A few of the fire hydrants that have been painted. The Bee, in connection with the Silsbee Fire Department and City of Silsbee, is hosting a “Fire Hydrant Painting and Decorating Competition” during June. Judging is July 4.
The Silsbee Police Department reported 11 arrest recently. Nine were for outstanding warrants.
The Lumberton Police Department reported 19 arrests recently. Four were for Class C misdemeanors and one was for an outstanding warrant.
The Hardin County Sheriff's Office released the following information.
AUSTIN - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is accepting applications through Aug. 28, for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). This program provides relief to producers who were impacted with price declines and marketing costs due to the spread of COVID-19.
The Master’s Men announced they’ve made the decision to cancel their 20th Annual Gospel Reunion set for August 8, and rescheduled for 2021, circumstances permitting.
The Ice House Museum and Cultural Center in Silsbee have just completed a large permanent exhibit of the fullsized side of a 1920s house with a 1920s fully-furnished kitchen, according to Museum Curator Susan Kilcrease.
The Fred Miller Award is awarded to students in fourth and fifth grades, who exemplify all A’s and E’s in conduct on their report card and perfect attendance for the year.
Vanessa Medeles (center), owner of Little Mexico, cuts the ribbon during the restaurant’s grand opening on June 6. Medeles established her business north of Silsbee several years ago and decided to move to Pine Plaza. Her restaurant specializes in her street tacos and Mexican dishes, and also offers breakfast. She is surrounded by family friends, staff, Silsbee Chamber board members and Little Miss Silsbee Mia Franks.