Hunter McLeroy

About Hunter McLeroy

Diboll High School class officers for the 2012-2013 school year, from left, were Sonny Patel, secretary; Hollie Cole, vice presidnt; Jessica Skipper, president; and Mikaela Wagner, treasurer. Sade Levias, reporter, was not pictured.      

One Year Ago Thelma Scott, whose organization, the Barbara Jordan Endeavors Corporation, carries on the work of its namesake, is nominated for the White House Champion of Change STEM Award for People with Disabilities. Temple-Inland contributes $2,500 to Angelina College as the Champion’s Club sponsorship for the betterment of Angelina College and the Roadrunner athletics. [...]

Tina Trout Terrell and Christie Trout Stephens “For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.”  — Ephesians 2:10. The last week of school was packed with all kinds of exciting activities for my kids. Getting them up and going wasn’t [...]

Jan Allbritton After a couple of days with no eggs, I decided that I should check the nest mid-afternoon. I went out to the henhouse and stepped up on the roost so that I could see into the nest. As I leaned toward the nest, something gray appeared to fly away from the nest. At [...]

Services for Tommy Foster Tilley, Jr., 29, of Lufkin, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, June 13, 2013, in the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel.  Interment will follow in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park. Tommy was born August 19, 1983 in Lufkin, Texas and passed away Sunday, June 9, 2013 in Many, Louisiana. Survivors [...]

Funeral Service for Janice Faye Powell, 52, of Alto and formally of the Lufkin area were Friday, June 7, at 2 p.m. in the O.T. Allen & Son Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in the Kitchens Cemetery in Zavalla. Mrs. Powell passed away Saturday, June 1,in Alto.  She was born October 3, 1960 in Houston, [...]

Dortha Jackson Isn’t it funny how the taste of something can bring back a flood of memories? I can remember a day when I sliced one of Dad’s tomatoes for an afternoon sandwich, my thoughts turned to the scriptures about the fruits of our labor. It had only been a month and a few days [...]

Sheila Scogin Our local dentist, Dr. Gary Driver, decided to retire and Beamon and I met his successor, Dr. Benjamin (Biff) Beard.  Dr. Beard and his wife, Ginger, are certainly friendly and he was born in Paris.  He attended the University Of Oklahoma College Of Dentistry but he truly has the East Texas friendliness that [...]

I have inherited Texas A&M Aggielands for the years 1960, 1961, 1962 and 1963.  If you would like any or all of these, please let me know. * * * On June 10, Laura and Bobby Allison celebrated their 58th anniversary.  They celebrated with Sadie and Jimmy Allison who were in their wedding. * * [...]

This is a recipe my mother used way back when I was a little girl.  It is a family favorite since we all love dark chocolate.  Remember to double the recipe for a 2 layer cake, BUT don’t double the cornstarch. Good on chocolate cake, yellow cake or on ANY cake, for that matter! Richmond [...]