Texas Forest Country holds 2019 Economic Development Summit in Lufkin

The summit featured new ideas to network and form alliances for the future of Deep East Texas.

  Florida hunter nearly loses leg, life when 10-foot-alligator bites him

Emergency surgery for the substantial injury to the hunter's right leg went well, and he suffered no nerve damage.
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Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday

Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday in a private workout arranged by the league to be held in Atlanta.

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Beer and wine sales starting at SFA basketball games

Trinity County sheriff showcases arrest, drug seizure on social media

  SFA ROTC program one of 16 in nation invited to compete in West Point military competition

  Local, state officials break ground on $200 million Rusk State Hospital upgrade

Impeachment hearings to preempt Jeopardy!

Due to public impeachment hearings, Jeopardy’s Tournament of Champions will be preempted on Wednesday and Friday.
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Court rejects Trump’s appeal in fight over financial records

A federal appeals court will not take up President Donald Trump’s appeal of a ruling that his accounting firm must turn over financial records to Congress.

Nacogdoches police: Juvenile suspect tried to rob man at gunpoint, shot at victim

  Communities from all over Texas visit Lufkin for Film Friendly Texas Workshop

TRAFFIC ALERT: SH 94 reopened after 18-wheeler crash

  WATCH: Soap star, SFA lecturer speaks about return to General Hospital, reflects on career

Jasper County Chief Deputy Glenn Blank dies

  Zavalla Elementary School students honor veterans with music, gifts

Livingston woman dies in ATV rollover wreck; 4 others injured

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office investigating after man’s body found on side of road

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Conspiracy charges dropped in Michael Avenatti Nike case

An indictment charging California attorney Michael Avenatti with conspiring to extort Nike has been rewritten to drop two conspiracy counts.

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  Groveton’s Cade Steubing enjoying football and the ASB Player of the Week honor

  East Texas student-athletes sign NLIs

Wednesday was signing day for non football athletes.

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1 killed, 1 injured while working on disabled vehicle on Polk County highway

  Community members receive free heaters from Impact Lufkin

1 dead after crash involving semi in Angelina County

Angelina County authorities nab vehicle burglary suspect who allegedly fled traffic stop

  Crime Stoppers: Lufkin police asking for public’s help solving Darrence Kindle’s murder

On November 3, 2017, an innocent man just happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time.
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Baby shot while father used him as ‘human shield’ in drug deal, prosecutors say

The father used counterfeit money to buy drugs around the time of the shooting and was the intended target, investigators say.

  East Texas students engage with senatorial, congressional candidates during tour of colleges

Man killed in one-vehicle crash in Polk County

East Texas soldier missing in Korean War identified through DNA

Lufkin man wanted on sexual assault, burglary warrants arrested in Harris County