This is a great way to beat the heat. In honor of National Ice Cream Day, McDonald's will hand you a free vanilla cone one day this weekend, and all you have to do is show up at a participating location. You'll have a chance at winning free ice cream for life too.
The best bacon burger in Texas exists at a restaurant in Austin, according to one website, and while we sit here and argue about that, we have to ask -- Who has the best all-around burger in Lufkin? T&G Burger? Tell us!
If you search for "free stuff in East Texas," be prepared for what comes back. There are a lot of people giving away things like puppies, recliners, and 2x4's, and if you know where to look you can score stacks of free loot. Hog bait anyone?
One East Texas town has enough crime to put it right up there with Miami and St. Louis, in the top 100 crime cities nationwide. In fact, Lufkin is sitting right in the middle of a large radius of crime-filled cities.