Orange Leader, Author at Orange Leader

BREAKING NEWS

TUESDAY MORNING UPDATE: Weather Service outlines where, when severe storms may strike today

As of 6:15 a.m. Tuesday, the National Weather Service updated its Hazardous Weather Message for Southeast Texas with the potential for severe storm and excessive ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 6:28 am

Local

K-9 helps police secure suspects linked to thefts of catalytic converters

BEAUMONT — Three area men remained behind bars Monday after they allegedly fled a business leaving behind tools commonly used in the thefts of catalytic ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 12:20 am

Columns

ASK A COP — Do pedestrians have right of way in lanes and parking spots?

Tony asks: I’ve read where the pedestrians have the right of way in the cross walk before, but how about in the lanes and parking ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 12:10 am

Columns

CULINARY THRILL SEEKING — Enjoy hot holiday stuff. Be the boss of that sage; fire pit indoors.

Did someone say fire pit? I’m there. How about smores inside? And simple rubbing alcohol for fuel? Colsen Fire Pits has a smallish round pit ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 12:08 am

Local

The Office Downtown celebrates new community office renting project

The Greater Orange Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony at The Office Downtown, located at 701 W. Division Avenue. The Office Downtown, ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 12:06 am

Local

Saturday fun includes craft, food vendors in downtown Orange, then Christmas Parade

The Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau leaders said they are thrilled to bring the Gumdrop Shop to downtown Orange. The Gumdrop Shop will be held ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Monday, November 28, 2022 2:39 pm

Bridge City

Advanced Power Station in Bridge City receives Public Utility Commission approval

BRIDGE CITY — The Public Utility Commission of Texas recently approved Entergy Texas’ proposal to build the Orange County Advanced Power Station, a 1,215-megawatt combined ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Monday, November 28, 2022 10:11 am

Local

Gas prices dropped for Thanksgiving week; see what that means for Christmas season

As millions of Americans hit the road for Thanksgiving, we saw gasoline prices continue dropping coast-to-coast last week, and a new record was set for ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Monday, November 28, 2022 6:58 am

Local

Wind gusts, large hail, tornadoes and cloud-to-ground lightning part of potential risk this week

There is a severe and heavy rainfall potential Tuesday into Tuesday night for Southeast Texas. According to the National Weather Service, there is a slight ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Monday, November 28, 2022 6:48 am

Local

2 from Vidor, 1 from Beaumont arrested; linked to potential catalytic converter thefts

On Saturday at 1:11 a.m., officers responded to the area of 1655 Louisiana (Dragon Industries), in reference to a suspicious vehicle near the business. Officers ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Sunday, November 27, 2022 8:53 am

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