orangeleader.com (Orange, Texas)

March 24, 2014

Health Scores

Dawn Burleigh
The Orange Leader

VIDOR — Decent Store, 110 Texla Road in Vidor, received several demerits during a recent health code and compliance inspection. The score was an 89 out of a possible 100 for the need to date all foods inside a walk-in cooler as well as the need to cover all foods in all coolers and freezers. Duct tape was found holding the door to the ice machine and light shields needed throughout the store.

Homemade Donuts, 6377 Farm to Market Road 1442 in Orangefield, received a 91 during a recent inspection. Demerits received were for sausage and boudin at unsafe temperatures and reusing pan liners multiple times.

Walmart Deli #777, 3115 Edgar Brown Drive in Orange, received a 94 during a recent inspection due to pipes at a front sink leaking into a plastic bucket and the area around the fryers in need of being cleaned.

Showbiz Cinema Orange, 3330 Bowling Lane in Orange, was given 30 days to obtain the required Food Service Manager certificate, a three demerit violation, leading to a 94 out of a possible 100 score. The business also received demerits for the need to repair pipes at the wash sink.

Cold sandwiches at unsafe temperatures lead to a score of 95 for Kwick Stop #1 Valero, 2000 Texas Ave. in Bridge City.

Weisman Food Mart, 2323 Lutcher Drive in Orange, is under new management as of January. The store received a 96 during a recent inspection due to the need to have the store name and address on all bags of ice sold.

Sammy’s Stop, 2016 Pine Bark Blvd. in Orange, received a 97 for slime found inside the ice machine.

Several dead roaches were found in the storage room and on sticky traps at Family Dollar #5258, 115 West Bolivar Street in Vidor, giving the store a 97 out of a possible 100.

Step-N-Go, 234 South Main Street in Vidor, had slime in the ice machine and the ice scoop laying on top of the ice machine leading to a score of 97.

Tekoa Academy, 1408 West Park Ave. in Orange, was given 30 days to obtain the required Food Service Manager certificate. The school received a 97 score.

Whataburger #536, 2300 MacArthur Drive in Orange, received a 97 out of a possible 100 for repairs needs to the floors in the walk-in cooler and storage racks above a three compartment sink beginning to rust.



The following locations had zero violations and received a perfect score of 100:

• Bridge City Elementary

1035 West Roundbunch Road, Bridge City

• The Crawfish Hut

1804 16th Street, Orange

• Diamond Shamrock #290

3900 North 16th Street, Orange



The following locations passed a pre-opening inspection:

• Cardinal Dollar Express

1160 Texas Ave., Bridge City