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

Texas Wins Now Plays for U.S. Championship

Texas Wins Now Plays for U.S. Championship

Texas Advances To WS US Championship Game
Bringing the “Thundering 13” towels to work today!

In my opinion KTRE-SPORTS had the best wrap-up of the Game, The Lufkin Little League All-Stars have taken a 14-4 win over Connecticut to advance to the US Championship of the Little League World Series.

The win sets up a rematch between Lufkin and North Carolina on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. CDT. NC won a tense 2-1 game over Lufkin on Wednesday.

Go Here for the full KTRE Sports Wrap-Up

Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday

Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday

EPS Sales Tax Holiday – April 22 – 24, 2017

You can purchase certain emergency preparation supplies tax free during the 2017 Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday. There is no limit on the number of qualifying items you can purchase, and you do not need to issue an exemption certificate to claim the exemption.

This year’s holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, April 22, and ends at midnight on Monday, April 24.
These emergency preparation supplies qualify for tax exemption if purchased for a sales price:
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Rhythm of the weekend

Power Thoughts

I found these an d could not resist. Have a great weekend! (Al)

  1. The rhythm of the weekend, with its birth, its planned gaieties, and its announced end, followed the rhythm of life and was a substitute for it.”  ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald
  2. Your hair may be brushed, but your mind’s untidy.
    You’ve had about seven hours of sleep since Friday.
    No wonder you feel that lost sensation.
    You’re sunk from a riot of relaxation.” ~ Ogden Nash
  3. Give a man a fish and he has food for a day; teach him how to fish and you can get rid of him for the entire weekend.”  ~Zenna Scha