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Kids’ Backpacks Shouldn’t Be Any Heavier Than This
School starts next week in Lufkin and all across East Texas, and kids will be cramming iPods, notebooks, Kindles, phones, a change of shoes, snacks, and maybe even a book into those backpacks.
How heavy is too heavy?  If the backpack weighs more than a certain amount, it can knock kids off balan…
Rental Scam Hits East Texas
Heads up renters. Don't be swindled out of your hard-earned money.
The scam is not new nationwide, but it might be new to East Texas and it's already hit several people right in the wallet.
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 ther…
What is the Happiest City in East Texas?
Some places seem happier than others.  They just do.  People in these spots have decent jobs, they have access to lakes and sports and shopping, there are lots of choices when it comes to restaurants, and the kids are in good shape with schools and baseball leagues. So which city in East T…
Food Trucks in Texas Are Big Business
More food trucks are seen around Lufkin these days.  Jacksonville has its own food truck park.  And a San Antonio Spur is getting into the food truck business!  Check it out.
Chick-fil-A is Making a Major Menu Change
Don't worry, the chicken sandwiches aren't going away.  But Chick-fil-A is doing something revolutionary with its menu right here in East Texas, and it might be a sign of things to come in the fast food industry.

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