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ETX native, SFA standout released by Rams

Garrison and Stephen F. Austin State University alum, Jabara Williams, has been released by the St. Louis Rams.

Lufkin grad, former UH OL cut from Redskins

Lufkin native, Jacolby Ashworth, has been cut by the Washington Redskins, the team announced Tuesday.

A.T. Stewart hosts 50th anniversary luncheon

The public is invited to attend a 50-year historical celebration of the A.T. Stewart Middle School educational facility. All current and former students are invited to attend this celebration luncheon.

Most Wanted Sex Offender from ETX caught in Panhandle area

A Most Wanted Sex Offender with East Texas ties was captured this week in the Texas Panhandle by authorities after being on the lam for about two years.

Galveston man in kayak gets dragged miles into Gulf by shark

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Galveston fisherman has a real-life shark tale to share with his grandkids - and he won't be pulling their leg.

Man in critical condition after sheetrock falls on top of him

Lufkin Police were called to the scene of an industrial accident late this afternoon. Police tells FOX 51 it happened at McCoy's Building Supply in Lufkin.

Detecting early signs of ovarian cancer by blood test

More than 20,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer each year in the U.S. There's something women may want to consider for their yearly exam.

Hideaway Lake subdivision under investigation

Recently Hideaway Lake residents have had a lot of questions about an ongoing investigation in their subdivision located off of I-20 near Lindale.

Hypocrites: 'Let 'er rip'

Remember when so many on the left were mad at George W. Bush back in the early 2000's? We kept hearing about Bush's war when it came to Iraq and Afghanistan and they kept saying we illegally got in the way.

Number of uninsured drivers in Gregg County above state average

The state of Texas decided to crack down on uninsured drivers in the state in 2008.