Elite Redfish Border Wars, kayakers, to hit Port Arthur

Elite Redfish Border Wars, kayakers, to hit Port Arthur

    UPDATE: Weather delayed launch, so the Elite Redfish Tournament weigh in is scheduled to begin around 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 29, at the Robert A. “Bob” Bowers Civic Center. Stop by after work with the family and see what the anglers caught...
Bird Photographer Jim Foster on PA birding

Bird Photographer Jim Foster on PA birding

  Author and photographer Jim Foster said we could share a blog noting a few things about why he “fell in love” with Port Arthur. JimFosterOutdoorPhotos.com PORT ARTHUR  —  By Jim Foster Located in Southeast Texas near the border between Louisiana and...
Betting, Booze and Brothels

Betting, Booze and Brothels

From Prohibition to the James Commission of 1961, this region was “wide open” for any activity that would make money, regardless of its legal status. Museum of the Gulf Coast will host “Betting, Booze and Brothels,” May 6-Aug. 26. The exhibit is a silly,...
Spring migration to Port Arthur

Spring migration to Port Arthur

Scarlet tanagers appeared as flames on branches in Sabine Woods while cinnamon-toned American avocets bobbed in the surf for snacks at Sea Rim State Park. Spring migration makes Port Arthur a birding hot spot, as those on a FeatherFest field trip to the area recently...
SpringFest April 14-16

SpringFest April 14-16

Carnival rides, music of all genres, a barbecue cookout and vendors will be part of the inaugural SpringFest, April 14-16 at People’s Park, 500 Main Street in downtown Port Arthur. People’s Park in downtown Port Arthur is looking dressed up for spring with updates...