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Texas home sales, median home prices increase during the second quarter of 2018

The number of homes sold in Texas—and the median price for those homes—continued to rise during the second quarter of 2018, according to the 2018-Q2 Texas Quarterly Housing Report released today by the Texas Association of Realtors.


New man on campus at Lamar State College-Orange

For Dr. Thomas Johnson taking over the Lamar State College-Orange presidency feels like a homecoming. Johnson, who retired from law enforcement after serving 20 years, was born in Port Arthur and went to Sam Houston Elementary, living only a few blocks away on 42nd Street.