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Three arrested after deputies seize 53 pounds of marijuana

Three arrested after deputies seize 53 pounds of marijuana

Three Texas men are now behind bars after investigators found them in possession of 53 pounds of marijuana with a street value worth of $42,000.
Lufkin ISD to hold Family Fitness Night

Lufkin ISD to hold Family Fitness Night

On Monday, February 24, there will be a Family Fitness Night at Dunbar Primary from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the school cafeteria.

TISD Athletic Director Rod Kaspar reacts to news about Ennis

KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner was the first to break the news to TISD Athletic Director Rod Kaspar. Ennis is leaving the East Texas district in everything except football.
Big raise for Brandon Belt

Big raise for Brandon Belt

Brandon Belt grew up near Lufkin. He grew up in Hudson. Now he can buy Hudson. The East Texan has hit a home run at the bank. He got a gigantic raise from the Giants.
Afternoon fire damages East Texas restaurant

Afternoon fire damages East Texas restaurant

An afternoon fire has caused significant damage to an East Texas restaurant.
Wanted child predator surrenders to ETX sheriff

Wanted child predator surrenders to ETX sheriff

An East Texas sex-offender who was wanted for not registering with the county has surrendered to officials.
ETX man jailed after allegedly dragging wife across gravel driveway

ETX man jailed after allegedly dragging wife across gravel driveway

A Lufkin man is behind bars charged with assault to a family member causing bodily injury.
Lufkin Panthers play Monday at Minute Maid Park

Lufkin Panthers play Monday at Minute Maid Park

Lufkin will play at Minute Maid Park against Northland Christian Monday, February 17th at 7 pm. Gates open at 6:00PM.
ETX man arrested after tying, dragging dog behind vehicle

ETX man arrested after tying, dragging dog behind vehicle

An East Texas man is now in jail for cruelty to an animal and driving while intoxicated.
City of Lufkin participating in 'Great East Texas Warrant Round-Up'

City of Lufkin participating in 'Great East Texas Warrant Round-Up'

The City of Lufkin Municipal Court and the Lufkin Police Department are participating in the Annual Great Texas Warrant Round Up.
Hackney Primary to have Community Reader's Day to emphasize the importance of literacy

Hackney Primary to have Community Reader's Day to emphasize the importance of literacy

Hackney Primary will have a Community Reader's Day from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, to emphasize the importance of literacy.
According to autopsy, emaciated baby death ruled homicide

According to autopsy, emaciated baby death ruled homicide

An autopsy result has ruled that the death of an 8-week-old Lufkin infant was a homicide. Results indicated the infants death was caused by malnutrition and dehydration.
Lufkin ISD mourns the loss of Special Education teacher

Lufkin ISD mourns the loss of Special Education teacher

A Lufkin ISD Special Education teacher has passed away. Lufkin ISD is mourning the loss of Janie Stanley, longtime Special Education Paraprofessional for Lufkin ISD, passed away this morning due to complications after surgery.
ETX man claiming to be doctor jailed on $100,000 bond for tampering with government records

ETX man claiming to be doctor jailed on $100,000 bond for tampering with government records

A Lufkin man is behind bars charged with tampering with government records after claiming he had doctor privileges.
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.