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Get Your Fishing Poles Ready

Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 21 Sep 13 - 1 Comment

Discovering Seadrift by Jasmine Gordon The sun was in full force and the mosquitoes on duty as I headed south on 238. I arrived in Seadrift, turned right on 9th Street and headed towards Bay Avenue. I was excited to see the new pier which recently opened. The pier stands at 300 feet plus a […]

What an awesome Summer, 2013! Your Chamber directors, members and even ones that are not in our local chamber deserve a huge pat on the back. This group went above and beyond to represent our great little town and help us achieve a dream that we had when we came aboard in the beginning of […]

Cemetery Board Making Improvements

Archived in the category: General Info
Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 21 Sep 13 - 0 Comments

Sometime between the years 1909 and 1919, five acres on Monroe Street in Port O’Connor were set aside for the community’s use as a cemetery. It wasn’t until March of 2005 after the Port O’Connor Service Club built a pavilion to host services at the cemetery, that much thought was given to just how many […]

If you consider your family’s gumbo recipe to be the best there ever was, or if you’re one of those Texas cooks who excels in the preparation of chili, Jim Hooper invites you to show what you can do at the 5th Annual Chili and Gumbo Cook Off on Saturday, October 26, 2013 at the […]

Island Life… By Clint Bennetsen

Archived in the category: Featured Writers, General Info, Island Life
Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 21 Sep 13 - 2 Comments

  Fall, Rain & Mosquitoes Are In The Air Greetings from the island everyone. Hope all of you are doing well and have benefited from the rain that has fallen from the sky lately. I went pretty much the entire summer here on the island with no real measurable rain, and now in the past […]

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