Happenings

BC Library Donates

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Stephanie Sonnier  (pictured on left) from Complete Staffing, is picking up the donations from K’Lynn Ess, children’s librarian. The donations were collected from generous patrons of the Bridge City Public Library and will be sent to the Girl’s Haven in Beaumont. The library is pleased with the response and thanks everyone who participated. ...

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State Rep Opens Office

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State Representative Dade Phelan officially opened his district office Monday in Mauriceville with a good crowd of local leaders to celebrate the opening of the office on Highway 62. Phelan a real estate developer in Beaumont is a Republican in District 21 of the Texas Legislature which includes Orange County. The ribbon cutting ceremony took ...

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LCM Class of 76

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The LCM Class of 1976 is hosting a “Remembering Rick Smith Re-Union” to honor and celebrate the life of Rick who passed away Oct 5th after losing his battle to cancer.  It will be held at the Capistrano Club in Orange. Saturday, October 17th from 6:30pm until 11:00pm. Former coaches, teammates, teachers, and all are welcome ...

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T2 Rodeo Arena Holds Ribbon Cutting

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The Chamber held a ribbon cutting for the T2 Tin Top Arena, located on Old Peveto Rd.  For more info click here       ...

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Check Presented

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Members of the Orange Peel Out Car Club presented a check for $5500 to Brian Avila and Erin Kennedy for medical expenses. The money was raised during their car show a few weeks ago. President Mary Murray and VP Mike Comeaux thank everyone that was involved in the event. ...

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Redfish Tournament Coming

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The Stark Culture Venues will be the major sponsor for the professional redfish tournament to be held in Orange April 7, 8, 9 and 10. A media conference was held earlier Tuesday afternoon at the Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce office to announce the Yellowfin Redfish Elite championship. It will be the first major ...

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New Business

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The Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Horizon Family Practice and Geriatrics.  Nurse Practitioners Laura Moore and Micca Riedel take great pride in knowing their patients and taking care of them for many years to come. Care visits, well woman visits, physicals,  chronic issues and joint pain are just ...

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Artist Creates Trees At Shangri La

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Blue glass bottles hang overhead like leaves from a tree. The sunlight turns the glass into sparkling jewels. The light also drives away “the haints.” For artist-welder Stephanie Dwyer, Southern bottle trees have driven away her demons. Dwyer spent weeks this spring in Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center constructing a quartet of 17-foot ...

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Byrd Lands In Orange Friday

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Hundreds of people came to hear country music star Tracy Byrd perform at the Orange Riverfront Pavilion. Byrd told the crowd he was worried about playing in Texas on a Friday night during football season. After the concert, fireworks filled the air. The event was postponed from the Bassmaster Elite tournament this past spring because ...

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Lions Intro New Game

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Orange Lions Club Charity Carnival Chairperson Rusty Honeycutt stands by the new game the Double High Striker (Bell Ringer). The High Striker has one one side for kids and one side for adults to hit the bell. The first week of the Carnival will open  Wednesday Sept.30th -Saturday Oct. 3rd with Kiddie Day on Oct. 3rd ...

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