The Lufkin Police Department has identified the three victim's of a late Sunday night shooting on Culverhouse Street.
The East Texas Food Bank will be hosting a food distribution from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the George H. Henderson Jr. Exposition Center in response to increased need for food assistance because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that confirmation of his Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett will go “quickly” but his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, implored the Republican-led Senate to hold off on voting on her nomination until after the Nov. 3 election to “let the …
President Donald Trump paid no federal income taxes in 10 of the past 15 years, according to a report Sunday in The New York Times.
The Junior League of Lufkin's sixth annual Little Black Dress initiative bringing light to poverty in local areas will begin Monday.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — When the coronavirus pandemic slammed the U.S. economy this spring, Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther became an overnight symbol of rebellion against lockdown measures, spending two days in a Texas jail for refusing to close her doors.
YORBA LINDA, Calif. — Two people were struck by a car and injured Saturday during a Southern California demonstration involving members of Black Lives Matter and counter-protesters.
MADISON, Wis. — Colleges across the country are struggling to salvage the fall semester amid skyrocketing coronavirus cases, entire dorm complexes and frat houses under quarantine, and flaring tensions with local community leaders over the spread of the disease.
The Congregation Beth Simcha started as a group of believers in a home and has now grown to a building on Ellis Avenue with more than 50 members.
The red-cockaded woodpecker, a bird declared endangered in 1970 and surviving today in 11 states' scattered longleaf pine forests, has recovered enough to relax its federal protection, officials said Friday. But not all wildlife advocates agree.
An East Texas county commissioner was arrested Thursday on charges that he and three associates committed voter fraud in a 2018 primary election.
Authorities and the family of missing 5-week-old infant Armaidre Antwan Marquie Argumon are calling for the community's help in locating him after he went missing Friday afternoon.
The National Weather Service office in Shreveport, Louisiana, is forecasting Tropical Storm Beta will have a minimal impact on East Texas with a slight chance for isolated flooding.
Texans may think they know how to correctly install and use their children’s car seats, but nearly 60% of the time they’re used incorrectly. That’s why TxDOT is helping drivers keep their children safe on the road.
My mother was born in a small village in Mexico and became a citizen of the United States only after toiling for many years in the Byzantine U.S. immigration system. My father, a third-generation Texan, hailed from deep West Texas, where his ancestors were persecuted merely for the fact that…
NACOGDOCHES — A Shelby County man who federal prosecutors are calling the “Dark Web Cannibal” after he posted an online ad seeking to abuse, kill and eat a child, will spend 40 years in federal prison for child exploitation violations.
As superintendent of schools for Lufkin ISD, it is important to me that students are prepared for success when they leave the halls of Lufkin High School.
WASHINGTON — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice, died Friday at her home in Washington. She was 87.
More than 2,300 Texas public school students, 0.21% of those who have returned to school in person since the beginning of this academic year, have reported testing positive for COVID-19, according to a dashboard the state will release Thursday in a first effort to publicly track the way the …
Future first responders from the Angelina College Fire and Police academies were up and moving at “dark thirty” on Thursday morning to help a guy out for a walk.
Jessica Pebsworth, public relations specialist for the Lufkin Public Safety Department, is being promoted to communications director for the city of Lufkin, according to interim city manager Bruce Green.
For years, millions of Texans have known, through difficult personal experience, that health care in Texas has challenges. Over the last six COVID-scarred months, those issues have hit home for millions more.
I decided to watch an old movie a while back and, of course, it starred Tom Cruise. After watching ‘‘Top Gun’’ for the billionth time, the song “Danger Zone” by Kenny Loggins stuck in my head for days afterward.
At least one patient was transported to a hospital for treatment after a two-vehicle collision on state Highway 94 west at Peavy Switch Road left a Mercedes upside down around 5:30 p.m. today.
Tricia’s parents divorced when she was 3 years old. As she moved between the homes of her mother and father, her grandparents and the stories they told of her family’s heritage became a huge influence in her life.
For too long, cow-calf producers across the nation have marketed our cattle with one hand tied behind our back. The culprit has been an ever-growing lack of price discovery.
Lufkin police have released video surveillance footage of a suspect stealing $15,000 worth of fishing equipment from a professional fisherman's truck last week.
WAVELAND, Miss. (AP) — Tropical Storm Sally slowed down Sunday as it churned northward toward the U.S. Gulf Coast, increasing the risk of heavy rain and dangerous storm surge before an expected strike as a Category 2 hurricane in southern Louisiana.
BEAVERCREEK, Ore. (AP) — Nearly all the dozens of people reported missing after a devastating blaze in southern Oregon have been accounted for, authorities said over the weekend as crews battled wildfires that have killed at least 35 from California to Washington state.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities searched Sunday for a gunman who shot and critically wounded two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies who were sitting in their squad car — an apparent ambush that drew a reward for information and an angry response from the president.
Jason Myers kicked off to start the Seahawks' season-opener against the Falcons, and the ball sailed through the end zone for a touchback. No one moved a step.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — From college walk-on to major league starter, Chicago Cubs right-hander Alec Mills had to earn most every break he got.
An unknown man forced himself inside a residence in the 400 block of Locke Street sometime between 6:45 a.m. and 4 p.m. Friday and stole three Social Security cards, $5,000, a tire tool, a permanent resident card and a briefcase.
HUNTINGTON — In the Nov. 3 election, Huntington voters will have a chance to vote yay or nay on a $19.295 million bond for new construction, renovation and upgrades at Huntington ISD.
As our nation observes the 19th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks that stole thousands of American lives, I hope we reflect on the selfless courage of the first responders who rushed into harm’s way to save countless others.
It is a milestone few people reach, but for Rudy Salazar — who has spent the last 50 years at Georgia-Pacific’s Diboll Lumber mill — it is just another day on the job.
The Lufkin Police Department is investigating the theft of an automated teller machine, and Crime Stoppers has cash available to reward for the first, most accurate anonymous tip that helps solve the crime.
I’m fortunate enough to have been strolling this planet for a while now. I’m pushing upward toward my sixth decade of existence, meaning I’ve been alive through 11 presidents of the United States.
This year the annual Forest Festival will look a little bit different as it moves downtown and condenses to one day.
- Authorities, family call for community help in locating missing Wells infant
- Speeding ticket leads to controversial arrest in Crockett
- Cheshire faces second road-related lawsuit
- East Texas official arrested for alleged mail-in voter fraud involving 2018 Democratic primary for local seat
- Lufkin police identify 3 shooting victims
- Police identify woman injured in late-night wreck on Sunday
- Health district reports 24 new, 15 new probable cases of COVID-19 in Angelina County
- East Texas Food Bank to host distribution Tuesday, more over next months
- Diboll Mayor Candidates answer Q&A
- Legacy dominates Lufkin 70-32