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Hooked on a cause: Needleworking for NICUs

Needleworkers from all across Southeast Texas are using their handiwork to help keep preemies healthy and happy in area hospitals. It all started with a needle – or crochet hook, in this instance – and a little bit of research.

Cindy Fontaine, owner of In the Loop, a craft store in Silsbee, is spearheading the initiative to help keep premature babies calm during their stay in neonatal intensive care units.

Local realtor wins national leadership award

Sheri Arnold, president and broker of Coldwell Banker Commercial Arnold & Associates in Beaumont, recently received the prestigious Halter/Case Leadership award.

The award was presented to her by Charlie Young, president and CEO of Coldwell Banker Commercial while attending the Coldwell Banker Commercial Global Conference, held in Orlando, Florida, on Tuesday, April 17.