Las Poticinas at 2904 South Street: 21 demerits for drinks in food prep area without lids and straws, self-serve bakery items not labeled properly, proper storage needed for foods in coolers, access to hand wash sink impeded, spray bottles needed to be re-labeled, test strips needed for all three-compartment sinks, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
Marble slab at 2425 North Street: 16 demerits for pans stored on floor, debris in drain area needed to be disposed, hand wash sink not kept empty and clear of debris and food, paper towels not provided for hand wash sink, toxic items not labeled or stored properly, three utensils needed to be replaced, manager not food protection management-certified, vents not kept clean, floors, counters, and coolers not kept clean and swept, and establishment not clean before closing.
Don Juan at 3226 Center Highway: 13 demerits for milk at wrong temperature, proper storage needed for foods in cooler, back flow preventer needed for outside water hose, and dumpster missing lid.
University Shell at 1000 East Main: 10 demerits for two sandwiches needed to be discarded, thermometer not provided for ice cream freezer, ice scream scoop not kept in clean container, vents not kept clean, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
Donut Palace- North Street Location at 5105 North Street, Suite #2: 7 demerits for kolaches not date-marked, proper test strips needed, vents not kept clean, and dumpsters didn't have lids.
Barbecue House at 704 North Stallings Drive: 6 demerits for hand wash sink not kept empty, paper towels needed at hand sink, and water-damaged ceiling tiles needed to be replaced.
Little Caesar's at 1505 North Street: 6 demerits for visible thermometer needed for prep cooler, two spatulas needed to be replaced, and entries and exits not weather-proofed, and vents not kept clean.
Jack in the Box at 2015 North Street: 5 demerits for eggs at wrong temperature and weather stripping needed for back door.
South Street Chevron at 3325 South Street: 4 demerits for pre-packaged products needed to be discarded, milk not stored at least six inches off the cooler floor, and water-damaged ceiling tiles needed to be replaced.
McDonald's-University Drive at 3120 University Drive: 3 demerits for caps needed on several bottles of cleaning solution and missing or water-damaged ceiling tiles needed to be replaced.
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The 7th grade, STEM program from Lufkin joined up with some of the senior STEM students and spent their Friday, morning, planting trees at Burley Primary and Slack Elementary Schools.More >>
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A medical helicopter airlifted at least one person from the scene of a two-vehicle wreck that occurred near the Angelina-Polk county line on U.S. Highway 59 South Friday afternoon.More >>