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**THUNDERSTORMS TO THE NORTH MOVING SOUTH/SOUTHWEST**
Complex of storms moving rapidly SSW across NE Texas and NW Louisiana, these may hold together long enough to affect parts of the area tonight. Upper Low to our east has been weakening and has put on the brakes thanks to the ridge of High pressure aloft ...
BISD teachers receive grants for the classroom
BEAUMONT - Several Beaumont teachers received grants on Friday to purchase teaching supplies that normally would not be in the school's budget.
The Beaumont Public School Foundation raises money through donations and fundraisers.
Every year, teachers and even students can apply to receive some of those funds, which are presented as a grant.
Recipients can purchases anything from computers to chemistry sets. On Friday, five teachers were awarded nearly $5,000 in grants.