Hunter McLeroy

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Tree of Light The annual Pilot Club Tree of Light ceremony will take place at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, in the Ellen and Buddy Temple Community Room of the TLL Temple Memorial Library. An inspirational program is planned, followed by the lighting of the Christmas tree, located on the front lawn of the library. [...]

BURLON WILKERSON news@dibollfreepress.com After 26 years at Katherine Sage Temple Day Care and 42 years overall in the child care field, Shirley White is bringing her career to a close. She will be honored with a retirement celebration at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at the Lottie and Arthur Temple Civic Center. White’s experience includes [...]

Funeral services for Glenda Ann Milstead, 70, of Lufkin were held Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Attoyac Cemetery in San Augustine County. Mrs. Milstead was born July 9, 1943 in San Augustine and died Saturday, November 23, 2013 in a local hospital. Survivors include [...]

Funeral services for Karen Lee Brasher, 49, of Huntington were held Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Huntington First Baptist. Visitation was held from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday evening prior to the services. Services will also be held Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the Houston River Baptist Church [...]

Air Force Airman Chad R. Bailey and Rachelle L. Thomas graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits [...]

One Year Ago Thirty-two Diboll citizens attend the first meeting of the newly organized Diboll Civic Club. The club is designed to “go beyond” Diboll Day and promote and enhance what is good for our community year-round. Diboll Public Works Director Dee Scarborough releases about 500 black bass into the Old Orchard Park pond. Diboll [...]

Sisters in Grace Tina Terrell and Christie Stephens   In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. – 1 Thessalonians 5:18.     All over Facebook, people are listing things they are thankful for each day. It’s a nice little activity that makes you stop and [...]

This last weekend was awesome in mDave Roever began what was a heart wrenching talk with a quote from Abraham Lincoln’s letter to Mrs. Bixby, the mother of five sons who died in service to our country in the Civil War. The letter shared his condolences and said, ” and the solemn pride that must [...]

REP. TRENT ASHBY As I write this column, the holiday season is upon us. I hope this Thanksgiving season will be filled with family and loved ones; and we will have the opportunity to bow our heads in prayer, and give thanks for those around our tables and in our hearts. TxDOT Update This past [...]

SHEILA’S POTPOURRI Sheila Scogin Randy and Eileen were in Texas for 55 days working in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas and Fort Worth. They spent their time doing demos of Allegro products and Blues Hog barbecue sauces. At HEBs, Albertsons, Krogers and Brookshire Brothers, shoppers enthusiastically sampled meats smoked with Allegro marinades and barbecue sauces [...]