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KOGT/Granger Can Drive is Thursday!

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The 5th Annual KOGT / Granger Chevrolet Food Drive for the Salvation Army in Orange and Orange Christian Services is Thursday from 7am-9am at Granger Chevrolet on MacArthur Drive.  Drive thru service for your convenience!  Be a part of something good in Orange!  One can or a box full…we want to see you! ...

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Area Christmas Events

The Christmas season has arrived and Orange County has a sleigh-full of holiday activities ahead. Music, Santa Claus, lighted trees, music and cookies will abound. Some of the events are free and some have small fees. West Orange tree lighting is Monday at 6 p.m. at Seale-Alford Plaza. Traditional activities include County Judge Carl Thibodeaux ...

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Beautiful Trees

The polar vortex earlier in the month has turned Orange to orange, red, gold, deep purple and sienna. Trees that do not usually change in this region’s subtropical climate are putting on a show. “We’re seeing extra color now,” said Rick Lewandowski, director of Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center. Areas in the north ...

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Marriage Licenses

Marriage Licenses Issued By The Office of Karen Jo Vance, Orange County Clerk For the Week of November 24, 2014 through November 26, 2014. Blaine R. Caillier and Regina C. Toohey, Ed W. Granger and Carol D. Holmes, Juan L. Gomez Moreno and Maria L. Moreno Castaneda, Danny DeJohn and Vivian M. Kelly. Teddy J. ...

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Nurse Recognized

Peggy Claybar, of Orange, who works as a nurse at Christus St. Mary Hospital in Port Arthur, was recently honored with the Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses.  DAISY is an acronym for Diseases Attacking the Immune System. The Foundation was formed in November, 1999, by the family of J. Patrick Barnes who died at age ...

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The Trains are coming!

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Grace Lutheran Church, along with the Southeast Texas Model Railroad Club would like to invite you to National Model Railroad Open House at the church on Saturday November 29 and Sunday November 30. Times will be from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and Noon to 4 pm on Sunday. There will also be ...

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Thanksgiving closings

All non-emergency offices for Orange County and the cities of Orange, West Orange, Pinehurst, Bridge City and Vidor will be closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving. Vidor will be the only city with garbage service on Thursday. Garbage pickup schedules are: Orange: No pickup Thursday. Regular Thursday routes will be on Friday and Friday customers ...

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Playing Chicken

A Vidor man and a Mauriceville man are facing disorderly conduct charges after they used their vehicles to fight each other on Interstate 10 Friday. Orange police received five 911 calls about the two eastbound vehicles. Officer S.V. Ward reported the vehicles were first reported near FM 1442 about 1:15 p.m. The two vehicles continued ...

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Bluegrass Concert

The Kiwanis Club of Orange, Texas is proud to present “A Traditional Bluegrass Gospel Music Review” fundraiser featuring the Marksmen Quartet. The concert will be held Monday, December 15, 2014, at 7 p.m. at the LCM High School Auditorium. For more than thirty years The Marksmen Quartet has become one of the top bluegrass gospel ...

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Sheriffs Calls Nov. 19-25

Orange County Sheriff’s Office Calls Nov. 19-25   Criminal mischief to a motor vehicle, 5:29 a.m. Nov. 19, 8700 block Tulane Road in Orange. Disturbance, 9:38 p.m. Nov. 19, 7700 block Raintree Lane in Orange. Disturbance, 11:06 p.m. Nov. 19, 3800 block Brent Drive in Orange. Burglary of a habitation, 9:39 a.m. Nov. 20, 1200 ...

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