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Port O’Connor Chamber Begins New Year

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 16 Jan 14 - 0 Comments

Chamber Chat by LaJune Pitonyak The Port O’Connor Chamber of Commerce is looking forward to a prosperous year ahead in 2014. At the December 9th meeting, election for the 2014 directors was held. Directors for the upcoming year are as follows: Mary Jo Walker, Ann Brownlee, Sylvia Rodriguez, Donna Pyle, Beverly Clifton, Darla Parker, Donnie […]

He Made A Difference

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 16 Jan 14 - 1 Comment

Clarence Albrecht Nov. 24, 1918 – Jan. 8, 2014 PORT O’CONNOR – Clarence Louis Albrecht, 95, of Port O’Connor passed away Wednesday, Jan. 8. Funeral services were held Saturday at the Port O’Connor Community Center, followed by interment in the Port O’Connor Cemetery. He is survived by his wife, Naomi Albrecht, and daughter, Janice Albrecht […]

Parade to Honor Korean War Veterans

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 16 Jan 14 - 0 Comments

Often referred to as “The Forgotten War”, the Korean War (June 25, 1950 – July 27, 1953) was a war against Communism and ended with Korea officially divided into two nations, North (Communist) Korea and South Korea. To honor the heroes who served in the Korean War, a parade has been scheduled for February 1, […]

Island Life… By Clint Bennetsen

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 16 Jan 14 - 0 Comments

Quiet And Cold On The Island Greetings from the island everyone. Hope all of you are doing well and had a wonderful Christmas with the family and friends. The weather and tides cooperated, so Barnacle and I were able to run in Christmas Eve for a family get-together at my sisters in Seadrift, and then […]

2014 Annual Sweetheart Banquet – February 13

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 16 Jan 14 - 0 Comments

The 19th. Annual Sweethart Banquet sponsored by Port O’Connor First Baptist Church, will be Thursday, February 13, 2014, 6:30 p.m. at the Port O’Connor Community Center. Enjoy a delicious charcoal broiled steak dinner with all the trimmings for $8.00. Entertainment will be by Port O’Connor’s own “Danny Bourg and the Classics”. The Community Center will […]

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