The boys varsity basketball team at Pineywoods Community Academy in Lufkin are 23-2A district champions with a perfect 10-0 record. On Tuesday, the team was scheduled to leave the school just after 1 p.m. to head out for their first round playoff game.
On March 1st, 4 year old Mia Castillo (shown here at left) was killed in a UTV accident in Louisiana. A heartbroken East Texas community is now stepping up to help the family of this beautiful little girl who attended Pineywoods Community Academy.
Today, March 2nd, is the birth anniversary of Theodore Seuss Geisel, yes, of course, it's Dr. Seuss. And to honor him and his works, the teachers and kids of Pineywoods Community Academy in Lufkin had a big celebration on Friday.