Port Lavaca Police Department officers Lance Orsak, left, and Heather Montgomery present information about the department’s bicycle program at the Calhoun County Democrat Club meeting Thursday evening. (Kayla Meyer/Wave photo)
Members of the Port Lavaca Police Department’s bicycle patrol program spoke at the Calhoun County Democrat Club meeting Thursday evening. Officers Lance Orsak and Heather Montgomery gave updates on the recently implemented bicycle program and its... more
Ashley Waghorne, of Seadrift, poses with one of her three nanny goats Sara, whom she raises at her home. Waghorne makes natural beauty products like soap and lotions from goat milk. (Melony Overton/Wave photo)
With her small business Simplified, Ashley Waghorne, 33, of Seadrift, makes soap, lotions and beauty products from natural ingredients including honey, oats, oils, herbs and goat milk from three nanny goats she raises at home. The list of... more
During the Sunday morning worship service, members of First Baptist Church of Port Lavaca kneel before the pulpit in prayer for the future of the church since the passing of Senior Pastor Michael “Mike” Gresham Jan. 19. (Melony Overton/Wave photo)
Sunday service at First Baptist Church of Port Lavaca began at 10:15 a.m. as usual, but someone significant was missing. That someone was Senior Pastor Michael “Mike” Gresham.Gresham passed away Jan. 19. His congregation spent the weekend saying... more
Pictures of Dulce Cumpean-Comacho, 23, and her children Zavier Camacho, 4, Ciara Camacho, 1, and Faith Camacho, 2 months, were set at the front of Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church in Port Lavaca Wednesday during the funeral Mass as pews filled with mourners. (Kayla Meyer/Wave photo)
“My soul is deprived of peace, I have forgotten what happiness is; I tell myself my future is lost, all that I hoped for from the Lord.”-Lamentations 3:17-26 Wednesday evening as mourners gathered at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church to say... more
Jared Paul Wilson, of Lake Jackson, who is a full time wildlife and western artist, children’s book author/illustrator and the illustrator for “Stable Fables,” a cable TV show, instructs Port Lavaca Art Guild members Wednesday about color pencil portraiture. Wilson gave a three-day workshop, which ended Friday. (Melony Overton/Wave photo)
Jared Paul Wilson, of Lake Jackson, who is a full time wildlife and western artist, children’s book author/illustrator and the artist behind “Stable Fables,” a cable TV show, taught Port Lavaca Art Guild members color pencil portraiture during a... more
Madison Daniel, not pictured, holds her chameleon, Ziggy. He is a Ambiloble Panther Chameleon, and the breed is known for their bright, rainbow-like colors. Daniel has had the lizard for about a year (Contributed photo)
After a year of searching, Madison Daniel, of Port Lavaca, finally found the right chameleon. Ziggy, an Ambiloble Panther Chameleon, is brightly colored like a rainbow, said Daniel. Ziggy made his way from an Illinois-based breeder in Dec. 2013... more
Port Lavaca Police Department officers Lance Orsak, left, and Heather Montgomery present information about the department’s bicycle program at the Calhoun County Democrat Club meeting Thursday evening. (Kayla Meyer/Wave photo)
Ashley Waghorne, of Seadrift, poses with one of her three nanny goats Sara, whom she raises at her home. Waghorne makes natural beauty products like soap and lotions from goat milk. (Melony Overton/Wave photo)
During the Sunday morning worship service, members of First Baptist Church of Port Lavaca kneel before the pulpit in prayer for the future of the church since the passing of Senior Pastor Michael “Mike” Gresham Jan. 19. (Melony Overton/Wave photo)
Pictures of Dulce Cumpean-Comacho, 23, and her children Zavier Camacho, 4, Ciara Camacho, 1, and Faith Camacho, 2 months, were set at the front of Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church in Port Lavaca Wednesday during the funeral Mass as pews filled with mourners. (Kayla Meyer/Wave photo)
Jared Paul Wilson, of Lake Jackson, who is a full time wildlife and western artist, children’s book author/illustrator and the illustrator for “Stable Fables,” a cable TV show, instructs Port Lavaca Art Guild members Wednesday about color pencil portraiture. Wilson gave a three-day workshop, which ended Friday. (Melony Overton/Wave photo)
Madison Daniel, not pictured, holds her chameleon, Ziggy. He is a Ambiloble Panther Chameleon, and the breed is known for their bright, rainbow-like colors. Daniel has had the lizard for about a year (Contributed photo)

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  The Calhoun girls soccer team lost to the Lady Ricebirds 1-0 in El Campo Friday night.

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James F. Fitzpatrick, 83, passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. He was born June 14, 1931 in Dickens, Nebr. to the late Francis Joseph and Evelyn Elizabeth Minnick Fitzpatrick.

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