Jeep Parade Added To Mardi Gras Weekend


Mardi Gras weekend in downtown Orange will now start on Friday, Feb. 2 with a Jeep Parade.  Decorate them and show them off!  The parade starts at 6pm with lineup at 5pm.  Call the Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce for more information at 883-3536.  Application can be found below. Application ...

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Duc Minh Nguyen


Duc Minh Nguyen, 64, of Orange, Texas, passed away on January 19, 2018, in Orange.   Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at St. Henry Catholic Church in Bridge City. Officiating will be Reverend Steven Leger and Reverend Khue Bui. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Orange.   Visitation ...

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Roxie M. Tager


Roxie M. Tager, age 78 of Orange, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 in Beaumont, Texas. Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at North Orange Pentecostal Church with Pastor Chris Bankard officiating. Interment will follow at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 5:00 PM to ...

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James Robert (Bob) Roach


James Robert (Bob) Roach, age 90, went to be with our Lord on January 18, 2018 in Lufkin, Texas.   Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.  Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service. Officiating will be Pastor Johnny Lee of Johnstown, Colorado. ...

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Friday Basketball Scores


  Silsbee took the early Friday night and never trailed.  The Silsbee Tigers defeated the Little Cypress-Mauriceville Bears 75-56 at The Grove on the LC-M High School campus. The victory keeps the Tigers undefeated 3-0 in District 22-4A.  The Bears suffered their first loss in district dropping to 2-1. Devon McCain got the Tigers rolling ...

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Freeze Kept Plumbers Busy This Week


Long periods of freezing temperatures can end up a nightmare for people who discover water gushing from broken pipes and for the people answering the phones at a plumbing company. Plumbing companies have been handling 50 to 75 calls each for help fixing broken pipes. Water freezes into ice, which expands enough to crack or ...

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OC Marriage Licenses Jan. 17-19


Marriage License : Issued By The office of Brandy Robertson, Orange County Clerk For the Week of January 17 , 2018 Thru January 19, 2018   Steven B. Hamilton and Tiffany L. McKnight Dustin C. Sims and Katie D. Lippon Leon J. Emmanuel and Nicolette Hawley Lucan M. Lawson and Maygan E. Crosslin Forest L. ...

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Sue Halliburton


Sue Halliburton, loving wife, mother and Suzie, best friend and passionate teacher of “nouns and verbs” left this earth early Thursday after a fierce month-long fight against a variety of medical nastiness. In the end, she spent her last important moments Thursday morning with her three children. No family could be closer.   Her life ...

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Commissioners Vote On Mannings Replacement


A candidate and their salary has been approved to fill the position of legal counsel for the Commissioners Court.  County Attorney John Kimbrough submitted the name of a candidate for the Commissioners Court’s consideration at its meeting Friday with a suggested beginning salary for a P-3 with 15-years of experience which would be $96,366 a ...

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Pizza Man Robbed On Burton


A pizza delivery man was robbed at gunpoint Thursday night at the James Zay Roberts apartments, 610 Burton Avenue. However, the delivery man refused to hand over his money. Orange Detective Captain Robert Enmon said the delivery man dropped the pizza and left.  He called police at 8:48 p.m. from the business, Papa John’s Pizza ...

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