What if there was no future?

Remember the witch in the Snow White story? She was always concerned with her image. Her magic mirror started a whole personal war when she asked, “Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?” The mirror wishing to be totally politically correct answered that the witch was truly beautiful, but there … Read more

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This is my rifle

Jay Shands, president and CEO of First Bank & Trust East Texas presents James Sims a 30.06 bolt-action deer rifle he can use during his retirement. The bank held a retirement reception Friday, May 24, in Diboll.

‘Sweet’ music ‘picked’ for park

Music will fill the air in Old Orchard Park on Friday, June 14, as the Diboll Civic Club presents “Music in the Park.”  Three groups and a soloist will present a free performance, and everybody is invited. “We’ve been tossing this idea around for a while now,” said Civic Club President Trey Wilkerson. “We finally … Read more

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Tee it up in PE

  Dakota Bergeron and Kay Tolly are enjoying hitting some golf balls at the Neches Pines Golf Course during a chapter of the First Tee golf program. First Tee’s mission is to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game … Read more