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

CIA comes to DHS

CIA comes to DHS Thursday, May 2, 2013 Diboll High School recently had their first ever Christians in Action meeting. “Small crowd for the first time, but it’s getting better,” said Hunter McLeroy, CIA president and founder. Christians in Action is looking for donations and support to help get the club going. “All money eventually … Read more

For Primary, technology is elementary

Diboll Primary School hosted a Technology Showcase and Open House on March 26. Students were able to demonstrate their ability to work on the Smart Boards, Ipads, Smart Tables and student computer stations. PreK4 students working on the Smart Boards were playing the Fun Factory Word Building games, Catch & Learn Matching Quantities games, Alphabet … Read more

Koether leaving DISD for Leggett

Janice Koether she has been offered and has accepted the Leggett Independent School District’s superintendent position as the lone finalist. “Janice has been a great employee and has helped us move many programs forward in our district,” said Gary Martel, Diboll ISD superintendent, “She has 27 years experience in education and has served the last … Read more


Showing that Sparks

Top photo, students in Mrs. Stephanie Sparks Pre-K4 class at Diboll Primary School enhance their literacy skills by identifying, saying the sounds and letters on their alphabet mats. Pictured from left are Rascal Allsbrooks, Ryan Straps and Adan Chavis-Wortham       Middle photo, students in Mrs. Stephane Sparks’ class are excited about reading in … Read more

Having their cake

DHS Culinary Students have been baking and decorating cakes for the first annual Cake Bash held Saturday, March 23, at Winston Park in Lufkin. They had games and activities that had to do with cake. The event was free to the public. Cake Bash is an event put on by Cake Angels Foundation (Lufkin). This … Read more


It’s all an act

The 2013 One Act Play cast and crew performed “Running Upstream,” by Bryan Mc- Campbell and published by Eldridge Publishing Co., this past Saturday in Carthage at Panola Junior College in the UIL District Competition. T.J. Garcia won an All-Star Cast award; Lexi Hodges won an Honorable Mention Cast award; and, Cassity Glass won an … Read more