Local Toy Drives This Friday & Saturday

The Lufkin Marine Corps League will conduct a two day toy drive this Friday and Saturday at the Walmart Super Center in Lufkin from sun-up into the evening both days.

We need your help desperately! Applications for toys are up substantially so monetary donations and toys are very much appreciated. Come see us and help put smiles on the faces of less fortunate children this Christmas!

Angelina Co. Drop off Locations

Nacogdoches Co. Drop off Locations

Trinity Co. Drop off Locations

Autumn Equinox Today


Autumn Equinox 2017 in Northern Hemisphere will be at 3:02 PM (CDT) on Friday, September 22.

It is the summer’s great last heat,
It is the fall’s first chill: They meet.
–Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt

WHAT IS THE AUTUMNAL EQUINOX? by the Old Farmer’s Almanac
The Autumnal equinox—also called the September equinox—is the astronomical start of fall in the Northern Hemisphere and spring in the Southern Hemisphere.
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BIG Send Off Friday Lufkin Little League All Stars

BIG Send Off Friday Lufkin Little League All Stars

Today, The City of Lufkin, The Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau and Fans have planned a big send off for the 2017 Lufkin Little League All Stars Team in Downtown Lufkin! Tara Watkins of the Bureau said, at 5:30pm the Team will ride in & on a Lufkin Fire Department truck through Downtown Lufkin.

The Parade will begin Downtown at Jennings Station and Conclude at the Convention Center Amphitheater. Major Bob Brown will give a Proclamation and recognize each Lufkin Little League All Star player.

The Teams first Game will occur on August 17, 2017 at 7pm in Williamsburg, Pennsylvania at the Little League World Series. The Lufkin All Stars will face the Winner of the Great Lekes Region Winner. The game will Air on ESPN2.

Mother’s Day Giveaway

Mother’s Day Giveaway

ANN – Mother’s Day winner for Friday (Last Winner)

Gifts include:

  • 3 piece set of jewelry from Barb’s Beads,
  • an AVON assortment from Rebecca Sosa/AVON store,
  • a hard copy of Stepping Stones II by Mark Gregston,
  • Prayers for Teens by Mark Gregston
  • a devotional cookbook by Haven Ministries

 

Public Forum in Zavalla

Public Forum in Zavalla

For the Zavalla, Tx Community: This Friday, April 28, Zavalla residents will have the opportunity to continue the city’s drug crisis discussion.

The discussion will take place before the meet and greet of school board and city council candidates.

Please join Judge Inselmann on Friday from 6:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. at the Zavalla Elementary School cafeteria to continue discussion and join committees.