Jasper-Newton Electric Cooperative crews working to restore power to about 600 customers

JNEC crews and contractors are working to restore power to members who were affected by the storm that came through the Kirbyville/Call area early this morning.

  FBI says it interviewed FedEx mass shooter last year

Four people were killed outside the building and another four inside. Several people were also wounded, including five who were taken to the hospital.
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US expels Russian diplomats, imposes sanctions for hacking

The actions, foreshadowed for weeks by the administration, represent the first retaliatory measures announced against the Kremlin for the hack, familiarly known as the SolarWinds breach.


  Newly remodeled reptile exhibit open at Ellen Trout Zoo

City of Lufkin asks residents to stop flushing cleaning wipes

  Circus performers get back on stage in over a year

  SFA Music Prep celebrates 40 years with founder Shirley Watterston

Fort Jackson suspends sergeant accused of assaulting Black man in SC neighborhood

Sgt. 1st Class Jonathan Pentland faces assault charges.
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Woman gets pregnant while already pregnant

One day, a little sister joined him in the womb - Baby Rosalie, who first popped up on a scan at week 12.

Lufkin PD says 15-year-old girl has been found safe

  From Lufkin to Chi-Town: Natasha Mack picked by Sky in WNBA draft

  Mobile food truck unit zoning changes underway in Lufkin

Officials investigate unattended death in Newton County

Hemphill murder suspect back in jail following more indictments

Grand jury indicts Hemphill man for crash that killed 3 firefighters

  East Texas not spared from growing wave of catalytic converter thefts

Rep. White’s ballot paper trail bill gets committee OK

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  Video: Chicago boy wasn’t holding gun when shot by officer

A review board initially said it couldn’t release the video because it involved the shooting of a minor, but it changed course after the mayor and police superintendent called for the video’s release.


  From Lufkin to Chi-Town: Natasha Mack picked by Sky in WNBA draft

  WebXtra: SFA football announces new schedule

After playing 10 games during the COVID-19 pandemic this past fall the SFA lumberjack team is starting to prepare for the fall 2021 season.


Palestine man allegedly assaults police during arrest

  Body found in Miss. River identified as missing LSU student

  Gun store owner reacts to Rep. Schaefer bill proposal allowing for carrying guns without permit

  Behind the Rescue: Firefighter explains freeing German shepherd trapped under truck

Houston County grand jury indicts pair in connection with adult who died in hot vehicle

A grand jury has indicted a Grapeland man and woman in connection to the death of a man who died after falling asleep in a hot vehicle.
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  Defense rests without Chauvin testimony at murder trial

Closing arguments are set to begin Monday morning, after which the jury will get the case.

  Staffing concerns over state nursing contracts ending mid-May

Carthage police asking for help locating suspect who shot victim, fled scene

Texas DPS trooper injured after mass shooting to be released from hospital

  Texas vehicle title, registration waiver ends Wednesday