Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 05/20/2015 - 9:51am
The Silsbee Garden Club met Tuesday, April 28 at the home of Sandy and Paul Lewis. The hostess were Sandy Lewis, Patsy Gerngross, Kay Bennett, Pat Cooper and Connie Duprie. Twenty-one members attended
and one guest, Beverly Barnett.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 05/20/2015 - 9:50am
Brittany Anne Crysel and Andrew Eron McClusky exchanged marriage vows February 21, 2015 at Freedom Fellowship Church in Silsbee. Rev. Kevin McClusky performed the double ring ceremony. Parents of the couple are Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Crysel and Rev. and Mrs. Kevin Mc- Clusky, all of Silsbee.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:27am
One can look at research and see Americans are living longer and theAmerican population is aging as a whole. In the early 1900’s the average life expectancy was 47 years. By 2005 that number increased to 78. An individual
today living to the age of 65 can expect to live, on average, another 18 years.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:26am
National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12, Florence Nightingale’s birthday. These permanent dates enhance planning and position National Nurses Week as an established recognition event.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 04/15/2015 - 9:57am
An open house was recently held for newly elected district clerk, Dana Hogg. Joining in the celebration were (from left), Jann, Stewart, Brandi Stutts, Dist. Clerk Dana Hogg, Shawn Silcox, Tracie Morgan and Telisha Green.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:11am
The home of Wilmer and Betty Morgan at 106 Timberlane has been chosen by the Silsbee Garden Club to be the Yard of the Month for April. At this time of the year, the bright burst of coral miniature azaleas catch the eye first. They line the front of the house with boxwoods in the background.
The Kountze Public Library has received a few awards and grants in their mission to help better serve the community. It is the librarians' desire to update their existing tech in order to keep up with the growing technology. This year, they have received four grants that will help them achieve their goals: the James L. Love award, two Entergy grants, and the Edge Initiative grant.