Pictured from left are Austin Verret, Jorrie Higgins, Tina Higgins and Elyse Thibodeaux.

The Bridge City Chamber of Commerce has named Jorrie Higgins, Instructor at Tiger Rock Martial Arts of Bridge City, on receiving the Employee of the Month Award for August.

She was presented her award, sponsored by Sabine River Ford, by Ambassador and Board Member Elyse Thibodeaux, owner of Tiger Rock Martial Arts, at the August Networking Coffee hosted by Neighbors Emergency Center in Orange.  Jorrie received gifts and gift certificates from several local merchants

Jorrie has been an instructor at Tiger Rock Martial Arts Bridge City since February.  She teaches Tiger Cubs up through teenager level classes.  When asked what the best thing about working for Tiger Rock is, she said, “helping improve other people’s lives and making them better citizens.”  Higgins is from Vidor and completed homeschooling in May.