The Lufkin Little League All-Stars are going to the World Series in Williamsport as the Southwest Region Champions. This marks Lufkin's first trip to the storied event, and the East Texas community is showing their support in numerous ways.
The eyes of East Texas, and for that matter, the eyes of a nationwide TV audience, intently and nervously watched over the past few days as the Lufkin Little League All Stars laid claim to the Southwest Championship.
August in East Texas usually means heat, humidity, and dry conditions. Well, this week will definitely be humid, but the temperatures may be a bit below normal as a week of high rainfall chances will invade the Pineywoods.
According to a Lufkin Police report, Daniel Ramirez Huerta, 39, of Lufkin, was taken into custody around 10:15 Friday morning after he allegedly rammed his ex-girlfriend's car repeatedly while threatening her with a hammer.
Road construction crews will be very busy over the next week around the Lufkin/Nacogdoches and Deep East Texas area. Here are some of construction areas to be wary of according to the Texas Department of Transportation.
When you walk through the main lobby at CHI St. Luke’s Health-Memorial every day, one of the first things you notice is the alluring smell of popcorn. For many, it's just too much to resist, especially for only $1 a bag.
The Huntington Dixie Majors are Texas State Champs and they'll be heading to Mississippi in early August to compete in the Dixie World Series. I had a chance to meet them recently as well as put them to a skills test.
Over the last 71 years, some of the top cowboys and cowgirls have competed at the Jasper Lions Club Rodeo. And, the names of music entertainers who have performed there reads like a who's who list of country music's best. However, the run of the Jasper Lions Club Rodeo has come…