ORANGE — January is “School Board Appreciation Month” and West Orange-Cove Consolidated Independent School District is recognizing these elected leaders. The Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) calls the board of trustees and the superintendent a “Team of Eight.” Together, they face critical challenges in their roles as advocates, and they continue to stand strong and guard against anything that takes away from children and undermines the public schools. Pictured on front row from left are Tony Dallas, Andrew Hayes, Ricky Jacobs, and Eric Mitchell. Back row from left are Rev. Hardy O’Neal, Pete Amy and Harry Barclay. Superintendent James Colbert Jr. is not pictured.
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GOACC welcomes Computer Shak to membership
The Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed its newest member, Computer Shak, with a ribbon cutting ceremony recently.
Tolman benefit set for Saturday
A benefit will be held this weekend to help the father of a a teenage girl who was seriously injured in a motorcycle wreck this spring, which also claimed the life of his wife.
BCISD to hold community meeting Thursday
The Bridge City Independent School District wants to hear from its citizens at a special meeting this Thursday evening.
Rental property, debris behind call for ‘Town Hall’ meeting
City officials are asking West Orange residents and rental property owners to attend a special meeting on Thursday afternoon.
WO council orders 11 homes demolished
City officials approved the demolition of nearly a dozen houses at Tuesday’s council meeting.
Road work to continue through Sunday on I-10
Motorists traveling Interstate 10 through Orange County may encounter slight delays as the state’s transportation department conducts road work over the next few days.
Bridge City High School yearbook students Bree Newsom, editor and Gabriel Alvarez, assistant editor, traveled to Texas A & M University in College Station to attend the Balfour Communications Workshop July 18 - July 21.
LSC-O instructor receives international recognition
An instructor at LSC-O has receive international recognition for her work as an instructor in information technology.
Welcome to the Board
Nathaniel Colbert, standing at left, was officially sworn in earlier this week as the newest member of the West Orange-Cove Consolidated Independent School District’s Board of Trustees.
Have you seen the Sabine?
There is more to the Sabine River than meets the eye, if one only looks.
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