2019 VHS grad Cadet Andrew Barlow excels at West Point

Cadet Andrew Barlow pictured on the left, and his roommate, Michael Norris, on his right

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
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Cadet Andrew Barlow, a graduate of Vidor Highschool, began attending West Point on Congressman Babin’s nomination on July 1st, 2019. Now, over a year later, Cadet Barlow has distinguished himself as... + continue reading
Vidor Rotary Club to host Annual Chili Dinner

Vidor Rotary Club will host a grab and go chili dinner fundraiser on Election Day, November 3. It supports the green bus Read and Feed program.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
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Vidor Rotary Club will once again host their annual Election Day chili dinner, this time with grab and go for social distancing. "We will miss being about to have the students performing and folks... + continue reading
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A 21-year old Louisiana man was killed Tuesday morning when the pickup he was riding in crashed into the rear of a car hauler trailer on westbound IH-10 near Doty Road. Preliminary investigation indicates the truck pulling the trailer had some type of mechanical difficulty and both were stopped in the inside lane when struck by the pickup.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
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An early morning crash on Interstate 10 near Doty Road east of Vidor has claimed the life of a 21-year old Louisiana man.According to a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) spokesperson, at... + continue reading
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020
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VHS Senior Maryn Chilton was crowned the 2020 VHS Homecoming Queen Friday evening in Pirate Stadium. She is pictured here with her escort, Bradley Chilton. + continue reading
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VHS 2019 Homecoming Queen Bailee Rowe was escorted by VHS Principal James McDowell. + continue reading

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10/28/2020
Almost half of the eligible voters in Orange County have voted early for the November 3 general election. Through Monday, 24,580 of Orange County’s 54,443 eligible voters have taken the opportunity to vote early at one of the four early voting locations in the county.To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://... + continue reading
10/28/2020
The Vidor Pirate football junior varsity dominated the Livingston Lions 28-0 Thursday at Pirate Stadium.To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://etypeservices.com/Vidor%20VidorianID532/ + continue reading

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A 21-year old Louisiana man was killed Tuesday morning when the pickup he was riding in crashed into the rear of a car hauler trailer on westbound IH-10 near Doty Road. Preliminary investigation indicates the truck pulling the trailer had some type of mechanical difficulty and both were stopped in the inside lane when struck by the pickup.

10/21/2020
An early morning crash on Interstate 10 near Doty Road east of Vidor has claimed the life of a 21-year old Louisiana man.According to a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) spokesperson, at approximately 5:50 a.m., troopers responded to a multiple vehicle crash on Interstate 10 in Orange County just beyond Doty Road.The preliminary DPS crash... + continue reading
Early voting underway in November 3 election, Early voting underway in November 3 election
10/14/2020
Registered voters may head to the polls to vote early in the November 3 General Election now through October 30 at any one of four Orange County voting locations regardless of where you live in the county.On the ballot are federal, state and, depending on the county precinct in which you live, county and local elections. The top of the ballot is... + continue reading
Vidor ISD holds groundbreaking for new Oak Forest School

Pictured above: (left to right) VISD Board of Trustees members Carrie Vincent and Rollie Burr, VISD Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jay Killgo, and VISD Board of Trustees members David Long Natalie Long, Mike Helms, and Gina VanDevender.

, Vidor ISD holds groundbreaking for new Oak Forest School
10/14/2020
Dignitaries were on hand Tuesday for the official groundbreaking of the new $18 million Oak Forest Elementary School. The new school built on the Highway 12 site of its namesake destroyed by Hurricane Harvey flooding in 2017.Vidor ISD Superintendent Dr. Jay Killgo said “contractors estimate 14 months to complete a campus build. I would to see us... + continue reading
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JV RB Caleb Dean bursts out of the backfield as #4 Ricky Gall, #50 Brooklyn Freeman, and #51 Jesse Meyers get out front to block.

10/28/2020
The Vidor Pirate football junior varsity dominated the Livingston Lions 28-0 Thursday at Pirate Stadium.To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://etypeservices.com/Vidor%... + continue reading
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Claire Villadsen, foreground, sets the ball for Rylee Sherman, center.

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Brooklyn Healy prepares to set the ball in action against LCM last week.

21/10/20

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10/28/2020
10 Years agoOctober 28, 2010: Ms. Johnnie Andrus of Vidor was nominated and selected by the Orange County Commissioners’ Court to be a member of the County’s Hotel and Motel Tax Committee on Monday.... + continue reading

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Vidor ISD teachers Holly Pruitt and Mary Majors represented the Vidor ISD at the Southeast Texas Food Bank’s School Tools Teacher Drive-Thru giveaway on Saturday and came back with this haul of goodies!!!

10/21/2020
The Vidor ISD picked up some much appreciated school supplies over the weekend, thanks to the Southeast Texas Food Bank’s School Tools Program.According to the organization’s website, "Our School... + continue reading
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21/10/20
Vidor ISD Names Oak Forest Custodial Staff September Employees of the Month, Article Image Alt Text, Article Image Alt Text, Article Image Alt Text

Oak Forest custodial staff, named VISD Employees of the Month, are pictured with Dr. Jay Killgo, Superintendent of Schools, and Oak Forest principal Carolyn Wedgeworth, right. They are Brittany Hawk, Head Custodian Sherry Peddy, Emily Lewis, Amalia Cabrera, Rhonda Wales, and Christine Jones.

23/09/20