64 spectacular trees featured at Museum of East Texas Festival of Trees in Lufkin
Updated: Nov. 21, 2022 at 10:36 AM CST
“I think people like traditions. They like something to look forward to, when your family comes from out of town. It’s one of those things. We’re free; you don’t have to pay admission. You can bring your family in and come just enjoy the sights and sounds,” Handley said.
Although he always knew he wanted to fly, on Thursday, he was reminded why he wanted to become a U.S. Coast Guard Lieutenant.
“It’s moments like this ... this is why you join. Getting able to go out and search and save somebody’s life,” Travis Rhea said.
The fire destroyed a home in the 9200 block of Lakeshore Drive. According to Smith County Deputy Fire Marshal Barron Wedgeworth, a homeowner heard a noise upstairs at around 8:07, went to see what it was, and saw a fire. The residents were able to get out safely. No one was injured, including firefighters.