ORANGEFIELD — The Orangefield High School TAFE members attended the regional Texas Association of Future Educators Convention Wednesday at Lamar-Orange bringing 20 students and two sponsors. The following students competed in competitions at the convention. Elizabeth Newell placed first and Carrie Grace Henderson placed second in the keynote speech contest, advancing to state. Kristen Wolfford placed first in the Impromptu speaking competition, also advancing to state. Lauren Davis placed third in essay writing, Ashley Kibodeaux will advance in the Educational Leadership Fundamentals category and the t-shirt design by Maggie Hebert placed third overall. After the convention, the members went to The Meadows nursing home and sang Christmas carols and distributed goodie bags to the residents.
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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.
BC Chamber announces 'Business of the Month'
The Bridge City Chamber of Commerce recognized Bridge City Lock and Key as its Business of the Month
Shangri La gets first electric car charging station in OC
The movement toward a green world continues at Shangri La.
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