CVB announces large convention booking

The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) Sales Team announced Thursday, May 31, that Beaumont has been named host city for The Grand Chapter of Texas Order of The Eastern Star, a fraternal organization composed of women with Masonic affiliation and Master Masons.

CommunityBank of Texas supports Family Services with pledge of $5,000

 

CommunityBank of Texas recently donated $5,000 to Family Services of Southeast Texas. The donation will be used towards helping the organization serve families and individuals in crises. Family Services Counseling Center provides healing to individuals and families who are facing a variety of issues that affect families, such as grief, stress, parenting challenges, marital difficulties, substance abuse and more. Family Services Women and Children’s Shelter provides hope to all victims of domestic violence.

Caliche to store ethylene in Beaumont salt cavern

Houston-based company Caliche Development Partners, which develops, constructs, and operates subsurface hydrocarbon storage assets and related pipelines in North America, announced Tuesday, May 8, the execution of a long-term storage services agreement for ethylene in its Beaumont cavern.

Caliche will provide firm storage service in a substantial portion of the 600-million-pound capacity salt cavern for its customer’s ethylene and derivative operations in the Golden Triangle area, beginning in the third quarter of 2018.

Steak N Shake gets city of Beaumont’s stamp of approval

In addition to a parcel of land situated close to Parkdale Mall, franchisers of the Steak N Shake brand have also closed the deal on city approval for the restaurant’s debut in Southeast Texas.

At a meeting of the Beaumont City Council on Tuesday, May 29, the group voted to accept the franchise’s proposal, with a few modifications set forth in the deal.

According to  GBI Investments LLC representative Anthony C. Goss, the Steak N Shake franchise would use the footprint of the Parkdale Church at 4490 Crow Road as its first ever Golden Triangle installation.

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