Rain Holds Off, Butterflies Released


Shangri La held the annual Earth Day Ecofest Saturday and Entergy donated 1,500 butterflies for the release in the afternoon. The butterfly release starts with kids tossing out fresh orange slices so the sleeping, refrigerated butterflies can drink the juice when they are released from envelopes. Then the envelopes are passed out and everyone releases ...

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Stark Contest Finals On Sunday


Students, Residents Invited to Support Stark Reading Contest Finalists   The County Finals competition of the 113th Miriam Lutcher Stark Contest in Reading and Declamation will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Lutcher Theater, 707 Main, in Orange. Contestants in the two categories of Interpretive Reading or Declamation who won first ...

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OC Marriage Licenses April 17-21


Marriage License : Issued By The Office of Brandy Robertson, Orange County Clerk For the week of April 17,  2017 thru April 21, 2017   Mark J. Donald and Lauren A. Bynum Noah E. Paul and Alexis B. Williams Harold J. Benoit and Soundra J. Rivero John E. Dorn and Elisa A. Tounzen Jordan K. ...

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Follies Set For April 29



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Butterfly Release Tickets On Sale Now


Each year in April, Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center celebrates EarthDay with an Eco-Fest celebration and Butterfly Release. Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm is a day full of family fun that highlights sustainability and natural history. Local and regional organizations as well as businesses host booths that provide ...

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Guess Who


GUESS WHO? Send your guess here and label it “Guess Who”     Previous Guess Who Winner: James Broussard   Guess Who: Carol Pierce   Past Winners: Winner: Tony Hill  Guess Who: Tony Hill Winner: Darlean Sterling  Guess Who: Daniel “Corky” Champine Winner: Becky Snell  Guess Who: Gary Marks Winner : Marty Delano   Guess Who: Paul Cady ...

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Community Bulletin Board


 Check out the many events going on around the greater Orange area… – West Orange-Stark High School Class of 1987 announces their 30 year reunion!  If you were part of WOS Class of 1987, please join us Friday, July 28, 2017 and Saturday, July 29, 2017.  Registration is $125 for classmate plus one or $75 ...

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Town Hall Tuesday About Hospital District



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Depot Open House


             After three years of fundraising, the Friends of the Orange Depot are proud to bring to the city of Orange the beautifully renovated Southern Pacific Depot, circa 1902. On Sunday, May 7, 2-5PM, everyone is invited to bring their families and enjoy the Depot Open House.             Guided tours will begin at 2:00PM and ...

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GOALS Spelling Bee


GOALS SPELLING BEE April 21, 2017 Lamar State College Student Gym 11:30- 1:30   GOALS is once again getting ready for our biggest fundraiser of the year, our annual adult spelling bee, and we are looking for participants! A spelling team is made up of three people, and the entry fee is a $350 donation. ...

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