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Angelina County has 12 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total to 232, according to the county’s website, angelinacounty.net.

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Gov. Greg Abbott announced Sunday afternoon that the entire state of Texas will be placed under a disaster declaration in response to demonstrators in several Texas cities protesting the death of George Floyd, a black man who was killed Monday in Minneapolis police custody.

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Editor’s note: Longtime U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson, a conservative stalwart and Vietnam War POW, died last week. He was 89. His fellow Congressmen from Texas, Louie Gohmert, wrote this tribute.

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Angelina College is proud to announce the 127 students named to the President’s Honor List for the spring 2020 semester. To qualify, students must have enrolled in at least 12 semester hours of college-level work and have attained a grade point average of 4.0.

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Angelina College is pleased to release the names of the 177 students named to the Dean’s Honor List for the spring 2020 semester. To qualify, students must have enrolled in at least 12 semester hours of college-level work and have attained a grade point average of 3.5 with no grade lower tha…

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Angelina County has two new cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total to 205, according to the Angelina County & Cities Health District.

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Angelina County has two new cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total to 203, according to the Angelina County & Cities Health District.

You don’t have to look far these days to hear or see the word ‘‘impact’’ to describe how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected lives, businesses, nonprofits and more.

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Gov. Greg Abbott issued a proclamation on Tuesday announcing additional services and activities that can resume under his second wave of reopenings, allowing food courts in shopping malls to reopen immediately and giving the green light for water parks to begin operations with limited capaci…

We all know someone who has been bitten by a dog at some point in our lives. These incidents affect hundreds, if not thousands of Texans each year, but it is a largely untold story in our communities that dogs restrained outside by their owners are actually more dangerous than roaming packs …

Nacogdoches County has two new cases of COVID-19 as of 10 a.m. today, bringing the county’s total number to 254, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services.

A Lufkin man was shot in the ankle around 9:45 p.m. Saturday in the 200 block of Lane Drive, according to a report from Lufkin Police Department public relations specialist Jessica Pebsworth.

As our nation continues the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, our first responders and the work they’re doing to keep our communities safe has never been more apparent.

The Texas Department of Public Safety and partners at the Texas Department of Transportation remind motorists during Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month to share the road and look twice for motorcycles, especially at intersections, where motorcycle crashes often occur.

When Kathy Whitmire ran for Houston mayor in 1981, helicopters were among the top sources of municipal strife. Residents of the Memorial neighborhood were irate over the daily noise of west Houston businesspeople who opted to fly over the gridlocked freeways for their morning commutes.

Angelina County’s COVID-19 case total increased by eight cases Friday, bringing the total to 139, according to the Angelina County & Cities Health District.

The Big Six-Oh kinda sneaked up on me out of nowhere. Way back when I was younger, my measure of old age moved conveniently. I went from thinking 30 sounded really old to pushing old age to 40 and then 50.

Lufkin Police are seeking a warrant for the arrest of Daryus Wooten, 20, as a suspect in a drive-by shooting near Timberland Drive and Kurth Drive Thursday morning.

One person is dead after a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of U.S. Highway 59 and FM 357 in Polk County this afternoon, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled a more than $3 trillion coronavirus aid package Tuesday, a sweeping effort with $1 trillion for states and cities, “hazard pay” for essential workers and a new round of cash payments to individuals.

Texas Department of Public Safety trooper Randall Noe suffered non-life-threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle on state Highway 94, just west of Lufkin, around 8:30 p.m. Saturday, according to a press release from DPS Sgt. David Hendry.

The Angelina College soccer program has added Paul Murillo to serve as an assistant coach, with Murillo joining first-year head coach Nataki Stewart to guide both the women’s and men’s teams.

National Prevention Week is an effort to bring communities together to raise public awareness concerning substance abuse and mental health issues.

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