The Lufkin Daily News reports good tidings for sales tax revenues for Lufkin. According to the state comptroller of public accounts: Lufkin collected more than 12.4 million in tax revenues. That's up 4.7 percent from the previous year.
Jackson County, MS — KFXK just found out Steven Ray Milam, or the "handsome guy" bandit, the man accused of almost a dozen North Texas bank robberies over the last year, and who police say has Tyler ties is currently being taken
Home sales in the first half of 2011 for the Longview and East Texas area lagged behind rates from the first half of 2010, but the market appears to be rebounding, according to sales numbers and local Realtors.