Do Texans Still Smoke?
The price of cigarettes has increased. Smoking has been banned from quite a few bars and restaurants. There's a lawsuit that's trying to get smoking removed completely from movies that target kids.  Is smoking so marginalized that we've almost seen the end of it in Lufkin?
Cancer Killed a Great Man
This is one of my dad's favorite pictures of himself.  It's one of my favorites as well. In 2002, Kenneth Merrell retired from the Austin Fire Department after 32 years of service.  In 2008, he passed away due to complications from lung cancer.
CVS Kicks Smoking Habit
If you're on the CVS Pharmacy email list, you probably got an email yesterday' that said all of its stores were undergoing a big change.