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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

Lufkin

Ex-Henderson standout opts for national title over graduation

Ex-Henderson standout opts for national title over graduation

Tessa Thomas is 0-for-2 on graduations, but she’s batting a solid .333 on softball championships.

ETX man sentenced to 25 years for slitting woman's throat, leaving her for dead

An East Texas man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for slitting a woman's throat after reaching a plea deal in an Angelina County courtroom.

ETX man allegedly on PCP threatens homeowner, runs from police

Lufkin police officers arrested a local man who was believed to intoxicated by PCP after he was caught running from authorities.
Police: ETX man attempts to trap officer's arm in window during tow

Police: ETX man attempts to trap officer's arm in window during tow

A Lufkin man bonded out of jail after he taken there for refusing to get out of his vehicle that was being towed away by authorities.
Authorities searching for ETX man wanted on multiple charges

Authorities searching for ETX man wanted on multiple charges

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help locating Ja’Vonte Da’Leone Hunt. As of May 19, 2014, Angelina County Community Supervision and Corrections Department holds a Revocation of Probation warrant for Hunt’s arrest.
Lufkin woman accused of attacking boyfriend with machete, hammer

Lufkin woman accused of attacking boyfriend with machete, hammer

Authorities took a Lufkin woman into custody Wednesday morning after she allegedly attacked her boyfriend with a machete and a hammer.

BARCODE BANDIT: TABC arrests ETX man wanted for multiple burglaries

According to Sgt. Bryant Jones with the Texas Alcohol Beverage Commission, an East Texas man with a specific identifier, a barcode tattoo, who was wanted on a handful of warrants has been arrested.

Mother, daughter killed in ETX crash involving semi identified

Two people were killed Tuesday morning in a major accident on Highway 59 North.

Aspen Power in Lufkin will soon reopen, big boost for Angelina County

The power plant in Lufkin hasn't been running for a little over a year because of financial challenges, but not for long good news for Angelina County.

Barcode Bandit: ETX authorities seek burglary suspect

East Texas law enforcement has asked for the public's help in locating a man with a specific identifiyer, a barcode tattoo, who is wanted on a handful of warrants.
Brondon Belt has broken thumb

Brondon Belt has broken thumb

Brandon Belt is fron Hudson, near Lufkin. He leads the San Francisco Giants in home runs. But the East Texan will not have a chance to hit any more homers for a while.
Truck stolen in Lufkin home burglary

Truck stolen in Lufkin home burglary

Authorities are searching for clues after a man arrived home from work and found his house had been burglarized and his vehicle stolen.
LPD: Robber punches victim during 'door knock' break-in

LPD: Robber punches victim during 'door knock' break-in

A Lufkin resident was caught by surprise Tuesday morning when he opened his door to a burglar and was attacked.
ETX pastor accused of injuring wife during argument

ETX pastor accused of injuring wife during argument

The pastor of an East Texas church was arrested Tuesday morning after he allegedly hurt his wife.
Lufkin suspect allegedly chases ex-girlfriend, man with machete

Lufkin suspect allegedly chases ex-girlfriend, man with machete

On Sunday, Lufkin police arrested a man accused of chasing two people, including his ex-girlfriend, with a machete.