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Angelina Co. officials sworn into office

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

Tuesday morning Angelina County and Nacogdoches County officials were sworn into their offices.
Newly elected Angelina County Sheriff Greg Sanches and county constables were sworn in just after midnight.

More than 200 people came out to ring in the New Year with the newly elected officials.

Sanches says he wants to be the people's sheriff, someone they can depend on.

"Leadership, Professionalism and that we take our job seriously, that we care about folks and that we are there to protect them, we are the protection for the people," said Sanches.

Nacogdoches County Sheriff Jason Bridges was also sworn in at midnight.

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