Vidor Little Dribblers sign-up’s are being held from 9 a.m. - noon, every Saturday, in October, at the Vidor High School gymnasium, 500 Orange St. in Vidor, for boys and girls ages 5-14. Cost is $75 for first child, discount for additional children. Call Sydney Pillow at 409-651-2616 for info.
VHS Band Boosters
The Vidor High School Band Boosters will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 22, at the high school band hall. Band parents are encouraged to attend. Find us on Facebook at VHSBand Boosters.
Class of 1972
The Vidor High School class of 1972 will hold a reunion on Oct. 27, 2012, at Benoit’s Louis Hall in Vidor. Call 409-656-8708 for information.
Class of 1957 Reunion
The Vidor High School Class of 1957 will have its 55th year reunion on Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Holiday Inn Plaza in Beaumont. Call James Chesser at 409-781-4015, Barbara Turner at 409-769-3959 or Shirley Godeaux at 409-769-5778 for details.
VFW Post 8246, 2110 S. Main in Vidor, invites the public to its weekly pool tournament every Friday night. Ages 21 and older only. Call 409-768-1482for info.
Vidor Runners and Walkers
Vidor Runners and Walkers meet at 5:30 p.m., every Tuesday, at Claiborne West Park. Runners and walkers of every age and level are invited.
The Vidor AA Group meets at 8 p.m., every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday and Monday Call 409-651-0593 for details.
Vidor TOPS Chapter
The Vidor Chapter of TOPS meets at 7 p.m., every Monday, at First United Methodist Church, 501 N. Main in Vidor. Weigh-in is from 6 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Call Mildred Bellar at 409-769-2708 for info.
VHS Athletic Boosters
The Vidor Pirate Athletic Booster Club meets at 5:30 p.m., every Monday, in the main concession stand at the VHS football stadium. All parents of Vidor boys and girls athletics, and the community, are invited to attend.
The Vidor Rotary Club meets at noon, every Monday, upstairs in the Capital One building on North Main Street.
Vidor Historical Society
The Vidor Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 5, at in the Fellowship Hall of First Pentecostal Church at Camp and Wilson Streets.
Pine Forest City Council will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 5, at City Hall, 305 Nagel St. in Pine Forest. The public is welcome to attend.
The Friends of the Vidor Public Library will hold its annual fall sale on Wednesday, Nov. 7, in the Mellie Nagai Community Room of the Vidor Public Libary 440 E. Bolivar in Vidor. Items available include Christmas goods, linens, collectibles and books.
Mighty Pirates 4-H
The Mighty Pirates 4-H Club will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the Raymond Gould Community, corner of Claiborne Street and I-10 East feeder road in Vidor. Call Cathy at 409-769-4346 for info.
Mighty Pirates 4-H
The Mighty Pirates 4-H Club will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the Raymond Gould Community, corner of Claiborne Street and I-10 East feeder road in Vidor. Call Cathy at 409-769-4346 for info.
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Junior Achievement introduces 155 students to local industry engineers
To mark National Engineers Week, Junior Achievement of the Golden Triangle held its third annual Engineering Job Shadow lunch Wednesday, Feb. 19 at the Beaumont Event Center.
Reginald Holley Makes the University of Houston Fall 2013 Dean's List
Reginald Holley, a University of Houston (UH) management major and resident of Orange, Texas, was among more than 7,000 students who made the dean's list in the fall 2013 semester.
Mallorie Holguin of Orange Makes SMU's Fall 2013 Honor Roll
Mallorie Holguin, a resident of Orange and a senior at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, is listed on the honor roll.
GOALS celebrates 20 years with annual Adult Spelling Bee
The Greater Orange Area Literacy Services (GOALS) celebrated its 20th anniversary on Friday by holding its 15th annual Adult Spelling Bee at Lamar State College-Orange.
Local students among graduates at Texas State
Texas State University has announced that the following Orange students were among the graduates during 2013 fall commencement ceremonies at the university:
McNeese State University President's Honor Fall 2013
The President’s Honor List for the fall 2013 semester at McNeese State University has been announced. To be on the President’s Honor List, an undergraduate student must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average or better while carrying at least 15 semester hours.
Schools set make-up days following winter weather
Area students may have enjoyed those unexpected days off from school due to the icy conditions this past month, but they will be making those days up very soon.
Royalty visits St. Mary Catholic School
St. Mary Catholic School was honored to have royalty on its campus this past week.
Local students named to Dean's List at Texas State
Texas State University has announced that the following Orange students have been named to the dean's list for the 2013 fall semester:
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