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Orbia B. Stephens

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Orbia B. Stephens, 83, of Orange, passed away on Saturday, April 19, at home in Orange. Visitation will begin Wednesday, April 23, at 10:00 a.m. with a Funeral service at 11:00 a.m. at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Bobby Hoffpauir

Florence Hans Martinez

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Florence Hans Martinez went to be with the Lord Thursday, April 17, at Orange Villa Nursing Home in Orange. Florence was born in Galveston, to Lena and Henry Hans on July 21, 1925. She was preceded in death by her

One killed, one injured in motorcycle accident

motorcycle crash

Easter turned tragic for an Orange family when the motorcycle a mother and daughter were riding crashed going into a curve on FM 1442 in Bridge City. Ramona Tolman, 44, was driving a three-wheel motorcycle when she left the roadway,

Jimmie Ladell Stewart

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Jimmie Ladell Stewart, 76, of Orange, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, April 19; peacefully at Answered Prayer Assisted Living Facility surrounded by his family. Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Monday, April 21, at Claybar

Orange Police Beat

Officers from the Orange Police Department responded to the following calls between April 17, 18, 19, 20, and the morning of April 21: Larceny from vehicle, 1600 16th St./Kroger Burglary, 1203 W. Cypress Ave. Burglary, 7112 IH-10/Flying J Theft, 1400

Georgia Romero

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Georgia Romero, 72, of Orange, passed away on Saturday, April 19, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. Visitation will be from 1:30-3:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 22; with funeral services following at 3:00 p.m. at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev.

Man taken into custody after bomb scare in Kemah


Wal Mart shoppers in Kemah were placed on lock down inside the store Saturday, after police received reports of a suspicious man with a knife in the parking lot. The man was first spotted in a nearby Target parking lot, then

Ralph Osborne

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Ralph Osborne, 65, of Orangefield, passed away on April 17, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 22, at Bridge Point Fellowship, in Bridge City. Officiating will be Pastor Lance Faulkner. Burial will

Death Investigation News Release

Thursday, a fugitive task force located and arrested the third suspect in the musder of Kevin Alton Moyer, 53, of Dallas. On a Crime Stoppers Tip, Cody Lewis, 27, of Beaumont was apprehended at approximately 7 p.m. in Pennington, Texas.

Lutcher Theater Guild to host dinner

All Lutcher Theater Service Guild members  are invited to attend a dinner meeting on Tuesday, May 6 at 6:00 p.m. at the Sunset Grove Country Club. An installation of the 2014 officers will be performed at this time. A buffet dinner will begin at 6:00

Lady Cardinals repeat as Southland Conference Champions

For three consecutive days the Lamar women’s golf team had to hold off charges from three different schools seeking to knock the Lady Cardinals off their perch, but in the end it was the Red and White that was flying

Reagan Dugas

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Reagan Dugas, 50, of Orange, passed away Tuesday, April 15, at his home in Austin. A memorial service will be at 11:00 am, Saturday, April 26, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be Greg Pickering. Cremation will be

Orange County Marriage Licenses

The following marriage licenses were issued by the office of Karen Jo Vance, Orange County Clerk, for the week of April 14 through April 17: Darren M Robb and Shalana K Moad Jason S Cloud and Amanda L Corbell Jonquail

Nancy M. “ Sally ” Brown

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Nancy M. “ Sally ” Brown, 83, of Hartburg, passed from this life on Tuesday, April 15, at Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth in Beaumont following an illness. Born on April 11, 1931 in San Augustine, to Levie Horton and Elizabeth

Dorothy Mae Anglin

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Dorothy Mae Anglin, 72, of Orange, passed away on April 16, at Answered Prayer living facility in Orange. Funeral Service will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, April 19, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Burial will follow at Autumn Oaks

LCM bi-district softball schedule released

Little Cypress-Mauriceville High School’s Coach Dena Adkins has announced the first round, Bi-District, softball play-offs. All games to be played at Pt. Arthur Memorial and are scheduled for 7:00 p.m. Game one – Friday, April 25 – Crosby will be the

Orange Police Beat

Officers from the Orange Police Department responded to the following calls between April 16, and the morning of April 17: Warrant service, 1000 Park Traffic accident, 4201 FM 105 Burglary, 1100 16th St. Traffic accident, Bluebonnet and Camellia Warrant service,

St. Mary hosts Spring Festival

  St. Mary  Catholic School will hold its annual spring festival from 10:00 am until 8:00 pm, Saturday, April 26, and Sunday, April 27, from 11:00 am until 6:00 pm.  The festival will be held at the school, located at

Orange Police Beat

Officers from the Orange Police Department responded to the following calls between April 15, and the morning of April 16: Traffic accident, 16th and Green Warrant service, 201 8th St. Larceny from yard/land, 2320 3rd St. Miscellaneous incidents, 2717 Enner

Full military burial long overdue for Texas veterans


The cremated remains of a dozen Texas veterans who never received a military funeral will be re-interred with full honors at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery from 9:00 a.m. to noon on Monday, April 28. A full escort will

Center of the Universe

By Caroline Brewton Growing up, I always wanted to be the kind of person who read the New Yorker. These days, I devour it. I’ve been reading it for a few years, in fact, but I resisted bragging about it. Until