Burn ban in the future?
Commissioners Court is keeping an eye on the drought situation in the Orange County area.
OC budget talks continue as county approves loan
Orange Savings Bank, Division of First Financial Bank, may have won the bid for the $4 Million loan Orange County requested, but the loan must still be approved by the Attorney General which may take three weeks.
Commissioners reinstate pay
Orange County Commissioners Court violated the law Monday when they passed the motion to eliminate the District Court Judges and District Attorney’s $15,000 supplemental pay compensation from the county.
County seeks $4M loan
Orange County will start the new fiscal year with a $4 million loan.
Plans underway for Holiday in the Park
Holiday in the Park is fast approaching and booths are still available for rent.
In other Commissioners Court business
Changes are underway for the Ike Round 2.2 Grant.
Elected officials salaries hot debate
The Matrix remains a hot topic in Commissioners Court as the court discusses elected officials pay compensation.
Grant projects on hold
The Lexington Street Bridge Project and the Lift Station Rehabilitation Project are on hold.
Examining Orange County Sheriff's Office salaries
The cost of salaries in the Orange County Sheriff’s Department has increased by almost one-third in the past five years, from $8.3 million in 2008-08 to $11.1 million in the current fiscal year, according to figures obtained from the county through a Freedom of Information Act request.
Divided vote foreshadows Obama challenge on Syria
A Senate panel's deep divide over giving President Barack Obama the authority to use U.S. military force against Syria underscores the commander in chief's challenge in persuading skeptical lawmakers and wary allies to back greater intervention in an intractable civil war.
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