Orange County will enact a curfew for rural Orange. The County Judge Carl Thibodeaux and Sheriff Mike White, have issued a mandatory curfew for rural Orange County from dusk to dawn beginning Friday, Sept. 12, 2008.

Orange County Sheriff’s Office has more than doubled officers on patrol in an effort to protect citizen’s property in their absence.

Citizens could be pulled over and questioned if caught during the curfew period between dusk and dawn.

The mandatory evacuation was ordered at 6:00 a.m., Sept.11, for Orange County and we want to continue to urge citizens to evacuate.
Anyone who sees suspicious activity should contact the Orange County Sheriff’s Office at 409-883-26 12.

Orange County Judge, Carl Thibodeaux