The Lufkin and Diboll police departments continue to work together – to the detriment of local criminals. Earlier this month Diboll officers helped locate suspects in a Lufkin jewelry store robbery. Last week, a Lufkin officer repaid the favor. Off-duty LPD Officer Chris Nash observed suspicious activity around a house in the 1400 block of … Read more
Priscilla Vyvial and Fran Rodriguez man the offices of the Angelina County Republican Headquarters at 1005 E. Denman Ave, Lufkin. The office is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily. The duo want to remind everyone to vote in the Nov. 4 election. Early voting in Angelina County is Oct. 20-31 at the Angelina … Read more
Anyone building or furnishing a home in Angelina County now has another option for obtaining low-cost supplies. Habitat for Humanity has partnered with Goodwill Industries to open a consignment store which stocks items specifically needed for construction or remodeling projects. The grand opening for the store at 301 Hill Street in Lufkin was held Saturday, … Read more
Diboll city officials hope a take-off from the “Field of Dreams” movie will hold true: “If you upgrade it, they will come … and pay more.” City Council on Monday increased the annual membership fees for the city-owned Neches Pines Golf Course. It’s the first increase in about four years. The annual membership fees are … Read more
Via Press Release – In an effort to generate donations for the current United Way campaign, Angelina College Respiratory Therapy students are creating and selling Halloween- and Fall-themed wreaths. The wreaths range in price from $20 (large), $15 (medium) and $13 (small). In addition, the group is currently holding a raffle for Breast Cancer Awareness … Read more
Top, last summer the Design4Diboll committee designed a sign to commemorate Diboll Day’s 60th anniversary. The framwork was built this school year by Kevin Swor’s Construction Trade’s class built the fram, which can hold different banners and be moved where needed. Bottom, Matt Todd, City of Diboll’s street foreman, manicure’s the lawn in front of … Read more
The local Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts are holding their Round Up from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, at the Diboll Scout House, 405 Hines St. Boys ages 6 to 18 are invited to join Boy Scouts Troop 128 or Cub Scouts Pack 128. Among the Scouting activities are camping, fishing, BB guns … Read more
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.
Crimson Christian Academy and Faith Christian School – both located at Faith Family Church – celebrated “See You at the Pole” on Sept. 24. Thirty-eight people attended.
Jan Wilkerson was the winner of a gift certificate and bag of goodies that were given away at the Woodland Heights Primary Care of Diboll grand opening. Shown is Josh Talbert, PA presenting the items to Wilkerson.