Angelina Co. Child Advocate: Multiple abusers in one family not uncommon
"It's not uncommon for there to be multiple abusers in a family system," said Ashley Cook, Community Education Director, Harold's House "I wouldn't say that we see a lot of problems with that I will say we do see it occasionally and its sad," said Greg Sanches, Angelina County Sherriff.
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Hallsville ISD student arrested for drug possession, fleeing campus police
An East Texas high school student was arrested after fleeing police on campus. According to the Harrison County Sheriff's Office, 17-year-old Seth Daniel Bolden was taken into custody by the Hallsville Independent School District Police Department on Wednesday, March 5. He is charged with evading arrest and possession of a controlled substance in a ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Brookshire Brothers teaming with Nacogdoches Chamber to keep Blueberry Fest going
Planners for the upcoming 25th anniversary of the Texas Blueberry Festival in Nacogdoches are less nervous.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Angelina Co. Sheriff's Office introduces first chaplain
Crisis management is a main area of concern for all law enforcement and now the Angelina County Sheriff's office has a new deputy to help with that need.
Angelina, Nacogdoches counties see improvement in jobless rates, compared to 2013
Although the January jobless numbers represented a small increase in unemployment for Angelina and Nacogdoches counties compared to December 2013 figures, they were a marked improvement over the jobless figures for January 2013.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Alto man found guilty of robbing convenience store with rake in 2012
An Angelina County found an Alto man guilty of robbing a convenience store by using a rake as a weapon in May 2012 Wednesday.
2014 March Primary Election Results
ANGELINA COUNTY County Court-at-Law, No. 1 Republican Party Todd Kassaw Joe Lee Register Position vacated by Robert Inselmann.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Etoile Water Supply PWS issues boil water notice
Due to a line maintenance on Tuesday, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the Etoile Water Supply PWS to notify customers in the following areas that they will need to boil their water prior to consumption.
Grand jury indicts Lufkin woman accused in hit-and-run death of bicyclist
An Angelina County grand jury has indicted a Lufkin woman accused in the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist on Christmas Day.
2 challenge Cooper for Angelina Co. Pct. 4 race
Precinct 4 encompasses a large amount of Angelina County, including some of South Lufkin and all of Diboll and Zavalla.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Drug-Free All Stars shock alcohol buyers with Sticker Shock campaign
The Coalition's Drug-Free All Star members kicked off their project sticker shock Monday morning at the Gaslight location of Brookshire Brothers.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
More championships handed out Thursday at the Angelina Co. Youth Fair
It's been a busy week at the Angelina County Youth Fair. As students get ready for the steer and heifer show on Friday, there were others who couldn't stop smiling from their recent triumphs.
Restaurant Report - Angelina County - 02/27/14
Jack in the Box at 1902 E. Denman Ave.: 22 demerits for cold hold at wrong temperature, food manager not on site, areas under equipment needed to be cleaned, floor drains needed to be cleaned, wall above fry warmer needed to be cleaned, air vents needed to be cleaned, floors of walk-in cooler needed to be cleaned, soap needed at hand sink, all ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Lufkin man who harassed ex-girlfriend a 'no show' for sentencing hearing
An Angelina County judge ordered a bond forfeiture for a 55-year-old Lufkin man who continuously harassed his ex-girlfriend at her apartment complex after he was a "no-show" at a sentencing hearing Wednesday.
U.S. 59 project road detours expected Friday and Saturday
According to the Texas Department of Transportation , the U.S. 59 northbound On-Ramp as well as BU 59 will be closed from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. Saturday while the contractor sets the beams across the U.S. 59 NB Ramp/BU 59. All northbound traffic will be routed to FM 2021 during this operation.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Annual Angelina Co. Youth Fair kicks off with plenty of competition
Tuesday was a full day of competition at the Angelina County Youth fair, held at the George H. Henderson Expo Center in Lufkin.
Three candidates seeking Angelina County Commissioner Precinct 1 seat
Allen said, "Because of the experience I have working with TxDOT and serving the citizens of precinct one and see if I can make it better for us for the precinct."
Fire destroys family home in Pollok area
Firefighters with the Hudson and Central volunteer fire departments responded to a house fire in the 100 block of Ridgewood Drive in the northern part of Angelina County Tuesday afternoon.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Habitat for Hounds giving dog houses to shelter-less pets
Have you seen a dog that sitting out in the rain or shivering in the cold? Well the newly formed non-profit Habitat for Hounds is working to make sure that problem goes away.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Zavalla council member responds to golf cart photo
Shown in the photo are two city council members Pam Hooks, Sue Hough and a child not in safety belt.