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Thieves Hit Lufkin Business That Caters to Kids
Who would rob kids of the opportunity to jump, bounce, and have fun?
A Lufkin business is trying to figure out how to move on after being hit by burglars. The Print Shack on N. Raguet Street in Lufkin was robbed last week, and the thieves took about $50,000 worth of bounce houses and equipment that …
What is the Most Common Item Hotel Travelers Leave Behind?
Have you ever checked out of a hotel, traveled home, and then realized you left something behind in the room?
I have. On a road trip to the north, my family stayed at a hotel in Wichita, Kansas, and when we got home we could only find one Dora The Explorer sock. In the process of jumping on the bed…
Go Daddy Hacked, Affecting Millions of Businesses
Indy racer Danica Patrick's #7 car has become a well-known symbol for the company Go Daddy. Turns out, nobody could navigate Go Daddy out of yesterday's hack that shut down millions of websites.
If you went to a website on Monday and you got an error message, chances are it wasn't your internet conn…
Work on US 59 Starts Today
It may be a mess while construction is going on, but it should be worth it in the end. Isn't that the way road construction always goes? No pain no gain.
Construction crews start work today on US 59 and they're shifting lanes at Loop 287. There may be traffic delays while drivers get use…
Do You Wash Your Hands in Public?
Do you wash your hands EVERY time you use a public restroom?
Perhaps you wash your hands religiously after using the restroom at a store or restaurant, but not so much at work. Who cares, you know all those people in the office and they're like family, right? You can let the hand-washing slide ther…
Eva Longoria Offers New Steakhouse for Women
Tell me if you think this idea will catch on in East Texas.
Eva Longoria is opening a new steakhouse in Las Vegas on New Year's Eve called "She," and it caters to women. Apparently the steaks will be smaller, cuz us gals just need a few bites and then we're ready to get o…
East Texans Raise Pancreatic Cancer Awareness
Purple is the color that's become attached to pancreatic cancer awareness campaigns. Pictured is the memorial for Patrick Swayze, when he died of pancreatic cancer in 2009.
East Texans gathered Sunday to raise money and awareness for one person from Tyler who has been diagnosed with pancreati…
Lufkin Woman Participates in Miss Texas USA Pageant This Weekend
20-year old Annabel Rivera is a 2010 graduate of Lufkin High School, who hasn't exactly been taking it easy after high school. She's been attending SFA and pursuing fame and fortune in beauty pageants. She'll compete along with 113 other Texas woman this weekend in the Miss Texas USA Pageant in Ho…
Isaac hits Louisiana, Louisiana hits back
If there's one thing we've learned about Hurricane Isaac so far, it's that the storm has a mind of its own. First it was making a beeline for the Florida panhandle. Then it changed its mind and headed straight for New Orleans. Isaac finally made landfall in Louisiana late Tuesday night, then retr…

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