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Beaumont uniform supply store owner dies at 94

Harvey Night, 94, died Tuesday, Feb. 16.

Harvey was a lifetime Beaumont resident and co-owner of Night’s Uniform Company, a downtown Crockett Street uniform supply store that closed in 2013 after nearly a century of business. Harvey and his brother Ralph ran the store with Ralph’s wife, Judy.

CVB recognizes planners for economic impact

The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau held its annual Hall of Fame Reception at The Event Centre in downtown Beaumont on Thursday, Feb. 11.

Last year Beaumont hosted 125 events, welcoming 99 organizations and 73,339 convention delegates. The annual Hall of Fame reception recognized meeting planners who chose Beaumont as their host city for conferences, sporting events and reunions during 2015, resulting in over $18 million in economic impact, said Beaumont CVB director of marketing Stephanie Molina.