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Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:58am

Lufkin

Sewing wedding dresses into 'angel gowns'

NICU Helping Hands is an organization started in fort worth that collects wedding dresses, and turns them into what they call 'angel gowns' for babies who pass away in the neonatal intensiv
Crime Stoppers seeking 'Not So Good Samaritan' for allegedly stealing cash

Crime Stoppers seeking 'Not So Good Samaritan' for allegedly stealing cash

The Lufkin Crime Stoppers is seeking the help of the public in identifying an alleged thief.
Police arrest Lufkin woman hiding pot in 'crotch area'

Police arrest Lufkin woman hiding pot in 'crotch area'

Police arrested a Lufkin woman Friday morning after it was discovered she was trying to hide drugs in her "crotch area."
Lufkin woman calls police, complains about bad 'weed'

Lufkin woman calls police, complains about bad 'weed'

An East Texas woman found herself behind bars Thursday after calling Lufkin authorities to complain about bad "weed."
ETX man gets 20 years for kidnapping, attempted rape while high on crack

ETX man gets 20 years for kidnapping, attempted rape while high on crack

A Lufkin man was sentenced to 20 years in prison Thursday for a 2013 kidnapping and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
ETX woman wrongly jailed due to expired statute of limitations

ETX woman wrongly jailed due to expired statute of limitations

Authorities released a Lufkin woman from jail Monday after officials realized she had been wrongly incarcerated.
ETX man gets 25 years for sexual assault of 8-month-old

ETX man gets 25 years for sexual assault of 8-month-old

A Lufkin man was sentenced to 25 years by an Angelina County judge Monday for sexually assaulting a child.
Authorities identify 12-year-old killed after car plunges into Neches River

Authorities identify 12-year-old killed after car plunges into Neches River

A 12-year-old boy died in an early morning crash Tuesday when a vehicle drove off an Angelina County road and into a river.
ETX employee busted by alert loss prevention officer

ETX employee busted by alert loss prevention officer

Thanks to the alertness of a loss prevetion officer, a Lufkin thief was caught allegedly stealing hundreds of dollars worth of items from a local store.
Lufkin man accused of biting common law wife on face

Lufkin man accused of biting common law wife on face

A Lufkin man was jailed over the weekend after authorities discovered he allegedly bit his common law spouse during an argument.
Judge orders infant with brain injury can be released to family friends

Judge orders infant with brain injury can be released to family friends

An Angelina County Judge has ruled an East Texas baby injured last week can be turned over to friends of the family involved.
Authorities ask for public's help identifying ETX fraudster

Authorities ask for public's help identifying ETX fraudster

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin needs your help identifying the suspects in a check fraud case where checks passed in Lufkin for gift cards used in Houston.
ETX man found wandering on highway admits to smoking 'spice'

ETX man found wandering on highway admits to smoking 'spice'

A Lufkin man was arrested Wednesday for public intoxication after deputies found him stumbling down Highway 69 North.
CPS, police investigating injuries to ETX infant

CPS, police investigating injuries to ETX infant

Hudson detectives and Child Protective Services are investigating injuries to a two-month-old girl Tuesday.
Concerned citizen leads police to stolen vehicle, alleged burglar

Concerned citizen leads police to stolen vehicle, alleged burglar

An alert citizen led to the arrest of man who allegedly stole items, including a car, and was trying to resell them in a Lufkin neighborhood.