Friday, January 30, 2015 - 10:22am

Lufkin

Santa, kids and furry friends to paws for pix at Lufkin Mall

Santa, kids and furry friends to paws for pix at Lufkin Mall

Wet noses and a white beard, wagging tails and a red hat, kids snuggled with their furry friends. It’s a Kodak moment when kids and their pets pose for photos with Santa Claus at Lufkin Mall.
Police identify East Texan killed in Lufkin crash

Police identify East Texan killed in Lufkin crash

The Lufkin Police Department has released the name of the man killed in a crash over the weekend near the Ellen Trout Zoo.
GE to invest $60 million in Lufkin operations

GE to invest $60 million in Lufkin operations

Seeking to improve and sustain its manufacturing capabilities to meet the growing demand for oil and gas production and power transmission equipment, GE Oil & Gas (NYSE: GE) today announced it plans to invest $60 million in expanding and mo
1 arrested in Lufkin shooting

1 arrested in Lufkin shooting

A Lufkin man was arrested Sunday for allegedly shooting another man. Lufkin police responded to the 1800 block of East Denman after receiving reports of shots being fired.
CrimeStoppers seeking man who stole DVDs from local retailer

CrimeStoppers seeking man who stole DVDs from local retailer

Lufkin Crime Stoppers is seeking the help of a the public to identify a man who is responsible for local thefts.
Police arrest alleged arsonist wanted for ETX Walmart fires

Police arrest alleged arsonist wanted for ETX Walmart fires

The Lufkin Police Department announced Friday the arrest of Christopher Leon Burch, an alleged arsonist.  Burch was taken into custody at 11:45 a.m at local home wit
East Texan Brandon Belt wins second World Series ring

East Texan Brandon Belt wins second World Series ring

He's from Hudson, near Lufkin. Brandon Belt and the San Francisco Giants edged the Kansas City Royals, 3-2, in the final game of the World Series.

CrimeStoppers seeking person who stole cash outside ETX store

Some adults still believe in the schoolyard “finders keepers” saying but in the real world intentionally depriving someone of property is a crime.
Former Lufkin Panther, Buccaneers RB stops burglar in act

Former Lufkin Panther, Buccaneers RB stops burglar in act

NFL player and former East Texas standout Jorvorskie Lane found himself playing a little defense Thursday morning.
Community voice R.A. Brookshire dies

Community voice R.A. Brookshire dies

An inspirational voice for an East Texas community was lost Wednesday with the passing of R.A. Brookshire. He died at the age of 80.
Woman accused of hiding pot in day care arrested again on same charge

Woman accused of hiding pot in day care arrested again on same charge

A Lufkin woman was taken into custody almost 24 hours after being released from jail on the same charge.
Police: Pair attempts to hide marijuana in ETX day care

Police: Pair attempts to hide marijuana in ETX day care

Two Lufkin residents were taken into custody Monday afternoon for allegedly trying to hide marijuana in a local day care.
What was the key for Dez Bryant’s big second half?

What was the key for Dez Bryant’s big second half?

Dez Bryant had two catches for 15 yards in the first half and stumbled on a play early in the second quarter that led to an interception by Romo.

Detectives ask public for help identifying parking lot bandits

Lufkin Crime Stoppers detectives are looking for the persons responsible for the the theft of towing equipment from a local parking lot.
Lufkin man allegedly assaulted overnight by ex-friend

Lufkin man allegedly assaulted overnight by ex-friend

One person was injured overnight Friday after a fight broke out in Lufkin. The assault happened just after midnight in the 500 block of Pershing Avenue.