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Tue
20
Jun

Reading Camp

Students in Vidor ISD Community Education/Vidor Rotary Club’s summer reading camp have been attending programs in the Vidor Public Library’s summer reading program each week.

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Tue
20
Jun

DPS graduates 122 new highway patrol troopers

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw today was joined by members of the Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC), including PSC Chairman Steven P. Mach, as the department commissioned 122 men and women as the state’s newest Highway Patrol Troopers. Chairman Mach was the keynote speaker during the recruit graduation ceremony, which was held today in Austin.


“It takes a special kind of person to be willing to sacrifice their safety in order to protect others from danger,” Chairman Mach said. “In joining DPS, you have declared to the world that you intend to live a life of purpose serving and protecting the people of the great State of Texas. We are extremely fortunate for your dedication to duty and are proud of each and every one of you – our newest Texas State Troopers.”

Thu
15
Jun

Cops ‘n Kids Picnic

Many of the generous sponsors of the 22nd Annual Orange County Sheriff’s “Cops ‘n Kids Picnic” set up booths to give away all kinds of goodies to the kids. Without these commercial and private sponsors to help the Sheriff’s Office with general picnic donations, the Sheriff would not be able to put on the “Picnic” each year.

 

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Tue
13
Jun

Summer Reading Camp

Kids in the Vidor ISD/Vidor Rotary Club summer reading camp studied insects during their first week. They made bugs to wear on their heads. The students are participating in the Vidor Public Library’s summer reading program, and will all achieve a goal of reading twenty books.

 

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Tue
13
Jun

Kiwanis Club of Orange awards scholarships

The Kiwanis Club of Orange recently presented two $1,000 scholarships to students from local high schools. The QB Culpepper Leadership Award was given to Bailey Noah, a graduate of Little Cypress-Mauriceville High School. Bailey will study telecommunications at Texas A & M University. Jared Dupree, a West Orange-Stark graduate, received the Ben Culpepper Leadership Award. He will attend the University of Texas-Austin, where he plans to study health and society.

The Leadership Awards are given in memory of QB and Ben Culpepper, father and son who have been involved in education, as well as the Kiwanis Club for years. QB was a founding member of the Orange Kiwanis and served as superintendent of the Mauriceville school district from 1931-1940.

 

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Thu
08
Jun

Wild Wednesdays Family Programs set

ORANGE – Every Wednesday, June 21 until August 16, 2017, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center will be hosting family-friendly educational programs. These programs are included with the cost of admission. Space is limited for Wild Wednesday Programs, so we request that you reserve a spot before each program by calling 409.670.0803 or on our website at shangrilagardens.org.

 

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Thu
08
Jun

Most Unusual

Meighan Shouse and her “Pet” Longhorn steer Charlie pose for a picture at the 2017 Texas Bar-BQ Festival. Charlie was reported as gentle and tolerant of people and even posed for pictures with strangers.

 

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Tue
06
Jun

Senior Walk

Vidor High School seniors wore their caps and gowns to parade the hallways of the three elementary campuses on Tuesday, May 23. “Pomp and Circumstance” was played as the students walked, perhaps encouraging those younger than them to dream of the day when they, also, will graduate from Vidor High School.

 

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Tue
06
Jun

Honesty & Integrity Award

Pine Forest Masonic Lodge #1420 presented two VHS juniors with the Honesty & Integrity award on May 11th, 2017.

 

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Tue
06
Jun

VE Kindergarten Graduation

Above, Vidor Elementary librarian Ashley Nele joined a group from the Class of 2029 at Vidor Elementary’s Kindergarten graduation on Thursday, May 25. Below, Zerionna Garza received her Kindergarten diploma from Vidor Elementary principal Mr. Jeff Leger and her teacher, Mrs. Theriot.

 

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