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Runoff Election Results

  Comm. Prec. 1  (FINAL) Johnny Trahan    628 Bobby Manshack    418   Newton Co Judge (Rep)  FINAL Bobby Fillyaw    228 Paul Price    289   Newton Co. Sheriff  (Dem)  FINAL Eddie

Sports

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Blinn Gets Two Mustangs

Steven Tims, the State Championship game defensive MVP (above) and Aric Cormier, a first team all-district DB, are the newest Buccaneers at Blinn Junior College.  The two are seated with WOS

Happenings

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Veteran’s Program Set For Sunday

  The public is invited to the 13th annual tribute to Orange County veterans 6 p.m. Sunday, May 29 at the Heritage Veterans Memorial Plaza, 3810 M.L. King Drive in Orange. The event is free.

Schools

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Roy, Ferguson Lead WOS Senior Class

Valedictorian Brandon Roy is the valedictorian of West Orange – Stark High School’s Class of 2016. During his high school career, he has been a member of the National Honor Society, and has

Obituaries

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Philip Eli “Yankee” Mortimer

Philip Eli “Yankee” Mortimer, 86, of Orange, Texas, passed away on May 23, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 26, 2016, at North Orange Baptist Church in Orange.