Request for Qualifications for Architectural Services

Diboll ISD will be accepting Statements of Qualifications (SOQ) from interested Architects until 3:00 p.m. on Friday, February 6, 2015. The project will consist of renovations and or new construction at Diboll High School as directed by the District. To receive SOQ requirements and for queries about the project contact: Katherina Crager, Diboll ISD, Chief … Read more

Obits 1-29-15

Terry Dwain Lamon Memorial services for Terry Dwain Lamon, 61, of Lufkin, will be held Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Jay Thornton officiating. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Carroway Funeral Home. Mr. Lamon was born June 3, 1953 in Lufkin, Texas to Harvey … Read more

30 Years Ago: Pinewood Derby winners announced

One Year Ago Dibollians wake up to “Winter Wonderland” as the town gets almost three inches of snowfall. City of Diboll makes budget corrections to clear up five city departments’ over-budget expenditures. According to city finance official, the city was overspent about $208,600. Longtime Lufkin physician Dr. Dan Spivey celebrates 90th birthday at home with … Read more

Nelson unveils Senate budget

The Chair of the Senate Finance Committee laid out the Senate version of the initial state budget Tuesday, showcasing a plan to reduce property taxes while increasing funding to education and border security. Senator Jane Nelson of Flower Mound said that this budget follows the same principles that allowed Texas to weather the national economic … Read more

Lufkin HS honoring championship teams

I made a copy of the 1962-63 picture of the Panther Baseball Team that won the first state championship for Lufkin in 1963. Those in the picture were: Coach Dick Gardemal, Pete MacKenzie, Joe “Butch” Lowe, Marc Wichman, Duncan Cavanaugh, Leon “Butch” Tidwell, Larry Cook, Coach Lamar Hebert, Nicky Miller and Jackie Mayer, managers, David … Read more