27
Apr
2016

Public Medical Assistance

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Legacy Community Development Corporation and Gulf Coast Health Center bring affordable health care to Vidor, TX and surrounding areas.
 
 
 
27
Apr
2016

Free Comic Book Day 2016

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MAY 7th 2016 IS FREE COMIC BOOK DAY AT THE LYONS DEN!!

Lyons Den in Vidor, Texas is one of thousands of comic book shops around the world celebrating the biggest day in the comic book industry and comic art form, Saturday, May 7th. On Free Comic Book Day, (AKA The first Saturday in May)  over 5.6 million comic books will be given away by participating stores worldwide, introducing as many people as possible to the wonders of comic books!

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“Free Comic Book Day is a great event for the whole community. The variety of stories that are told in modern comics today ensure that readers of all ages — children, teens, and adults – can find something appropriate that will stir their imaginations,” said Kelly Lyons, owner of the Lyons Den.

Celebrating its fifteenth year, Free Comic Book Day has proven to be an annual success, introducing new readers to the wonders of comics the first Saturday of May, every year. “Even if you have never picked up a comic book, we want to welcome everyone into the Lyons Den on May 7th, because there are so many amazing things to discover through comics, and we can’t wait to share them.”



This is our 4th year at the he Lyons Den celebrating Free Comic Book Day, offering the community a fun, family-oriented event where everyone can find a comic they will enjoy. We will be giving away about three thousand books. We at the Lyons Den want to spread the word that comics are perfect for today’s times," Lyons continued. "Recently comic books and graphic novels have been propelled to the front ranks of pop culture, many being adapted into movies. Comics are a fun and enduring form of entertainment for readers to dive into, as imagination comes to life with the turn of every page. The first Saturday of May has been and will continue being a big day in the comic book world.
 

 

Regular updates, information about comic books, and a list of participating publishers and their free comics are all online at  www.freecomicbookday.com.
 
Free Comic Book Day kicks off at 12:00 p.m. and runs until 5:00 p.m. at the Lyons Den located at 365 North Main in Vidor, Texas. Call 409-783-3393, visit our store website at www.lyonsdengames.com or follow us on Facebook for more information.
22
Apr
2016

Vidor ISD to Host Spring Arts Afternoon

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Vidor Independent School District will host Arts Afternoon on Friday, April 29 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the VISD Administrative Annex, 200 S. Archie Street. The afternoon will feature some amazingly talented young people from Vidor High School and Vidor Junior High who will have artwork on display. According to Assistant Superintendent Johnny Ross, “We have had some fabulous art in the past....

Read more at The Orange Leader

16
Apr
2016

Vidor Rotarians support Deweyville teachers, students

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Vidor Rotarians support Deweyville teachers, students | Orange Leader

Special to The Leader Vidor Rotary Club members put their motto of SERVICE ABOVE SELF to work on Thursday as they took the green bus full of books and school supplies to Deweyville for the elementary teachers who lost everything in the recent floods.

14
Apr
2016

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

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The South East Texas Regional Planning Commission is hosting a Household Hazardous Waste and Scrap Tire Collection Event, Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at the Lumberton High School parking lot located at 103 S. LHS Drive, Hwy 69 South.  During this free event, the SETRPC is collecting items that could cause damage to your health and/or the environment so be sure to take advantage of this opportunity.  For more information, please click HERE.  
 
 
08
Apr
2016

Vidor Azalea Garden Club

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Vidor Azalea Garden Club Plant and Garage Sale April 13, 2016.
 
20
Apr
2015

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY

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15
Apr
2015

Extended Hours for Christian Care Center

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The United Christian Care Center will have extended hours in the month of April. The Center will be open for food distribution on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Please bring proof of Vidor residency.

For additional information, please call the Christian Care Center at (409) 769-2861 or e-mail the Center at vuccc@att.net.
 

09
Apr
2015

Notice of edc Meeting

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“The Orange County Economic Development Corporation meeting will  meet at Vidor City Hall on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 2:00 pm.  This is another good opportunity to meet our county leaders.  Please share this notice with your family, friends, and neighbors, and encourage them to attend.  There will be an opportunity for citizens’ comments, so if you want to address the board, there will be an opportunity to do so. Please note that during citizen comments, you are limited to three minutes, and the Court is prohibited from interacting with you.    Nevertheless, many of the board members will be available before and/or after the meeting to discuss topics in an informal setting.”
01
Apr
2015

Congratulations!

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Congratulations to Vidor High School sophomore Allison Smith! Allison is on the Vidor FFA Show Team and brought home 1st place in her weight class with her American breed steer.  Allison is also a member of the Art Club, a member of Intermountain Therapy Animals, Paws 4 Love Therapy Animals, and is in the process of applying to be student volunteer with Baptist Hospital, Beaumont.  In addition, she has managed to maintain a 4.0 GPA. Allison and her parents are life long residents of Vidor.