Ila Jay of the Baptist Hospital Volunteer Auxiliary (third from left) presented the Silsbee Christian Care Center with a $1,000 check to help assist with utilities, food or whatever need to help the needy people of the Silsbee area. Also at the check presentation were (left to right) Don Longenberger, Susie James, Patsy Gerngross, Linda Knight, Tammy DeGaravilla, Leigh Waldrep, Carolyn Thibodeau and Jerry Knight (back).
Tristin Bell (center) earned his nationally ranked fourthdegree black belt from Tiger Rock Tae Kwon Do. He began training at Lumberton Tae Kwon Do at age 6 and has completed 27 belt testings to reach this level. Bell was recognized as the youngest student in the area to achieve such a high rank during his formal belt presentation at Lumberton TKD. Bell, the son of Chris and Tracy Bell, is a freshman at Silsbee High School. Pictured with Bell is Bobby Core (left), co-owner and sixth-degree black belt, and Chris Melancon, lead instructor and Level 2 fourth-degree black belt. COURTESY PHOTO
The Hardin County Christian Care Center of Silsbee is seeking food donation and other items.
PHOTO BY DANIEL ELIZONDO
KOUNTZE —Through the Farm Bureau Feeding Texas Co-op Contribution Program, Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) and county Farm Bureaus donated $333,793 to feed families in local communities.
HARDIN COUNTY — Residents are doing their part to collect food, water, supplies, and donation to assist survivors of Hurricane Laura in Lake Charles and other parts of Southwest Louisiana.
Silsbee ISD Board of Trustees approved the calendar and student handbook during the regular monthly meeting on Sept. 8.
HARDIN COUNTY — The enrollment numbers from area school districts have been reported and 22 percent and lower of the number of students in each district is taking classes remotely.