Category Archives: Local Schools
High school and middle school students from six school districts throughout Southeast Texas were treated to a Mardi Gras celebration unlike any other. On Friday, Bridge City High School was the site of the first ever Mardi Gras party for
Teachers at Little Cypress Intermediate School found a way to put student letters to Santa to work for a good cause. There are special mailboxes in the Macy’s stores to mail the letters and for every letter to Santa that
St. Mary Catholic School is honored to share the “Good Samaritan” award winners for this week. St. Mary staff nominates students they witness displaying acts of kindness, helping others and showing respect at school. The principal, Donna Darby chose winners
Schedule changes, packing lunches, and the end of summer is what is in store for students and parents as the start of school quickly approaches on August 26. For some local schools, the summer break was a chance to make
The Texas Association of Secondary School Principals recently held its annual summer conference in Austin with administrators from across the entire state in attendance. The event began with the Texas Heroes Awards Dinner held at the Hilton in downtown Austin.
Now that the Little Cypress-Mauriceville CISD $56 million bond issue was approved by voters, school officials will now work on the next steps to fulfilling their plans of safer and more efficient campuses. Committees from each campus will meet with
The Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation congratulates the winners of the 2013 County Finals of the 109th Miriam Lutcher Stark Contest in Reading and Declamation. Students from each of the five Orange County high schools who advanced in
Friday morning Mr. Brian McCorvy, St. Mary Catholic School Board President, cut the ribbon for the school’s 79th annual Spring Festival. The festival will be at 10 a.m. Saturday and close at 5 p.m. Sunday on the school grounds. Mrs.
This year Community Christian School JH Track and Field brought home 36 ribbons. Great job everyone. Below is a list of the events JH placed in and what place they received. Ribbons will be given at the JH awards ceremony.
Bridge City High School juniors Bailey McBee, Trinity King and Brooke Bertles attended the Youth Leadership of Southeast Texas Conference in February where they were challenged to implement a community service project. These young ladies decided to sponsor “The Great
The Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce honored Tara Thompson as the Student of the Month for February. Tara is a senior at Little Cypress-Mauriceville High School where she is on Student Council and a Bear Buddies Mentor. Her teachers
The Better Business Bureau that serves all of Southeast Texas proudly announces students recently chosen as finalists in the BBB’s LAWS OF LIFE Essay Program. Over 2,000 6th, 7th and 8th grade students throughout southeast Texas submitted essays for the
The Bridge City Chamber of Commerce announced the Students of the Month for February at their monthly networking coffee held at aNe Insurance, located at 1025 Texas Avenue, Suite B. Macy Hamilton was chosen as the Orangefield Student of the
Tyffani Hinson and Amahri Finister each won $2000 scholarships and campus titles in the West Orange – Stark High School finals of the 109th Miriam Lutcher Stark Contest in Reading and Declamation held Sunday at the Carl Godwin Auditorium. Hinson
Despite the heavy rains the night before and drizzling rain Wednesday, Feb. 6, Little Cypress Intermediate School held a ground breaking ceremony for their new “Stay and Play Recreational Area.” This is a playground that is being designed and built
Orangefield High School senior, Dustin Sorge, was selected to represent OHS in the Protégé Art Contest held in Beaumont at the Art Museum of Southeast Texas. He will participate in a workshop to mat and frame his self-portrait. His artwork
The 2013-2014 Bridge City Strutters were announced after tryouts recently. Thirty Strutters are as follows: SENIORS are Hailey Ashworth, Ashley Cisneros, Ciara Cooper, Kayla Gallegos, Victoria Gauthier, Aubrey Hale, Karissa Kordish and Madison Lyons. JUNIORS are Sydni Beuhler, Hannah Carruth,
A public information meeting regarding the conditions and current needs of Little Cypress-Mauriceville CISD will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 18 in the high school library. At the top of the list in needed improvements is the
Orangefield High School students participated in the Port Neches-Groves High School Invitational UIL meet on Saturday, Feb. 2. The results are as follows: Computer Applications: Luke Johnson – second place, Eric Truncale – third place, and Kimanh Tsan – sixth place.