Hunter McLeroy

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Funeral services for Bertha Mae Pavlic, 83, of Diboll, were held Monday, July 29, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. in the First Baptist Church of Diboll with the Reverend Buster Grigg and the Reverend Kenny Hibbs officiating.  Interment was in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park. Mrs. Pavlic was born August 15, 1929 in Silsbee, Texas [...]

Summer Vacation is coming to a close and school will be starting at the end of the month. Here are some back-to-school tips for parents to do before school starts to get their children ready for the new school year: * Be sure your child is in good physical and mental health; schedule doctor and [...]

This will be the shortest description of a vacation, but it’s the most I could get from Doug Baldree. Doug, Rita and Garvis Baldree went riding around for five days toward Alabama to visit friends; on to Kentucky to visit distilleries; then to Springfield, Mo., to see the Bass Pro Shop and back home. * [...]

Jesus Christ is always faithful.  You can always count on Him.  Jesus’ compassion for you is so huge you cannot comprehend it. God’s Bible says in Lamentations 3: 22-23, “Though the Lord’s mercies we are not consumed, because His compassions fail not.  They are new every morning, great is Your faithfulness.” There is no one [...]

Eastview Ladies Day Out Eastview Pentecostal Church at Loop 287 at Paul Avenue in Lufkin will host the annual Ladies Day Out from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3. Gently used clothing for the entire family, school supplies and lunch are all free. First-come, first-served. For more information, contact Jan Wilkerson at 936-829-4817 [...]

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com Tax rolls from the Angelina County Tax Appraisal District arrived too late for Diboll city staff to provide council with a preliminary budget for a workshop on Monday, but City Manager Dennis McDuffie did have some good news. The budget for fiscal year 2013-14 should see no increase in the tax rate [...]

BURLON WILKERSON news@dibollfreepress.com Fishing, canoeing, seining the pond, and making discoveries of what is in the water sound like typical summer activities for children in East Texas. Taking “fun” activities and giving them educational value has been the goal of the Diboll Family Education Center for the past 15 years. Because of a contribution from [...]

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com It took more than 18 months for Georgia-Pacific to finalize its purchase of the Temple-Inland Building Products from International Paper. The $710 acquisition became official on Friday, July 19. However, plans for operational integration are just now in the initial stages because the companies were still competitors, according to Mark Luetters, Georgia-Pacific’s [...]

Here is last years Diboll High School Band Marching Competition.  They will begin preparing again next week.  

Dixie champs The 10u Diboll All-Stars were recently named the Dixie Youth AAA Junior state champions. July 6-10, they competed in the AAA South Junior Tournament in New Caney. After losing their first game to Fairfield, they fought to win the next  six and were named the AAA Junior South Champion.  July 19-20, they travelled [...]