March is National Women’s History Month

March is also National Women’s History Month. With that, salute Marie Curie, a Polish-born French physicist famous for her work on radioactivity. Born Maria Sklodowska on Nov. 7, 1867, in Warsaw, Poland, Marie Curie became the first woman to win a Nobel Prize and the only woman to win the award in two different fields … Read more

Dateline Diboll 3-19-15

Bee talk T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library presents “The Magnificent Honey Bee” at 6 p.m. Thursday. March 19. Join Cecil Hunt, a Lufkin native and beekeeper, for a program about the bee. This will be good for amateur and experienced beekeepers. Topics include: types of beekeepers, types of honeybees, honeybees and pollination, the honeybee life stages, … Read more

Rain, rain and more rain

The Diboll area already has received 7.36 inches of rain by mid-month – 3.23 inches more than the record for March. And, it’s just going to get wetter. The National Weather Service’s Shreveport office is predicting rain through the weekend. The area might finally see some real sunshine on Tuesday, March 24. The flood warning … Read more

Dateline Diboll 3-12-15

Quilt Show The Quild Guild of the Pineywoods is presenting Needles in the Pines Quilt Show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 13-14, at First United Methodist Church’s Family Life Center at 805 E. Denman Ave. in Lufkin. Tickets are $5 for adults and $1 for students; children 5 and under … Read more

Warrant roundup time in Diboll

Texas Warrant Roundup began last month, and Diboll Police Department will be out lassoing (handcuffing) this weekend. Local, state and federal law enforcement will team up to collect debt owed on outstanding warrants. Diboll will be working with the local agencies in Angelina County as well as surrounding counties to have warrants served. “If you … Read more