Orange County Health Inspector James Scales made the following inspections on area businesses from July 16-31:

Joann’s Family Kitchen, 1111 Green Ave., Orange – Employee drinks found on counter without lid and straw; stove needs to be cleaned of old food buildup. Score – 98

Dollar General #4330, 3024 N. 16th St., Orange – Pulled several expired (2015-2016) foods from shelves; lots of spider webs were found along walls throughout ; dead mouse found inside trap in back storage area; food being stored on floor throughout – must be six inches off floor; all storage coolers need to be cleaned of old foods; back storage area needs to be cleaned.organized; dumpster area needs to be cleaned of old trash/mattress; damaged ceiling tiles throughout need to be replaced. Score – 93

Honey Stop # 2, 1012 W. Park, Orange – Pulled several expired foods from shelves; mold/slime found inside ice machine; no hot water inside restroom; dates needed on all products; paper towels are needed inside restroom; damaged gaskets on reach in cooler doors; drinks being stored on floor inside walk in cooler; shelves throughout need to be cleaned; damaged storage cabinets need to be repaired; floors/walls throughout need to be cleaned of old dirt/trash; outside dumpster area needs to be cleaned and restrooms cleaned daily. Score – 82

Spanky’s Bar and Grill, 1730 N. 16th St., Orange – Need to cover all foods inside coolers/freezers; insulation exposed on doors of reach in cooler – need repair; employee food/drinks stored improperly inside reach in cooler; floors/walls throughout need to be cleaned of old foods; more cleaning is required behind equipment and out back door area of restaurant. Score – 93

Novrozsky’s Restaurant, 501 N. 16th St., Orange – Raw onions stored next to raw beef; pipes at 3 compartment sink dripping, needs to repair; dates needed on all product; ; gasket on walk in freezer coming off, need to repair; rusted storage shelves found holding clean dishes; gnats found throughout; around fryers/flat top grill need to be cleaned of old foods/grease; floors throughout need to be cleaned; damaged ceiling tiles found inside dining room; ceiling inside back storage area damaged, missing tiles, need to repair immediately. Score – 87

Little Pirate Learning Center, 240 S. Main, Vidor – No score – pre-opening inspection.

CVS Pharmacy #6491, 1295 N. Main, Vidor – Shelves and area under milk and eggs need to be cleaned of old foods. Score – 99

Fastbreak, 695 N. Main, Vidor – No violations. Score – 100

Subway #3353, 2809 MacArthur Dr., Orange – Ice scoop found laying on top of ice machine; slight mold found inside ice machine; baseboard near 3 compartment sink coming off wall and needs repair. Score – 96

Quizno’s Subs, 176 Strickland Dr., Orange – Hair restraints needed; air filters stored improperly on storage shelves; damaged floor tiles found throughout, need to repair. Score – 97

Dupont Cafeteria/CBS Catering, 2739 FM 1006, Orange – Catering score – 95 – White gravy found at unsafe temperature, management pulled immediately; storage shelves/outside of equipment/floors throughout, especially under equipment and corners, need to be cleaned of old foods.  Damaged floor tiles found throughout; a/c dripping into service sink, need to repair immediately. Dupont score – 99

Pizza Hut # 2716, 1720 Lutcher Dr., Orange – Vent-a-Hood needs to be cleaned of old grease; floors throughout need to be cleaned; a/c back up and dripping onto front counter, need to repair; several areas of ceiling damaged and black mold found on them, need to repair; several areas of the baseboards missing and need repair. Score 98

McDonald’s #7018, 755 Texas Ave., Bridge City – Found eggs out of proper temperature; floor grout missing throughout, need repair; damaged wall inside back storage area, needs to be repaired. Score – 96

LaQuinta Inn and Suites, 108 Texas Ave., Bridge City – Foods being stored on the floor inside pantry. Score – 99

EconoLodge Inn and Suites, 255 Texas Ave., Bridge City – No violations. Score – 100

Taco Bell #2355, 455 N. Main, Vidor – No violations. Score – 100

Sonic # 4788, 11786 N. Hwy. 62, Mauriceville – Need to cover all foods inside reach in cooler/freezer; area around fryers, storage shelves, floors and walls throughout need to be cleaned of old foods; storage racks rusted inside reach in cooler/freezer, need to be repaired; several bromine and damaged floor tiles found in kitchen area, need to repair. Follow-up required on cleaning of restaurant. Score – 95