Evelyn Congetta Nichols


Evelyn Congetta Nichols, 86, of Orange, Texas, passed on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Funeral services, under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home, will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at  St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, in Orange, Texas. Father Sinclair will be officiating. A visitation for family and friends will ...

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Volleyball Results For Friday


LCM defeated Orangefield in three. Bridge City beat WOS in three Deweyville won in three straight over High Island. Brooke Smith 16 kills, Kayla McNeil 5 kills, Madyson Berry 14 assist and 4 aces, and Abby Thames had 10 digs. Hamshire-Fannett lost to Silsbee. ...

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Early Voting Begins Monday


Early voting for the seven proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution will begin Monday. The election will be November 7. The voting sites will be the Orange Public Library, 220 North Fifth Street; Bridge City Public Works Department, 220 Nitsche; Mauriceville Volunteer Fire Department, 10691 North Highway 62; and Vidor ISD Administration Building, 120 East ...

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Stark Foundation Presents Check to OFISD


The Stark Foundation recently presented Orangefield Independent School District with a $25,000 check for Hurricane Harvey relief. Clyde “Tad” Mckee, CEO of the Stark Foundation, presented school board president, Dr. Ronald Risinger with the funds. This money is allocated to replace instructional materials lost by classroom teachers due to flooding. Orangefield ISD is thrilled to ...

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Mustangs Hosts Hawks


No surprise last week as the West Orange-Stark Mustangs won their opening district game convincingly over Hamshire-Fannett, 57-7.  A bit of bad news is starting strong safety Teshaun Teel bruised his MCL and will be out a couple of weeks for the Mustangs. This Friday night the Mustangs play Hardin-Jefferson.  Coach Cornel Thompson said the ...

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Disaster Recovery Center Locations


FEMA Disaster Recovery Center Locations (as of 10-20-17)   Orange County Convention and Expo Center 11475 FM 1442 Monday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Saturday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Sunday: ...

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Remains Found Behind Shopping Center


The Orange County Sheriff’s Office has found the remains of a missing person in a wooded area behind the old MacArthur Shopping Center, which is being demolished. Detective Captain Cliff Hargrave said the department received information Monday about a missing person and went to the site. He said the person has been missing less than ...

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Magnolia ISD Adopts LCM District


Magnolia ISD and the Magnolia community are raising funds to support a small district in Orange, TX, Little Cypress-Mauriceville CISD (LCM), who was severely impacted by Hurricane Harvey. At the Magnolia West (5-0) vs. Magnolia High (4-1) halftime show on Friday, October 20, the district and the community will be honoring all of those who ...

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Darrell Wayne Terry


Darrell Wayne Terry, 67, of Orange, Texas, passed away on October 14, 2017, at his home.   Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 21, 2017, at 9th and Elm Church of Christ in Orange. Officiating will be Freddy Anderson and Ben Terry. A reception will follow the service to celebrate his life ...

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Joseph Curtis Sonnier


Joseph Curtis Sonnier, age 88, of Orange, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Services, under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home, will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, October 20, 2017, at Dorman Funeral Home, in Orange, Texas, with Pastor Bell officiating. Rite of Committal and Interment will immediately follow at Forest ...

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