Jacks o’ Week Lumberjacks of the Week honored by the JackBackers are BJ Vinson on defense and Sammy Scott on offense. District football Jasper 1-0 0-0 Carthage 1-0 0-0 Huntington 1-0 0-0 Diboll 0-1 0-0 Center 0-1 0-0 Last week Jasper 45, Liberty 3; Fairfield 70, Diboll 13; Carthage 42, Jacksonville 28; Huntington 20, Tarkington ...

CODY L. HAVARD Special to The Free Press Diboll Lumberjacks (0-1) Last week: Fairfield 70, Diboll 13 This week: vs. Corrigan-Camden (1-0) The Lumberjacks will look to shake off a forgettable opener when they resume a long-time rivalry with the Corrigan-Camden Bulldogs in Diboll Friday night. Diboll was blitzed in the opener by a Fairfield ...

It was a rough opening night on the road Friday for the Diboll Lumberjacks as they dropped a 70-13 decision to the Fairfield Eagles. Diboll was looking for a bit of retribution after last season’s 27-17 home loss in the season opener at Lumberjack Stadium last season. But instead Diboll was overwhelmed from the opening ...

GARY STALLARD Special to The Free Press There’s a problem related to smaller-school football that larger programs don’t experience. In fact, to those players, such a concept is completely foreign. The issue is having to play both ways: Offense and defense. For speedsters, it equates to running sprints for nearly 48 minutes straight. For the ...

Jacks season tickets Diboll ISD has started selling   Reserve Seat tickets. Seats from the previous season will be held until 3 pm on Monday, Aug. 26.  At that time all reserve seating will be available. Tickets will be handled at the Administration office. Cunningham is Lady Jack of Week Kyla Cunningham, a senior volleyball player, ...

The Diboll Lumberjacks had a great run through the 2013 baseball playoffs, falling just one win short of a trip to the state tournament. Two reasons for that success were recognized recently by being named to the Collin Street Bakery/Texas Sports Writer’s Assoc. Class 3A All-State baseball team. Graduating senior Jay Lowe earned the honor ...

The Diboll Lady Jacks took revenge against Woodville on Tuesday, defeating the only team they lost to in last weekend’s Woodville Tournament. Diboll (7-2), playing on its home court, defeated Woodville (3-5) in four games – 25-16, 25-22, 21-25, 25-18. The Lady Jacks never trailed until until Game 4, Woodville’s only win. Several errors and ...

DHS JV cheerleaders attending camp at SFA this week are: Front row left to right: Hollie Wilsie, Baylie Parker, Kallen Treadway; Top: Tara Dulaney, Ariela Padilla, Emily Thompson, Marissa Bacon ...

DHS varsity cheerleaders are attending cheerleading camp at SFA this week. Those attending are front row left to right; Alexis Rios, Abbie Kettering, Jayden Springs; Second row; Meghan Wagner, Amanda Faircloth, Jordan Eldridge, Mikayla Sudduth; Third; Mikayla Tolly, Presley Havard, Katy Dubose; Last: Aubrie Arellano, Esmeralda Tamez and Chaney Wyatt-Chittum, ...

The East Texas Elite ( ETE) Girls Basketball recently won two basketball tournaments winning the Primetime Sports Summer Hoops Tournaments in Dallas and Houston. The teams next tournament is the All American Sports Nationals in San Antonio Texas July 11-14. Team members are Kristen James (Goodrich), Kameri Mott, Kyla Cunningham, Miracle Haywood, Shayla Hubbard and ...