was a fun afternoon of air hockey as Dez and I put our skills to the test. Dez
is a very goal driven teenager. He enjoys being around people and often takes
the role of a leader. When it comes to school he enjoys science and reading
classes. Looking ahead to his future, Dez sees himself on the open road.
truck driver," Dez said, "because I like to travel."
of his favorite activities include playing basketball and working on computers.
He also enjoys watching movies, playing football, and learning.
also loves to, "listen to music," Dez said.
favorite kind of music is country.
Strait, Tim McGraw," Dez said.
he loves anything to do with music. He's even built his own equipment!
can build speakers," Dez said.
craves love and has a great need to belong. He is a thinker and analyzes his
thoughts and feelings carefully before speaking.
for his three wishes, Dez wants to, "see one of my brothers that I haven't
seen," Dez said
also wants to play football and his third wish is to get out of foster care. Dez
would love for his forever family to include some older brothers. Brothers he
can look up to. Dez is excited about being adopted and has a strong desire to
find a family to call his own.
is very important to Dez that he find a family who he can trust and most
importantly show him the Gift of Love.
you'd like to know more about Dez call our Gift of Love hotline, toll-free,
The Trinity County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating vandalism's at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Trinity. Sheriff Woody Wallace says the damage happened Friday night after 6pm and continued untilMore >>
The Trinity County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating vandalism's at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Trinity.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 2:19 PM EDT2013-05-25 18:19:02 GMT
A Lufkin man was arrested after running from police Saturday night. According to the police report, Edmond Fowler was reported trespassing at a residence on the 400 block of Birch St. in Lufkin. TheMore >>
A Lufkin man was arrested after running from police Saturday night.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 12:25 PM EDT2013-05-25 16:25:02 GMT
Saturday the Garden of Memories was filled with veterans and members of the community paying tribute to our country's heroes. "If it wasn't for our fallen comrades we wouldn't be free today," said JudyMore >>
Saturday the Garden of Memories was filled with veterans and members of the community paying tribute to our country's heroes.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 10:44 PM EDT2013-05-25 02:44:23 GMT
Stephanie Olford spent Friday afternoon organizing one of the pantries at the North Lufkin Hope Center. "We don't want to leave nobody out of food of any kind and turn nobody away," said Stephanie Olford. EveryMore >>
Every first Tuesday and Thursday the Hope Center passes out groceries to low income families.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 7:47 PM EDT2013-05-24 23:47:43 GMT
A Tennessee woman died Thursday afternoon, 17 days after a three-vehicle accident involving a FedEx truck.Jo Ann Jacobson, 75, of Savannah, Tenn., died at 1:30 p.m. at Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital.Jacobson'sMore >>
A Tennessee woman died Thursday afternoon, 17 days after a three-vehicle accident involving a FedEx truck.More >>