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ETX man jailed after beating up man with log

ETX man jailed after beating up man with log

A Lufkin man is behind bars after he allegedly beat up a man using a log.

SECURITY VIDEO: Lufkin Police working to identify freezer burglar

Police need the public's help to identify a man who was captured on surveillance video stealing from a freezer at a house in Lufkin. It happened on October 26th on the 100 block of Lakewind Dr. in Lufkin.
Beloved giraffe, Rafiki, dies Thanksgiving day at Ellen Trout Zoo

Beloved giraffe, Rafiki, dies Thanksgiving day at Ellen Trout Zoo

Thanksgiving Day was a sad day at the Ellen Trout Zoo in Lufkin, Texas. Rafiki, the adult male Maasai Giraffe, was found dead in his stall when his keepers arrived at 8:00 a.m. that morning.
Former ETX school counselor arrested for telling pre-teen 'I'm going to ask you to tell things your mom wouldn't approve of'

Former ETX school counselor arrested for telling pre-teen 'I'm going to ask you to tell things your mom wouldn't approve of'

A former  East Texas charter school counselor is facing child porn charges for wanting "dirty talk" from a 10-year-old female student.
ETX woman is in jail after she allegedly stabs, kills husband

ETX woman is in jail after she allegedly stabs, kills husband

An East Texas woman is in jail after she allegedly stabbed and killed her husband. It happened at 8:30 a.m. Monday morning in the 700 block of Schuller Street at Pershing Place Apartments in Lufkin.
GRAPHIC WARNING: ETX man arrested for indecent exposure, public intoxication

GRAPHIC WARNING: ETX man arrested for indecent exposure, public intoxication

An East Texas man is behind bars and charged with indecent exposure and other charges. It happened around 10:26 a.m. Saturday morning in the 200 block of Moody Street.

Annual lighting event at Lufkin Mall lights up the town

People in Lufkin got a chance to party with Santa and Rudolph earlier this evening at the Lufkin Mall. It was the mall's annual lighting event that featured a parade with Santa Clause and Rudolph the Red Nosed Pump Jack.
Woodland Heights opens first Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Lufkin

Woodland Heights opens first Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Lufkin

Woodland Heights Medical Center proudly announces the opening of the first Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in the Lufkin/Nacogdoches area.
Alert discontinued: South TX child found safe in Lufkin

Alert discontinued: South TX child found safe in Lufkin

The Amber Alert issued for a child out of Eagle Pass, Texas, was discontinued Thursday night after she was found safe in the Lufkin area.
ETX officials seek man wanted for theft, has 15-year criminal history

ETX officials seek man wanted for theft, has 15-year criminal history

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin is seeking the public's help locating a local man wanted for warrants.

Lobos grab playoff win against Rowlett

One East Texas 5A school moves on to the second round of the playoffs, one sees their season come to an end. Longview defeated Rowlett 46-21. Lufkin fell to Humble-Atascocita 42-24.
ETX high school to host 'Turkey Trot' benefitting district's primary special needs students

ETX high school to host 'Turkey Trot' benefitting district's primary special needs students

Friday, November 15th at 8:45 a.m., the Lufkin High School Cross Country Teams will be hosting a "Turkey Trot" for the special needs students at Herty Primary.
RADIO RUCKUS: ETX radio mogul back in jail after violating probation

RADIO RUCKUS: ETX radio mogul back in jail after violating probation

An East Texas radio mogul is back in jail after his probation was revoked by the Polk County Adult Probation Office.
Playoff Football Fever; East Texas bi-district schedule

Playoff Football Fever; East Texas bi-district schedule

Here are the East Texas playoff matchups for this week, November 14, 15 and 16. Gilmer vs Mineola, Thursday, 7:00 @ Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium in Tyler Tatum vs Kountze, Thursday 7:30 @ Lufkin
Crime Stoppers of Lufkin looking for man involved in burglary, fraud

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin looking for man involved in burglary, fraud

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin needs your help identifying a suspect in recent vehicle burglary and credit card fraud case.