A blaze of glory

Members of Ryan Chapel Methodist Church gathered Sunday night, watching as their church burned to the ground, slowly shaking their heads and speaking in hushed tones – admitting to feeling helpless. The log cabin-style church was built in 1937, the fourth building of the congregation that was founded in 1866 on FM 2497, a couple … Read more

Lady Jacks head to playoffs

The Diboll Lady Jacks finished out the district season on a two-game skid. They fell to Huntington last week, then dropped a district finale 10-1 Monday at Hudson. Still, the Lady Jacks finished second in District 20-4A and will take on the Rusk Lady Eagles in the bidistrict round of the playoffs at Cushing High … Read more

Citation by Publication 4-30-15

Citation by Publication The State of Texas To: All Known and Unknown Heirs of George Willis, Jr., Deceased. Greetings: You (and each of you) are hereby commanded to appear before the county court at Law of Angelina Count, Texas at the Courthouse thereof, by filing a written answer at or before 10:00 o’clock A.M. on … Read more

The State of Texas 4-30-15

The State of Texas To the Following: Linda Hobbs, an individual and heir of Kenneth Green, Deceased Last known Address: 318 S. Mira Leste Dr. #184, San Pedro, CA 90732 Valon Holmes, an individual and heir of Kenneth Green, Deceased Last Known Address: 5234 Corteen Place, Apt. 202, Valley Village, CA 91607 Teresa Armstead, an … Read more

Obits 4-30-15

Espy Garner Watts Services for Espy Garner Watts, 86, of Lufkin, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at First Presbyterian Church, with Dr. Brian Wiggins officiating. Interment will follow at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Brookside Cemetery in Houston. Mr. Watts was born July 31, 1928, in New London, Arkansas, the … Read more

30 Years Ago: Kansas Wesleyan signs several

One Year Ago The ‘Cardiac’ Jacks are back just in time for the baseball playoffs. The Lumberjacks, 6-5 in District 21-3A, clinched a playoff berth with a 9-5, 10-inning win over the Central High School Bulldogs Tuesday night. The Diboll High School Future Farmers of America Chapter Poultry Judging team of Hollie Wilsie, Amanda Faircloth, … Read more

Make sure words, actions pleasing to God

“Whatever happens, conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. “ — Philippians 1:27 Emma was playing with some friends tossing the softball around. She noticed her friend wasn’t closing her glove which caused the ball to fall out. She told her friend she needed to squeeze her glove, and her friend … Read more