Kiwanis Donates to Stay and Play

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The expansion of a playground designed for special needs students at Little Cypress Intermediate recently got a $600 boost from the Kiwanis Club of Orange, Texas. The Stay and Play Recreational Area, the first fully inclusive playground in the area, is currently a 40×40 foot area for both safety and comfort of special needs students. ...

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Lions Carnival Dates Announced


Dates for the Annual Orange Lions Club Carnival this year are Sept 30- Oct 3, and Oct. 7-10.  Rusty Honeycutt is the Carnival Chairman. ...

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Byrd Inducted Into Texas HOF

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Tracy Byrd is the newest member of the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame.  The induction ceremony took place at the Civic Center in Carthage on Saturday which included a concert.  His career spans over two decades, including 30 chart-reaching singles and nine albums, four of which were certified Gold and one Double Platinum. The ...

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2015 OCARC Fishing Results


 Speckled Trout John Lewis, 6.21 Jake Jordan, 5.07 Ronald Sasser, 3.79  Redfish Alex Jackson, 7.16 Phillip McCullough, 7.15 Jordan Briley, 7.09  Flounder Jim Foster, 2.65 Wendy Parkhurst, 2.60 Jay Delk, 2.10 Bass Matthew Prayne, 3.72 Erica Wright, 3.23 Kevin Blanchard, 2.76  Sarge’s Catfish Eddie Williams, 23.99 Jagger McCollum 9.06 Matthew Prayne, 6.41  Croaker Nolan Haney, ...

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Have Plastic Bags?


  Have Plastic Bags? Want to learn to make a mat/rug to use at home or the outdoors? Adults join us in learning how to make Braided Rugs from Plastic Bags. Gather up all those leftover plastic bags along with a 8mm or any large crochet hook and bring with you on Saturday, August 29, ...

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Stringer Recipient


Triston Stringer was named the Orange Community Player scholarship recipient for 2015.  Here he is shown with OCP Board Vice President Paul Burch and Board Member Evita Kemmer. ...

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Lutcher Service Guild Seeks New Volunteers


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


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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