Invista To Cut At Least 75 Employees

Invista in Orange is laying off 75 or more employees and shutting down the adipic acid manufacturing unit. Adipic acid is a precursor to making nylon. The local Invista plant was part of the


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Area Football Schedules/Results

West Orange-Stark Mustangs Aug. 28 LCM 26-13 Sept. 4 at PNG 28-14 Sept. 11 Jasper 53-0 Sept. 18 at Silsbee 49-28 Sept. 26 Foster 14-42 Oct. 2 Newton 48-6 Oct. 9 at Liberty Oct. 16 Orangefield


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Wicked Plants

Ever wonder what mysterious, weird and downright deadly botanicals may be creeping, unfurling and taking up residence in your neck of the woods? Amy Stewart, author of seven books including



Yays Over Nays in OFISD Election Saturday

Saturday’s TRE Results:  185 FOR vs. 73 Against   Saturday is the tax ratification election in the Orangefield School District. Early voting concluded Tuesday for the election. As of


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Fenton A. “Mac” McPherson

Fenton A. “Mac” McPherson, 82, of Orange, passed away on October 2, 2015, at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 7, 2015, at Claybar Funeral Home in