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Cold front runs from Central Liberty county to Sabine Pass where a band of tstorms have formed. These are moving southeast. Drier air will continue to filter in this afternoon and tonight. Southerly winds will return Wednesday into Thursday ahead of Friday's system.
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.