Dixie champs The 10u Diboll All-Stars were recently named the Dixie Youth AAA Junior state champions. July 6-10, they competed in the AAA South Junior Tournament in New Caney. After losing their first game to Fairfield, they fought to win the next  six and were named the AAA Junior South Champion.  July 19-20, they travelled … Read more

Sale final, finally: Georgia-Pacific completes asset acquisition of Temple-Inland Building Products

ATLANTA, July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Georgia-Pacific today announced it has completed the acquisition of the Temple-Inland Building Products assets from International Paper Co. after receiving clearance from the Department of Justice under the Hart-Scott-Rodino merger review process. The purchase price was $710 million. “With the sale final, we are eager to combine our assets … Read more

On to Texas College

Diboll’s Christen Simmons, seated, left, signs a letter of intent to play basketball at Texas College. Simmons, a four-year starter for the Ladyjacks, earned All-District honors each season. Pictured with her, sitting, is her mother, Felicia Simmons; and back, from left, are her father, Craig Simmons; Diboll head basketball coach Laura Jones; and mentor, Eric … Read more