Thanks to the severe storms as well as scattered power outages, several area schools will be getting a late start this morning.  Here's is the up to date list: 

  • Livingston ISD - closed
  • Colmesneil ISD - starting at 10 AM
  • San Augustine ISD - 2 hour delay this morning
  • Etoile ISD - 10 AM start
  • Lufkin ISD - 2 hour delayed start due to flooding
  • Lufkin Head Start - 2 hour delay

 

Also, TxDOT officials are reporting numerous trees across roads in Houston, Angelina, Nacogdoches (FM 343 and FM 226), and Polk and San Jacinto (Loop 424, SH 150, FM 222, SH 156, FM 3460, FM 2693, US 190, FM 2025) Counties. High water on US 69 south and downed trees on FM 3150 and SH 94 in Angelina County. Traffic signals and power lines are down in Shepherd.  Power outages are reported in Jasper and Alto.

An 18 wheeler is in the median on Highway 59 just north of Corrigan.  Expect delays when authorities get crews in place to remove the truck.