Freed by Christ 3-19-15

God’s Bible says in Luke 23: 43, “And Jesus said to him, “Assuredly, I say to you, today you will be with Me in Paradise.” As long as you are alive here on earth, it is never too late to accept Jesus Christ as your Savior and Lord. Jesus was talking to the thief on … Read more

Shivers ladies have boutique, will travel

Southern Pines Boutique is going on the road. The business that Rhonda Shivers and her daughter, Callie, started in October has outgrown its quarters, so they have outfitted a trailer which will allow them to take their products to the customer. They have women’s and girls’ clothing, jewelry, shoes and accessories. They first worked out … Read more

Dateline Diboll 3-19-15

Bee talk T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library presents “The Magnificent Honey Bee” at 6 p.m. Thursday. March 19. Join Cecil Hunt, a Lufkin native and beekeeper, for a program about the bee. This will be good for amateur and experienced beekeepers. Topics include: types of beekeepers, types of honeybees, honeybees and pollination, the honeybee life stages, … Read more

Rain, rain and more rain

The Diboll area already has received 7.36 inches of rain by mid-month – 3.23 inches more than the record for March. And, it’s just going to get wetter. The National Weather Service’s Shreveport office is predicting rain through the weekend. The area might finally see some real sunshine on Tuesday, March 24. The flood warning … Read more

Lucy M. “Mammaw” Reeves Lollis

Funeral services for Lucy M. “Mammaw” Reeves Lollis, 89, of Lufkin will be held Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Betty Johnson officiating. Graveside services will be held Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the Southpark Cemetery in Pearland with Roy Love officiating. Mrs. Lollis … Read more

Linnie F. Morris

Graveside services for Linnie F. Morris, 95, of Tyler, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 19, 2015 in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park, with Reverend Horace Fletcher officiating. Mrs. Morris was born November 15, 1919 in Alba, Texas, the daughter of the late Lillie (Saddler) and Milliard Murdock.  She passed away Sunday, … Read more

Homer Kroeker

Funeral services for Homer Kroeker, 88, of Lufkin will be held Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Aubrey Knox officiating. Interment will follow in the Gann Cemetery. Mr. Kroeker was born March 16, 1926 in Cordell, Oklahoma to Henry D. and Gertrude (Guertzen) Kroeker, and passed … Read more

Eunice Raye Curry

Graveside services for Eunice Raye Curry, age 101, of Lufkin, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 14, 2015 in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park with Rev. D. Nick Scholars officiating. Mrs. Curry was born October 3, 1913 in Ft. Worth, TX and passed away March 11, 2015.  She was the daughter of … Read more

Marie McDaniel

Graveside services for Marie McDaniel, 71, of Zavalla, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2015 in the Forrest Park Lawndale Cemetery in Houston, TX. Mrs. McDaniel was born November 21, 1943 and died March 13, 2015 in a local hospital. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 12:00 p.m. to … Read more