Garden Club meets at Larry Bruce Gardens

Taking advantage of a rare day of sunshine, 18 members and one guest traveled to the Larry Bruce Gardens and Restaurant several miles into the Davy Crockett National Forest near Kennard on Tuesday, Jan. 27. Bruce, owner and operator, along with his wife, Sara, shared a brief history of their farm which had been operative … Read more

Enjoying time with family and good food

This was a busy week for our family. Wednesday, Jan. 28, was Ernest and Julie’s birthday. That night we celebrated with Rocky Morris, Tony and Bob Brown, Jean and Oscar Dillahunty, Martha and Ray Carswell, Nancy and Thomas Moore, Patti and Claude Smithhart, Bill Royle, Patsy Hines, Jerry Hill (Donna was sick), Max Rowe, Elizabeth … Read more

Traffic stop leads to fugitive arrest

A citizen alert of a possible drunk driver led to the capture of a fugitive. Diboll Police Department Officer Rodney Cheshire responded to the call and stopped a car near Morris Road Saturday night, Jan. 31. Cheshire discovered the vehicle’s passenger was “very intoxicated and the driver had the smell of alcohol about him,” according … Read more

Freed by Christ 2-5-15

A new month in a new year. We pray your year has been good. Jesus Christ has blessed in so many ways. God has sent us the plentiful rain. He has protected us from the bad storms. The Holy Spirit has comforted us in our times of need. God is always faithful. In God’s Bible, … Read more

Exercise your rights

Diboll City Council and Diboll Independent School District officials have announced they will hold general elections together – if a May 9 election is indeed needed. City places up for election are District 1, currently held by Veronica Hernandez; District 3, currently held by Don Hendrick; and At-large Place 5, currently held by Tom Farley. … Read more

Essie L. Pillows

Mrs. Essie L. Pillows passed away on Saturday, January 31, 2015 in a local hospice facility at the age of 86.  She was born on November 3, 1928 in Winnsboro, TX, the daughter of the late Minnie (Pynes) and Tom Caviness. She and her husband resided in Huntington, Texas. Mrs. Pillows was a great gardener … Read more