The Little Black Dress Initiative – Take the Challenge

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The Junior League of Lufkin’s vision is to enhance the lives of children and women in the community through our diverse projects and fundraising efforts.  This year the Junior League of Lufkin...

Salvation Army in Texas Prepared and Monitoring Tropical Storm Beta

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The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster (EDS) teams in Texas are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Beta. Hurricane and tropical storm watches have been issued for the Texas coast, including areas still recovering from...

With a Little Help from His Friends AC Police, Fire Cadets Join Retired Fire...

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Future first responders from the Angelina College Fire and Police academies were up and moving at “dark thirty” on Thursday morning to help a guy out for a walk.

AC Fire, Police Cadets Joining Vet’s Walk Procession Through Lufkin on Thursday

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Ernest Andrus, a 97-year old World War II veteran, began walking across the United States a couple of years ago, hoping to raise funds and awareness for his original ship to make...

Georgia-Pacific Partners with Habitat to Build New Homes in Huntington

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Georgia-Pacific is partnering with Habitat for Humanity of Angelina County (HFHAC) to help build new homes in the City of Huntington for two local families in need. This is the first time...

Georgia-Pacific Employee Celebrates 50 Years of Service

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It is a milestone that very few people reach, but for Rudy Salazar—who has spent the last 50 years at Georgia-Pacific’s Diboll Lumber mill—it is just another day on the job.

FEMA Flood Mitigation Grant Applications Opening Soon

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Open enrollment in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund, the state's prepaid college tuition program, began Sept. 1 and runs through Feb. 28, 2021. The Texas Tuition Promise Fund offers parents and loved...

ANGELINA ARTS RECEIVES GRANT FROM GEORGIA-PACIFIC FOUNDATION

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The Angelina Arts Alliance is proud to announce that it has been awarded grant funds from the Georgia-Pacific Foundation to support its 20th Anniversary Season of educational and cultural programs during 2020-2021. The $15,000 grant...

TxDOT NAMES NEW LUFKIN DISTRICT ENGINEER

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The Texas Department of Transportation on Tuesday named Kelly O. Morris, P.E., to serve as the Lufkin District Engineer. Kelly began her career at TxDOT as a summer employee in 1993 and later began working...

Governor Abbott Announces Approval Of Emergency Designation For Small Business Disaster Loans From SBA...

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Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has approved Texas' request for an Economic Injury Disaster Declaration in communities affected by Hurricane Hanna and granted access to its Economic...