Hunter McLeroy

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September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library joins with the American Library Association and public libraries nationwide to make sure that our students have the most important school supply of all – a free library card. Resources at the library are available to anyone who has a library [...]

Sandra Pouland Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, was proclaimed as Nita Hurley Day in the City of Diboll. Friends of her church, Diboll First United Methodist Church, planned a very special service on Sunday in her honor and managed to surprise Nita. In 1963 the music of Diboll UMC had been under the direction of Dorothy [...]

BURLON WILKERSON news@dibollfreepress.com Boy Scouts of America activities are designed to reinforce the motto, “Be Prepared.” To meet this goal, leaders try to see that kids have opportunities to do things they wouldn’t have a chance to experience if they were not part of the organization. Members of the Diboll troop are now better able [...]

Lil Dazzlers LIL Dazzler sign-up is still going on for PreK-3 through 5th-grade. Get your Lil Dazzler signed up. Spots are filling up quickly. You may contact any DHS Dazzler or call 936-229-0675. Last Day to sign up is Sept. 20. SPJST Dance The SPJST dance will be Friday, Sept. 20 from 7:30 – 10:30 [...]

  Dazzlers dazzling crowd in new outfits   The Diboll Dazzlers perform in their new uniforms during halftime of the Lumberjacks’ loss to the Corrigan-Camden Bulldogs on Friday, Sept. 6.   The Lumberjacks travel to take on Bullard on Friday, Sept. 13.           Photo by Richard Nelson

Jacks o’ Week Lumberjacks of the Week honored by the JackBackers are Raive Sheppard on offense and Clayton Bullock and AJ Moorland on defense. Shonna Clay was Lady Jack of the Week for the volleyball team. District football Carthage 2-0 0-0 Jasper 1-1 0-0 Huntington 1-1 0-0 Diboll 0-2 0-0 Center 0-2 0-0 Corrigan-Camden 28, [...]

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com The Diboll Lady Jacks traveled to Onalaska on Tuesday, Sept. 10, for a non-districtvarsity volleyball matchup. The match was a back-and-forth, edge-of-your -seat affair that went Onalaska’s way in five games, 13-25, 25-20, 16-25, 25-22, 12-15. “The crowd at Onalaska was hostile and very, very loud, but we kept our composure very [...]

CODY L. HAVARD Special to The Free Press This week Diboll will head to Bullard with its sights set on its first win. Bullard (1-1) suffered its first loss of the season on Friday night as White Oak used a big-play offense to power its way to a 35-14 victory. Riley Larkin led White Oak [...]

The Diboll Lumberjacks took some steps forward in their season progression toward becoming a successful football team during a 28-14 home-opening loss to Corrigan-Camden on Friday, Sept. 6. While the Jacks never had the lead, they did tie up the game at 7 with just 32 seconds left in the first half. Quarterback Raive Sheppard [...]