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C.J. Callahan

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C.J. Callahan, 90, of Orange, Texas, passed away on August 1, 2015, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm, Tuesday, August 4, 2015, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Burial will follow at Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery in West Orange, Texas.                                           Visitation will be from 5:00pm-8:00pm, Monday, August 3, 2015 at Claybar ...

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Jimmy David Nelams

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Jimmy David Nelams, 68, of Orange, passed away on July 29, 2015, at Baptist Hospital in Orange. He was born in Port Acres, Texas, on November 17, 1946, to Hollis Nelams and Mae Ledoux Nelams. Jimmy is survived by his companion, Beth Oliver.   A memorial service will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, August 3, 2015, ...

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Orange Built Glomar Challenger

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As the United States was pushing a space program to get to the moon, a lesser known project was pursued to study the core of the ocean floor. The information gathered by the Ocean Drilling Project proved the tectonic plate and continental drift theories of geology. The core samples gathered in the exploration are still ...

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Motorcycle Wreck

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A man lost control of his motorcycle Saturday afternoon around 5pm as he was turning from Sunset to 16th St. in Orange and laid it down.  Fortunately he was not struck by another car.  Although he was standing on his own when Acadian ambulance arrived, he was transported to the hospital for observation. ...

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2015 OCARC Fishing Results


 Speckled Trout John Lewis, 6.21 Jake Jordan, 5.07 Ronald Sasser, 3.79  Redfish Alex Jackson, 7.16 Phillip McCullough, 7.15 Jordan Briley, 7.09  Flounder Jim Foster, 2.65 Wendy Parkhurst, 2.60 Jay Delk, 2.10 Bass Matthew Prayne, 3.72 Erica Wright, 3.23 Kevin Blanchard, 2.76  Sarge’s Catfish Eddie Williams, 23.99 Jagger McCollum 9.06 Matthew Prayne, 6.41  Croaker Nolan Haney, ...

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Honey Bears Go Camping

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The Little Cypress – Mauriceville Honey Bears Drill Team attended a ‘home camp’ last week to learn choreography for their field routines for the upcoming 2015 football season. The Honey Bears hosted two fantastic choreographers from the Academy of Performing Arts in Magnolia, Texas for the camp. The girls honed their skills in a daily ...

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OF Music Boosters

Orangefield Music Boosters will be having link sale at Super WalMart in Orange on August 8, 2015 from 10-4- please come out and support your local band of bands! The kids are trying to raise money for a bigger trailer for instruments. ...

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Warren J. Landry, Sr

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Warren J. Landry, Sr., 80, of Orange, passed away on July 31, 2015, at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, August 3, 2015, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Orange. Officiating will be Father Joseph P. Daleo. Entombment will follow at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be from ...

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OFD Fights Fire on First

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Shortly before midnight on July 31, OFD responded to a structure fire in the 1200 block of 1st street. The home was occupied by a family of three, 2 adults and 1 child. After interviewing the home owner it was determined the fire was accidentally set due to a candle being knocked over. One bedroom and ...

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