Pilot Club meets

Texas District secretary (photo, right). Vivian Holt voiced the invocation and Fran Rodriguez led the group in the pledge of allegiance. Members attending were Geneva Ard (photo, left), Sue Beaty, Betty Capps, Vivian Holt, Billie Lamb, Barbara Nash, Fran Rodriguez, Brenda Russell, Hellen Schmidt, Susana Torres and and Billie Willmon.

DD golfers

Top, the team of J. Shirley, B. Bradley, B. Still and F. Richnow finished first in the Diboll Day Golf Tournament with a 57. Middle, L. Baker, T.J. Johnson, S. Adams and R. Prescott finished second with a 59. Bottom, F. Wallace, B. Bedford, E. Shepherd and P. Paranella finished third with a 60.   … Read more

Get your cameras ready for a shot at a photo prize

Hey all you amateur photographers don’t forget to take pictures at Diboll Day this Saturday. 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 … Read more

Elderly woman dies in Burke house fire

A house fire took the life of an elderly Burke woman early Tuesday. Mary Reynolds, 80, died after the house she’d lived in for about 40 years caught fire about 3:30 a.m. According to officials, by the time the Fuller Springs Volunteer Fire Department arrived the fire had destroyed the house on Andrews Lane, off … Read more

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