Hunter McLeroy

About Hunter McLeroy

We thank Almighty God for the abundant rain He has been sending to our area.  Other parts of our state are real dry.  God has been very gracious and merciful to us. In God’s Bible it says in Job 5:10, “He gives rain on the earth and sends water on the fields.”  God blesses us [...]

Try TOPS Lose weight with TOPS – Taking Off Pounds Sensibly. Check out the local TOPS chapter at First United Methodist Church, 805 E. Denman Ave., Lufkin. Weigh-ins are at 8:30 a.m. Fridays and the meetings are at 9:05 a.m. Fridays. For more information, call Sylvia at 936-639-4017. First visit is free. Check out [...]

RICHARD NELSON Back in the late 1990s, a study was conducted to ascertain the best alternate route for evacuations going north on Highway 59 in the Diboll area. After about 15 years of meetings and planning sessions, the members of the I-69 Angelina and Nacogdoches Counties Committee gave presented their recommendations to Texas Department [...]

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Jim Taylor’s entrance into the world of sound engineering came about more from necessity than curiosity. A musician since he was old enough to hold a guitar, Taylor attended college as a Composition Theory major. He wrote jazz compositions, and he needed a way to demo his songs so he could sell them. At the [...]

Ashley Coleman Special to The Free Press The Diboll High School Dazzler officers attended camp in Galveston, hosted by American Dance/Drill Team School (ADTS). The officers consist of Capt.Ashley Coleman; 1st Lt. Romie Castilleja; and 1st Lt. Christina Serratos.  These young ladies represented their team with the utmost respect and pride and earned a host [...]

Diboll Independent School District announced its policy today for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the attached current income eligibility guidelines. Each school/site or the central office has a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by anyone on request. On July 15, 2013, Diboll ISD began mailing letters to the [...]

One Year Ago Diboll Police Officers Noe DeJesus and Noe Aguilar team up to deliver baby on house call located on Lindsey Street. Coincidentally, the birth time was the same as the house address. Mark Kettering, Diboll Junior High School principal, is selected to represent the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals as a Region [...]

Sisters in Grace Tina Trout Terrell and Christie Trout Stephens “Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about you.” – 1 Peter 5:7. This is probably the BIGGEST understatement of the year, but I am a worrier. I worry about everything. I usually can hide it pretty well, but those that [...]

Jan Allbritton Have you ever been in a church service and you ran out of room on your paper to take notes? Well, when Pastor Terry Yancey of Kansas preached Sunday morning, I was writing notes all over the paper and turning it this way and that just to get down what I thought was [...]