Angelina County to allow sales of fireworks for San Jacinto Day

Angelina County to allow sales of fireworks for San Jacinto Day
Source: KTRE Staff
Source: KTRE Staff

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - In honor of San Jacinto Day, Angelina County residents will be able to buy fireworks for one week in April.

On Tuesday, Angelina County Commissioners approved the sale of fireworks between April 16-21.

The sale will be to celebrate San Jacinto Day... where General Sam Houston and the Texas Army defeated the Mexican Army lead by their commander Santa Anna and won the state's independence. The date was approved by recent legislation along with Texas Independence Day and Memorial Day.

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