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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

Lufkin

Turkey leg theft leads to felony charge in Lufkin

Turkey leg theft leads to felony charge in Lufkin

A Lufkin man was hit with a felony theft charge after stealing a turkey leg on Thursday afternoon.
ETX hit and run suspect turns self into police

ETX hit and run suspect turns self into police

The Lufkin Police Department tells KETK the suspect in a Christmas night hit and run has turned themselves in.
ETX man arrested for driving while intoxicated with child in the vehicle

ETX man arrested for driving while intoxicated with child in the vehicle

An East Texas man is beihind bars after causing a wreck in Lufkin. It happened at 10:41 a.m. in the 1700 block of Frank Avenue when Lufkin Police were called to a crash in that area.
ETX man dies after being struck by vehicle Saturday night

ETX man dies after being struck by vehicle Saturday night

An East Texas man is dead after two seperate accidents Saturday night. It happened in the 1600 block of Chestnut Street in Lufkin just after 6:00 p.m.
Strong winds cause heavy damage throughout East Texas

Strong winds cause heavy damage throughout East Texas

The City of Lufkin has suffered from winds of 60 miles per hour and has been left with severe throughout the town.
Accused Lufkin arsonist indicted, left 'fiery' remarks on Facebook

Accused Lufkin arsonist indicted, left 'fiery' remarks on Facebook

A Lufkin man accused of lighting a multitude of fires on the northside of Lufkin may have made his intentions known before the alleged crimes took place.
Dez Bryant on early exit: I cried when I got into the locker room

Dez Bryant on early exit: I cried when I got into the locker room

Dez Bryant regrets it. He wishes he wouldn’t have walked off the field with 1:21 left and the Green Bay Packers a couple kneels away from a 37-36 victory over the Dallas Cowboys.
Double R Brand Premium Food Products expanding to ETX, add at least 150 jobs to area

Double R Brand Premium Food Products expanding to ETX, add at least 150 jobs to area

Rodney Roth, a fourth generation sausage maker and president of Holmes Smokehouse, has announced the company is expanding into a second location in Lufkin in  order to address current growth, as well as future demand for its award winning
Alleged ETX burglar caught in Houston escapes hospital

Alleged ETX burglar caught in Houston escapes hospital

A wounded man suspected of burglarizing a house near Lufkin has escaped a Houston hospital where he was being treated.
'BRA BANDIT' STRIKES ETX WAL-MART: Man arrested for sneaking bras, lubricant into men's bathroom

'BRA BANDIT' STRIKES ETX WAL-MART: Man arrested for sneaking bras, lubricant into men's bathroom

A 34-year-old East Texas career criminal is back behind bars after allegedy stuffing lubricant and bras in his pants to sneak into a local Wal-Mart bathroom.
ETX 2nd grader awarded for bravery after saving grandmother's life

ETX 2nd grader awarded for bravery after saving grandmother's life

Virgina Sims, second grader at Trout Primary, was honored Monday, with an award for her bravery presented by the American Legion Auxiliary in Lufkin.

SURVEILLANCE: Police searching for burglars who stole parts from Cycle Shop in Lufkin

Lufkin Police are looking for the person, or people, responsible for burglarizing a motorcycle business at the beginning of December. It happened at the Cycle Shop on the 3400 block of East Denman Ave in Lufkin.
Harmony Christian School closing due to low enrollment

Harmony Christian School closing due to low enrollment

Harmony Christian School in Lufkin will be closing it's doors next year. According to the Lufkin Daily News, the private school will be closed by may 2014. The school was founded in 1996.
ETX man wanted for sexually assaulting child captured

ETX man wanted for sexually assaulting child captured

An Angelina County man wanted for the aggravated sexual assault of a child has been captured.
ETX officials capture man wanted on felony warrants

ETX officials capture man wanted on felony warrants

The Lufkin Police Deparment has captured a man who was wanted on felony warrants.