LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The days are numbered for the post office in downtown Lufkin. Following Wednesday's announcement, many residents say they were surprised to learn the facility was closing.
Customers are reacting the news regarding the future of the post office.
"I'm just real sorry to see it close. It think it served it's purpose very very well," said Valerie Epps, a Lufkin resident.
In a letter posted on it's door, the US Postal Service said effective April 27 the downtown facility will cease to be in operation.