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SISD trustees select 6 candidates for superintendent’s job

Grain of Salt

I stopped at the Village Creek Bridge numerous times this week.


Tigers who signed to play college football during National Signing Day on Feb. 6 were (left to right), Darshon Turk (Lamar), Cameron White (East Texas Baptist), Aaron Sells (Lamar), Sterling Herrington (Lamar) and Kevin Lightfoot (Hardin-Simmons. Coaches attending the signing were (back row, left to right) Jeremy Rich, Jarrod Morris, Cory Harrison, Athletic Director/head football coach Randy Smith, Bryan Webb and Offensive Coordinator Trent Jones.

Five Silsbee High School senior football players will take their talents and skills to the next level as they signed letters of intent on National Signing Day on Feb. 6 in the SHS Auditorium.

Five LHS seniors signed Feb. 6 to continue their athletic careers at the college level. Signing were (left to right) Gabe Sonnier (Abilene Christian), Braden Carter (Texas Lutheran), Taylor Kile (Baker), Ty Cruse (Louisiana College) and Mason Williams (Mary Hardin-Baylor).

LUMBERTON — Five Lumberton High School seniors —three football players, a volleyball and baseball player — all signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers during a ceremony on Feb.


The Silsbee boy soccer team posted two District 20-4A win last week to remain in third place.




The annual Silsbee Chamber of Commerce Banquet is set for Thursday, Feb. 28 at the Silsbee High School Cafeteria.

BEAUMONT — The Texas Department of Transportation announced last week they have approved funding to widen U.S.


Darlene Mae Robinson, 90, of Kountze, died Saturday, February 9, 2019. She was born on February 4, 1929 in Waterloo, Iowa to Hazel Irene Smith and Ernest F. Griefnow.

Sarah Elizabeth Gore, 71, of Silsbee, died Sunday, February 10, 2019. She was born on June 9, 1947 in Gainesville, Missouri to Sarah Elizabeth Hench and Carl Edgar Freeman.

Lester Ann Miller Martel, 73, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019.

Daniel Boone Schull, 79, of Lumberton, passed away Monday, February 11, 2019. He was an iron worker with Local 125.

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

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Silsbee, TX 77656
Phone: 409-385-5278
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