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Mom’s Diner Serving on Saturdays Starting July 1st

Mom's Diner is more than just open after Mom's passing, they are adding an entire new day to enjoy all their great food.

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It’s Time For Fireworks – Here Are Some Safety Tips

It's getting close to 4th of July and that means people will be firing off fireworks over the next couple of weeks. First of all, please remember it is illegal to shoot fireworks in the city limits. Second, even if you are out of the city limits, fireworks are dangerous. Here are a few safety tips to keep in mind about fireworks.

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Meet the Diabolical Instrument Used to Create ‘The Witch’ Score

In a newly posted video, film score composer Mark Korven shows off his demon baby, a one-of-a-kind noisemaker he’s affectionately dubbed The Apprehension Engine. Tired of the same old samples cropping up in movie after movie, the musician (whose credits include Vincenzo Natali’s Cube and, more recently, colonial-era chiller The Witch) wanted something he could use to produce original sound effects. He commissioned guitar maker Tony Duggan-Smith to create the nightmarish machine in the video above, which uses metal rulers, curled scrap metal, and other assorted bits of junk to generate supremely disturbing... music?

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Making a Murderer Dassey Overturned Conviction Upheld
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‘Making a Murderer’ Subject Brendan Dassey Has Overturned Conviction Upheld

We still don’t know what Season 2 of Netflix’s Making a Murderer might look like, though enough has happened to swing the narrative in multiple directions. Last summer saw alleged accomplice Brendan Dassey nearly free on an overturned conviction; now upheld, but what does it mean?

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Feed The Family for Five, A Review

Here's my early review of the first menu item for feeding the family for cheap.

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Beyblades Versus Fidget Spinners – We Didn’t See This Coming

We put the fidget spinners to the ultimate test, and battle them against Beyblades Beywarriors. We're adults!

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Category: East Texas News, TSM, Weird
Angelina County Jail
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Lufkin Jack in the Box Robbery Leads to High Speed Chase

Two Lufkin men were arrested early Thursday morning after robbing the Denman Avenue Jack in the Box at gunpoint and leading officers on a pursuit in a stolen car.  

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New Law Seeks to Crack Down on Distracted New York Drivers
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Lufkin Drivers + Rain + Texting = Why?

As I was driving to the radio station this morning, I found myself behind a driver that was swerving all over the road. When I was able to pass them, I couldn't believe what they were doing!

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What East Texas City is Your Hidden Gem?

Several East Texas cities are gaining attention for being cool even though not everyone is aware of how awesome they are.

Lufkin didn't make The 12 Most Underrated Cities in Texas list, but here's why that was a big mistake.

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Cindy Makes Landfall, Heavy Rains Expected for East Texas

Tropical Storm Cindy has come ashore near the Texas/Louisiana Border with sustained winds of 50 mph.  The storm is expected to track northward along the Sabine River before turning northeast on Friday.  

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Google Digitizes the Fidget Spinner

The search engine has added a virtual fidget spinner for those seeking online distraction.

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Star Wars Rogue One trailer breakdown
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New Netflix Instant Releases: July 2017

The end of one month means the start of another, which also means that new things are coming to a streaming platform near you. Netflix’s July instant releases are stacked, and include a few classic cartoon dinosaur movies, the premieres of a new Netflix original shows, and one Star Wars Story.

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