Azalea Garden Club Annual Plant & Garage Sale

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The Vidor Azalea Garden Club will have their Annual Plant & Garage Sale on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 8 am until Noon in the Mellie Nagai Room of the Vidor Public Library located at 440 East Bolivar, Vidor, TX.


Animal Shelter Adoption Event

shelter dogWe have some exciting news! On Saturday, April 22nd the Vidor Animal Control Department will be open from 10am to 2pm for anyone wishing to come and adopt a dog or cat from the shelter.

We will be doing this once a month for the next 4 months. This will be every third Saturday of the month. If you would like to volunteer on any of our adoption days, please contact Sherri at Animal Control, 409-769-8718.

Please keep in mind this is an adoption event for those wishing to find their furever friend(s). We will not be accepting animals on this day. Hope to see everyone there. Spread the news!


Vidor Rotarians to Host Community-Wide Garage Sale

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Vidor Rotary Club will host their Spring Community-Wide Garage Sale on Saturday, April 8 from 8:00 until noon at Woods Plaza parking lot. Spaces rent for $10 each, and must be reserved by Thursday, April 6.  Spaces can be purchased at JKeen’s Florist, or from Sally Andrews at Vidor ISD Administration.

“The event is always great, and we have a good turnout,” says Vidor Rotary Club President Tim Andrews. “This time we have a really neat treat. We will have our brand new green bus out there for children and youth to come take a free book home.  We are very excited to have the community come out and see the new bus, which continues taking food and books to children around town.”

There will be food for sale, as well as books, crafts, and garage sale items.  The public is encouraged to come out and shop.  Patrons keep all of the proceeds from their booths.


East Tram Closed To Thru Traffic

East Tram is closed to through traffic immediately for the next week to ten days. 

Residents of Tram will still be allowed to come and go as needed, but other traffic should take an alternative route. 

We apologize for the inconvenience, and we thank everyone for their cooperation.


GOALS Annual Spelling Bee


April 21, 2017
Lamar State College Student Gym
11:30am - 1:30 pm

 GOALS is once again getting ready for our biggest fundraiser of the year, our annual spelling bee, and we are looking for participants!

  A spelling team is made up of 3 people, and the entry fee is a $350 donation. Anyone in the community may participate. If you aren't able to get a team together, we would appreciate any donation. Super-hero costumes are welcome. Prizes!

 GOALS was established 23 years a go to address the literacy needs in outr area. We have one-on-one basic tutoring in reading, GED preparation, and English as a second language, free of charge. The money raised from this even will go to purchase student materials, GED test scholarships, and operational expenses.

 If you have helped or entered in the past, WE APPRECIATE YOU!

 Please contact the GOALS office if you would be interested in having a teamor sponsoring one.

 Call 409-886-4311 or email rhonda@goals-setx.com

 We hope to see you there!