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Judy Doyle Taylor

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Judy Doyle Taylor, 69, of Deweyville, passed away on July 22, at her home. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 26, at United Pentecostal Church in Deweyville. Officiating will be Brother Marshall Stephenson of United Pentecostal Church in

Two local students among leaders at LU workshop

Seven Lamar University undergraduate and four graduate computer science students are taking on the role of teacher this week as they lead a workshop to teach K-12 school teachers fundamental computing concepts and help the teachers develop curriculum materials for

Jack Sidney Mitcham

Jack Sidney Mitcham, 60, of Orange, passed away on July 14, at his home. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, July 26, at Calvary Baptist Church, in West Orange. Born in Beaumont, Dec. 26, 1953, he was the

St. Mary attends TASC Summer Workshop


The officers of St. Mary Catholic Student Council and NJHS attended the Texas Association of Student Councils Summer Leadership Workshop Training in Sherman, at Austin College. The officers attended meetings and training to bring back to share with the students

Skin cancer facts you should know for summer


Skin cancer is by far the most common type of cancer occurring in the United States. It is also the most rapidly increasing cancer. For the past 30 years, skin cancers have been increasing by about three percent each year.

Janae Elizabeth Borel

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Janae Elizabeth Borel, 10, of Orange, passed away on July 12, in Orange. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 24, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Luong Q.

Orange Police Beat

Officers from the Orange Police Department responded to the following calls between July 22, and the morning of July 23: Mental subject, 505 Pier Rd. Warrant service, Beadle Rd. Warrant service, Broussard Cr. Traffic accident, 16th and Burton Warrant service,

From the Creaux’s Nest – When rain is too much for crop

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Much needed rains came but in some cases, rain is not that good for the crops. Also, timing is everything. Saturday morning I finally found a chance to break away from pressing chores, doctors visits, etc., to visit my friends,

Jackie C. Selby

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The Celebration of Life for Jackie C. Selby, 59, of Orange, will be Saturday, July 26, at 11:00 a.m. at the New Beginnings Outreach Church. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. Rites of Christian burial will follow in Magnolia Memorial Gardens,

Billy Wayne Smith

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Billy Wayne Smith, 41, of Bridge City, passed away July 18, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Born in Deridder, La, Oct. 4, 1972, he was the son of Billy Smith and Zora Carolyn Smith, and step-mother, Deborah Carlolta Vangent. Billy

Otis Gene Duhon

Otis Gene Duhon, 71, of Orange, passed away July 21, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Born in Orange, Oct. 25, 1942, he was the son of Otha Duhon and Lois (Sarver) Duhon. Otis served in the U. S. Air

Orange Police Beat

Officers from the Orange Police Department responded to the following calls between July 21, and the morning of July 22: Found property, 1717 FM 3247 Theft, 816 Moss St. Stolen vehicle, 110 W. New Jersey Health/safety, 4201 FM 105 Theft,

LU offers computer game development course

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 Lamar University’s Department of Computer Science is offering a new course, Introduction to Computer Game Development, designed for students interested in learning more about the game development industry. The course is required as part of a new computer science game

Tracy Byrd to perform at Isle of Capri


Despite canceling all of his tour dates back in 2010, the Southeast Texas legend Tracy Byrd will make his debut on the Isle of Capri Main Stage, Saturday, Aug. 30 at 7:00 pm in the Event Center. Come sing along to signature

Denise English

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Denise English, 51, of Mauriceville, passed from this life on Sunday, July 20, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont after an illness.   Born Oct. 12, 1962 in Cameron, La. to F. C. Faries, Sr. and Rachel (Phillips) Faries, Denise was a

Alice “Maw” Jepson Will Jordan

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Alice  “Maw” Jepson Will Jordan, a past resident of Bridge City for some 33 years, went to be with the lord on July 2, and was laid to rest July 3. Alice was born in the Rosedale Community of Beaumont,

VFW Ladies Auxilliary to hold garage/craft sale

The Ladies Auxiliary to Orange Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2775 will have an indoor garage and craft sale, Oct. 4,  from 7:00 am - 2 pm at the VFW Hall on Highway 87 North (5303 N 16th St).  Tables are now

Barbay steps down as LU receiver’s coach

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Kevin Barbay has resigned his position at Lamar to take a similar position announced Cardinals head coach Ray Woodard Monday afternoon. Barbay served as the Cardinals receivers coach for the past two seasons.“Kevin did a great job here at Lamar both coaching

Orange County Marriage Licenses

The following marriage licenses were issued by the office of Karen Jo Vance, Orange County Clerk, for the week of July 14 through July 18: Brandon J. Lucas and Kaylin R. Little Kristopher K. Kilbourn and Christina M. Krause George

Max Quinn

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Max Quinn, 83, of Nederland, died Friday, July 18, at Kindred Hospital in Houston. He was born on Jan. 8, 1931, in Port Arthur, to Katie B. Parks and Carl Floyd Quinn, and had been a lifelong resident of the

Bertha Olive Arnett

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Bertha Olive Arnett, 102, of Bridge City, passed away on July 13, at her residence. A cremation under the direction of Claybar Haven of Rest will take place. Born in Hutchinson, Ks, on Dec. 2, 1911, she was the daughter