ORANGE — Veterans were honored at the Annual Veterans Day Program at St. Mary Catholic School this past Monday. The Student Council’s Pride and Patriotism Committee hosted the event, and Texas State Representative Allan Ritter was the guest speaker. Mrs. Angie Smith’s PreK4 class sang God Bless America. Each Veteran present was invited for the roll call, where they talked about their service to our Country. The Veterans pictured attended Monday’s special event.
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Owner of INVISTA donates $1 million to Oklahoma tornado relief
Koch Industries, Inc., owner of INVISTA with operations in Orange, Texas, made a $1 million donation to support relief efforts in Oklahoma following the tornadoes that devastated the cities of Moore and Shawnee, and affected other areas of the state this week.
It’s Always Time to Remember
In the United States we set aside special days of the year to remind us of persons and events important to us.
After birth abortion
There is so much conversation about pro-life or pro-choice and the rights of women when it comes to an unborn child.
Throw the book at him
Sunday school and worship shaped my early childhood church experiences on Sundays when, as a child, I attended the local Church of Christ.
Lutcher Theater has 3 more events on tap for summer
The Lutcher Theater will be anything but quiet this summer.
Elementary student national finalist in essay competition
Michael Lefley met a four year old in Walmart one day that changed his life forever.
So long, Mr. Smith
Respected educator, administrator retiring after 33 years
Bethesda House could offer hope for youth
Pastor Demetrius Moffett of The First Church of God - Orange is striving to put unity back into community.
Texas district that axed sports gets new life
An underperforming South Texas school district that swapped funding sports for new science labs when threatened with closure in 2011 will remain open under an academic agreement announced Tuesday between the district and Texas A&M University-Kingsville.
Area Calendar 5.25.13
Area events for the week starting May 25, 2013:
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