Downtown Silsbee will be bustling with people with the 24th annual “Christmas in The Big Thicket” at the Silsbee Public Library, 295 North 4th Street, on Saturday, Dec. 5.
Judy Ruggles (front row, far right) presents Diane Miller, co-director of Christian Care Center in Silsbee, with a $1,000 check donation from Cruise ’N Silsbee on Nov. 17. Attending the check presentation were (front row, left to right) Leigh Waldrop and Margaret Smith; (back row, left to right) Susie James, Linda Knight, Tammy DeGaravilla and Carolyn Thibodeaux. PHOTO BY DANNIE OLIVEAUX
AUSTIN — Last week, the Texas Veterans Commission’s (TVC) Fund for Veterans’ Assistance (FVA) presented more than $30.7 million in grants to 109 organizations across Texas.
KOUNTZE — During a special meeting on Nov. 16, the Hardin County Commissioners Court approved to accept the canvassing results of the Nov. 3 general election, according to the Texas Election Code.
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Thursday, Nov. 12
The Silsbee Chamber of Commerce conducted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Tom Walters, the new owner of the State Farm Office in Silsbee. Chamber Executive Director Sonja Kelly and several Chamber board members attend the event. Walters (center) prepares to cut the ribbon along with his daughters, Ashlyn and Kaleigh (front), his wife Whitney (next to Walters) and employee Katelynn Garza. PHOTO BY DANNIE OLIVEAUX
There was a variety of Halloween costumes that were on display on infants, youngsters, teenagers and during the Halloween Bash in downtown Silsbee on Oct. 31. PHOTOS BY DANNIE OLIVEAUX
AUSTIN — On Wednesday, Nov. 11, Texas Land Commissioner and Chairman of the Veterans Land Board George P. Bush will be hosting a virtual Veterans Day ceremony to honor and recognize our nation's heroes who dedicated their lives to fighting for our freedom.