Lufkin zoo names lion cub

Source: Ellen Trout Zoo
Source: Ellen Trout Zoo

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Ellen Trout Zoo officials have named the lion cub born in July.

Sango, a male African lion, will be on display on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to noon.

Sango is named after the Yoruba god of lightning and thunder, according to zoo Director Gordon Henley.

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Photos of Sango

One of Sango's keepers will be available to answer questions about him.

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