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Carolyn Rhymes's all-expenses-paid 'trip'

The SE Texas Record Apr. 24, 2017, 12:25pm

Carolyn Rhymes got roughly one fifth of the settlement she sought from the Applebee's on Dowlen Road in Beaumont, but it could be more than she deserved.

Jefferson County 172nd Court District: May 2017

The Record Apr. 24, 2017, 8:49am

LARRY DON BEAL V. ABDUL MEHMOOD

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 24, 2017, 8:46am

April 14 - 20 License #:12404 Assumed Name:CORTEZ CAR CARE Address:2895 COLLEGE ST, BEAUMONT, TX 77701 Owner Name:CORTEZ JOSHUA PAUL License #:12438 Assumed Name:ADVANCED RHEUMATOLOGY ASSOCIATES Address:2445 AMBERWOOD DR, BEAUMONT, TX 77713 Owner Name:REETI K JOSHI MD PA License #:12443 Assumed Name:D & BS LAWN SERVICE Address:7956 HARPER LANE, NEDERLAND, TX 77627

Woman awarded $192K for Applebee’s host stepping on her foot

David Yates Apr. 19, 2017, 11:18am

BEAUMONT – A Jefferson County jury has awarded plaintiff Carolyn Rhymes $192,000 for damages incurred when an Applebee’s host incidentally stepped on her foot, causing her to loose her balance and fall.

Jefferson County 136th Court District: May 2017

The SE Texas Record Apr. 17, 2017, 11:00am

LEE A HOPKINS V. DELMA ET AL

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 17, 2017, 10:58am

April 7 - 13 License #:11612 Assumed Name:TRUSTED CLEANING PROFESSIONAL Address:P O BOX 1614, BEAUMONT, TX 77702 Owner Name:BANKS EDDIE JR License #:11637 Assumed Name:SKYLASH HAIR & BOUTIQUE Address:6355 CHINN LN, BEAUMONT, TX 77708 Owner Name:GRIFFIN HEATHER License #:11646 Assumed Name:HAMMER & HAMMER CONSTRUCTION

Discovery issue in $1M breach suit against International Paper resolved, justices dismiss appeal

David Yates Apr. 13, 2017, 10:19am

BEAUMONT – A breach of contract suit against the International Paper Company can now resume, as the Ninth Court of Appeals has issued an opinion stating a discovery issue is now moot.

Jefferson County 60th Court District: May 2017

The SE Texas Record Apr. 10, 2017, 8:42am

CHAD BURGE V. CODY ALLEN

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 10, 2017, 8:40am

March 31 - April 6 License #:10625 Assumed Name:K & S LANDSCAPING Address:1306 TRINITY AVE, PORT ARTHUR, TX 77642 Owner Name:POLK SHELTON JR. License #:10629 Assumed Name:STOP N DRIVE #34 Address:19011 FM 365, BEAUMONT, TX 77705 Owner Name:AIN PARTNERS INC License #:10630 Assumed Name:REDRUM RACING Address:1690 GUY CIRCLE, BEAUMONT, TX 77707 Owner Name:DURDEN DERRELL WAYNE JR License #:10636 Assumed .

Ninth Court dismisses inmate’s appeal, ending suit against Beaumont PD

David Yates Apr. 6, 2017, 1:04pm

BEAUMONT – On April 6 the Ninth Court of Appeals granted the Beaumont Police Department’s motion to dismiss an inmate’s appeal for lack of jurisdiction.

West Orange Cove ISD sued over bus crash

David Yates Apr. 5, 2017, 9:59am

BEAUMONT – A lawsuit seeking up to $200,000 in damages has been brought against West Orange Cove Independent School District for a bus crash that happen two years ago.

Jefferson County 58th Court District: May 2017

The SE Texas Record Apr. 3, 2017, 11:10am

MILESTONE OPERATING INC V. DWAYNE MORVANT

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

Carrie Gonzales Apr. 3, 2017, 11:04am

April 24 - 30 License #:9778 Assumed Name:THE RICHARD PRESSURE WASHING ETC Address:3855 HARDING ST, BEAUMONT, TX 77703 Owner Name:RICHARD ROY III License #:9793 Assumed Name:B & L ENTERPRISES Address:3836 LEXINGTON AVE, PORT ARTHUR, TX 77642 Owner Name:LEBLANC JOHN R License #:9795 Assumed Name:THE HUNTINGTON AT BEAUMONT.

$1M suit brought over 2015 San Marcos school bus crash

David Yates Mar. 31, 2017, 7:38pm

SAN MARCOS - A guardian of one of the children injured in the 2015 bus collision in San Marcos has filed suit against the individual who allegedly caused the crash and the man’s employer.

Motorist sues another motorist

Philip Gonzales Mar. 30, 2017, 12:31pm

Jefferson County resident accuses Rene Salinas Sr. of negligence.

Jefferson County 172nd Court District: April 2017

The SE Texas Record Mar. 27, 2017, 9:26am

THEODORE CALVIN V. TIM HEBERT

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Mar. 27, 2017, 9:24am

March 17 - March 23 License #:9005 Assumed Name:EDUARDO T O LANDSCAPING Address:2079 ROY AVENUE, GROVES, TX 77619 Owner Name:OCEGUERA EDUARDO License #:9023 Assumed Name:B & KS SMALL APPLIANCE REPAIR & HANDYMAN SERVICES Address:3338 30TH ST, PORT ARTHUR, TX 77642 Owner Name:KEAL MICHAEL License #:9038 Assumed Name:

Texas SC allows Beaumont church a crack at attorney in $1M stolen funds suit

David Yates Mar. 20, 2017, 1:33pm

BEAUMONT – The Texas Supreme Court has ruled a local church has a claim against a defendant who was previously awarded summary judgment in litigation brought over the theft of funds from a $1 million Hurricane Rita settlement.

Jefferson County 136th Court District: April 2017

The SE Texas Record Mar. 20, 2017, 11:23am

HAUCK RENTAL SERVICES LLC V. ADVANCED AERIALS

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Mar. 20, 2017, 11:20am

March 10 - 16 License #:8083 Assumed Name:FED A LICIOUS Address:1501 S 29TH ST, APT #101, NEDERLAND, TX 77627 Owner Name:CORMIER SARAH LYNN.