Lufkin sales tax receipts up from last year

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The City of Lufkin received a sales tax check for $1,166,446, up 1.25 percent from this time last year, according to a report from the state comptroller's office.

The check for Angelina County is $1,281,357.72, up .85 percent from May 2008.

The check for Nacogdoches city and county were each six percent lower than last year's checks.