Happenings

Orange County Retired Teachers

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The May meeting of the Orange County Retired Teachers Association will be held on Monday, May 9, 2016 at 10:30 am at Wesley United Methodist Church, 401 37th Street, Orange, TX. President Harvey Wilson will share with the group information from the 2016 Spring TRTA Convention. Carolyn Williams and Glenda Dixon will conduct the Installation ...

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Club Donates To Stay & Play

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The Orange Rotary Club is honored to present $3,000 to the LCI Stay and Play program to help fund a portion of the playground equipment needed for the children.  Rotary International’s motto is “Service Above Self” and the members of the Orange Rotary Club strive to look for opportunities to serve our community. Earlier this ...

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Judice Coordinating Orange CVB

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Brandy Judice joined the City of Orange as the new coordinator for the Orange Convention & Visitor’s Bureau (CVB) effective December of 2015. Judice’s previous work experience includes 10 years as Advertising Assistant at the Market Basket Corporate Office. In the 4 months of Judice’s employment with the City of Orange, she has coordinated three ...

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McKinney Re-Elected Lt. Governor

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A Kiwanis Trustee/Lieutenant Governor Meeting was held on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at 11:30 A.M. at the Sunset Grove Country Club. Pictured are Division 10 Lieutenant Governor Karen McKinney of the Orange Golden K, Katie Fusilier Rather and Lacey LeMoine, President and President-Elect, respectively, of the Kiwanis Club of Orange. ...

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AAUW Family of the Year

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The Orange Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) presented its 22nd Annual Library Family of the Year Award to Janice and Russell Simmons at a ceremony at the Orange Public Library on April 23, 2016. The award recognizes a family each year that makes frequent use of the resources offered by the ...

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Depot Groundbreaking

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More than 100 people attended the ground-breaking ceremony to begin the restoration of the old Southern Pacific Railroad Depot in downtown Orange Saturday. The Friends of the Orange Depot under founder Carrie Joiner Woliver, an Orange native, raised $600,000 for the restoration. The depot was opened about 110 years ago as a place for passengers, ...

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Marriage Licenses Apr. 18-22

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Marriage License : Issued For the Week of April 18, 2016 thru April 22, 2016 by The Office of Brandy Robertson, Orange County Clerk     Brady P. Renard and Jillian M. Corder Jamie A. Trotter and Cynthia L. Morgan Simon D. Anderson, Jr. and Shelby J. Anderson John-Mark M. Moore and Brittni J. Walker ...

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Local Clubs Donate To Deweyville

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ORANGE LIONS CLUB Lions District 2-S1 presented a $2000 donation Monday April 21st to the Deweyville Elementary School Library Fund. District Governor Ed Stiles (center) presented the donation to Elementary Principle Ms. Lejuan Addison. The Elementary Library was destroyed by recent floods. The funds were made available by the Texas Lions Foundation. In addition, Orange ...

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OC 4H Brings Home Ribbons

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Orange County 4-H Judging team brought home the ribbons, plaques, and certificates at the Southeast District 4-H Judging Contest held April 16th at College Station Overall High Point – Sierra Hutchison 3rd, Justin Gardner 4th, Travis Rollins 5th and Sawyer Gardner 6th. Halter Division – Justin Gardner 2nd and Travis Rollins 3rd. Performance-Sawyer Gardner 3rd. ...

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CASA Candlelight Vigil

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C.A.S.A.  (Court Appointed Child Advocates) would like to invite all of Orange County to the Candlelight Vigil on April 25, 2016 at 7:15 p.m. to raise awareness about Child Abuse and neglect.   They will have a local choir singing. Boy Scouts of America will be there.  C.A.S.A. will read the Proclamation for Child Abuse Awareness ...

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