I am not believing that Christmas is exactly one month away and Thanksgiving Day is Thursday. The city of Lufkin is busy making the holidays festive, and there is plenty to do between now, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
You know the type, or maybe you’re one of them: people who upgrade to new TVs, computers, smartphones — even vehicles — when their old ones still work just fine. The practice is so commonplace that it’s easy to forget that all those things are actually luxuries — including cars.
While a Lufkin man recovers from the injuries he sustained in a one-vehicle crash late Nov. 26 on U.S. Highway 69 south near Spring Lake Road, his family has been providing updates on his condition on a thread in a local Facebook group.
The Salvation Army has given much to the people of Angelina County. This holiday season gives us a perfect opportunity to help the nonprofit in a number of ways.
Now that Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday and Small Business Saturday are behind us, we can finally talk about the white elephant in the room: Christmas!
Today is Black Friday — historically the official kick-off to the holiday shopping season. But as far as the deals go, it’s been here for weeks. Retailers no longer wait for the day after Thanksgiving to start sales, with many taking the liberty to brand all sorts of promotions during the ye…
Today we celebrate an American holiday that began in 1621 when Plymouth Colonial Gov. William Bradford proclaimed a day of thanksgiving and prayer after a successful harvest. Edward Wilson, a Pilgrim at Plymouth described the celebration, “And although it be not always so plentiful as it was…
The holidays are at hand. It’s a special time of the year, generally filled with food, fun, family and tidings of comfort and joy.
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