ORANGE — U.S. Representative Kevin Brady returned to Southeast Texas on Nov. 10 to meet with several students on Academy Day. Academy Day is when students who have applied for nominations to military service academies are interviewed by a Community Board that makes nomination suggestions to Congressman Brady. Students who participated in the interview process are, from left to right, Troy Gilbeaux, LC-M High School graduate, U.S. Naval Academy applicant; Zoe Casteel, LC-M High School senior, U.S. Air Force Academy applicant; Colby Sciarrilla, Vidor High School senior, U.S. Naval Academy applicant; Congress Kevin Brady; Caleb Bickham, LC-M High School senior, West Point applicant; and Justin Wedel Vidor High School senior, West Point applicant.
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Mauriceville man builds harp
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Area Calendar 3.8.14
Events in the area for the week starting March 8, 2014:
2 arrested for synthetic marijuana in traffic stop
Law enforcement agents arrested two men for possession of synthetic marijuana following a traffic stop Thursday.
Cirque du Soleil provides plenty of action, beauty
Cirque du Soleil: Varekai, the story of Icarus, continues at Ford Park in Beaumont today through Sunday.
Pinehurst Police Beat (Feb. 16 - Feb. 22, 2014)
The Pinehurst Police Department responded to the following calls from Feb. 16 - Feb. 22, 2014.
‘The Miracle Worker’ is celebration of human spirit
It’s been said, “Few stories are as timeless or reveal the courage and resilience of the human spirit as well as ‘The Miracle Worker.’”
Community Resource Walk set for Friday
The Little Cypress Intermediate and Little Cypress Elementary Community Resource Walk is scheduled from 7:35 a.m. - 2 p.m., Friday, March 7....
Bridge City Police Beat (Feb. 16 - Feb. 22, 2014)
The Bridge City Police Department responded to the following calls from Feb. 16 - Feb. 22, 2014.
Porter recalls station’s glory days
One does not usually think of a railroad station as salvation, however the Southern Pacific Rail Road Depot located near the intersection of Green Avenue and 11th Street in Orange may have saved Robert Mitchell.
County creates Energy Transportation Reinvestment Zone
With the deadline just 3 days away, Orange County Commissioners Court selected the members for the Orange County Energy Transportation Reinvestment Zone Advisory Board members, created the Orange County Energy Transportation Reinvestment Zone and adopted the roadway priority project list.
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