Sale final, finally: Georgia-Pacific completes asset acquisition of Temple-Inland Building Products

Georgia-Pacific today announced it has completed the acquisition of the Temple-Inland Building Products assets from International Paper Co. after receiving clearance from the Department of Justice under the Hart-Scott-Rodino merger review process. The purchase price was $710 million. “With the sale final, we are eager to combine our assets into one building products business,” said … Read more

Sale final, finally: Georgia-Pacific completes asset acquisition of Temple-Inland Building Products

ATLANTA, July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Georgia-Pacific today announced it has completed the acquisition of the Temple-Inland Building Products assets from International Paper Co. after receiving clearance from the Department of Justice under the Hart-Scott-Rodino merger review process. The purchase price was $710 million. “With the sale final, we are eager to combine our assets … Read more

Arrests made in local crimes

Richard Nelson editor@dibollfreepress.com The Diboll Police Department has cleared two crimes from earlier this summer. All three suspected of the May burglary and criminal mischief at the RYR Laundry in Diboll have been arrested. Tanner Joseph Weeks of Ore City was arrested July 2 in Harris County. Gladdin Presley of Santa Fe and Lisa Evans … Read more

East Texas Elite heads to SA

The East Texas Elite ( ETE) Girls Basketball recently won two basketball tournaments winning the Primetime Sports Summer Hoops Tournaments in Dallas and Houston. The teams next tournament is the All American Sports Nationals in San Antonio Texas July 11-14. Team members are Kristen James (Goodrich), Kameri Mott, Kyla Cunningham, Miracle Haywood, Shayla Hubbard and … Read more

Dateline 7-18-13

SPJST dance SPJST, 30th anniversary dance, with music by Glenn Lenderman and Friends will be Friday, July 19, from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the SPJST Lodge, 197 Hughes Road, which is the old skating rink, in Fuller Springs. This is the dance that all of the members get in free, and cost for guests … Read more

Go Hard

The Jackbackers would like for you to show your support by ordering one of these shirts (shown above; order red or black). We are doing something different this year, this will be a pre-paid order only sell. Cost will be $12 per shirt, a $2 charge will be added per size XXL – above. I … Read more

30 Years Ago: Jacks picked to win district

One Year Ago Diane Tate and Mike Gibson are united in marriage at the Diboll First Methodist Church. Diboll High School 7-on-7 football team competes in the Texas State 7-on-7 Championships losing in the consolation bracket to Lexington, 33-12. Team members include Dayton Shupak, Austin Alvarez, Jacob Stifle, Jason Cook, Zane Blount, Reagan Walton, Carlos … Read more