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Kountze ISD appeals ruling in cheerleaders' case  Beaumont Enterprise

Kountze ISD has asked the state's highest court to weigh in again on a lower court's ruling allowing cheerleaders to use Bible verses on football run-through ...



The Cheerleaders of Kountze, Texas, and Religious-Liberty Conflicts in the Texas Court System  The Atlantic

The women of Kountze, Texas, have been fighting for four years to put Bible verses on their banners. Their case is a look at what's ahead for religious-liberty ...



Todd Starnes: Texas cheerleaders win a victory for freedom of religious expression – Praise the Lord  Fox News

There are two hard and fast rules in life: don't mess with Texas and don't mess with Texas cheerleaders. The Kountze Independent School District in southeast ...



Lawsuit Over Cheerleaders Bearing Bible Verses in Kountze, Texas  New York Times

KOUNTZE — There is a new angle to the usual hometown high school football pride on display in the store windows and marquees of this East Texas town.



Appeals court ruling in favor of Kountze cheerleaders could be last down in battle over banners  12newsnow.com

In issuing its opinion the Ninth District of Texas Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the cheerleaders and overruled all issues appealed by the Kountze ...



Appeals court sides with Texas cheerleaders who sued to display Bible verses at football games  Dallas News

AUSTIN — Texas cheerleaders can display Bible verses at high school football games, a state appeals court ruled on Thursday.The Ninth Court of...



In 1994, Muhammad Ali visited Kountze to help community  Beaumont Enterprise

Muhammad Ali once spent three days touring Southeast Texas with former Kountze Mayor Charles Jenkins Bilal, who developed a relationship with the ...



Kountze students return to school with heavy hearts following deaths of classmates  Beaumont Enterprise

After a weekend wreck that killed two teenagers, many Kountze High School students will return to classes today from the holiday break with heavy hearts and ...



Southeast Texas boxer finds greatness  Beaumont Enterprise

Muhammad Ali spent three days in Southeast Texas in 1994, touring the region with former Kountze Mayor Charles Jenkins Bilal, who developed a relationship ...



Hardin-Jefferson volleyball suffers season-ending loss to Livingston  Beaumont Enterprise

The Hardin-Jefferson High School volleyball team let a strong start slip away during a season-ending loss to Livingston, 3-1 in the bi-district round of the Class ...



Texas cheerleaders continue court fight over Bible banners  CBS News

Atheist groups say a Texas high school cheer team violated the separation of church and state by using banners inscribed with Bible scripture at its games.



Atheist group scolds Newton Co. sheriff over ‘prayer meeting’ comment  Beaumont Enterprise

Newton County Sheriff Billy Rowles came under fire this week by a national atheist organization for allegedly having a “prayer meeting” with a woman accused ...



Kountze's Arnold hopes to cement legacy  Beaumont Enterprise

Senior Grayland Arnold placed his hands on his knees to catch his breath Monday, sweat dripping from his jersey onto the gym floor while his dark eyes focused ...



Bible-quoting cheerleaders have the state on their team  San Antonio Express

AUSTIN — With Gov. Rick Perry and Attorney General Greg Abbott front and center, the state of Texas is siding with high school cheerleaders in their court fight ...



DPS reconstructs wreck that killed Kountze teens  Beaumont Enterprise

The Department of Public Safety reconstructed a fatal wreck Tuesday that killed two teenagers over the weekend. Savion Smith, 16, and Keiron Edwards, 18, ...



Appeals Court: Texas Cheerleaders Can Promote Christianity at HS Football Games  Patheos

A few years ago, the Kountze High School (TX) cheerleaders won a lawsuit that said they could hold up banners with Bible verses on them to support the football ...



Kountze boys dominate East Chambers  Beaumont Enterprise

All day on Friday, Kountze boys basketball coach Duane Joubert couldn't shake the nerves leading up to his team's game against District 24-2A East Chambers.



Young Kountze boys basketball team making postseason strides  Beaumont Enterprise

just days after he got the call that Kountze had lost 95-63 in a playoff warm-up game on Feb. 19, he walked into a team practice talking trash - letting the young ...



"Merry Christmas" Officially Okay in Texas Public Schools  Texas Tribune

Flanked by high school cheerleaders, a rabbi and an off-duty Santa, Gov. Rick Perry ceremonially signed legislation Thursday clarifying that school districts can ...



17-year-old helps others with autism  Beaumont Enterprise

Kountze resident Michael Greer said his disability doesn't hinder him, only challenges him, and with the right tools and a helping hand, anyone can be ...



Updated: Area road closures and reopenings  Beaumont Enterprise

Area road closures and reopenings In Jasper, FM 1408 from US 190 East to County Road 282 is closed due to flooding. The Port Arthur Police Department shut ...



Silsbee florist shares tips for homecoming mums  Beaumont Enterprise

With Homecoming just weeks away, Hardin County high school students and their parents are starting to put a lot of thought into one of the season's most iconic ...



Port Neches city council sells land with white cross to church  KBTV Fox 4 Beaumont

Port Neches City Council members have found a solution to put an end to a controversy centering on a white cross at Port Neches Park.Thursday afternoon, the ...



Southeast Texas valedictorians, salutatorians  Beaumont Enterprise

Take a look as we celebrate the top students at each district across Southeast Texas.2014 Valedictorians and Salutatorians ...



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