ORANGE — The St. Mary Student Council officers attended the Texas Association of Student Councils State Conference in San Antonio and received recognition as a Sweepstake Student Council. This Sweepstakes criteria consisted of Outstanding Student Council, Outstanding Energy & Environment Student Council, Outstanding Drugs, Alcohol, Safety and Health Student Council and Outstanding Pride & Patriotism Student Council. The St. Mary Student Council was honored with receiving the distinguished awards as one of the Top Three Middle School Student Councils in the state of Texas in Energy & Environment and in Drugs, Alcohol, Safety and Health. The officers include: president, Kaitlyn Braquet; vice president, Dherin Wright; secretary, McCartney Miller; treasurer, Lydia Covington; historian, Victoria Doan and advisor assistant, Olivia Fuselier. The advisors are Angie Smith and Leisa Miller.
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Rickey Land believes there’s no reason why every person shouldn’t know CPR.
Orange joins National Dance Day with event Saturday
Put on your dancing shoes and head to downtown this weekend for the biggest dance event in the country.
Man sentenced to 35 years for sexual assault
A man from Orange has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for sexual assault of a child.
Food for thought
Dan Maher, Executive Director of the Southeast Texas Food Bank, was the guest speaker at Monday’s Vidor Rotary Club meeting. He spoke about the food bank's many programs.
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OFD battle two fires within two hours
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Cell phone use, dead roaches, flies lead to health score demerits
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Bassmasters is back
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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.
10-year-old remembered as loving the river, fishing
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