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St. Patrick Catholic School invites community to fall festival

St. Patrick Catholic School is inviting community members to enjoy family-friendly fall fun this Saturday at their fall festival. Read more


Parents complain about mask mandate, bullying at LISD board meeting

Every chair was full at the Lufkin ISD board meeting Thursday night as parents and community members showed up to speak about topics includ… Read more

Grandmother's fostering experience aided by welfare board

Kimberly Hill is one of several recipients receiving support from the Angelina County Child Welfare Board after she took on the responsibil… Read more

Opinion (subscription only)

EDITORIAL: Identity Theft: Thieves, con artists have no shame when it comes to stealing your money, personal information

It’s not even Halloween yet, but con artists and thieves have already shifted into high gear ahead of the holiday shopping season. Read more


STALLARD: Can’t find a balance for time spent breathing

On average, we humans take somewhere around 20,000 breaths per day. My totals crank up considerably when my wife walks past. Or when I clim… Read more


Around the State


Plane that crashed in Houston had not flown in 10 months

HOUSTON (AP) — A private jet that ran off a runway and crashed through an fence before bursting into flames at a Texas airport had not been… Read more

Texas GOP leader pays illegal voting 'bounty' to Democrat

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The conservative Texas Republican leader who pledged bounties to those who prove fraud at the polls has paid a liberal… Read more

First Financial: Q3 Earnings Snapshot

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — First Financial Bankshares Inc. (FFIN) on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $58.9 million. Read more

Around the Nation


China vows no concessions on Taiwan after Biden comments

BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday said there is “no room” for compromise or concessions over the issue of Taiwan, following a comment by U.S. … Read more


Global shares mostly higher after S&P 500 hits new record

Shares were mostly higher in Europe on Friday after a mixed session in Asia. Read more


UN envoy: Myanmar is now in conflict, could be failed state

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. special envoy for Myanmar has warned that February's military takeover has led to armed conflict and if powe… Read more


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