Ten-year-old Briley Schrader, in yellow, reacts with a smile as her cousin Taylor Stitt, 9, sprays her with water during Family Fun Night Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, at Bergfield Park in Tyler. (Cara Campbell/Tyler Morning Telegraphy)

Tylerites look on as multicolored fireworks burst in the sky during Celebrate America Wednesday at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Tyler. The event boasted live music, an Air Force Tribute, various games, a fireworks show and more. (Cara Campbell/Tyler Morning Telegraph)

Air traffic controllers wave by as a Frontier Air Bus 320 named Miracle the Seagull prepares for take off on an inaugural flight to Denver from Tyler Pounds Regional Airport Tuesday. (Cara Campbell/Tyler Morning Telegraph)

Liam Santos holds a kid dwarf goat in his arms during an animal encounter Friday at Elijah's Retreat in Jacksonville. The retreat is designed to provide a complete camp experience for families affected by Autism. (Cara Campbell/Tyler Morning Telegraph)

Griffin Hollowell (center), with a smile and his fists in the air, lets out a loud "Woohoo" as he wakeboards across the water with assists from from volunteer skiers Joel Raurk (left) and Jonah Chatelain during the 8th Annual Adaptive Aquafest Saturday on Lake Palestine in Bullard. The event provides wheelchair-bound adults and children access to water sports with the help of professionals. (Cara Campbell/Tyler Morning Telegraph)

The Lufkin Fire Department responded to a structure fire about 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at 1915 Culverhouse St. No one was injured in the fire, which was controlled in around eight minutes, but two pets died in the blaze. Fire marshal Keith Cole will be investigating the fire to try to determine its origin. The Red Cross was on scene to take care of the occupants of the home. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

A barrel racer adjusts her stirrup as her friends looks on during the Pineywoods Youth Rodeo Association rodeo Saturday, January 5, 2019, at the George H. Henderson Expo Center. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Third-graders look on with bewilderment as instructor Aaron Sanders, left, demonstrates how to milk a dairy cow during Southwest Dairy Farmers Mobile Dairy Classroom presentation and milking demonstration at Brookhollow Elementary School Tuesday morning, January 9, 2018. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

A little girl plays with a dollhouse during normal business hours Wednesday afternoon, December 26, 2018, at Kurth Memorial Library. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Singer-songwriter and Lufkin native Dave Fenley performs for a crowd during his first show since his elimination on “The Voice” Saturday night, December 22, 2018, at Jim Ann’s. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Jane Brown pauses for a moment of silence in front of fallen World War II Army veteran Leo Franklin Stevens grave site before placing a wreath on his head stone during Wreaths Across America Saturday morning, December 15, 2018, at Garden of Memories Memorial Park in Lufkin, Texas. Brown said she attended the event “Because I love my country.” (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Monica Shaw bows her head to pray among other Lufkin community members during a prayer vigil for Algianon Jeffero, a missing senior citizen, Tuesday night, December 11, 2018, at Collins Chapel CME Church. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Six-year-old Karma Dickinson, hugging two stuffed animals, glances up at her new parents, Kevin and Jada Dickinson, as her adoption is finalized during a celebration of the 13th annual National Adoption Day Wednesday morning, November 28, 2018 at the Angelina County Courthouse in Lufkin, Texas. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Lufkinites watch as multi-colored lights flow through downtown during the City of Lufkin Main Street Christmas Parade Monday night, November 26, 2018, in this long exposure image. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

H. G. Temple Elementary School Principal Nikki Miller tears up as she pays her respects to veterans who lost their lives in the line of duty during a Veterans Day program Friday morning, November 9, 2018, held in the H. G. Temple Intermediate School gymnasium in Diboll. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Siblings Nathalie, Luisa and Jacob Juarez, with smiles from ear-to-ear, spin as fast as they can on a teacup ride at the VFW Carnival Saturday afternoon, October 6, 2018, in Lufkin, Texas. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Kyle Franklin, flying his plane Dracula, paints the sky with contrails over a crowd during Angelina County Air Fest Saturday afternoon, October 6, 2018, at the Angelina County Airport in Lufkin, Texas. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

St. Cyprian Episcopal School Fifth-grader Halle Devore, left, anxiously grips the arms of her whicker seat as Jenna Easley, right, with a smile, looks out the window during a flight in a 1928 Ford Trimotor airplane as it touches down on the tarmac Friday morning, October 7, 2018, at The Angelina County Airport in Lufkin, Texas. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Attendees react in awe as a monarch butterfly takes flight before their eyes during the 2nd annual Butterfly Release Fundraiser hosted by Lufkin Community Partners Saturday evening, September 15, 2018, at The Angelina County Farmers Market in Lufkin, Texas. From the left are SaNia Henry and family members Mattie, Gretchen and Benjamin Tayloe. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Lufkinites gather in the old K-Mart parking lot to cheer on the Lufkin Junior League All-Stars as they arrive from the airport Monday night, August 20, 2018, in Lufkin, Texas. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

A rainbow accompanies a group of friends during a game of tag as water falls down around them Wednesday afternoon, July 11, 2018, at the Jones Park splash pad in Lufkin, Texas. Pictured from the left are Na Keyah Nicholson and sisters ZaKayla and ZaNiaya Agent. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Lufkin Firefighters douse flames from the former Magnolia Frame Works building between a former used book store and Yates Broadcasting on Cotton Square around 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 6, 2018. Authorities blocked off several downtown streets as fire department trucks responded to the blaze. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Thousands of Lufkinites watch in awe as fireworks light up the night sky during a Fourth of July celebration held at Ellen Trout Zoo Wednesday night, July 4, 2018, in Lufkin, Texas. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Jaylen Bell, front, with a smile from ear-to-ear, makes a splash at the bottom of a water slide during Fun Camp Thursday morning, June 21, 2018, at St. Patrick Catholic School in Lufkin, Texas. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Mel Carrillo, second from the right, celebrates his first-place win in the tamale eating contest during the 11th annual Tamale Festival at Old Orchard Park Saturday afternoon, May 19, 2018, in Diboll, Texas. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Second-grade students admire the chickens they raise from outside their coop during class Wednesday, May 2, 2018,  at St. Cyprian’s Episcopal School in Lufkin, Texas. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

Dez Bryant, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver and former Lufkin Panther standout, runs the bases during a kickball game with Lufkin residents during a summer barbecue bash at Kit McConnico Park Thursday afternoon, July 20, 2018 in Lufkin, Texas. Bryant threw the bash as a "thank you" to his fellow Lufkinites before the upcoming 2017 football season. (Cara Campbell/The Lufkin Daily News)

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