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The Silsbee Police Department had a light week from Dec. 3-10. They had three warrant arrests and a Class C midemeanor arrest.

Thursday, Dec. 13

BAND CONCERT: The Silsbee Middle and Silsbee High School band will perform a Christmas concert at 6:30 p.m. in the SHS Auditorium.


The Silsbee Police Department reported a robbery of a women at a local retail business last week.



ZAVALLA — The Evadale Rebels brought home the championship trophy with a 74-65 win over host Zavalla in the Zavalla Jubilee Tournament on Dec. 8.


GOODRICH — The Evadale Lady Rebels whipped host Goodrich, 62-26, for third place in the Goodrich Tournament on Dec. 8.

The 62-point game was the highest output for Evadale this season.


The Silsbee Chamber of Commerce announced the winners for the 2018 Christmas in the Big Thicket Lighted Parade recently.

The winners were:

Several Silsbee Middle School students took a copy of The Silsbee Bee with them while at the 2018 Junior High and Junior Varsity All-American Thanksgiving Tour at Walt Disney World Resorts in Orlan


William Olen Neely, 64, of Silsbee, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018. He was born in Jasper.

Patricia Morain, 74, of Buna, passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2018. She was born in Versailles, Missouri.

Larry Don Taylor Sr., 73, of Lumberton, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018.

He was born in Beaumont and was a United States Navy veteran.

Erma Jewel Powell Kocurek, 84, of Lumberton, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018. She was born in Chester.

Photo Galleries

An unidentified girls walks her goat around the ring Oct. 19 during the Hardin County Youth Project Show and Auction at the John Blair Pavilion in Kountze.

The Silsbee Bee

P.O. Box 547
Silsbee, TX 77656
Phone: 409-385-5278
Fax: 409-385-5270