Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 08/24/2016 - 7:24am
Lee Gomez won the kayak race at the First Annual Village Creek Classic on Saturday. Ryan LeBanc finished in second place. The first place team in the canoe race at the Village Creek Classic was the team of Joby Sessions and Chadrick Wilkerson. The second place team was the team of Jessica Boydine and David Newsum.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 08/17/2016 - 7:40am
By Danny Reneau
The Silsbee Chamber of Commerce will host its first canoe and kayak race, known as the Village Creek Classic, on August 20. The race which is designed to raise money for the Chamber will start at the Highway 327 bridge over the Village Creek and run to Baby Galvez.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 08/17/2016 - 7:39am
A storage room was destroyed after fire erupted to the work place behind a home on Vernado Trace in Silsbee on Saturday around 5 p.m. Silsbee Fire Department quickly extinguished the blaze that witnesses said had flames as high as 30-feet in the air. Silsbee fire officials continue to investigate the cause, however one man wasworking on an A/C unit prior to the start of the fire.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 08/10/2016 - 1:32pm
By Daniel Elizondo
A pay scale for sheriff department supervisors is raising eye-brows as a new sheriff takes over with changes imminent in the positions for major, captain, and lieutenant. Hardin County commissioners continue the discussions on the pay scale of each of those positions as wide-spread trimming across the field goes on to balance a budget.