On Tuesday, The Lufkin city council held a meeting where they continued the discussion of the Capital Improvement Plan. The main focus of the conversation was the need to create a detailed list of the projects that the city plans to do.
A two-vehicle wreck involving an SUV and a pickup that occurred in Tenaha on Wednesday morning claimed the life of a 21-year-old woman. Three passengers in one of the vehicles were taken to an area hospital for treatment of possible injuries.
Law enforcement and schools are required by law to be trained in active shooter defense. Public demand in Nacogdoches County leads to a forum focused on their questions. They are curious about possibilities that may be different from what is addressed at forums geared more for emergency workers.
Carter BloodCare says they are at a critical shortage of blood and platelets. They say the number of donors making appointments and keeping them is just not enough to meet the daily demand of 600 to 800 patients requiring transfusions.
A Center man agreed to a 40-year prison term as part of a plea agreement on six felony charges that included two counts of aggravated sexual assault and two unrelated counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
After a man with outstanding felony warrants allegedly evaded arrest and left his two children abandoned in his vehicle in Woodville, Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested him and two women on multiple child endangerment and drug charges Sunday.
Officers with the Lufkin Police Department arrested a 31-year-old woman on an assault of a public servant charge after she hit one of the LPD officer escorting her from the town’s Walmart store Thursday night.
Officials lifted evacuation orders Friday for around 50,000 people on the Texas Gulf Coast, determining a massive fire was finally under control at a chemical plant rocked by two major explosions two days earlier.
SFA Lumberjack basketball team served up meals to those in need at Jo's Diner, a soup kitchen of H.O.P.E. in Nacogdoches. The night before they beat number 1 ranked Duke. Fans couldn't wait to say congratulations.
In the wake of Stephen F. Austin State University’s amazing buzzer-beating win over No. 1 ranked Duke, the college’s Office of Compliance set up a Go Fund Me Account for Nathan Bain’s family, which lost almost everything when Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas.
A powerful Pacific storm system will drag a cold front through East Texas on Saturday. Since there is a viable threat for strong-to-severe thunderstorms here in the Piney Woods, we have decided to issue a First Alert Weather Day for Saturday.
In an effort to change its strategy in order to attract new business, the Lufkin City Council has voted to sell its 95-acre industrial park off of US 103 and purchase a 35-acre lot to use as a new industrial park.