Terry James Comeaux

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Terry James Comeaux, 57, of Orange, Texas, died Monday, August 10, 2015, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, August 15, 2015, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City.  Officiating will be Bud Davis and the eulogy will be given by Joe Broussard. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens ...

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Police visit stores about gaming


Orange police have been going to some businesses to give letters explaining the Texas laws on gaming machines like 8-liners. Police Chief Lane Martin said the police department has received a few complaints about stores giving money for winning at the gaming machines. Gambling is illegal in Texas and is a Class A misdemeanor under ...

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OC Sheriffs Calls Aug. 4-10


Orange County Sheriff’s Office Calls August 4-10 Theft from motor vehicle, 12:44 a.m. August 5, 8000 block West Ashford Park in Orangefield. Aggravated assault, 1:58 a.m. August 5, 3100 block Timberlake Drive in Bridge City. Theft, 8:03 a.m. August 5, 6400 block FM 1006 in Orange. Burglary of a habitation, 11 a.m. August 5, 3100 ...

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Wires Down on Allie Payne


Just before 12 noon Thursday, a moving 18 wheeler pulled down these power lines on top of this truck on Allie Payne near the LCM Intermediate School.  Some residents in the area were left without power and the road was closed, but it has since re-opened. ...

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Volleyball Schedules


    2015 Vidor Volleyball Schedule   ...

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BCISD Athletics Hall of Honor


In its ongoing effort to honor and celebrate its rich tradition of success, the Bridge City Athletic Department is proud to announce the formal organization of the BRIDGE CITY ISD ATHLETICS HALL OF HONOR. BCISD Athletic Director Richard Briggs shared that “The Bridge City Athletic Department is pleased to announce the formation of this Hall ...

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Texas Hunting, Fishing Licenses Go on Sale Saturday


2015-16 Texas Hunting, Fishing Licenses Go on Sale Saturday Sportsmen gearing up for the upcoming fall hunting seasons are reminded to renew their licenses for 2015-16, available starting Saturday, August 15. The current year Texas hunting and fishing licenses (except year-to-date fishing licenses) will expire Aug. 31. Every year, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department ...

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Swing Bridge Opening Soon


A ribbon cutting ceremony is scheduled for Friday morning, August 14, at 8:00 in Bridge City to celebrate the completion of construction on the swing bridge for Texas Highway 87 over Cow Bayou. Sarah Dupre with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) said the reconstruction project of the historical swing bridge began in January of ...

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Heels Steal Soles, Crack Turned In


Heels steal soles The Horseman Store’s ‘shoe mobile’ is missing soles. Orange Police Officer M.T. Roush reported that 16 pairs of work boots worth $2,145 were stolen sometime between Friday and Saturday. Store personnel called police Tuesday afternoon to report the theft. Officer Roush said the shoe mobile is a box trailer that was modified ...

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Mathilda Wright

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Matilda Wright, 93, of Orange, Texas, passed away on August 11, 2015. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00am, Friday, August 14, 2015, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Orange. Officiating will be Father Sinclair Oubre. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery in Orange. Visitation will be from 5:00pm-8:00pm, ...

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