartons of cigarettes from the back of his vehicle in a store parking lot, the office said.

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  3. Alertus Features Expanded Outdoor Notification Solutions at ISC West 2018Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 11 | PR.com

    ... Customers include Virginia Commonwealth University, Florida State University, the Greater Baytown-Chambers County LEPC in Texas, and Boston Medical Center. The system is compliant with many mass notification codes and mandates, including the ...

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  4. Big rig crash in Chambers County causes sand to spill on I-10 westbound, closing lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Chron

    A two-vehicle crash, including at least one big rig, has closed all main lanes of Interstate 10 westbound in Chambers County near Highway 99, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. The accident was reported at 5:44 a.m. That portion of the freeway will be closed for a couple hours while crews clean up the sand, according to the department.

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  5. John C. Britt Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... has held numerous roles with local and regional organizations, including the Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Center, Chambers County Historical Commission and National Collegiate Honors Council. Additionally, he maintains active involvement with the Bay Area ...

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  6. EDITORIAL: GOP voters were ahead of some party leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... positions. For the good of the Republican Party - and the state - two of the incumbents survived anyway. Chambers County resident Mayes Middleton probably would've won the Republican primary last week for House District 23 without the endorsement ...

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  7. Slidell purse snatching suspect is on 3-state crime spree: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | NOLA.com

    ... 8), the newspaper reported. That theft happened after he wrecked a Camry -- which he stole on March 3 in Chambers County, Texas -- near the Giterdone gas station in Diamondhead Wednesday night while being chased by police, the newspaper reported, ...

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  8. Hancock deputies search for man on wanted in three statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Sea Coast Echo

    After a high-speed chase and vehicle theft in Diamondhead on Thursday, Hancock County deputies have joined the search for an as-yet unidentified man on an apparent multi-state crime spree. Hancock County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Don Bass said Friday the man apparently stole a Toyota Camry on March 3 in Chambers County, Tex., before winding up in Louisiana on Wednesday, where he reportedly stole a woman's purse in the Slidell Walmart parking lot.

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  9. The Hancock County Sheriff's Office is seeking any information on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Sunherald.com

    ... theft, Chief Deputy Don Bass said, only happened after he wrecked a Camry - which he stole on March 3 in Chambers County, Texas - near the Giterdone gas station Wednesday evening. Bass said the chase actually started in Slidell, Louisiana, where the ...

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  10. Suspect in 2015 murder of two Baytown teens extradited from MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | KCEN

    CHAMBERS COUNTY, Texas- A suspect in the 2015 murder of two Baytown teens was extradited from Mexico and arrested Wednesday. According to the Chambers County Sheriff's Office, 23-year-old Brandon Alejandro Flores of Dayton has been charged with two counts of capital murder.

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  11. Man extradited from Mexico to face charges in 2015 deaths of 2 Baytown teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Click2Houston

    Flores was arrested on two counts of capital murder in the deaths of Alejandro Chavez, 18, of Baytown and Jarvis Morgan, 17, of Baytown. Chavez and Morgan were reported missing in February 2015, and their bodies were found by local law enforcement in the Double Bayou in southern Chambers County.

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  12. LC-M golfers blaze to Anahuac title, Burke nabs top medalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Orange Leader

    The Little Cypress-Mauriceville boys golf team strolled to a first-place finish at the Anahuac Tournament at Chambers County Golf Course Wednesday and Bear freshman Jack Burke tied his freshman school record to claim the individual title. Burke was followed by a solid effort from teammates Blade Broussard , Jack Tindel , Mason Sterling and Wyatt Wozniak .

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  13. Analysis: "You come at the king, you best not miss"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | Texas Tribune

    ... the board at the conservative Texas Public Policy Institute and an oil and gas businessman and rancher from Chambers County. That county's Republican club is where Faircloth's remarks were recorded. The Davis race has attracted the most attention in ...

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  14. Amid Substantial Growth, City of Baytown, TX, Teams Up with SiteSeer...Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2018 | PRWeb

    ... upon eight years of economic growth and a housing boom in the town east of Houston, the Baytown-West Chambers County Economic Development Foundation will use SiteSeer and the Communities City Government Expansion Pack to identify opportunities for ...

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  15. 1 of 4 stolen Baytown dogs recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... 10 was reunited with her family on Jan. 30. Bella is pictured with Det. Felipe Gallegos and Det. A Chambers County-area family is pleading with the public for help in finding their 2-year-old German Shepherd after being missing for more than 2 ...

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  16. Recent freezes aid in war against invasive aquatic speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    Texas' efforts to control invasive aquatic species such as giant salvinia smothering this Liberty County pond got a helping hand from this winter's freezing temperatures which can prove fatal to some exotic vegetation and fish threatening inland waters. less Texas' efforts to control invasive aquatic species such as giant salvinia smothering this Liberty County pond got a helping hand from this winter's freezing temperatures which can prove fatal to some exotic ... more Hard freezes that hit Texas over the past weeks are expected to kill some of the invasive aquatic vegetation such as the water hyacinth clogging a Chambers County boat ramp, aiding the state's efforts to attack invasives damaging state inland fisheries.

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  17. Amarillo 'armed and dangerous' man arrested after police chase in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... Sheriff's Office to report that he was driving behind his brother's stolen Ford F-150. Earlier this week, Chambers County deputies and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office attempted to stop a stolen vehicle, reportedly driven by Espinoza, leading ...

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  18. JCSO: Suspect caught after second chase in one weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... was taken into custody after a brief search. Officials believe he is the same suspect that led Jefferson and Chambers County officials on a chase Monday in a stolen Dodge Charger. A passenger in that vehicle, 34-year-old Robert DeYoung of Winnie, ...

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  19. Amarillo Man Arrested After Chase Ends in a Field in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... on foot. Deputies searched the area and soon took him into custody. Espinoza is the same person who ran from Chambers County Deputies and JCSO Deputies on Monday, January 15, 2018. On that date, the stolen Dodge Challenger that he was driving ...

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  20. Abbott endorses GOP challenger to Rep. Wayne FairclothRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Chron

    ... Mayes Middleton for state representative." Middleton is an oil and gas businessman and rancher from Chambers County and is a board member of the conservative Texas Public Policy Foundation. Abbott's endorsement of Middleton is his second of a GOP ...

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