Game officials holding hunt for disabled

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - People with disabilities are invited to apply for a two-day deer and hog hunt held on the Angelina National Forest, December 11-12, sponsored by the National Wild Turkey Federation's (NWTF) Wheelin' Sportsmen program, U.S. Forest Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and Pineywoods Chapter NWTF.

Applications may be obtained online ( or at any U.S. Forest Service office in Texas and must be completed and returned to the U.S. Forest Service office, (415 S. First St., Lufkin, TX, 75901) by Sept. 4.  Individuals with any level of disability may apply.  Twelve participants will be drawn for the event.  Volunteers and expert instructors will be on hand to assist. There is no cost to attend and meals will be provided to participants and guests.

For more information about this event, please visit our website ( or call (936) 897-1068 or (936) 639-8501.