Alexus Wins Fan Vote

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Congratulations to Bridge City’s Alexus Henry and Brendon Rivera of Edinburg for winning the fan vote for the Texas Field Athletes of the Year! Henry was the 4A girls state high jump winner setting the new record jumping 5’10.5″. Rivera was the 5A boys high jump champ clearing 6’9″. The girls poll was a close race ...

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TxDOT Announces Lane Closures


ORANGE – Expect sections of the outside, westbound lane of IH 10 from the state line to Adams Bayou to be closed Sunday night-Thursday night, 7pm-6am, for shoulder reconstruction. NEWTON COUNTY – Crews will be working along SH 63 on bridge approach repairs from the Jasper/Newton County line to Burkeville August 24-31, 7am-8pm. Expect one ...

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Marriage Licenses Aug. 17-21


Marriage License: Issued By The Office of Brandy Robertson, Orange County Clerk For the Week of August 17, 2015 thru August 21, 2015   Lance E. Molina and Yesenia M. Araiz Jeffery M. Busby and Jillian E. Slone Matthew D. Manley and Lindsey D. Lewis Derrick R. Dees and Keisha L. Mizell Dayton W. Greer ...

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Bennett Wayne Vincent

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Bennett Wayne Vincent of Bridge City, Texas was born silent into this world on August 19, 2015, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, weighing 6lbs 5oz and 21 inches long. A graveside service will be held at 11:00am, Monday, August 24, 2015, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Orange. Reverend Honey Staudenmier, family friend, will officiate. ...

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Donna Theriot

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Donna Theriot, 67, of Orange, passed away on August 20, 2015, in Orange. Born in Kinston, North Carolina, on August 5, 1948, she was the daughter of Harvey Flowers and Margaret Koonce. Donna really loved working on crossword puzzles. She had several jobs throughout her life including working at Levingston Shipyard, BF Goodrich, Orange County ...

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Edward Bolen Rutland, Jr.,

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Edward Bolen Rutland, Jr., 71, of Warren, Texas passed away on Friday, August 21, 2015 surrounded by his loving family. Edward was born on September 15, 1943 in Charleston, South Carolina to parents, Margaret Sue (Smith) and Edward Bolen Rutland Sr. He had lived in the Warren area since 1979, prior in Port Neches. Edward ...

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Final Scrimmages Held Thursday


WOS, Bridge City and Vidor scrimmaged at Vidor Junior High Orangefield traveled to LCM   KOGT Photo Gallery     ...

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Crash Stalls Traffic on Interstate 10


Afternoon Crash Stalls Traffic on Interstate 10 Traffic was stalled about 2 p.m. Thursday after a crash on Interstate 10 westbound near Highway 62. The Texas Department of Public Safety reported that a Dodge pickup truck was traveling westbound on the interstate in the inside lane. The driver moved to the outside lane but did ...

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Auto-Bike Accident


A bicyclist was taken by ambulance to Southeast Texas Medical Center in Port Arthur after he was hit by a car about 6:30 Tuesday morning on Strickland Drive. Orange Police Officer Robert Ashworth reported that 28-year-old Brandon Alleman of Orange sustained non-incapacitating injuries. Alleman was riding a bike on 37th Street and was hit by ...

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Thursday Volleyball


Area teams in tournament action Thursday and Saturday. BC lost to Elsik 2-1; lost to LaPorte 2-0; and lost to Texas City 2-0. LCM beat Brazosport and lost to Huntsville and Brazosport Deweyville lost to Ozen 29-27, 26-24. ...

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