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Round 2 of isolated showers and thunderstorms dotting the area for lunchtime. These storms should be shortlived. Highs will again reach the lower 90's in most areas. Less coverage of showers as the week progresses. Look for some of the hottest temps to date as we approach the weekend. Mid and upper 90's could be the norm by the weekend.
New Natgasoline methanol plant to create hundreds of jobs in Beaumont
KFDM News - Jefferson County leaders took part in a groundbreaking for a methanol plant, which is expected to create thousands of construction jobs and hundreds of permanent positions.
The owners of Natgasoline off Cardinal Drive in Beaumont say it will be the nation's largest methanol plant.
It will take 3,000 construction workers an estimated three years to complete the project. When finished, the plant will employ 240 workers.