Retirement delayed

By Burlon Wilkerson “I can’t think of anything else I would rather have done over the last 30 years,” Terry Johnson said when discussing his upcoming retirement in a recent interview.  “Diboll has been good to me, and I have enjoyed my time here.” “Coach” Johnson, as he is usually called, plans to retire at … Read more


On to the Finals!

NEW CANEY — The Diboll Lumberjacks advanced to the Region III baseball final by sweeping the Huffman-Hargrave Falcons in a best-of-three series Friday and Saturday. Following a 5-4 extra-inning win Friday night, the Lumberjacks closed out the semifinal series Saturday afternoon with a 6-2 victory at Adam Dunn Field. Diboll junior Eric DeJesus earned the … Read more

Lumberjacks sweep Carthage

Diboll Lumberjack senior Alex Grimaldo finished off his senior district baseball season in style on Friday, April 27, turning in a double, three singles and an RBI in an 11-9 home victory over Carthage. The third-place Lumberjacks handed second-place Carthage just its sixth loss of the season and begin the playoffs against Palestine at 7 … Read more