Lufkin

Motorcycle wreck in Lufkin sends several to hospital

Motorcycle wreck in Lufkin sends several to hospital

Angelina County has confirmed with KETK that there has been a two vehicle accident in the 5000 block of Highway 59 South. A van and a motorcyclist collided into each other.
TX honors Lufkin woman's life achievements

TX honors Lufkin woman's life achievements

On Sunday, Greater Shiloh Baptist Church in Lufkin held service in part to honor Vickey Booker's lifetime achievements in public service and charitable endeavors.

VIDEO: Lufkin Crime Stoppers seek help in solving burglary

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help solving a residential burglary.
Lufkin teen jailed for evading arrest and driving while intoxicated

Lufkin teen jailed for evading arrest and driving while intoxicated

A 19 year old woman is arrested for evading arrest and driving while intoxicated. Lufkin Police were called to the 5100 block of Lotus Lane at 7:55 p.m. last night.
Former Lufkin, A&M star arrested again

Former Lufkin, A&M star arrested again

A former Aggie quarterback is in trouble with the law again. Reggie McNeal who played for A&M from 2002 to 2006 was arrested Monday night in Bryan.
Lufkin house fire takes one to the hospital

Lufkin house fire takes one to the hospital

Lufkin Fire Department were called to a house fire on the 2200 block of Atkinson Street in Lufkin. Upon arrival, the fire department went into the house to fight the fire.
Fatal ATV crash in Angelina County

Fatal ATV crash in Angelina County

Angelina County Department of Public Safety officials are on the scene of a fatal ATV accident just outside Diboll. Authorities tell KETK, the call came in around 2:20pm on Tuesday.
Victim speaks out about horrors of sexual abuse

Victim speaks out about horrors of sexual abuse

In 2012, the Janelle Grum Family Crisis Center of East Texas provided services to 228 sexual assault victims, both adults and children.
One man injured in Angelina County plane crash

One man injured in Angelina County plane crash

A Huntington man was injured Sunday evening after the plane he was flying went into a power line. The accident happened at around 7:30 p.m. near a house on Neyland Drive off Old Diboll Highway just North of Diboll.
ETX man arrested for stealing from a vehicle

ETX man arrested for stealing from a vehicle

A Lufkin man is behind bars for stealing from a vehicle Saturday night. Justin Lee Burchfield, 22, was arrested last night for burglary of a vehicle. At this time it is unknown what was stolen from the vehicle.

Lufkin home insurance rates to drop

The Lufkin Daily News is reporting; Lufkin homeowners could see lower home insurance rates starting this summer after the city received an improved public protection classification rating.

International Paper potentially pursuing sale of Boggy Slough

The Lufkin Daily News is reporting; Boggy Slough, which covers thousands of wooded acres purchased by International Paper when it bought Temple-Inland in 2011, may soon be up for sale, according to a company spokeswoman.

Looking back on Lufkin's legacy

The Lufkin Daily News is reporting; since opening its doors in 1902, Lufkin Foundry and Machine Company went from manufacturing sawmill and railroad equipment to a global industry leader whose products reach from the oil fields of Argentin
Daughter arrested after hitting dad with cake pan

Daughter arrested after hitting dad with cake pan

A Lufkin woman was arrested, Monday, after hitting her dad with a cake pan. According to Sergeant Mike Shurley, Lena Trapp, came home from work when her dad was getting a piece of cake out of a cake pan in the kitchen.

General Electric announces plans to buy Lufkin Industries

The Lufkin Daily News is reporting; officials with Fairfield, Conn.-based General Electric announced Monday that the company will purchase homegrown oil and gas technology and industrial gear manufacturer Lufkin Industries Inc.