Schochlers visit for graduation, wedding

Johnnie Mae Dixon enjoyed a weekend visit in Shreveport with her son, Jeff Jackson III, and his wife, Sheila. Johnnie’s daughter, Paula, and her husband, Steven Owens, from Beaumont also joined them. They all enjoyed the fun and festivities at the Mudbug Fest. * * * Former DHS teacher Scott Schochler and his wife, Amy, … Read more

Freed By Christ

Thank you Jesus Christ for fathers.  It is hard to be the father your children need. With pressures of world, job, relationships and other things it is hard to know what to do and how to do it. Our Heavenly Father has given us the best example to follow.  The only way we can follow … Read more

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Dateline Diboll 6-12-14

Fish fry A fish fry is being held Friday, June 13, to benefit Diboll Youth Committee. Orders will be taken until Thursday evening or people can take a chance and purchase Friday until they run out. Plates include fried fish, baked beans, potato salad, hushpuppies and dessert for $7. To place an order, call 936-829-5497. … Read more

Party all night!

To: All Supporters and Contributors to the Diboll High School Class of 2014 Project Graduation Celebration Event On May 30, 2014 at 10:30 p.m. Diboll High School graduates loaded three buses that took them to Nacogdoches to the Stephen F. Austin Recreation Center for a fun filled night with their friends who most had been … Read more

DISD reduces student supply list

Burlon Wilkerson Parents of Diboll ISD students should be able to keep a little more money in their pockets when school starts in the fall.  Because of extensive work by administration and staff and support from the local school board, student supply lists from previous years have been greatly reduced for the upcoming school year. … Read more

Obits 5-22-14

Betty Wright Kendrick Funeral services for Betty Wright Kendrick, 77, of Hudson will be held Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Bob Harbuck officiating. Interment will follow in the Old Union Cemetery. Mrs. Kendrick was born February 22, 1937 in Corrigan, Texas to Willie Martin and … Read more

30 Years Ago: Diboll holding election for bingo

One Year Ago Jacks’ 3-0 win over the Hudson Hornets propel the team into the regional semi-finals against Huffman-Hargrave in New Caney. City of Diboll approves requesting $84,000 from the T.L.L. Temple Foundation for sound/lighting improvements for the Lottie & Arthur Temple Civic Center. Diboll ISD employee Bea Suarez retires after 36 years with reception … Read more