Bears Dismantle the Indians


LCM     14       20       14       7-        55 CLEV   6          0          0        0-        6 Homecoming wins are always sweet, district wins are strategic, and wins by seven touchdowns are special. Friday night the Little Cypress-Mauriceville Bears got all three in a 55-6 victory over the Cleveland Indians at Battlin’ Bear Stadium. Little Cypress-Mauriceville (3-4, 2-1) used a three-headed ...

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LCM Homecoming/Parade


Little Cypress-Mauriceville seniors, Sydney Pierce and Jeffrey Holland were named Homecoming Queen and King during pre-game ceremonies on Friday night. Sydney is the daughter of Leslie and Jason Pierce and Jeffrey is the son of Vicky Holland and Jeff Holland.             ...

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Marriage Licenses Oct. 5-9


Marriage License: Issued By The Office of Brandy Robertson, Orange County Clerk For the Week of October 5, 2015 thru October 9, 2015 Cody A. Domingue and Gina R. Broussard James C. Rogers, III and Ashley R. Pound Tyler A. Hyde and Jenna L. Angelle Andrew C. Sonnier and Elisa A. Evans David R. Hare ...

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Orange Man Indicted For Drug Trafficking

Grover Roberts

A 59-year-old Orange man has been indicted on federal drug trafficking charges in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales in a press release after a raid at his home at 1412 Hart Street. Grover Lee Roberts was indicted on Oct. 7, 2015 and charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute crack ...

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St. Mary’s Receives Rosaries

Rosary Donation

St. Mary Catholic School received 60 homemade rosaries from Mabel Landry who is 90 years old from Jennings, Louisiana. Mrs. Landry received word that St. Mary Catholic School held a children’s rosary which is led by children only every Friday morning before school. This rosary is guided by Dayle Gunn Weatherford. Each student leads a ...

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Cards at Jasper on KOGT

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Having won their opening game of district two weeks ago the Bridge City Cardinals used last week’s bye to heal from the tough first half of the season. Coach Dwayne DuBois says the Cardinals also used the time to get ready for the Jasper Bulldogs who seemed to have turned their season around with the ...

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Velma C. Williams

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Velma C. Williams, age 67, was born November 21, 1947 in Wellington, Texas and passed away October 2, 2015 in Beaumont, Texas. She is survived by her children; LaDana Graffagnino and husband, Mike of Nederland, Texas, Gerald Bradley Tice of Orange, Texas, Audrey Wright and husband, Herman of Lumberton, Texas and Susie Denton of Nederland, ...

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Dennis Earl Grimsley

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Dennis Earl Grimsley, 56, of Starks, Louisiana passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital in Sulphur. Born on July 23, 1959 in Alexandria, Louisiana, he lived in Starks for a time and had also lived in Deweyville and Beaumont and he worked as a musician. Dennis was of the Baptist faith ...

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Orange Police Reports


This hasn’t been a good week for workers at the Invista plant on FM 1006. Three people in the plant’s parking lot had windows broken in their cars and items stolen sometimes Tuesday night. The break-ins were reported to Orange police at 5 a.m. Wednesday. On Monday, Invista’s management announced that at least 75 employees ...

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Sales Tax Reports


Local entities with sales taxes are receiving their checks from the Texas Comptroller for collections covering August and the back-to-school sales. Statewide, the comptroller’s office collected $616 million, a 4.6 percent increase from the same month last year. The local amounts are: Orange County: $366,236 for the month; $4.3 million for the year. Bridge City: ...

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