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POLICE: ETX man stabs another in self-defense after being punched numerous times in face

POLICE: ETX man stabs another in self-defense after being punched numerous times in face

A Lufkin man is recovering in hospital after an altercation reportedly turned violent at an Angelina County motel.

Lufkin facing second-longest bus trip in 5A

Lufkin is used to going on the road. The Panthers used to be in a district with Houston area teams. This is worse. Lufkin will be paired with Ennis starting this fall.

Lufkin Crime Stoppers offering reward for information leading to arrested of alleged car burglar

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin is seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in a vehicle burglary and credit card fraud investigation.

Hudson's Brandon Belt hopes to build on breakout 2013

Former Hudson Hornet Brandon Belt is just a few days away from heading out to Spring Training with the San Francisco Giants. KETK caught up with Belt at his old ballpark, Gipson Field.
Becca Chance named president of the Lufkin ISD Education Foundation

Becca Chance named president of the Lufkin ISD Education Foundation

Lufkin ISD has newly formed the Lufkin ISD Education Foundation which is a non-profit charitable organization governed by a volunteer board of directors with Becca Chance at the helm. Mrs.
TxDOT to close BU 59 for construction project, drivers asked to use alternative routes

TxDOT to close BU 59 for construction project, drivers asked to use alternative routes

After this Friday's morning rush hour, motorists traveling north on Business 59 in Lufkin will have to use alternate routes for the U.S. 59 trips.

NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: Lufkin Panthers

The following players will take their talents to the collegiate level and KETK wishes them all the best:
Angelina Co. Sheriff's Office seeking man wanted on 3 warrants

Angelina Co. Sheriff's Office seeking man wanted on 3 warrants

The Angelina County Sheriff's Office is seeking a 34-year-old man who is wanted for a state felony and two misdemeanors.
Two Nacogdoches residents killed in separate weekend wrecks

Two Nacogdoches residents killed in separate weekend wrecks

Two Nacogdoches residents were killed in separate wrecks this weekend. The first was a two-vehicle wreck on Hwy. 259 in Nacogdoches County on Saturday, February 1, 2014.
New 5A district pairs John Tyler with Lufkin, Nacogdoches, Jacksonville, Whitehouse, Lindale and others

New 5A district pairs John Tyler with Lufkin, Nacogdoches, Jacksonville, Whitehouse, Lindale and others

It's back to the future for Cujo and the Pack. The John Tyler Lions are in the same district again with the Lufkin Panthers.

TJC Baseball Media Day

TJC came close last year. The Apaches were just one win away from the Junior College World Series. This year, Tyler hopes to change that.

Another District of Doom?

East Texas already has a District of Doom. Realignment Monday might bring another one. John Tyler, Longview and Lufkin will all be in 5A soon and the Lions, Lobos and Panthers might be paired up in a super district.

Jack Stallard talks about realignment

He's the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. Jack Stallard talked with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner abut realignment.
Six hour manhunt leads to the arrest of two ETX men

Six hour manhunt leads to the arrest of two ETX men

Two Lufkin men are now behind bars after deputies conducted a 6 hours manhunt for the two men. A call came in at 9:00 p.m. Tuesday night regarding a drive-by shooting at Hills drive thru on Highway 59 South.
Lufkin swim team to compete at Regionals

Lufkin swim team to compete at Regionals

Congratulations are in order for members of the Lufkin High School swim team.   The following qualified for Regionals, February 7-8 at The Woodlands: