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Restaurant Report - Angelina County - 12/5/13
La Michoacana Deli, 416 Atkinson Drive: 33 demerits for do not cool food at room temperature, must hold above 135 degrees, all employees must have ACCHD FHC, do not store personal items with food or SSI, do not store food on floor of walk-in cooler, clean inside prep cooler, remove household equipment, towels needed at both hand sinks, proof of ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Oklahoma man riding back through East Texas, on a mission from God
"Some people think I am homeless but really I am on a journey with god," Wooley said.
2nd suspect in failed Lufkin laundromat arson attempt gets 10 yrs deferred
An Angelina County judge sentenced one of the four suspects who broke into Lufkin's R&R Washateria and tried to set it on fire to 10 years of deferred adjudication Thursday.
Donor grants wish for Lufkin teen dying of cancer
Lizzie Wallace's contagious smile was like a ray of light Thursday morning as she got to drive to the pond for the first time in her brand-new golf cart, thanks to an anonymous donor.
East Texas first responders hoping to raise awareness about minor sex trafficking
Thursday teachers, social workers, nurses and other first responders spent the day learning about domestic minor sex trafficking and what they can do to stop it.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
More than 680 people come for waffles on day 1 of Lufkin Rotary Club Waffle Bake
You could probably smell the waffles and syrup all over Lufkin Wednesday night as hundreds lined up for the 57th Annual Lufkin Rotary Club Waffle Bake.
Lufkin Toys for Tots struggling for donations
The annual Marine Corp League of Lufkin's Toys for Tots campaign is underway in Angelina County and they are hurting for toys this year.
Lufkin's Harmony Christian School to close at end of 2013-14 school year
In an official statement, John Greene, the senior pastor of Harmony Hill Baptist Church, said the congregation's leadership and elders made the recommendation to close the school with a sense of "deep sadness."
Burke Center breaks ground on new facility
"New facilities should mean better service for the customers we serve that is our intent," said Howard Daniel Jr., Chairmen, Burke Center Board.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The donation buckets are out and the bell ringing has begun as local Salvation Army organizations begin their holiday campaigns.
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VIDEO: Trucker killed in Lufkin wreck with school bus
Officials with the Lufkin Independent School District say the bus driver and her own three children were in that vehicle when the accident happened Monday afternoon on U.S. 59. District spokeswoman Sheila Adams says all four people on the bus were transported to a hospital to be checked out, as a precaution.
Lufkin Crime Stoppers: 2 suspects used stolen gift cards at Academy
Investigators with the Angelina County Sheriff's Office are seeking the public's help in locating two men who allegedly used stolen gift cards at Lufkin's Academy Sports and Outdoors on Nov. 1. At the request of Lt.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Lufkin residents pack downtown for annual Christmas Parade
There were also fire trucks representing various departments across the county as well as Marines with the Toys for Tots float.
Now You See It: 97-year-old Salvation Army bell ringer
Salvation Army bell ringers, posted outside your local grocery store, are as common during the Christmas season as presents under the tree.
At least 1 dead in 18-wheeler, Lufkin school bus accident
Southbound traffic on US 59 in the area of FM 843 is being shut down as crews are working the scene of a wreck involving an 18-wheeler and school bus.
Police: Lufkin man arrested for spitting chicken at officers
Lufkin Police officers arrested a 30-year-old man for harassing a public servant after he allegedly spat a mixture of saliva and freshly chewed chicken in an officer's face Sunday afternoon.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Lufkin Police seeking help in broken window of old church building on Kurth Drive
The Lufkin Police Department is seeking information on an incident that left a broken window in a building that used to house the North Lufkin Seventh-Day Adventist Church.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
New executive director of Harold's House named
Wallace has served as a board member and volunteer at Harold's House for more than two years as well as worked with numerous other non-profits in the Lufkin area.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Now You See It: Thanks abound for homeless man who returned wallet he found in trash
Help continues to pour in for a homeless man in Georgia who returned a wallet he found in the trash.