Category Archives: Bulletin Board

OCRT Group to meet

The Orange County Retired Teachers group will meet on Monday, Feb. 9, at 10:30 am, at Wesley United Methodist Church, 401 37th Street, Orange. Guest speaker will be a member of Shangri La Botanical Gardens, giving advice on spring planting

Orange AAUW collecting books for annual sale

The Orange Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is beginning their annual drive to collect “gently used” books for their scholarship fund. All books, fiction, non-fiction, hardbound and paperback are needed. Also wanted are audio and video tapes,

American Legion to hold BBQ fundraiser

The American Legion Post 49, 108 Green Ave., Orange will hold a BBQ plate lunch fund raiser from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm, Thursday, Feb. 5. Cost of each dinner is $8 and consists a link, potato salad, beans, bread

BCLL to hold informational “Road Show”

Bridge City Little League will hold a meeting hosted by the Texas Little League, District 32. Little League representatives from Williamsport, Pa. and Waco, will be conducting the meeting. The goal of the meeting is to make board members and

American Legion hosts Valentine’s dance

The American Legion Post 49 is sponsoring a Valentine’s Dance with karaoke by Chad with Texas Star. The dance will be Wednesday, Feb. 14, at 7:00 pm at the American Legion, 108 Green Ave., Orange. Those in attendance will be

Dr. Jimmy Jones celebrates birthday/anniversary

James B. “Jimmy”  Jones, MD will be celebrating his 75th birthday, from 3:00 – 6:00 pm, Saturday. Jan. 31, at  Winfree Baptist Church on Hwy. 62 in Orange. Dr. Jones will also be celebrating 50 years of Medical Practice. Dr.

BC Project Graduation holds fundraiser at Texas Roadhouse

Bridge City Project Graduation will host a fundraiser night at Texas Roadhouse, 8575 Memorial Blvd., Port Arthur, from 4:00 to 20:00 pm. When diners eat at Texas Roadhouse during the fundraiser, BCPG will receive 10% back from each check/flyer collected.

BC Knights to sell “Super Bowl” ribs

The Bridge City Knight’s of Columbus will be selling Super Bowl XLIX ribs Jan. 22. Advance tickets may be bought from any KC member, or by emailing to Cherry wood St. Louis cut pork ribs will be $18 per

BCHS Alumni Association to meet

The next meeting of the BCHS Alumni Association is Thursday, Jan. 22, at 5:30 p.m. in the BCHS counselors’ conference room.  

Chuck Young Alumni Baseball Game Feb. 21

The Chuck Young Alumni Classic Baseball Game is planned for Saturday, Feb. 21, at the BCHS Baseball Field. The Homerun Derby will begin at 11:00 a.m., and the alumni game will start at 12:30 p.m.  Those interested in participating in the derby

Gus Harris to speak to OC Historians

The Orange County Historical Society will have their first quarterly program of the year Feb. 3, at 6:30 pm, in the conference room of the Orange Public Library. Gus Harris, Jr., who along with his family, has been engaged in

Orange Chapter of DAR to meet

The William Diamond Chapter of The Daughters of the American Revolution of Orange will have their monthly meeting Monday, Jan. 19, at 10:00 a.m.  The meeting will be held at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Bridge City. Refreshments will

Master Gardeners to host plant fair

The Orange County Master Gardener’s Annual Bloomin’ Crazy Plant Fair will be held Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 8:00 am – 1 pm at Jewel Cormier Park, 8235 FM 1442, Orangefield (Exit 869 S off IH 10). Perennials, annuals, shrubs, tropical, Satsuma’s,

El Mina Shrine hosts Mardi Gras, Valentines dance

The El Mina Shrine will host a dance Feb. 14, at 8:00 pm at the Orange County Convention and Expo Center on Hwy. 1442 in Orange. Music will be provided by Na Na Sha. Tickets are $30 per couple and

VFW to hold fundraiser

The Men’s Auxilliary of the VFW Post 2775 in Orange will hold a spaghetti and meatball fundraiser Wednesday, Jan. 14, at 6:30 pm. Plates are $7 each and will be available until 7:30 pm. The public is invited. For more

Writer’s Guild meeting scheduled

There will be a writers guild meeting Tuesday, Jan. 6, at 6:00 pm at the Brown Hearing Center. Please RSVP to Karen Stevens at  

BCLL holding registration for Spring 2015

Bridge City Little League is accepting registration for boys and girls ages 4-16 for Spring 2015. There will be divisions for baseball, softball, and challenge league. Registration may be completed online by visiting . If you prefer to register

Eagles to host new year’s dance

The Fraternal Order of Eagles will have a New Year’s dance featuring Creole Cooking Dec. 31, from 8:00 pm until midnight. The cost will be $10 per person and reservations are available.  Outside snacks will be allowed, but no outside

BC Project Grad to sponsor parents’ night out

The Bridge City Project Graduation is sponsoring a parents’ night out Dec. 19, from 6:30 – 9:30 pm, at the Bridge City Elementary cafeteria. Ages 3 – 12 will enjoy movie night pizza, popcorn, drinks and treats. Cost is$15 per

AgriLife Extension to offer diabetes education classes

Have you been told by your healthcare provider you are Diabetic or Pre-Diabetic? If you answered yes, then come join us for our 2015 Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Diabetes Educational session. The first session will be held Tuesday mornings, 10:00 am to 12:00

BC Knights taking orders for Christmas hams

The Bridge City Knights of Columbus will be selling cherry wood smoked PIT (Partially Internally Trimmed) hams for Christmas meals. Advance orders must be placed with a KC member, or by email at, by Sunday, Dec. 14. These hams