Nichols to serve on 4 committees

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced this evening that State Senator Robert Nichols (R-Jacksonville) will serve on four committees during the 84th Legislative Session. Nichols will serve on the Senate Intergovernmental Relations Committee, Natural Resources and Economic Development Committee and the Finance committee. He will continue to serve as Chair for the Senate Transportation Committee. First … Read more

Dateline Diboll 1-29-15

Free Parent Summit The Diboll Family Education Center is hosting a Free Parent Summit from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30. Donuttes and juice time is followed by the general session and breakout sessions. Lunch is provided. Flu and pneumonia shots will be given by Angelina County Cities & Health District. The Diboll … Read more

It’s academic

Diboll High School students are preparing for a new season of academic competition as administrators place a fresh emphasis on this area of extracurricular activity. Practice during the school day is being held twice a week, and sponsors plan to take competitors to practice meets at other schools as well as host some meets here. … Read more

Getting around Diboll

Even though the weather was cold and rainy, a large crowd turned out for the Open House at the Civic Center last Thursday to get information and express opinions about the US 59 Diboll Relief Route proposed by the Texas Department of Transportation as part of the Interstate 69 project. Maps showing the proposed route … Read more

Charles ?Chuck? Weaver

Private family burial services for Charles ?Chuck? Weaver, 64, of Lufkin were held Wednesday, January 21, 2015 in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park. Charles was born December 29, 1950 in Lufkin, Texas, later moving to Houston where he finished high school at Westbury High. His advanced education was at Sam Houston State and Memphis … Read more

C.J. Havard

Memorial services for C.J. Havard, 80, of Huntington will be held Friday, January 23, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Ozias Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Royce Quave officiating. The church is located 6 miles south of Huntington, just off U.S. Highway 69. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Carroway Funeral Home. Mr. Havard … Read more