Lufkin

Double-homicide suspect behind bars after day-long Angelina Co. manhunt

Double-homicide suspect behind bars after day-long Angelina Co. manhunt

A day-long manhunt ended after a Lufkin man accused of a double-murder turned himself in to the Angelina County sheriff Monday night.
ETX man arrested for evading arrest, possession of drugs, theft of firearm

ETX man arrested for evading arrest, possession of drugs, theft of firearm

An East Texas man faces jail time after being found with a stolen firearm and evading arrest.
ETX man strangles wife, leads police on chase

ETX man strangles wife, leads police on chase

A Lufkin man was arrested early Friday morning for allegedly strangling his wife, threatening to kill her and then leading police on a foot chase.
ETX Planned Parenthood closes its doors

ETX Planned Parenthood closes its doors

With the signing of the abortion bill by Governor Rick Perry on Thursday, July 18, Planned Parenthood centers immediately began closing its doors in Texas towns.
Lufkin WR named MVP in THSCA All-Star Game

Lufkin WR named MVP in THSCA All-Star Game

The North squad grabbed a 39-29 win on Tuesday night at Amon Carter Stadium. The North receivers did everything they could, especially Lufkin’s Jabryce Taylor.

'Put prayer back in the schools not guns'

The Sandy Hook shooting urged one Lufkin man to express his opinion on a big yellow sign on the highway. It says, "put prayer back in schools not guns."
ETX man arrested for evading arrest, DWI

ETX man arrested for evading arrest, DWI

A Lufkin man was arrested after a short chase for driving while intoxicated and evading arrest.
Bryant misses Saturday practice

Bryant misses Saturday practice

Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant was given Saturday off to rest a minor quad/hip issue, vice-president Stehen Jones said. The decision to rest Bryant was termed as camp fatigue rather than injury by coach Jason Garrett.
Romo has instincts, Dez has instincts, and now they are mixing, Garrett says

Romo has instincts, Dez has instincts, and now they are mixing, Garrett says

The Cowboys believe they have an instinctive quarterback in Tony Romo, a player who has a feel for the game. They believe they have another in receiver Dez Bryant. Now, watch them mix, coach Jason Garrett says.
Dez Bryant says this is for Lufkin

Dez Bryant says this is for Lufkin

KETK's Phil Kuchinsky talked with Lufkin's Dez Bryant Tuesday night at Cowboys Camp in California. The East Texan said he's doing it all for his hometown.
A six pack of answers from coach Jason Garrett on Dez Bryant: From draft-day risk to immense respect

A six pack of answers from coach Jason Garrett on Dez Bryant: From draft-day risk to immense respect

Cowboys coach Jason Garrett was peppered with questions about receiver Dez Bryant at his news conference on Tuesday in anticipation of Bryant talking to the media for the first time after practice since training camp started.
UPDATE: Lufkin roads reopen after wreck involving hazardous chemical

UPDATE: Lufkin roads reopen after wreck involving hazardous chemical

The overturned truck tractor and trailer that had been blocking the Hwy. 59 North exit ramp at North Medford Drive in Lufkin has been cleared.

Authorities need public to help ID bank bag thief

A bank bag full of cash was taken from a Lufkin convenience store, and authorities need the public's help identifying the thief.
Garrett, Jones eager to see what's next from Dez Bryant, who 'took that next step' last year

Garrett, Jones eager to see what's next from Dez Bryant, who 'took that next step' last year

Dez Bryant has only “scratched the surface” of what he can do to get better as an NFL player, coach Jason Garrett said.  
Two minors arrested for public intoxication and possession of drug paraphernalia hidden in a sock

Two minors arrested for public intoxication and possession of drug paraphernalia hidden in a sock

Two minors were arrested early Sunday morning for possession of drug paraphernalia. Lufkin Police were called to the 100 block of N John Reddit Drive at 4:32 a.m. for a beer theft.