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Wed
15
Jul

FIRST MISSIONARY REACHES 115

The First Missionary Baptist Church will observe its 115th Church Anniversary on July 26, 2015. Reverend Alvin Nonette, Pastor of Johnson Memorial Missionary Baptist Church in Beaumont, will deliver the anniversary message at 3 p.m.

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Wed
15
Jul

Petition circulates for Callahan Road closure

By Daniel Elizondo

Two Lumberton citizens began a petition drive to close Callahan Road which is partially the property of Hardin County and the City of Lumberton. Both the county and the city agreed to close the road temporarily after a rash of illegal trash dumping that is becoming an eye sore for nearby residents.

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Wed
15
Jul

Budget cuts looming for county

By Daniel Elizondo

Discussions continue for officials of Hardin County as the fiscal year budget deadline approaches at the end of the month. Though the county is dead against layoffs, already one position is being lost in the health department after projected spending could be higher than last fiscal year.

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Wed
08
Jul

How one door explains an incident in Hardin County in the 1800’s.

The Museum of Hardin County is open to researching and accepting items that are donated for display. Curator Cecil Wells was determined to get one particular item in the museum. One that he said holds significant history during the days of the Civil War. It wasn’t too long ago that Wells found what he was looking for. A prized door of a cabin that holds the evidence of an attempted murder in Hardin County. “I really wanted this door here for a long time,” Wells said. “I had heard about it, and knew it was out there somewhere.”

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Wed
08
Jul

The Natural Way

Mike and Robin Jones of Lumberton have always been interested in growing fresh greens for their meals. Soil gardening was the typical way to get natural vegetables, however, after discovering new ways to grow the freshest of greens, a newfound project has begun for the couple. Robin has always grown a garden, whether for the family, or for friends and others to enjoy, but she wanted to take it one step further.

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Wed
08
Jul

Former Silsbee grad moves on to bigger and better things in NYC as a news producer.

Amber Willis’ desire to become a television news personality was well on track. The Silsbee native with strong family ties to the area, was destined to be in front of the camera. “I wanted to be on the air, but I had a boss tell me I wasn’t ‘pretty enough’ and my accent wasn’t TV friendly,” she said. “The boss that told me that is no longer in the industry.”

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Wed
08
Jul

Work progressing on SISD projects

The summer is now half over and Silsbee ISD is well on its way to preparing for the coming year. Superintendent of Schools Richard Bain reports that the district has hired all the teachers it needs except four. They had a recent resignation at the high school and are now in need of a Spanish teacher. They need three teachers at Pace Academy and have one first grade position open.

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Wed
08
Jul

Buna student wins Built Ford Tough scholarship

Silsbee Ford-Lincoln, Inc. Hwy 92 in Fred presented a $1,000.00 scholarship to Jaelyn Heirtzler of Buna High School. The scholarship is part of the Built Ford Tough scholarship program. Heirtzler plans to attend Tyler Junior College in Tyler, Tex. and pursue a career in the field of Occupational Therapy.

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Wed
08
Jul

Supreme Court should live under Obamacare

The Supreme Court’s recent decision to ignore the letter of the law and uphold the Obama Administration’s unconstitutional rewrite of Obamacare undermines the American people’s trust and confidence in our nation’s highest court. Justice Scalia summed up the Court’s actions rightly when he called them “absurd” and opined that “words no longer have meaning” under the Court’s ruling in King v. Burwell.

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Wed
01
Jul

Fireworks Frenzy

Rain didn’t put a damper on the annual fireworks show put on by Texas Outlaw Fireworks at Silsbee High School on Saturday. A downpour in the early afternoon sent officials scrambling, however, it all cleared upmaking for the perfect show.

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