Officers make arrest in school threat case

While Diboll ISD administrators were busy calming students and parents Friday morning after a terroristic threat went viral, Diboll Police Department investigators were working diligently to find the culprit who made the threats. That diligence, led by DPD Investigator Matt Reppond, helped bring about the arrest of Nicholas Emelio Flores, 18, of Corrigan on Monday … Read more

Homecoming Activities

This year’s Homecoming Pep Rally will take place 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, at Lumberjack Stadium. In addition to the introduction of the 2014 Homecoming Court as well and performances by Diboll High School Cheerleaders, Dazzlers, band, and twirlers, the event will also feature an exhibition performance by the “Boldest Sound from the Oldest Town” … Read more


The Angelina County Heart Alliance (ACHA) recently donated an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to Diboll ISD.  Krystal Smith, Ladonna Garza, April Richard, Abby Lawrence, Jarrad Grumbles, Nancy Sanchez and Gary Martel, Diboll ISD Superintendent, show off the newest AED at Diboll ISD.  The ACHA donates AEDs to different schools and organizations throughout Angelina County in … Read more

Diboll FFA is ‘Golden’

The Diboll FFA Chapter was recognized recently as a gold-level chapter for the esteemed Golden Horizon award in the two -teacher division at the 86th annual Texas FFA State Convention held in Fort Worth. The gold-level Golden Horizon award is the highest state rating to be bestowed upon a Texas FFA chapter. Golden Horizon award … Read more

Angelina College Adult Education Program Expanding its Reach

Via Press Release From AC News Service — The Adult Education Program at Angelina College is expanding its reach to a full 12 counties. More importantly, the agency is helping students expand their ultimate goals. The changes follow Texas governor Rick Perry’s signing into legislation Senate Bill 307, which transferred responsibility of Adult Education from … Read more

Back the Future

Rally emphasizes ‘commYOUnity’ The excitement of the first day of school will extend into Monday evening in Diboll as the local PTSA hosts its “Back the Future” event. Food, games and information booths will be located in the parking lot in front of the DISD Administration building from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. At the event, … Read more