Huntsman showcases its wetlands during Earth Day celebration

In recognition of Earth Day, Huntsman Corporation hosted an environment and sustainability showcase Thursday, April 20 at its Environmental Education Center in Port Neches. The topic of discussion was the company’s 1,100 acres of man-made wetlands created to recycle the plant’s process wastewater into water that can be used as a habitat for area wildlife.

Port Arthur CVB promoting spring travel for boaters, birders and anglers

Colorful migrating birds are visiting Port Arthur for spring migration and a FeatherFest field trip of birders spotted them and year-round shore birds at Sabine Woods, Sea Rim State Park and McFaddin National Wildlife Refuge. The Port Arthur Convention & Visitors Bureau sponsored the April 10 field trip.

Texas Economy Adds 9,500 Jobs in March

The Texas economy expanded in March with the addition of 9,500 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs. Texas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased to 5 percent in March, up slightly from 4.9 percent in February.

Christus Southeast Texas opens Outpatient Center in Mid County

Christus Southeast Texas celebrated the opening of its new 36,500-square-foot Outpatient Center in Mid County Wednesday, April 26 with a ribbon cutting and open house.