ORANGE — The Orange County Drainage District held an open house, dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony at its new administration building recently. The county’s three Chambers of Commerce, Bridge City, Vidor and the Greater Orange Area united together with each of their three ribbons being cut simultaneously during the ribbon cutting ceremony. The ribbon cutting took place in the new Boardroom with the five elected Board of Directors, Bill Dixon, Karl Stephenson, President Brent Peveto, Jimmy Scales, J.B. Arrington and General Manager Mark Stephenson excitedly sharing in the festivities. Tours of the building were given as well as a short history of how the new building came into being.
Multiple Grammy Winner, Bill Gaither and Gaither Vocal Band heads to Beaumont
Multi-Grammy Award-winner Bill Gaither will host a spectacular evening of music, laughter and encouragement featuring the world class talent of the Gaither Vocal Band, Friday, August 1 at the Ford Park Arena in Beaumont.
Dance conference to be held July 19
Mt. Olive Baptist Church and M.B.S. Dance Company presents the “Something To Dance About” Dance Conference.
Ribbon cutting scheduled for train depot
Bridge City, Greater Orange Area and Bridge City Chamber of Commerce join together for a ribbon cutting for the Southern Pacific Depot 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 19 at the corner of Green Avenue and 11th Street in Orange.
Battle of Calcasie Pass 150th anniversary ceremony this Saturday
The Sons of Confederate Veterans (SCV) Camp 1390 will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Calcasieu Pass from 10 a.m, to noon, Saturday, May 10 at the Cameron Court House, 119 Smith Circle.
Spindletop Center to host Southeast Texas Mental Health Fair
One in four to one in five persons will experience mental health issues in a given year according to Public Relations/Marketing Spindletop Center Janna Fulbright.
GOACC golf tournament a driving hit
The Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual golf tournament fundraiser Monday at Sunset Grove Country Club in Orange.
“Free Comic Book Day” a success
“Free Comic Book Day” was a big success at Lyons Den Comic and Game Store in Vidor this past Saturday, as hundreds of people filed through the store for free comic books and special sales.
Area Calendar 5.7.14
Events in the area for the week starting May 7, 2014:
Area Calendar 5.3.14
Events in the area for the week starting May 3, 2014:
Orange County to unite in prayer
Orange County will observe the 16th annual observance of the National Day of Prayer at noon Thursday on the Orange County Courthouse front lawn, 801 W. Division in Orange.
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