3 hrs ago
Man injured by shotgun pellets in dove hunting incident near Douglass
According to a Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office incident report, NCSO deputies were dispatched to Nacogdoches Medical Center in reference to a gunshot victim at approximately 4:11 p.m. When they got there, they victim told him that his friend had accidentally hit him with some shotgun pellets.
13 hrs ago
Lufkin, Tyler ranked among top high school football communities
According to a recent livability.com article, the website has listed two East Texas cities as part of their top ten best high school football towns Lufkin has been a high school football hotbed for decades, while Tyler benefits from having one of the best cross town rivalries in the state between John Tyler and Tyler Lee.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Lufkin Police on search for man suspected in aggravated robbery
Peggy Beddingfield has lived off of Hackney street for over 60 years. She said she just doesn't know why anyone would want to rob her.
Lufkin PD: Man ran and hid after he got caught trying to steal TV from vehicle
Lufkin Police officers arrested a 30-year-old man on Monday morning after he was allegedly caught trying to steal a television from a vehicle on Lee Lane.
Lufkin Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week: LPD seeking public's help in finding 3 car burglars
At 2:30 a.m. on August 19, three suspects burglarized a vehicle parked outside a residence on Copeland Drive in Lufkin.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Two vehicle accident sends Zavalla woman to hospital
The accident happened shortly before 6 p.m. Saturday. Lt. Mike Shurley with the Lufkin Police Department said the accident occurred when the driver of a Nissan Altima attempted to cut across the freeway.
Troopers investigating late night high speed chase in Angelina Co.
The chase began just after 10:30 p.m. on Jim Stephens Rd. in Angelina County. Troopers pulled a 2004 Pontiac passenger car for a traffic violation.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Every kid has enough school supplies for the year
Teachers and parents alike are loving the new school supply initiative at Diboll Independent School District.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Buyers and sellers get ready for annual horse sale Lufkin's expo center
Buyers and sellers from across the world have made their way to Lufkin for the Mane Event Fall Consignment Sale.
Lufkin woman accepts plea deal of 4 years probation for leaving 3-year-old home alone
A Lufkin woman accepted a plea bargain deal of four years of deferred adjudication for leaving her 3-year-old child at home alone with the door unlocked in April 2013.
Lufkin man who hit grandmother with phone accepts plea deal for 40 days in jail
A Lufkin man who got into an argument with his grandmother over a TV remote and then hit with a phone accepted a plea bargain deal that reduced the original felony injury to elderly charge to a Class A misdemeanor assault.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
DPS releases names of 4 people injured in 2-vehicle accident near Zavalla
The Texas Department of Public Safety has released the names of the four people injured in the two-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 69 just north of Zavalla Wednesday.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Nacogdoches choir director hopes new title will bring new awareness
Pastor Christopher will continue to sing and direct the regional choir that has helped families for 15 years.
Lufkin Rotary Club accepting applications for New Zealand exchange program
Every year Rotary District 5910, which consists of several East Texas Rotary Clubs, puts together a team of 4 leaders to participate in the Group Study Exchange program with Rotary District 9980 in New Zealand.
Driver, 39, admits to deliberately crashing his rare $1 million...
US driver faces 20 years in jail after he DELIBERATELY crashed his Bugatti Veyron into a swamp to claim $2.2m insurance Andy Lee House crashed his 2006 Bugatti Veyron into water near Galveston, Texas in November 2009, claiming he had swerved to avoid a pelican But he was unaware that a passing motorist had recorded the crash and the video revealed ... (more)
Man who drove Bugatti Veyron into lake pleads guilty, faces 20 years in prison [w/video]
Remember the guy who caught on video driving a Bugatti Veyron into the Gulf Bay in Texas? Well, he's now facing a few decades behind bars.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Polk Co. authorities looking for suspects that fled vehicle
Polk County Sheriff deputies are currently looking for a pair of suspects that fled from their vehicle after a short pursuit.
Lufkin Leaders donate to Season of Hope for class project
The 32nd Lufkin Leadership Class presented a donation check to the Seasons of Hope Center on Tuesday as part of their class project.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Angelina Co. Sheriff's Office: Jailers search woman, find crack, weed, glass pipe in crotch
After an Angelina County Sheriff's deputy arrested a 28-year-old woman on outstanding misdemeanor warrants from the Lufkin Police Department, a search at the jail revealed that she had hidden two small rocks believed to be crack cocaine, a partially smoked marijuana cigarette, and a glass pipe hidden in her pubic area.
Hudson PD: Man assaulted relative, ran from officer, resisted arrest
A Hudson Police officer arrested a 33-year-old Lufkin man after he allegedly assaulted an elderly person and fled the scene.