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City Of Lufkin Fireworks Extravaganza 2016

Since 2005, Mike Love and Associates have brought the most spectacular fireworks show to Lufkin, and you don't want to miss the sights and sounds at the Ellen Trout Park & Zoo.

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Chicken Purchased in East Texas May Have Dirt In It

To say the least, it's not ideal to lift a freshly sauced and grilled chicken wing to your mouth and taste dirt and sand.  That puts a damper on the back yard party.

There's one company recalling its products now over worries about sand and black soil in the chicken. And there are a few East Texas grocery stores where you may have purchased it.

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Texas is Home to Some of the Best Farmer’s Markets in the US

The Angelina County Farmer's Market didn't win the honor of the best farmer's market in Texas, but it's still a great place for East Texans to stock up on produce, jellies, jams, salsa, and honey.  Any guess which Texas city's farmer's market was voted the best?

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2016 Summer Fun Guide

Do you keep keep hearing about a bunch of fun activities just a day too late? Are you looking to keep your kids entertained all Summer long? You're in luck because the 2016 Summer Fun Guide is here!

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Revisit The Entire Matrix Trilogy On The Big Screen At The Pines Theater

It's been a great year of movies at the historic Pines theater in downtown Lufkin. Our $5 Film series has brought timeless classics back to the big screen each month to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, but to also give you a fun movie experience on a budget.

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Score Free Donuts in Lufkin and Nac on Friday

Some obscure little holidays can be overlooked, but not this one.  We wouldn't dare.

Friday is National Donut Day (it's always the first Friday in June), and some East Texas donut shops will be passing out freebies.

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Happy Memorial Day! Make This Chicken Recipe To Impress Your Guests.

I've been making Tequila Lime Chicken for years, and it's always a hit and it's easy to make.  The only way to mess up, is if you rub your eyes after handling the jalapenos. That hurts!

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Celebrate Summer Responsibly

Many folks see Memorial day as the unofficial start to the Summer. With a lot of us celebrating our kids' and grand-kids' graduations, or just getting together to barbecue with friends, it isn't unreasonable to assume you'll have a few drinks along with the festivities...

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8 Helpful Reasons To Convince Your Friends To Move To Lufkin

We're a mixed community, divided by those who are proud to reside in the Piney woods, and those who bash it and can't wait to leave Lufkin in the rear view mirror.

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You Might See Self-Service Kiosks at This East Texas Restaurant

Walking up to the counter and ordering a cheeseburger seems to work well, but one fast-food restaurant in East Texas says it plans to put self-service kiosks in all of its locations by the end of 2016.  See which one here, and find out why someone in Lufkin will have the final say.

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Try These Old School Methods To Beat The Heat

East Texas heat may actually be the worst all around. It's not a dry heat, and it likes to sneak up on us when we least expect it. We aren't as prepared as folks living in places that are constantly hot, and with our weather changing every five seconds, we can never be fully prepared.

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Some Beers In Texas Are Going Gluten-Free

Maybe you haven't hopped on board the gluten-free bandwagon yet, but if you love beer this might make you change your tune.  We can find cereal, crackers, and chicken nuggets that are gluten-free now, and that little ingredient is getting the ax from beer in Texas too.  But how does it taste?

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