Rose Training


The OC Master Gardeners Assoc.  will be having a rose training session on Saturday, Feb. 3 from 8:30 – 11:30 at Cormier Park, 8235 FM 1442 in Orangefield. Cost is $15 which includes materials and 2 cuttings of your choice from our rose collection. Additional cuttings may be purchased. To enroll go to Orange.agrilife.org and click ...

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Book Signing Scheduled For Jan. 27


The Stark Museum of Art is hosting a reception and book signing for the new exhibit Long Shadow: The Lutcher-Stark Lumber Dynasty, Saturday January 27 from 1:00-4:00 pm.   The exhibition features historic photographs and documents from the Eunice R. Benckenstein Library & Archive. “The exhibit grew out of the recent publication of the same ...

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OC Marriage Licenses Jan. 2-5


Marriage License: Issued By The Office of Brandy Robertson, Orange County Clerk For the Week of January 2, 2018 thru January 5, 2018     Lewis L. Norris and Madison L. Driskell Kolby C. Gengo and Alana J. Norsworthy Dillon G. Trahan and Gabrielle N. Kespelher Billy W. Jones, Sr. and Eva S. Thompson Clarence ...

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Hutchison to present at Leadership Conference


Kent Hutchison, formerly of Orangefield, is returning to Southeast Texas on Thursday, January 11, 2018, to keynote with the Leadership Beaumont program at the Beaumont Independent School District Thomas Educational Support Center in Beaumont.  Hutchison is a founding partner with the C.J. Baxter Group, an employee development consulting firm based in Nacogdoches. His topic, titled ...

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The Cure Starts Now Looking For Donations


As  2017 ends, nearly 16,000 children have been diagnosed with some form of cancer. That’s approximately 43 children every day and one child every two minutes. That is heartbreaking and unacceptable. Cristy Burnett Smith (below) never thought she would be one of those “cancer parents.” But she became one after her son, Corbin, was diagnosed ...

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Mobile Home Auction Saturday


Mobile Home Auction Saturday, January 6th starting at 9am. Preview is Friday, January 5th from 9am to 4pm. Location is Burton Coliseum (7001 Gulf Hwy) in Lake Charles, La. 70607. Online bidding is available. Online catalog available. Pederson & Pederson Auction will be selling 90 mobile homes and they will be 8, 12 & 14′ wide ...

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AgriLife Classes begin in 2018


The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension in Orange County is starting up their programs in the new year.  They will all be located in the extension office at 11475 FM 1442, Orange, TX 77630.    These programs are:   Free Do Well Be Well with Diabetes classes:  Join us in learning how to prevent and control ...

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OC Marriage Licenses Dec. 27-29


Marriage License: Issued By The Office of Brandy Robertson, Orange County Clerk For the Week of December 27, 2017 thru December 29, 2017   Christopher S. George and Amber N. Garrett Jerry R. Daws and Jennifer K. Cornelison Michael A. LeGault and Lisa G. Jackson Jason R. Donahue and April L. Potter Brent J. Boyd ...

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Phelan Champion For Boys & Girls Club


The Texas Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs has selected Representative Dade Phelan as one of its State Alliance Legislative Champions for the 85th Legislative session for his support of Texas Boys & Girls Clubs. Texas Alliance Executive Director, Michael Willard, in recognizing Representative Phelan, said that as a member of the Texas House Appropriations ...

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IP Awards Grants After Harvey


International Paper Orange Container board Mill has awarded $50,000 in foundation grants to local community organizations. Grants were awarded by the IP Foundation in Memphis, Tenn. “We feel privileged to be able to assist our local non-profits and organizations in their efforts to serve this community,” said Ed Barr, Mill Manager. “We look forward to ...

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