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.
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
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
With cooler temperatures ushering in the first day of autumn on Tuesday, Sept. 23, the Diboll Garden Club convened at J.R.’s Barn to renew friendships and to enjoy a delicious lunch prepared by the staff. Hostesses for this meeting were Garvis Baldree, Clara Breazeale, and Mary Ingram. Door prizes were won by Dolly Whitaker and … Read more
From The Free Press Thursday, September 16, 2004 Using Judge Lisa Burkhalter’s terminology from last week’s Diboll Day luncheon, we will be honoring the “old queens” at this year’s Oct. 2 event. Lisa, who won Diboll Day Queen in 1976, is heading up the committee to make special recognition of not only former Diboll Day … Read more