Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 02/11/2015 - 9:02am
By Meagan Moore
Every year, the Silsbee Chamber of Commerce hands out awards to those chosen for Teacher of the Year, Citizen of the Year, and Business of the Year. However, this year, the chamber decided to add a new award, one that now includes an emergency responder to the annual awards.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:53am
Voice teacherMelinda Stanton of Silsbee is pleased to announce that her students Rebecca Joy Darby, Soprano 1, and Elijah Paul Boughan, Bass 2, have been selected to the TMEA(TexasMusic Educators’ Association) All-State Choir.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:37am
The Hardin County Area Go Texan organization held its annual Chili Cookoff on Saturday. There were 19 entries as judges shown here making their decision. First place winner taking home $500 was Jared Watson.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 01/07/2015 - 10:19am
Pedro Ramos, fourth grade student at Kountze Elementary, received his Certificate of Achievement from the Guadalupe Mountains National Park Junior Ranger Program. Pedro spent six weeks investigating and completing the special activities contained in the workbook provided by the National Park Service.
Submitted by News Staff on Tue, 12/30/2014 - 10:26pm
The Silsbee Garden Club met in the barn of Linda and Fred Miller. The Garden Club always looks forward to having its December Christmas meeting in the Millers barn. The club greatly appreciates the generosity.
Submitted by News Staff on Tue, 12/23/2014 - 8:17am
By Meagan Moore
The Twisted Fishing Bass Club uses their love for fishing to give back to the community, especially during Christmas time. For the 2014 year, the club was able to raise and donate $1,200 to the Hardin CountyAngel Tree organization. President of the club, Rusty Stephens, states that next year they plan on raising double of what they did this year.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 8:48am
Ashlie Renee of Silsbee, has been teaching art in Beaumont. Here she is pictured with a few of her local students Kallirose Smith, Wyatt Smith, Zoe Womack, Tori Freeman, Kayne Taylor, Jake Smith, and Caleb McGallion