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County Republicans Attend State Convention

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 19 May 16 - 0 Comments

Delegates from Calhoun County recently attended the Texas Republican Convention. Russell Cain, County Chair, was unable to attend the Convention because of some medical problems. It was a great disappointment to all, as he was slated to be a candidate for the National Convention. His leadership was greatly missed. The remaining six delegates all arrived […]

Island Life… by Clint Bennetsen

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 19 May 16 - 0 Comments

Living The Solitude Life Greetings from the island everyone. I hope all of you are doing well and had a wonderful day with mom on Mothers Day, whether in person or visiting with her in heaven. I braved the weekend mainland chaos and ventured in to attend church with mom and the family, and then […]

Crawfish Festival!

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 19 May 16 - 0 Comments

Port O Connor Service Club Chronicles by Kelly Gee

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 19 May 16 - 0 Comments

POC Community Service Club is ready for summer. Our Spring Garage Sale was a huge success and our members rocked the food and drink ticket booth at the Crawfish Festival. We awarded two scholarships to local grads to help them further their life plans and helped to complete some great community projects this past year. […]

Elia “Bea” Milligan Celebrates 100th Birthday

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 19 May 16 - 0 Comments

On May 6th Elia Milligan joined the ever growing population of centenarians. Born on May 6, 1916 in Egan, Louisiana, Elia was the 4th child of 9 children born to Joseph and Belzire Sensat. Sometime in her 20’s she moved to Texas and then found and married Theo Milligan. Together they raised their family in […]

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