Come on down to Burger Town

When Bruce Self was a boy, he often visited his favorite drive-in burger joint on Texas Avenue in Bridge City to grab some hand-battered, crispy-coated onion rings. Self said he remembers the then-owner of Burger Town, the late Joyce Viator, and how important it was to her to serve good, fresh food with just the right ingredients.

“Nothing was bought pre-made,” Bruce says. “She had a secret family recipe that just couldn’t be beat.”

Jacobs Engineering to provide services for ExxonMobil Beaumont refinery project


Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced Tuesday, Aug. 11, that it was selected by ExxonMobil to perform engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for its Crude Flexibility Engineering and Construction Project at the ExxonMobil Refinery in Beaumont.

Company officials did not disclose the contract value, but noted that this project is a release against an existing long-term agreement.

LongHorn Steakhouse opens in Beaumont

Jeremy Fults, managing partner at the LongHorn Steakhouse in Beaumont

The competition for steak lovers’ hearts just heated up.  LongHorn Steakhouse opened its doors Monday, August 10, in Beaumont bringing a fresh and exciting new option for Southeast Texans to curb their carnivorous cravings.

Medical Center of Southeast Texas to acquire Victory Medical Center Beaumont

The Medical Center of Southeast Texas announced Monday, August 10, that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Victory Medical Center in Beaumont.