Help wanted: Diboll’s volunteer fire department need for more firefighters critical

If you ever dreamed of being a firefighter when you grew up, now is your chance. The Diboll Volunteer Fire Department has the “Help Wanted” sign out. According to DVFD Chief Darrell Roberts, Diboll is experiencing the same trend that volunteer fire departments are seeing nationwide: They are short-staffed. “We especially need more people who … Read more

Crowded Bingo!

Thomas Lowther congratulates a winner in the second Tuesday night Bingo on Tuesday, Sept. 16, at the Lottie & Arthur Temple Civic Center. Brookshire Brothers sponsored the Diboll Day fundraiser. Buddy and Ellen Temple are the sponsors of the Tuesday, Sept. 23 bingo.

Princesses for a day!

    Above, Sara Flowers poses with the princesses who came to her spa-day fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Lottie & Arthur Temple Fundraiser. Below, Josh Hulstine of Jacksonville checks out the Team Sara Car Show while his daughter enjoys her spa day.      

Diboll Day Queen Candidates Fundraisers

Thursday, Sept. 11 Bingo, doors open at 5:30 p.m., Civic Center, Blackout Prizes are a custom-made Juniper Floor Lamp by Mike Martin valued at $750 and a 42” flat screen TV. Other prizes are large free standing birdhouse, cherry wood mirror, wooden benches, free haircut and highlights, Avon gift basket, decorative wall cross, Cheddar’s coupons, … Read more

Library sponsoring a Diboll Day photography contest

“A picture is worth a thousand words” Calling all amateur photographers! The library is having a photography contest called “Diboll Day Happenings 2014.” There will be two categories: ages 12-17 and ages 18-and-older. Only amateur photographers are eligible to enter, no professional photographers allowed. Entry forms can be picked up at the front desk. Entries … Read more