Freed by Christ 2-26-15

Have you broken anything lately? Maybe it was something very special. Did you try to put it back together? It was probably very hard to try to put back together. Maybe you could not put it back together. God’s Bible says in Psalm 147: 3, “He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.” Only … Read more

Dateline Diboll 2-26-15

Baseball signups Diboll Youth Baseball will begin registration on Thursday Feb 19 and accept registration through Saturday Feb 28. Time are 5-7pm weeknights and 10:30-12:30 on Saturdays (no Sunday Registration). Cost is $75.00 per child. Children 3 years to 14 years are eligible to play. Please bring a copy of your child’s birth certificate. Teacakes … Read more

Diboll could get apartment complex

Diboll hasn’t had an apartment complex built in decades, but that could soon change. Noor Jooma of Winterberry Development LLC out of Carrollton is seeking to build a 49-unit apartment complex in the 1200 block of North Temple Drive. Diboll City Council called a meeting to pass a resolution declaring support for the project in … Read more

James A. Holt, Sr.

Services for James A. Holt, Sr., 80, of Lufkin, will be held at 9:00 a.m.Thursday, February 26, 2015 in the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel, with Reverend Jimmie Hedges officiating.  Interment will follow in the Ryan Chapel Cemetery in Diboll. Mr. Holt was born November 5, 1934, the son of the late Georgia Lee (Going) and … Read more

Florence Monica Slover

Rosary for Florence Monica Slover, 90, of Houston, will be held at 2:00 p.m.Sunday, February 22, 2015 in the Elwyn M. Gipson Memorial Chapel in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park. Mrs. Slover was born May 1, 1924 in Brenham, Texas, the only child of Helen and Bruno Kopycinski.  She passed away Friday, February 20, … Read more

Rev. Marshall E. Jackson

Graveside services for Rev. Marshall E. Jackson, 87, of Lufkin, will be held Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. in the Old Union Cemetery with Pastor Wayne Barth officiating. Reverend Jackson was born March 10, 1927 in Houston County, Texas to the late Dollie (West) and Arch Jackson.  He died Saturday, February 21, 2015 … Read more

Thelma Lorene (Flurry) Boulware

Funeral services for Thelma Lorene (Flurry) Boulware, 89, of Zavalla will be held Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Solid Rock Missionary Baptist Church with Brother Jackson Colwell and Brother Louie Lawson officiating. Interment will follow in the Zavalla Cemetery. Mrs. Boulware was born October 5, 1925 in the Shawnee Prairie Community, … Read more

Gloyce Greenville Pitts

Funeral services for Gloyce Greenville Pitts, 78, of Wells will be held Friday, February 20, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Wells with Pastor Josh Luellen officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Hope Cemetery. Mrs. Pitts was born July 4, 1936 in Wells, Texas to Arthur and Annie (Dunn) Greenville, … Read more

Alfred ?PeeWee? Allen

Funeral services for Alfred ?PeeWee? Allen, 69, of Pollok will be held Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Brother James Kitchens and Pastor Ty Phillips officiating. Interment will follow in the Gann Cemetery. Mr. Allen was born March 22, 1945 in Orange, Texas to Marce ?Snoots? and … Read more

Joe Sanches

Funeral services for Joe Sanches, 59, of Lufkin will be held Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Larry Hinsley officiating. Masonic graveside services will follow in the Knight Cemetery under the auspices of the Lufkin Masonic Lodge #669 A.F. & A.M. Mr. Sanches was born October … Read more