Delois Sunday Odom Funeral services for DeLois Sunday Odom, 80, of Lufkin will be held Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Blackie Cranford and Charles Burks officiating. Interment will follow in the Whitehouse Cemetery. Mrs. Odom was born September 11, 1933 in Crockett, Texas to Luther … Read more

Five things happening around state

ROBERT NICHOLS STATE SENATOR On June 14th, we will commemorate the U.S. Congress adoption of a flag with 13 stars and stripes to represent our nation and our founding colonies, with the stars set on a blue background to “represent a new constellation” in the night sky. While the stars in our current flag have … Read more

LHS ’36 member looking for classmates

The First Christian Church said farewell to organist Michelle Schwartz Ribeiro as she and husband Bruno move to Denton where Bruno will continue his studies at the University of North Texas.  Christ Congregational Church will lose Bruno as their organist.  We wish them well with their continuing education and studies. * * * Arthur Gaskins, … Read more

BBQ and bacon … great recipe

It’s the time of year for get togethers and cook-outs and this burger sounds like a winner. BBQ Bacon Burgers ¼ cup mayonnaise ¼ cup barbecue sauce 4 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled 1 ½ tsp. dried minced onion 1 ½ tsp. steak seasoning 1 lb. ground beef 4 slices Swiss cheese 4 hamburger buns, … Read more