ORANGEFIELD — The Orangefield High School UIL Journalism team participated in the MRC Spring Journalism Mail-In Contest. OHS competed in the large school 3A-5A division. Jamie Beaulieu placed 1st in Headline Writing and 2nd in Editorial Writing. Brittany Dowdle placed 5th in News Writing. Carrie Grace Henderson placed 3rd in Feature Writing.
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Church Calendar 3.15.14
Church events for the week starting March 15, 2014
Elton John sets Ford Arena records with performance
Wednesday's concert featuring Elton John was one for the record books.
Woman dead, struck by train
City of Orange Police Department reports an elderly woman was struck by a train at approximately 4 a.m. today in the area of the train crossing at the 1299 block of Main Street.
Public invited to annual Charity Fair fundraiser and dance
A local organization with a tradition of helping others is holding kick-off event to start the fundraising for another worth-while organization.
Fees remain unchanged for Natatorium
Orange City Council approved the annual agreement with the YMCA of Southeast Texas for the use of the City of Orange Natatorium during the Tuesday morning meeting.
Train ticket counter more than job for one woman
Juanita Timberlake recalls a time when the Southern Pacific Rail Road Depot in Orange was so busy all three windows for the ticket counter would be open, each with a line to the back of the waiting areas.
District Attorney’s Office downsize saves county money
Orange County District Attorney’s Office will have one less position from now on.
Run It Forward inspires fitness, motivation and education in youth
A group of people wanting to educate youth on the benefits of fitness and education ran through the area on Tuesday to spread the news.
Man arrested in Nederland after two-county chase
A high-speed chase Tuesday that began in Orange County ended in Nederland with the arrest of 22-year-old Cesar Olmedo of Nederland.
OSHA specialist enlightens LSC-O students
James Shelton, OSHA Compliance Assistance Specialist, from the Houston North Area Office, was the guest speaker for Lamar State College-Orange Process Technology Program.
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