Respected bus driver ‘Delco’ dies

Longtime Diboll school bus driver Anthony Delco, 57, died in a one-vehicle crash Monday night about 5 miles south of Diboll in Polk County. The Livingston DPS troopers’ initial investigation indicates Delco, who was not wearing his seat-belt, was driving his 2001 Chevrolet Silverado when it left the Highway 59 roadway and overturned in the … Read more

Dateline Diboll for 11-27-14

Christmas Blessings It is not too late to give monetary donations to the Christmas Blessings program that provides Christmas gifts to children in Diboll. Donations can be taken to First United Methodist Church at 401 Hines Street or taken to Trey Wilkerson, president of the Diboll Civic Club, at 105 Weber St. during office hours. For … Read more

Discover Tech

Below, TLL Temple librarians Justin Barkley and Brenda Russell challenge each other on the Discover Tech Quiz Game earlier this week. Discover Tech: Engineers Make a World of Difference Exhibit opened Nov. 18, at the T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library. Admission is free. Through exciting interactive elements and displays, visitors to the Discover Tech traveling exhibition … Read more

Thanksgiving month also Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month. Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States. One in 12 Americans have diabetes – that’s more than 25 million people, and another 79 million adults in the United States are at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes. If you are overweight, … Read more

Post ’em Dano

The Diboll Police Department has a new Facebook page they are using to keep citizens informed. The old site will be deactivated soon, and the new site can be found at One of the top stories posted is about the arrest of Derick Duncan of Lufkin. Detective Matthew Reppond and Officer Seth Anthony took … Read more