Anything Goes sails into the Lutcher

Anything Goes

  The national tour of Anything Goes, the new Broadway revival of Cole Porter’s timeless classic musical theatre masterpiece, will make its Orange, premiere Sunday, Oct. 26, at 3:00 pm at the Lutcher Theater. Tickets ranging from $45-$65 are on

WOS reschedules 7th, 8th grade games

The 7th grade football game on Tuesday, Oct. 21, at Hamshire-Fannett has been moved to Thursday, Oct. 23 at home, starting at 5:00pm. There will be one 7th grade game followed by one 8th grade game.The 7th grade home game on Tuesday, Oct. 28th against Hardin-Jefferson has been moved to Thursday, Oct.

Portion of Big Sandy Creek to close temporarily

big-thicket

Big Thicket National Preserve announced Monday, that a portion of the Big Sandy Creek Unit will be temporarily closed for a prescribed burn from Wednesday, Oct. 22, through Saturday, Oct. 25. The area to be burned lies north of Sunflower

Free flu clinic scheduled

flu-shot

Little Cypress-Mauriceville, in cooperation with Baptist Hospital-Orange, will host two flu vaccine clinics. A consent form must be signed to receive the vaccine, but it is free to anyone 18 years or older and is available on a first come,

Orange man arrested for possession of meth

Oathoudt, Jimmy Russell (1)

On Saturday, Oct. 18, around 2:20 a.m., an Orange County Sheriff’s patrol deputy on patrol in the area of Tulane Road and Avenue B in Orange, stopped a maroon 2007 Chrysler minivan for defective equipment. As the deputy made contact

WOS vs Hamshire-Fannett ticket sales

Ticket sales for the WOS vs. Hamshire-Fannett (Pink Out) Varsity Football game will be on sale in the WOS Athletic office the following days and times this week: Thursday - 9:00 am -12:00 pm, and 1:00 – 3:00 pm; and Friday – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm only. Ticket prices are $5

LC schools designated Microsoft Innovative schools

lcmcisd logo

Both Little Cypress Elementary and Little Cypress Intermediate schools have been designated Microsoft Innovative Schools. According to Director of Technology, Kim Allen, “The Microsoft Innovative Schools Program helps district and school leaders embrace innovation and implement technology effectively to support

Orange Police Beat

police beat

Officers from the Orange Police Department responded to the following calls between Oct. 17, 18, 19, and the morning of Oct. 20: Traffic accident, 7112 IH-10 Warrant service, 201 8th St. Damaged property, 3819 Meeks Dr. Traffic accident, Park and

Wait for Bisson is over

Steve Bisson and Deborah

Steve Bisson, the Bridge City man who has been waiting for a liver transplant, is currently in surgery at a Houston hospital receiving a new liver. Bisson, 55, has been on the waiting list for people who can’t wait for

Man identified in hit and run accident

A 56 year old man is dead following a hit and run crash involving a motorcycle and a car. Tommy Joe Reeves, of Orange, was killed when his motorcycle was struck from behind by a Nissan Xterra. Reeves was pronounced

Reward offered for most wanted fugitive

Rangel

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Alfredo Rangel, 37, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his arrest. He has a

LSC-O receives development fund grant

Firestone check presentation

Firestone Polymers has partnered with Lamar State College-Orange to provide job training using a $307,374 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The grant will be used to custom train 167 new and incumbent workers with needed

PTA recognizes WOC campus

golden apple award

The West Orange – Cove CISD District-wide PTA held a “Golden Apple Award Winner” luncheon for the WO-S Academic Alternative Center recently. The campus reported 100 percent of school staff members have joined the WOCCISD District-wide PTA for the 2014-2015

Hungry? Eat a bug

eat a bug

Frightful creatures and spooky art activities await at “Eat a Bug!” Family Arts Day from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Art Museum of Southeast Texas (AMSET). Children and their families are invited to celebrate Halloween and Day of

St. Mary winners announced from Livestock Show

St. Mary art winners

St. Mary Catholic School wins many division in the Orange County Livestock Art Show.  In Division K-2nd grade – 1st place winner –Josie Riedel (Kindergarten); 2nd place winner-Emma Kate Staton (2nd grade); 3rd place winner-Marco Bandiero (2nd grade); Best of Show –Division K-2nd – Heather Hughes (1st Grade);

St. Mary Good Samaritan winners announced

St Mary good sam

St. Mary Catholic School is honored to share the “Good Samaritan” award winners for this week.  St. Mary staff nominates students they witness displaying acts of kindness, helping others and showing respect at school and within the community.  The principal,

OF Elementary experiences alien invasion

OF aliens

Breaking news: Aliens have taken over Orangefield Elementary! The first grade classes dressed up like aliens to celebrate the ending of their unit on the solar system.

Two arrested after disturbance call

Freeland

On Thursday, Oct. 16, at 4:30 p.m., a disturbance was reported in the parking lot of the Pinehurst City Hall in the 2400 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. Officers L. Roff and K. Norton responded from the police

One killed in roll-over crash

fatal crash

State troopers are investigating an accident that killed a man when his car overturned in Orange County. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, 49-year-old James McCorvy, Jr. died Thursday night when his car overturned in the 3300 block

Good Shepherd offers parents’ afternoon out

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church of Bridge City is sponsoring an afternoon out to all area parents. Saturday, October 25th will be the first time for this new program to meet.  Children ages 4 to 12 may be brought to the

LCE Kindergarteners use math for project

LCE Easel

Little Cypress Elementary kindergarten teacher, Teresa Hargrave, reports that husband Richard visited her and Shannon Bennett’s classes for carpenter-builder day. According to Hargrave, “Richard pre-cut his boards at home, which I recorded with my iPad and showed to them this