Museum part of Big Tex Road Trip

Museum part of Big Tex Road Trip

Big Tex Road Trip: With Low Gas Prices, Now’s the Time for an Epic Journey Across Texas, Houston Press reports. Southeast Texas stops including the Museum are featured in this spread, including the following on the Museum: “Museum of the Gulf Coast (700 Procter,...
#GoForGoldInika

#GoForGoldInika

 Inika McPherson, Port Arthur alumna and track and field star, is headed for high jump gold at the Olympics. McPherson will compete as part of the United States Team in Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Olympics. #GoForGoldInika Babe Didrickson Zaharias, Wade Phillips, Bum...
Cattail Marsh features new boardwalk

Cattail Marsh features new boardwalk

Birding in Southeast Texas just got even better. Port Arthur features 5 miles of natural beach at Sea Rim State Park and Sabine Woods. Cattail Marsh in Beaumont is already a well-known hot spot, and now there’s a spectacular boardwalk to entice birders: The...
New Keith Lake boat launch

New Keith Lake boat launch

Feeling fishy? There’s a new launch in town to what one official calls “some of the best fishing in Texas.” Head to Port Arthur and the new Walter Umphrey State Park Keith Lake Unit Boat Launch off Texas 87. The launch area guides boats into a popular fishing area...
008 Recommends Port Arthur Faith Trail

008 Recommends Port Arthur Faith Trail

Agent Cheré Coen presents “008 Recommends: The Faith Trail of Port Arthur” in the summer issue of “008” magazine. “Traveling around America, I’m always amazed at the strange hidden gems lurking around every corner. I love the quirky...
Wade Phillips roasted ‘like a boss’

Wade Phillips roasted ‘like a boss’

Museum of the Gulf Coast is adding a bust of Denver Broncos Coach Wade Phillips, which will appear in the Sports Hall of Fame near a bust of his father, Coach Bum Phillips, as well as Kansas City Chiefs player Jamaal Charles. All have Port Arthur ties, along with...