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MV Elementary collects for needy

Mauriceville Elementary Student Council held their annual Purple Santa Fundraiser.  Through donations from MVE students, they purchased gifts for needy children in the Mauriceville area.  According to student council sponsor, Mary Kay Berndt, “We would like to thank everyone that donated not only money, but also their time, in making this a successful fundraiser again ...

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OF Winter Formal

  Saturday night the 2014 OHS Winter Formal King and Queen were crowned. Pictured is King, Chase Slaughter, and Queen, Kristen Blanke. The Bobcats, like most area schools, will have an Early Release Day Friday for the start of the Christmas Break.   ...

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Shooting in Roselawn

On Friday, December 12, at 8:57PM Officer of the Orange Police Department responded to a disturbance with shots fired at 3733 Ridgemont Dr.  Upon arrival Officers discovered a male, with gunshot wounds, deceased in the front yard. They also discovered another male at the residence suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Currently the investigation has revealed ...

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Lynwood Sanders

 Longtime local attorney Lynwood Sanders died Friday. He was the president and general counsel for Sabine Title Company and specialized in real estate law. Sanders graduated from LSU law school in 1957 and the moved to Orange where he began his career in real estate law. His downtown law office complex has been one of ...

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Marriage Licenses December 8, 2014 through December 12, 2014

 Marriage Licenses Issued By The Office of Karen Jo Vance, Orange County Clerk For the Week of December 8, 2014 through December 12, 2014. David L. Erway and Carey D. Bailey, Vincent L. Smith and Virgie M. Nixon, Daniel K. Williamson and Danielle S. Decker, John T. Smith and Madelyn M. Benoit, Joseph W. Dougharty ...

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Two Orangeites Indicted

 Two Orange residents were among five people pleading guilty to federal counterfeiting charges in connection with counterfeit checks that were cashed for more than $110,000. Four of the people pleaded guilty to conspiracy to counterfeit business checks today before U.S. Magistrate Judge Keith F. Giblin. The four are 31-year-old Sonja DeAnn Lee of Orange, 36-year-old ...

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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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