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RIDING DIRTY: ETX man jailed after sketchy driving leads to discovery of open beer, pot

RIDING DIRTY: ETX man jailed after sketchy driving leads to discovery of open beer, pot

An East Texas man was arrested Saturday after authorities found him driving with illegal substances in the car.
3rd victim identified in ETX gang-related shooting

3rd victim identified in ETX gang-related shooting

The third victim in a shooting that occurred Wednesday morning has been identified.
Panty burglar strikes Lufkin area again

Panty burglar strikes Lufkin area again

The panty bandit has struck again! Lufkin officers began investigating another reported burglary of stolen undergarments on Tuesday.
ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

An East Texas man has been sentenced to two years in prison for admitting to slitting the throat of his ex-girlfriends puppy.
East Texan Brandon Belt belts another one

East Texan Brandon Belt belts another one

He's from Hudson, near Lufkin. And he's hot. Brandon Belt has started the new season on a home run tear. The East Texan Tuesday tagged his fifth homer of the year.
Man wanted on Gregg Co. warrant arrested in Angelina Co.

Man wanted on Gregg Co. warrant arrested in Angelina Co.

A man wanted on charges of aggravated robbery in Gregg County is now behind bars in Angelina County.
Preliminary findings released concerning ETX crash that killed 12-year-old

Preliminary findings released concerning ETX crash that killed 12-year-old

The Texas Department of Public Safety has released preliminary findings in the crash investigation involving the death of a 12-year-old boy on that occurred March 1, 2014.

Sewing wedding dresses into 'angel gowns'

NICU Helping Hands is an organization started in fort worth that collects wedding dresses, and turns them into what they call 'angel gowns' for babies who pass away in the neonatal intensiv
Crime Stoppers seeking 'Not So Good Samaritan' for allegedly stealing cash

Crime Stoppers seeking 'Not So Good Samaritan' for allegedly stealing cash

The Lufkin Crime Stoppers is seeking the help of the public in identifying an alleged thief.
Police arrest Lufkin woman hiding pot in 'crotch area'

Police arrest Lufkin woman hiding pot in 'crotch area'

Police arrested a Lufkin woman Friday morning after it was discovered she was trying to hide drugs in her "crotch area."
Lufkin woman calls police, complains about bad 'weed'

Lufkin woman calls police, complains about bad 'weed'

An East Texas woman found herself behind bars Thursday after calling Lufkin authorities to complain about bad "weed."
ETX man gets 20 years for kidnapping, attempted rape while high on crack

ETX man gets 20 years for kidnapping, attempted rape while high on crack

A Lufkin man was sentenced to 20 years in prison Thursday for a 2013 kidnapping and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
ETX woman wrongly jailed due to expired statute of limitations

ETX woman wrongly jailed due to expired statute of limitations

Authorities released a Lufkin woman from jail Monday after officials realized she had been wrongly incarcerated.
ETX man gets 25 years for sexual assault of 8-month-old

ETX man gets 25 years for sexual assault of 8-month-old

A Lufkin man was sentenced to 25 years by an Angelina County judge Monday for sexually assaulting a child.
Authorities identify 12-year-old killed after car plunges into Neches River

Authorities identify 12-year-old killed after car plunges into Neches River

A 12-year-old boy died in an early morning crash Tuesday when a vehicle drove off an Angelina County road and into a river.