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Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue in our forecast for Tuesday with little change in temperatures. Meanwhile, a new tropical depression has formed in the Gulf. This depression should become a tropical depression Tuesday with landfall near Tampico, Mexico early Wednesday.
Christus hospitals lay off more than 30 workers
KFDM News has learned the Christus Hospital system has laid off more than 30 workers at its hospitals in Southeast Texas.
A spokesperson told us reorganization and streamlining led to today's layoffs of 35 workers at the Christus Hospitals in Beaumont, Port Arthur and Jasper, amounting to a little less than two percent of the total workforce at those hospitals.
The spokesperson also told us day-to-day patient care won't be impacted and that it's the number one focus.