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BRIGHT FUTURES — Welding and water: Titans running back keeps eye on his future

Kason Williams knows there are bad environments and troubling situations all around him. He can’t control their presence, but he does control how he responds.

“I don’t put myself in a position to where I can go to jail,” Williams said recently. “I don’t surround myself with people who are doing bad. If you surround yourself with failures, you’re going to be a failure.”
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A life of design: Port Arthur native gets opportunity at New York, Paris Fashion Week

Port Arthur is going to be represented at New York and Paris Fashion Week — well, hopefully. Port Arthur native Clarence Lyons Jr., also known as Evan Lyons, was selected as 1 of the 10 designers to watch and offered a chance to showcase his designs in New York and Paris, news that came only three months after the launch of his new line, “Mannequin Concepts.” Lyons, 35, said it has been a long journey finding himself as a fashion designer, but he finally feels like his dreams are coming true.
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Vocal leader: Brandon Bartie: First year as PAISD’s board president

When Brandon Bartie graduated as part of the first class at Memorial High School in 2003, he set out to test his vocals. Singing vocals, that is.

Little did he know that he would be using his voice in a completely different way 16 years later as the youngest school board president for Port Arthur Independent School District.
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The Port Arthur I.S.D. will hold a public meeting at 05:30 PM, August 22, 2019 in the Board Room, Port Arthur I.S.D. Admin. Bldg, 4801 9th Ave., Port Arthur, Texas. The
purpose of this meeting is to discuss the school district's budget that will determine the tax rate that will be adopted. Public participation in the discussion is invited.
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