Voters have been turning out in higher than normal turnout at the polls to mark their ballot on the proposed $25 million bond election for the Bridge City Independent School District. Early voting began continues through Oct. 31, followed by
A 60-year-old Lumberton, man has been sentenced to federal prison for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today. Ronald Seabridge, Sr., owner of Brass Dragon Karate, was found guilty by a
Wednesday, Oct. 29, at approximately 2:30 p.m., the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by the Orange Police Department, conducted a search warrant at a residence in the 3100 block of Oakmont, in Orange. Detectives located 19 pounds of marijuana, two
This item is perfect for Thanksgiving and Christmas office parties. I have taken this to family gatherings and parties many times. Not only is it easy to make, but it can be made ahead of time and frozen or refrigerated.
Lamar University forward Dominique Edwards was named to the second team of the Southland Conference’s Preseason All-League team the conference announced Tuesday. Edwards, a graduate student at Lamar this year, averaged 14.1 points and 8.0 rebounds for Lamar last season,
You know you have an enviable job when the majority of hard working folks list your job over in the recreation column. After forty two years of hiring out as a fishing guide I could not agree more with their
It was a perfect night for football-clear skies, a cool breeze, a stadium full of Mustang fans and the newest addition, a student section full of screaming students with signs and noisemakers all adorned in pink for breast cancer awareness.
Former Lamar cross country standout Samuel Kosgei took the top spot in the Marine Corps Marathon hosted in Arlington, Va. and Washington D.C. on Sunday. In just his third 26.2-mile race, Army Spec. Kosgei ran the marathon in two hours,
There’s a possibility that current Orange County Judge Carl Thibodeaux may stay in office a little longer than he anticipated. Major Brint Carlton, Republican nominee for Orange County judge and assistant district attorney is currently stationed in Italy to assist
One of the oldest nursing programs in the area is keeping up to date by joining forces with the newest provider of emergency care, Golden Triangle Emergency Center. Eursula Davis, coordinator of Lamar State College-Port Arthur’s Vocational Nursing (LVN) Program,
The second week of Early Voting for the 2014 General Election on Nov. 4 remained steady according to data from the Orange County Elections Administration office.Overall, there are 6,564 votes cast in the county. As of Monday, Oct. 27, there was a
Democratic Candidate for Texas Attorney General is the first Statewide Candidate to accept the invitation to attend a candidate forum for all candidates running for office on the November 4th General Election Ballot. Also scheduled to appear are Mike Cole
Texas has the 10th best tax climate in the U.S. according to the latest edition of the State Business Tax Climate Index, released this morning by the nonpartisan Tax Foundation. The Lone Star State’s rank remains unchanged since last October. The Index,
West Orange-Stark Elementary has released their first six weeks honor roll: First Grade: Superintendent’s Honor Roll Jaden Arthur, Nataly Blackwell, Jackson Carter, Camron Cook, Geramicah Davis, John Depwe, Shara Doucet, Gracie Ducharme, Kaylee Ellis, Jasmine Fairley, Lauren Fitzsimmons, Ezekiel Getuya,
Brooke Carpenter, 8, of Bridge City, killed her first deer while hunting with her dad, Brian, in Sabine County. The pair took to the woods on a recent Saturday evening during a youth hunting weekend. When the spike buck came