Another long, hot Southeast Texas summer is underway. And, once again, Entergy Texas, Inc. is showing its commitment to those most in need through the thirteenth  year of its “Beat the Heat” fan program, in which fans are provided to charitable, nonprofit agencies for them to provide to their clients. This year, a total of 1,300 oscillating fans will be distributed  to more than two dozen locations throughout the company’s service territory.

Deliveries in the Orange County area is set to begin at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, June 27 with a “blitz” delivery to a number of key distribution sites. Thursday’s schedule is shown in the table below.

9:45 am United Christian Care Center of Vidor

293 Wilson

Vidor, TX 77670

# of fans



Ruby Sikes

Dorothy Mercer


Entergy Representative

Johnny Trahan

10:15 am Salvation Army-Orange

1950 ML King at Strickland

Orange, TX  77630

120 Capt. Michael Cox


Johnny Trahan