Inaugural Healthcare Banquet

Everyday doctors and nurses in Lufkin and Angelina County work hard to provide quality healthcare for east texans. Tomorrow night the Angelina Chamber Of Commerce will hold it's Inaugural Salute to Healthcare at the Pitser Garrison Civic Center.

It will honor those in healthcare for their outstanding achievement. Awards will be given out for Nurse of the Year, Practitioner of the Year, and a Special Lifetime Achievement Award.

Tara Watson, Banquet Chair says, " It's just a nice very elegant evening to really be able to recognize people who make a difference in our lives everyday with healthcare from Angelina County."

The guest will be Dr. Kenneth L. Mattox from Houston. He is one the world's most recognized surgeons. His presentation will be on the death of Princess Diana.