WEBXTRA: Lufkin Middle School students learn about The Day of the Dead

WEBXTRA: Lufkin Middle School students learn about The Day of the Dead
Students at Lufkin Middle School learned about The Day of the Dead. El Dia de los Muertos is a Mexican holiday during which families gather to honor and remember loved ones who have died. (Stefante' Randall/KTRE Multimedia Journalist) (Source: Stefante' Randall/KTRE)

LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) - The Day Of The Dead is an annual Mexican celebration El Día de los Muertos — or The Day of the Dead.

It’s a time when families gather to honor and remember deceased loved ones.

Students at Lufkin Middle School have been learning about the Mexican holiday and created memory boxes to remember their loved ones and presented them to their classmates.

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