Here are the top ten stories in 2011 on KSFA 860.

  • 10

    Townsquare Media Stations Will Broadcast Lufkin Panthers

    After more than 70 years, Lufkin’s oldest radio station KRBA has lost the contract to carry Lufkin Panther sports. Lufkin school superintendent Roy Knight says he has decided to move the games to stations owned by Townsquare Media.

    Lufkin Panthers
  • 9

    Top 10 Dog Breeds Of 2011

    The American Kennel Club released its annual list of the most popular dog breeds in the U.S., based on registration statistics, and the Labrador Retriever has topped the list for the 20th year in the row. Check out what other breeds made the list.

    Gary Gershoff, Getty Images
  • 8

    East Texas Man Going to Prison for Stealing Cattle With Bad Checks

    A Henderson County man has been found guilty of cattle theft and sentenced to 20 years in prison. He didn’t take the cattle the way they did it in the movies, on horseback. He got them the modern way, by writing a bad check to the man he bought them from.

    Joe Raedle, Newsmakers
  • 7

    Biologists Fear Bass Tournaments Reducing Texas Fish Populations

    Studies of the impact of bass tournaments have found that, despite catch-and-release rules, a lot of fish are still killed needlessly, and this can do major harm to a lake’s bass population.

    via Jerry
  • 6

    19 Students Arrested In Nacogdoches Drug Investigation

    The SFA University Police Department arrested 19 individuals in connection to an undercover drug investigation back in March. It's a spring break these 19 students would surely like to forget...

    Scott Olson, Getty Images
  • 5

    DA Who Never Prosecuted Penn State Assistant Coach Has Been Missing for 6 Years

    It’s been learned that the Pennsylvania District Attorney who decided against prosecuting a former Penn State assistant football coach on child rape charges has been missing without a trace since 2005.

    Rick Stewart/Stringer, Getty Images
  • 4

    Feds Confiscate 900 Pound Blue Fin Tuna

    Federal agents in Massachusetts recently swooped in and confiscated a 900 pound bluefin tuna from a man who fishes for a living. Why did they do that you ask? It was caught in a net, instead of on a hook.

    via NOAA
  • 3

    18 Charged In Alleged Child Gang Rape In Texas [VIDEO]

    18 individuals were charged in March for raping an 11 year old girl in Cleveland, Texas. The males are between 14 and 27 years old.

    Brett Deering, Getty Images
  • 2

    “American Pickers” Cable TV Show Comes to Lufkin

    Those wild and wacky hosts of the popular cable TV show “American Pickers” spent the day “picking” through a familiar junk yard on hwy 59 north at Redlands, just north of Lufkin in March.

    Jared C. Tilton, Getty Images
  • 1

    Angelina County Sharpshooter Shows His Stuff on National TV

    Dustin Ellerman, a 28-year-old summer camp director from Zavalla, is also a crack shot with a rifle. That’s why Dustin will be featured in the upcoming third season of “Top Shot,” a History Channel show where marksmen compete for a grand prize of $100,000.

    Joe Raedle, Getty Images