ORANGE — The Orange County Relay for Life will begin holding monthly Team Captain meetings on Monday, Jan. 28. The Team Captain meetings will be held at the Lamar State College – Orange Wilson Building, Room 101. The Jan. 28 meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. Additional team captain meetings are scheduled for: Feb. 25, March 25 and April 22. All Team Captain meetings are directed at planning for the Orange County Relay for Life, a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, which will be held May 3 – 4, 2013 at Bridge City High School from 6:30 p.m. until 6:30 a.m. This year’s theme is “A Little Bit of Texas, A Whole Lot of Hope.” Individuals or teams interested in becoming involved with this event are invited to attend the meeting and register on-line at www.OrangeCountyRelay.org
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Giving a helping hand to Hamshire-Fannett Elementary
The Hamshire-Fannett PTA put together a list of supplies that were needed after the fire on March 18.
One fatality in auto pedestrian collision
DPS Troopers in Orange County were called to an auto-pedestrian crash on State Highway 62 near Farm to Market Road 105 at around 6:30 a.m. this morning.
Area 1st graders receive gift from local Masons
More than 600 first graders at five elementary schools in Vidor, Orange, and Orangefield recently received free prevent tooth decay kits through the Fantastic Teeth Fan Club.
80 year tradition, St. Mary Catholic School Spring Festival, starts Saturday
An April tradition is the St. Mary Catholic School Spring Festival.
Shop Orange County kicks-off Thursday
A person has a choice of where one eats, shops and does business.
Student of the Month
The Bridge City Chamber of Commerce recognized Jayden Trahan, at middle, as the Bridge City High School “Student of the Month”....
The Orange County Health Code and Compliance Inspector recently visited 20 food service businesses in the county with 13 receiving a score of 100 for no violations present during the inspections.
Bridge City Police Beat (March 30 - April 5, 2014)
The Bridge City Police Department responded to the following calls from March 30 - April 5, 2014.
Marissa Anderson, Family and Consumer Science teacher at Vidor High School, invited two guest speakers from MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving), Kathy Hernandez and Dani Simien, to speak to students at the school recently.
NAACP to hold candidates forum on Tuesday
The May 10 general election is just around the corner and one organization wants to make sure voters are well informed on candidates in two specific races.
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