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Nacogdoches community unveils historical marker to honor fallen hero

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At the young age of 21, Private First Class Oscar P. Austin died in Vietnam while saving a life of another marine. On Monday, a veteran group dedicated a historical marker to honor Austin who was born in Nacogdoches, but was later killed in action in Vietnam.

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Members of two Lufkin churches harvest community garden crop to give to people in need

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After nearly a year of starting the community garden, a north Lufkin neighborhood spent time harvesting the crop on Sunday.

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East Texas band films music video in Downtown Lufkin

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An East Texas band began a new chapter by filming their first ever music video in downtown Lufkin Saturday. Just weeks after releasing their first full album, the band is now on a new venture to bring their fans another form of their music.

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Human body found in Tyler County after firefighters battle small fire

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A human body was found by firefighters from the Spurger Volunteer Fire Department late Saturday night.

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Report: Electrical components in refrigerator triggered fatal gas explosion at Zavalla home

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A report from the State Fire Marshal’s Office showed that an explosion at a home in Zavalla that claimed the life of an 82-year-old man and seriously injured his wife was caused by a propane leak that was likely ignited by electrical components in the refrigerator in the kitchen.

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