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



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



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.


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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


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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.