ORANGE — St. Mary Catholic School is proud of the VFW Area and District Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Denise Willingham. She is also an nominee for VFW State Teacher of the year. Mrs. Willingham teaches Math for 5th through 8th grades and 4th grade Religion. She is an awesome teacher and always willing to go the extra mile to help her students. If you pass by the school in the mornings, you can often see her outside unloading children while helping her students with their homework or to understand their class materials. Mrs. Willingham surrounded by her 8th grade students congratulating her for her new title. Students are (left to right) Kaitlyn Braquet, Brent Hebert, John Michael Gonzalez, Brogan Brown, Savannah Grant, Madison Taggart and Victoria Luce.
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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
In an unusual turn of events, the Orange Fire Department responded to two structure fires on Sunday.
Cell phone use, dead roaches, flies lead to health score demerits
Eggs rolls at unsafe temperatures , dead roaches and feces found on top of a cooler and moldy produce were found at General Wok #6, 1803 16th Street in Orange, during a recent routine health and code compliance inspection resulting in a health score of 78 out of a possible 100.
Bassmasters is back
Orange will again host the kick off to the Bassmaster Elite Series fishing tournament.
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
Family and friends are remembering 10-year-Janae Borel as a tomboy who was always fishing and enjoyed being on the river.
Orange Workforce Solutions Center reopens at new location
Workforce Solutions Southeast Texas announces the reopening of the Orange Workforce Center at its new location at 2415 16th Street, Orange in the Putnam Plaza.
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