ORANGE — The Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court of St. Cecilia held its annual social this month and honored the 2013 Hester McColgin Memorial Scholarship winners. Lindsey Adrio of St. Helen Catholic Church and Joshua Vigil of St. Francis of Assissi Catholic Church were this year’s recipients. Lindsey is the daughter of Craig and Leesa Adrio. She graduated from Orangefield High School and plans to attend Stephen F. Austin to become a Speech Therapist. Joshua is the son of Robert and Cherry Vigil. He is a Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School graduate and will major in Chemical Engineering at Lamar University.
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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.
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.
Library Family of the Year announced
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) presented the Garmon family of Orange with their annual Library Family of the Year award at the Orange Public Library Saturday morning.
Texas Bar-B-Q Festival will feature new rides, large cook-off contest
The Texas Bar-B-Q Festival is back for another four-day weekend full of excitement, carnival rides and games, music, and tasty food.
Releasing butterflies, celebrating the Earth
The seventh annual butterfly release at Shangri La Botanial Gardens, the most popular attraction of each year’s Eco-Fest celebration, was attended by hundreds of area residents on Friday.
Ready, Set, Hunt....
The City of Orange held its annual Easter egg hunt on Friday morning...
Church invites public to Maundy Thursday service
A Maundy Thursday Service will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 17 at Trinity Baptist Church of Orange.
City of Orange Easter Egg Hunt set for Friday
The Easter Bunny is making a return trip to Orange this Friday....
Clean up a success in West Orange
The City of West Orange held its annual Spring Clean Up this past Saturday and local residents brought thousands of pounds of items, such as appliances, furniture, electronics, debris, wood and more to be disposed of. City employee Ellis Floyd helps resident Estephano Cardenas carry an item to be discarded.
KOCB recognizes City of Orange’s Street and Drainage Department as heroes
Deep in the heart of beautiful, downtown Historical Orange lives a magnificent and stately century old Live Oak tree.
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