Happenings

Lutcher Service Guild Seeks New Volunteers

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As the Lutcher Theater prepares for the 2015-16 Season, the Lutcher Theater Service Guild is seeking individuals interested in volunteering their time and talents to help promote and support the arts and the Lutcher in our community. This season’s membership drive is to be held Thursday, August 6th, from 5:30-7:00 pm on the Lutcher Theater ...

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Retirement Past Due For Will

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Thursday was Sue Will’s last day of drawing a paycheck for working at the Orange Public Library. After 20 years on the job, she retired. However, she’ll be back, she told a group gathered for an afternoon reception. She said she plans to come and volunteer at the library. Will retired to spend more time ...

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Whataburger Raises Money for MDA

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Dylan Hall was the guest of honor Wednesday as Whataburger stores in Orange County raised thousands of dollars for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.  The Texas chain donated 25% of proceeds from sales between 5-8pm to MDA.  Hall lives in Bridge City after moving from Dayton.  Many people, including Whataguy, came by to talk and take ...

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OF Ag Gets Check

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DuPont Sabine River Works employee Danny Odom the recipient of the DuPont Volunteer Award presents a check for $1,000.00 to Orangefield High School Agriculture Teacher Mr. Chad Jenkins.   ...

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Richard CD Has Local Flavor

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Chad Richard can vocalize the soul in an Otis Redding song or pick a guitar tune like a Hill Country Texan. But his best comes out in original lyrics and music that go back to the tradition of the singing storyteller. He’s put everything together in an album that has roots in Orange County, his ...

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Three Receive Degree

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Danny Odom, Vicki Odom and Bo Henley (in suit) received the highest degree of honorary membership which can be bestowed at the state level by the Texas FFA Association,  The” Honorary Lone Star FFA Degree”. This prestigious award was presented at the 87th Texas FFA Convention in Corpus Christi Friday, July 17, 2015.  They were  among a ...

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UW Gets Check

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Invista presents corporate check to Linn Cardner of United Way in the amount of $15,000.  Back Row (L to R): Angela Baker and Doug Speers–Plant Manager of Invista. Front Row (L to R) Mary Lou Klinkhammer, Linn Cardner–Executive Director of United Way, and George Russell. ...

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Sweet Dreams Do Come True

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  In August of 2014 expanding an already successful home business was the last thing on Cheri Walston’s mind.   She was recovering from Triple Bypass heart surgery and hoping to be able to continue her impressive list of current repeat customers. Fast forward life six months later…As fate would have it a local business owner ...

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VFW Changes

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The Ladies Auxiliary to Orange VFW Post 2775 voted at their last meeting to meet the fourth Monday of every month at 7 pm at the VFW Hall Meeting Room, beginning with August 24, 2015.  There will no longer be twice a month meetings. The July 6th and 20th meetings have been cancelled.  The Auxiliary ...

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Orange Lions Officers

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  The Orange Lions Club held their installation and awards night Monday. Pictured  L. to R. is Dan Mohon, Butch Campbell (both received Lion of the Year award) and Bill Smith (received Melvin Jones Fellow Award.) Officers installed are Sandra Williams (third Vice President), Chris Gunstream (second Vice President and received Rookie of the Year ...

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