Tax rate to remain same for Diboll

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com Diboll City Council members approved a proposed tax rate of 56.74 cents per $100 property valuation for fiscal year 2013-2014 – the same rate as last year. However, the rate will bring in more tax revenue due to raises in appraisals. Public hearings on the city budget and tax rate will be … Read more

Mart suspected of food-stamp fraud

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com A six-month-long fraud investigation came to a head Tuesday morning as the Diboll Police Department led a search of Diboll Food Mart on Tuesday morning, confiscating a dozen 8-liner machines, cash and an illegal substance. The main point of the investigation was food-stamp fraud, according to DPD Chief Ricky Conner. The search … Read more

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DHS Cheer attends SFA Cheer Camp

DHS varsity cheerleaders are attending cheerleading camp at SFA this week. Those attending are front row left to right; Alexis Rios, Abbie Kettering, Jayden Springs; Second row; Meghan Wagner, Amanda Faircloth, Jordan Eldridge, Mikayla Sudduth; Third; Mikayla Tolly, Presley Havard, Katy Dubose; Last: Aubrie Arellano, Esmeralda Tamez and Chaney Wyatt-Chittum, sponsor

Volunteer Scholarships 2013

Memorial Volunteers Donate Scholarships to Health Care Students

LUFKIN, TEXAS (July 24, 2013)…On July 11, the Volunteer Auxiliary at Memorial Medical Center-Lufkin presented $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing degrees in health care. The scholarships are funded through popcorn sales at Memorial.   Pictured from left to right: (front row) Dorothy Brock, Volunteer; Shirley Ware, Volunteer; Carolyn Crawford, Volunteer; Amanda M. Torres, Morgan Faircloth, Morgan … Read more

T.J. MAXX Coming to Lufkin!

    NEW T.J.MAXX TO OPEN IN LUFKIN   NEW STORE OFFERS DESIGNER NAMES AT UNBELIEVABLE PRICES   FRAMINGHAM, MA (AUGUST, 2013) – T.J.Maxx, one of the nation’s largest off-price retailers with more than 1,000 stores currently operating in 49 states and Puerto Rico, will open a new store in Lufkin, TX on August 11, … Read more

Notice to Creditors 8-1-13

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Naomi Greenville, Deceased, were issued on June 21, 2013, in Cause No. 112-13PR, pending in the County Court at Law of Angelina County, Texas, to:  Dell M. Sawyer, Executor. All persons having claims against this Estate which is currently being administered are required … Read more