Police Department says so-long to its longest-serving sergeant – David “Bubba” Walker..
November 4, 2015 - After 37 years and eight months, Sergeant David Walker was honored as he retires.
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City Burning Ban has Been lifted.
October 26, 2015 - The City of Lufkin and Angelina County have lifted the burning. Residence must follow regulation as listed
on the Lufkin Fire Department page as you resume burning.
Charlotte Henley elected Chairperson of the Zoo Conservation Outreach Group
October 19, 2015 - Charlotte Henley, Director of Educational Services at the Ellen Trout Zoo, was elected Chairperson of the Zoo Conservation Outreach Group (ZCOG) at the recent annual meeting of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. The Zoo Conservation Outreach Group is a membership based organization that facilitates conservation activities between US zoos and zoos in Latin America and the Caribbean basin. Some of the projects they have been working on include Andean condors in Argentina, Andean bears in Ecuador, giant armadillos in Brazil, jaguars in Brazil, Chilean flamingos in Chile, the giant anteater in Brazil, and the three-wattled bellbird in Honduras. ZCOG has been a leader in this conservation movement since 1988. In addition to the field conservation projects facilitated, ZCOG engages in capacity building by providing 14 scholarships for Latin American professionals to attend the Association of Zoos and Aquariums professional training programs.
Public Can Now Report Crimes Online
This program was designed to give citizens an option to file police reports for certain minor crimes online. This will allow you to submit a report immediately and print a confirmation of the police report. Find more details at the Departments Online Reporting Page.
Video Documentary of Local Breast Cancer Survivor Receives National Recognition
August 5, 2015 - The local production, “The Sun is Rising,” features breast cancer survivor Kathleen Riley of Livingston
and her year-long journey of healing. City of Lufkin Videographer, Randy Cadwell, and the CHI St. Luke’s Health Memorial
Marketing team produced the documentary. READ MORE...