President Trump to speaks from USNS Comfort hospital ship

President Donald Trump will be giving his update on the COVID-19 crisis from the USNS Comfort hospital ship in Norfolk, Virginia.

U.S. hotspots grow as virus cases surpass 640,000 globally

The U.S. leads the world in reported cases with more than 112,000, but five countries exceed its roughly 1,700 deaths.
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This is how much money you could get from the stimulus bill

The income levels are based on tax returns for 2019. For those who have not yet filed their taxes, it will be based on 2018 returns.


Dr. Ed addresses your concerns about COVID-19

Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas helping jobseekers remotely; no walk-ins

Lufkin strengthens emergency order at request of medical community

  Interview: Travel expert Sandra McLemore says you can probably get your travel deposits back, but should you?

  Student teachers across East Texas learn of waiver for certification

College students are finishing out their degree requirements in a virtual classroom rather than a traditional one.
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  Trump seeks to force GM to produce ventilators; Infections worldwide top 590,000

Italy, with by far the most deaths from COVID-19, surpassed China and the U.S. to also record the most infections in the world. With numbers rising in the U.S., though, the grim distinction could be temporary.

  EAST TEXAS NOW: U.S. Attorney talks about cracking down on COVID-19 crimes

Affidavit: Livingston woman published nude photos of another woman on social media

  Covid-19 stresses lead to spike in domestic violence calls

  Lufkin auto shop taking precautionary steps to remain open

  Drive-thru service workers wearing protective gear to safely serve customers

Nacogdoches ISD hires Trujillo as new superintendent

  Lufkin extends disaster declaration until further notice

  East Texas Food Bank, T.L.L. Temple provide emergency food boxes in response to COVID-19

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  Trump signs $2.2T stimulus after swift congressional votes

The House approved the sweeping measure by a voice vote, as strong majorities of both parties lined up behind the most colossal economic relief bill in the nation's history.


  Way Back Sports: A Look at the 2014 SFA logo fail

  East Texas players at home instead of at ballparks

There was no baseball on what was supposed to be opening day.


  Nurse who serves in nation’s COVID-19 hotspot says Texas has much to learn

  East Texas families go on ‘bear hunt’ scavenger during COVID-19 pandemic

Flying in from NYC? Gov Abbott says you must now self-quarantine

Shelby County resident tests positive for COVID-19

  First positive cases of COVID-19 in Lufkin, Nacogdoches counties

“And please stay home and isolate yourselves to try to slow the spread.”
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  A New York doctor’s story: ‘Too many people are dying alone’

While the coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms in most people, it can lead to more severe illnesses, including pneumonia and death for some, like those who are older or have underlying health issues.

  Huntington youth baseball facilities vandalized, surveillance video shows at least 5 involved

  Nacogdoches County health officials set up COVID-19 call center

  Gov. Greg Abbott answers viewer questions about COVID-19

Polk County judge issues stay-at-home order as a precaution due to COVID-19