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GUEST COLUMN — Texas Defense Chairman Terry Wilson talks Dade Phelan’s Conservative record

In his two sessions as Speaker of the House, Dade Phelan has delivered on major conservative priorities including ...

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HEALTHY LIVING — Dry eyes? What Do I Do? Try this.

As is the case with many of my columns, this was suggested by a dear friend who suffers ...

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Orange man, 34, sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking

The Orange Regional Tactical Response Team executed a narcotic search warrant in the 1100 block of 9th Street ...

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Mayor, councilman sworn in for City of Orange

The City of Orange celebrated a small change in leadership Tuesday evening, as one newly elected councilman took ...

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Donation helps printing press purchase

The Orangefield ISD Education Foundation donated $1,250 to Orangefield Jr. High. The donation aims to enhance the art ...

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Bechtel hosting 2 major hiring events this week regionally; check out the details

PORT ARTHUR — Bechtel is looking to hire for more than 500 roles for the Port Arthur LNG ...

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ASK A COP — How do we legally pass stopped emergency vehicles on the roadway?

Max asks: Can you explain the passing of a stopped emergency vehicle law again? I was trying to ...

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CERTIFIED TEXAS EXPERT GARDENER — It’s harvest time. Grab a pail and pick blueberries.

Gardner’s in case you haven’t noticed, blueberry bushes are brimming with succulent, round berries bursting with flavor (we ...

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Sheriff’s Office updates investigation into threats made to Orangefield ISD campuses

Orange County Sheriff’s Office officials said authorities first received a call from the Orangefield Independent School District at ...

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Lamar State College Orange’s Spring 2024 commencement breaks more records; see the names

Lamar State College Orange hosted another record-breaking commencement. The event Friday celebrated 438 certificates and degrees awarded to ...

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Increased law enforcement presence expected Tuesday for Orangefield Independent School District

VIDOR — There will be an increased law enforcement presence at Orangefield Independent School District schools on Tuesday ...

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Orangefield Independent School District threat deemed not credible, police say

VIDOR — A potential threat at Orangefield Independent School District schools has been deemed not credible, per law ...

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Orange County home received fire damage Sunday

VIDOR — Firefighters in Orange County battled a Sunday morning fire in Vidor. Vidor Fire Chief Robert L. ...

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CULINARY THRILL SEEKING — You are otaku about something …

The Otaku food and anime festival has hit Central Mall twice now. This second time, May 11-12, I ...

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Texas gas prices have fallen 12.3 cents per gallon in last week. Will the trend continue?

While pump prices haven’t exactly plummeted, the national’s motorists have seen the average price of gasoline drop in ...

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Storms capable of producing winds of more than 60 mph possible Monday, Weather Service warns

Another round of severe thunderstorms are expected to develop Monday afternoon into Monday night. Storms will be capable ...

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PHOTO FEATURE — Water safety message delivered to pre-k, kindergarten students

The Bridge City/Orangefield Rotary Club recently presented Josh the Otter Water Safety Program to Orangefield prekindergarten and kindergarten ...

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ADOPT A PET — Beautiful German Shepherd mix Katniss ready for YOU 

WEST ORANGE — Katniss is a beautiful German Shepherd mix, who is waiting for her furever family. She ...

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“Ms. Dee” Quinn remembered for service, patriotism

Delsie Baldwin Quinn, known as Ms. Dee at the American Legion Post No. 49 in Orange, was a ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR — Continued Terrance Watson case unnecessary for Orange

Dear editor I write to update you on the State of Texas vs. Terrance Watson Case #A190613-R scheduled ...