The suspect – believed to be a black male – entered the business with a handgun, zip tied the female employee’s hands, put tape over her mouth, made her lie on the floor and demanded all the money from the register.
A Lufkin Police officer was hit by a vehicle while working an accident Saturday afternoon.According to a spokeswoman for the department, the officer was working a minor accident on Timberland Drive that occurred around 12:30 p.m.
Each day there are nearly 70 fatal work zone related crashes in the state of Texas, that’s according to the Texas Department of Transportation’s study from 2018. Due to that danger, those that work on the side of busy roadways describe the job as challenging in more ways than one.
Public education reform was the main topic of discussion in Austin today as the house began voting on the school finance bill. The bill contains several ideas and is subject to more than 90 amendments, including some that would provide a pay raise for Texas teachers.
Texas drivers are paying more at the pump due to a spike in demand.In the past month, the average price of a gallon of gas has jumped 29 cents and the rise is expected to continue. In East Texas the increase and price can be seen when comparing prices over a weeks’ time.
When it comes to celebrities, photographer, Blair Caldwell, has worked with Normani from Fifth Harmony, Quincy Brown from Star, and Diggy Simmons. But, before making his move to Los Angeles, he was a student at Robert E. Lee High School.
State representatives are packing their bags and heading to Austin for this year’s meeting of the Texas State Legislature. With regular sessions only taking place every other year, Matt Schaefer, State Representative for the Smith County area says there are a lot of decisions to be made.