9 hrs ago
E.Texas emergency officials confident in disaster safety plans
December of 2009 was the last time Lufkin saw a tornado and since then emergency officials have utilized technology to let residents know when disaster strikes.
13 hrs ago
Lufkin man charged with negligent homicide for wreck that killed 3-year-old
Deputies with the Angelina County Sheriff's Office booked a 21-year-old Lufkin man into the jail on a charge of criminally negligent homicide after he turned himself in connection to a March 29 fatal accident on U.S. Highway 69 North that claimed the life of a 3-year-old boy.
Mon May 20, 2013
Severe thunderstorms possible Tuesday night
The severe weather that has been pounding the southern Plain states over the past few days will be slowly shifting southward as we head through the mid-week time frame.
Sun May 19, 2013
Lufkin celebrates LISD superintendent Roy Knight at retirement celebration
Friends, family and co-workers gathered at the Lufkin Civic Center Sunday to wish Lufkin ISD superintendent, Roy Knight a happy retirement.
Fri May 17, 2013
Lufkin's jobless rate sees slight decrease, Nacogdcohes holds steady
Pretty much across the board among the 12 counties in the Deep East Texas Workforce Development Board's area, the unemployment numbers for the month of April continued their gradual improvement, mirroring the trend with the statewide jobless rates.
Filmmaker working on documentary on Coach Outlaw
An Atlanta filmmaker is hoping to show the world what Panther Nation experienced for several years though a documentary about the late Panther football coach, John Outlaw.
Thu May 16, 2013
East Texas senior citizens enjoy a day of fun at Lufkin's Mayfest
Booths lined the walls of the Pister Garrison Civic Center in downtown Lufkin as part of the annual Mayfest celebration, all wanting to help East Texas' most valuable residents; senior citizens.
BBQ restaurants in Jasper, Livingston make Texas Monthly's 'Top 50'
Two Deep East restaurants made Texas Monthly's coveted "Top 50 Barbecue Joints" list for 2013, which was released Tuesday.
Wed May 15, 2013
SURVIVORS: Lufkin city manager amazed with transplant recovery
After surviving a life-threatening operation, Paul Parker is back to performing his city manager duties following a lung transplant in February.
Pregnancy Help Center needs community votes to win makeover contest
They have a chance to win $30,000 but the Pregnancy Help Center of Lufkin needs the community's help.
Angelina, Jasper Counties enter mutual aid agreement
The agreement will allow Jasper County to put equipment in Zavalla to improve communication in the north part of the county.
Tue May 14, 2013
Lufkin teacher directs his last concert on the podium
One of Lufkin High School's well respected teachers will step foot on the podium for the last time Tuesday night.
Lufkin family who lost house to fire coping with the loss of dog, possessions
In the wake of the fire that left them homeless Monday morning, a Lufkin family is coping with the loss of their beloved miniature Schnauzer and most of their possessions.
More information released in fatal Diboll 3-vehicle accident
After emergency personnel transported one of two women killed in a three-vehicle accident in Diboll Monday afternoon to Lufkin's Memorial Hospital, a medical team tried to save her baby but could not.
TxDOT names new Nacogdoches area engineer
The Texas Department of Transportation is approaching its busy season. Summer work schedules will pick up.
Mon May 13, 2013
City of Lufkin holding free self-defense class
This Saturday, the City of Lufkin's Parks and Recreation Center invites the community to a free self-defense class.
Lufkin fire marshal: Hodge Street car fire was intentionally set
Officers with the Lufkin Police department are still investigating an intentionally set car fire that occurred Friday evening at a residence in the 500 block of Hodge Street.
Texas congregations form social justice network
UU legislative ministries now in 15 states State legislative ministries bring UU values to the public arena.
Fri May 10, 2013
Woman starts 700-mile horse ride in Lufkin
Counselor and avid horse rider Megan Du Be' is kicking off a 700 mile expedition this week all in the name of hope.