Teen Arrested For Shooting At Police


A teenager has been arrested and charged with felony deadly conduct in connection with shots fired at two undercover sheriff’s deputies in an unmarked car. The shooting was the night of June 12 in the Roselawn subdivision. Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace Herschel Stagner has set a $150,000 bond against 19-year-old Deontae Dexavier Lee ...

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Patsy Ann (Longron) Lovelace


  Patsy Ann (Longron) Lovelace, 76, of Orange, Texas, passed away at her home on Sunday, June 18, 2017.  Funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, June 23, 2017, at Dorman Funeral Home; Pastor Tony Story officiating.  Rite of Committal and Interment will immediately follow the funeral service at Autumn Oaks Memorial ...

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Nita Williams


The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Nita Williams, 68, of Orange, will be Saturday, June 24th , 2017, 11am, at Progressive C.O.G.I.C. in Oberlin, LA. Rites of Christian Burial will follow in St. John Community Cemetery in Oberlin under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home. She died June 17, 2017 at her sister’s residence. A ...

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Landry Leaving WOS


After six seasons Shea Landry is leaving West Orange-Stark as the head baseball coach to join the Bridge City Cardinals as an assistant baseball and football coach. “Right now this is the best move for me and my family,” Landry said.  “I have a lot of memorable moments at WOS and I’ll miss working with ...

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OPD Weekend Reports


Orange police are investigating a stabbing that happened after three this afternoon. A clerk at the Cypress Plaza convenience store at the corner of 16th Street and Park Avenue said a man came inside bleeding with a stab wound to his upper arm. He had been stabbed at another location. An ambulance and police came. ...

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Possible Tropical Storm Targeting La.


The National Hurricane Center has issued a tropical storm watch for High Island, TX to Intracoastal City, LA. A tropical storm warning is in effect from Intracoastal City eastward. Potential Tropical Cyclone 3 should become a tropical storm within the next 12 to 24 hours, before it makes landfall Wednesday or early Thursday on the ...

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Jean Duplantis


Jean Duplantis, 83, of Bridge City, Texas, passed away on June 17, 2017, in Orange, Texas.   Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 23, 2017, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City. Officiating will be Reverend Randy Branch, of Wesley United Methodist Church in Orange. Burial will be held at 2:00 ...

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Tournament And Festival A Good Time


Good food, good music and a good turnout usually make for a good time and that was the case at the Bassmaster Open Tournament hosted by the Greater Orange Chamber of Commerce.  The experience of hosting past tournaments showed as all the bases were covered.  Almost 400 fishermen and many of their families visited the area ...

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OC Marriage Licenses June 12-16


Marriage License: Issued By The Office of Brandy Robertson, Orange County Clerk For the week of June 12, 2017 thru June 16, 2017   John D. Reynolds and Bridgett L. Campbell Donnie H. Pollett, Jr and Angelica V. Cervantez Jace E. Kelly and Jaylin S. Jackson Van E. Wade and Laura L. Adams Karl L. ...

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Gladys Eva Young Hall


Gladys Eva Young Hall, 97, of Orange, passed away on June 16, 2017, at her home in Orange. Funeral services will be 10:00 AM, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at Little Cypress Baptist Church in Orange. Officiating will be Reverend David Turner. Burial will follow at Parish Cemetery in Orange. Visitation will be from 5:00 PM ...

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