ORANGE — The City of Orange Fire Department responded to a report of a house fire at 1215 N. 3rd Street around 3 p.m., Wednesday. The first arriving unit reported moderate smoke and some flames coming from the attic. The house was unoccupied and the high winds in the area were fanning the flames so the fire spread quickly across the roof. Fire crews had to remove several roof coverings to get to the seat of the fire to extinguish it. They remained on the scene for over an hour removing roof materials to insure all the fire was extinguished. No injuries were reported and the fire’s cause was unintentional, likely electrical in nature.
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VIDEO: 3 Doors Down to bring acoustic tour to Beaumont
Mississippi-rockers 3 Doors Down are headed back to Southeast Texas this summer.
Clean up a success in West Orange
The City of West Orange held its annual Spring Clean Up this past Saturday and local residents brought thousands of pounds of items, such as appliances, furniture, electronics, debris, wood and more to be disposed of. City employee Ellis Floyd helps resident Estephano Cardenas carry an item to be discarded.
KOCB recognizes City of Orange’s Street and Drainage Department as heroes
Deep in the heart of beautiful, downtown Historical Orange lives a magnificent and stately century old Live Oak tree.
Reader’s Choice hosts book-signing event
Clint Talbert, of California and former resident of Bridge City, has experienced the magic of a mystical forest.
City of Orange Police Beat (March 22 - March 28, 2014)
The City of Orange Police Department responded to the following calls from March 22 - March 28, 2014:
C.A.T. Team makes drub bust on I-10
On Saturday, April 12, 2014 at approximately 4:43 a.m., Combined Anti-Drug Task Force (C.A.T. Team) Detective Corporal Kevin Hoover conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle near mile marker 31 Eastbound on I-10 for a traffic violation.
Pinehurst man arrested for indecency with child
On Friday, 4/11/2014 at 6:30 p.m. Pinehurst Police Officer J. Trussell received a report of a naked man exposing himself to passersby outside of a residence in the 600 block of 28th Street in Pinehurst.
BCHS claims UIL Academic Meet District title
Bridge City High School students who participated in the UIL Academic Meet pose for a group picture after claiming the District 21-3A UIL Academic Meet title.
City council to consider welcome sign
Many people believe the city of Bridge City is a friendly town.
Bridge City Police Beat (March 23 - March 29, 2014)
The Bridge City Police Department responded to the following calls from March 23 - March 29, 2014.
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