Lufkin

Rep. Ashby named 'Outstanding Republican Freshman' in TX House by GOP Caucus

Rep. Ashby named 'Outstanding Republican Freshman' in TX House by GOP Caucus

Rep. Trent Ashby (R-Lufkin) was voted by his peers as the Outstanding Republican Freshman of the Year on the final day of the 83rd Legislative Session in Austin on Monday.
ETX man arrested for evading arrest and drug possession

ETX man arrested for evading arrest and drug possession

An East Texas man is now behind bars after evading arrest and being found with drug paraphernalia. It happened around 10:00 p.m. in the 400 block of Birch Street in Lufkin.
Pedestrian dead after being hit by car south of Diboll

Pedestrian dead after being hit by car south of Diboll

UPDATE (Thursday, May 23, 4:15 p.m.): A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a car Wednesday night south of Diboll.
UPDATE: Lufkin woman killed by lightning strike

UPDATE: Lufkin woman killed by lightning strike

UPDATE: Lufkin Police have identified the woman killed by the lightning strike on Tuesday evening. Authorities tell KETK, Meshell Foxworth was struck outside the IHOP restaurant.
Almost 29g of cocaine found in Diboll traffic stop

Almost 29g of cocaine found in Diboll traffic stop

Just under 29 grams of powder cocaine were found during a traffic stop in Diboll on Saturday. It happened around 11:00pm.
ETX woman gets probation after spiking coffee with meth before delivering baby

ETX woman gets probation after spiking coffee with meth before delivering baby

Officials with Angelina County tell KETK, Amanda McAdams, 26, of Huntington, received probation after her newborn baby tested positive for meth.
Brookshire Brothers to host charity golf tournament

Brookshire Brothers to host charity golf tournament

Golf and giving. In Brookshire Brothers’ world, the two go hand and hand. The Lufkin-based grocery chain holds two charity golf tournaments each year. The proceeds go into the company’s Charitable Foundation.
Joining Forces:  Veterans’ Family Day

Joining Forces: Veterans’ Family Day

The Charles Wilson Outpatient Clinic is again “joining forces” with Veterans, families, East Texas Veteran Service Organizations, auxiliaries and many others for the Second Annual Veteran’s Family Day on Armed Forces Day.
Brandon Belt has big night

Brandon Belt has big night

Toronto (KETK)  He's from Hudson, near Lufkin. Brandon Belt continued his hot hitting Tuesday night in Canada. He had two extra-base hits against Toronto.

4 men wanted for questioning in ETX purse thefts

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help solving a series of vehicle burglaries and credit fraud cases.
Lufkin man arrested after being found screaming in a road way

Lufkin man arrested after being found screaming in a road way

A Lufkin man is arrested after being found screaming in the road way. Early Sunday morning, at 12:30 a.m., Lufkin Police were called the 900 block of Williams Street for a disturbance.
Joining Forces: Veterans’ Family Day

Joining Forces: Veterans’ Family Day

The Charles Wilson Outpatient Clinic is again “joining forces” with Veterans, families, East Texas Veteran Service Organizations, auxiliaries and many others for the Second Annual Veteran’s Family Day on Armed Forces Day.
Dez Bryant says he's catching better despite finger, feels like a veteran: 'No more games, no more wondering'

Dez Bryant says he's catching better despite finger, feels like a veteran: 'No more games, no more wondering'

Dez Bryant is from Lufkin. He's healthy again and he talked with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Lufkin Police looking for purse snatcher

Around 7:30 am on January 26th, 2013, an unidentified man stole a purse from a customer int he parking lot of a Lufkin grovery story on the 300 block of South Chestnut St. Surveillance cameras captured the incident on video.
Two vehicle wreck results in rollover

Two vehicle wreck results in rollover

Angelina County dispatch tells KETK that troopers are in route to a two vehicle wreck. It happened on CR 256 at FM 1878. At this time troopers say that there are injuries and one vehicle is rolled over.