East Texas Teacher Sent To Prison For Sex With StudentsA 39-year-old East Texas kindergarten teacher has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to seven counts of sexual assault with a child and improper relationship with a student for having sex with high school students.
Woman Slipped Out Of Handcuffs & Stole Police SUVA woman is being held on several charges after she slipped out of her handcuffs, stole a police SUV and then led Lufkin officers on a pursuit that reached speeds of nearly 100 mph at times.
Texas Family Guilty Of Using Hurricane Relief Funds For Personal Use An East Texas minister and his family have been convicted of using hurricane relief funds to pay off personal expenses and fund operations of a 40-member Jasper church.
Storm Winds Blow Rail Cars From East Texas OverpassLufkin police say a straight-line wind of at least 40 mph blew the cars from the Angelina and Neches River Railroad overpass onto Loop 287 near U.S. 69.
Man Throws Chain Saws At Deputy During East Texas ChasePolice say a Texas man is in custody after he was involved in an hour-long chase that involved eight law enforcement agencies, covered three counties and included chain saws being tossed at an officer.
Lufkin Teen Guilty Of Assault In Shooting Of Postal WorkerAn East Texas teenager faces up to 10 years in prison for shooting a postal worker in the leg as she delivered mail last fall.
More Than 300 Birds Seized From Alleged Cock Fighting OperationMore than 300 roosters, hens, and chicks were brought to Dallas after a raid in Angelina Co. over cockfighting.
Mother Whips Children; Sentenced To Prison An East Texas woman who beat her children with a computer cord has been sentenced to prison.
East Texas 'Panty Burglar' Strikes AgainAn East Texas intruder dubbed the area's "Panty Burglar" may have struck again. The latest case believed to have occurred Tuesday is the first since December.
Police Looking For East Texas 'Panty Burglar'Authorities said that the theft of women's lingerie this week from a home in East Texas may be the latest in a two-year string of break-ins blamed on the 'Panty Burglar' intruder.
Lufkin Man Arrested For 47th TimeA 51-year-old Lufkin man is back in a familiar place. Jail. Records show that when sheriff's deputies on Wednesday arrested John Richard Burch Sr., it was his 47th arrest.
Life In Prison For Texas Nurse In Bleach DeathsA former Texas nurse convicted of killing five dialysis patients by injecting them with bleach should spend the rest of her life in prison with no chance of parole, jurors who earlier convicted the woman of capital murder said Monday.