ExxonMobil Beaumont plant

ExxonMobil Makes Progress in Restarting 2nd Largest U.S. Refinery

One of the country’s largest oil and gas companies says it is “making good progress on restart activities” at its Baytown complex. It also announced its progress and efforts in other complexes in Texas and offshore in the Gulf of Mexico.

Farmer Rescues Flood Victims

WATCH: Texas Farmer Rescues More than 200 in ‘Harvey’ Floods

HOUSTON, Texas — A South Houston farmer is credited with saving more than 200 flood victims in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. The farmer used his John Deere tractor to move flood victims to safety. “We don’t have a boat.


Limited Water Supply Returns to Beaumont after 3 Days

Water services for the City of Beaumont, Texas, begin to return after three days of total system failure. Exxon Mobil and two other companies provided temporary water pumps to apply pressure to some residents of the city of 118,000 people.