Yesteryears for Sept. 5, 2020

Ash Holt, right, washes the grille on a car during a fund-raising car wash he organized to raise money for Hurricane Katrina relief Sept. 5, 2005. Ash and his brother gathered friends from Lake Jackson Intermediate to help.

75 years ago

The high-octane gasoline plant operated at Old Ocean, near Sweeny, by the Abercrombie & Harrison Oil Company, will cease operation and close down on September 15, according to an announcement made this week.

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