Badge of Bravery

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz presented Travis Lacox and Andy Murph the Law Enforcement Congressional Badge of Bravery last week – the first from Texas to receive the honor. The two men are College Station police officers, and Lacox is from Diboll. “On behalf of the United States Congress, on behalf of the state of Texas, … Read more

Dateline Diboll for 9-11-14

DPD no longer unlocking cars Diboll Police Department is no longer providing the service of unlocking vehicles, due to liability issues. People who lock their keys in their vehicle will now have to call a wrecker or a locksmith. Clinic grand opening The grand opening and ribbon-cutting for Woodland Heights Primary Care at Diboll is … Read more

Indictments for 9-4-14

An Angelina County grand jury issued 52 indictments last week. An indictment is a formal charge of a serious crime; it is not a guilty virdict. Cases indicted by grand jury, Aug. 28 Travion Williams (5,000, American Bail) Unauth/Use/Vehicle (Ct.1) Agg/Assault/DW (Ct.2) Offense Date: 05/02/2014 (Ct.1,2) Arrest Date: 05/02/2014 (Ct.1,2) B/M 04/18/1995 Travion Williams (3,500, … Read more

No more failure to communicate

Public safety personnel in Diboll will soon see enhanced communication capabilities as a result of an award from the Thomas T. Keeler Grant Program. A new radio communication tower will be funded with the $70,000 donation. According to City Manager Dennis McDuffie, the old tower was condemned because it had become structurally unsafe and had … Read more