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Angelina County Commissioners on Tuesday added a special election to the Nov. 3 ballot that gives voters the chance to vote for or against a unit road system.

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The Diboll City Council nominated Georgia-Pacific Wood Products LLC for a designation as a qualified business and enterprise project under the Texas Enterprise Zone Program for improvements the company plans to make at the facility.

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Even though the start may not be a traditional one, schools in Angelina County are beginning to reopen this week. That means that drivers should be on the lookout for students and school zones.

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WELLS — Orange and pirate-themed decorations filled the drive between campuses at Wells ISD Monday during the drive-thru meet the teacher.

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An 18-year-old Nacogdoches resident is facing a felony charge in a food tampering incident in which police received a video of someone biting juice bottles before returning them to a store bin last week.

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Getting kids ready to go back to school was tough for many families before COVID-19 hit. But now that need has compounded, as thousands of Angelina County residents are out of work.

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State data on how COVID-19 has impacted local nursing homes may not be as it seems, as is starkly evident when comparing figures to those reported nationally.

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Porchia Ridley and Robert Shankle distribute free face masks at Jones Park Saturday afternoon. The Porchia Ridley-Kinney Foundation partnered with Lufkin City Councilman Robert Shankle and the Hanes Corp. to provide free masks to the community. The Alcohol & Drug Abuse Council of Deep Ea…

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For those in need, free masks and hand sanitizer will be given out from 4-6 p.m. today at Jones Park in Lufkin.

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The Angelina County grand jury handed up indictments to 91 people in its July session, including the indictment of a man accused of sexually assaulting a child for six years.

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Local and state economic influencers gathered virtually for the Workforce Solutions of Deep East Texas’ Workforce Wednesday to talk about the state of the East Texas workforce and its future.

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NACOGDOCHES — The Nacogdoches County jail has been battling an outbreak of the coronavirus that has infected more than 100 inmates, sidelined more than a dozen staff members and prompted Sheriff Jason Bridges to request additional medical personnel from the state.

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Hudson ISD's website was down throughout the weekend and Monday after a cyber attack affected the website's host.

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The Lufkin ISD Board of Trustees approved a memorandum of understanding with the Region 4 Education Service Center to implement Operation Connectivity in the district, providing funds for technology needs for virtual education.

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A 33-year-old Colmesneil man died following a two-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 69 south Monday morning.

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