A citizen alert of a possible drunk driver led to the capture of a fugitive. Diboll Police Department Officer Rodney Cheshire responded to the call and stopped a car near Morris Road Saturday night, Jan. 31. Cheshire discovered the vehicle’s passenger was “very intoxicated and the driver had the smell of alcohol about him,” according … Read more
Year 2014 was a great one for the city of Diboll. The city finished the renovation project on Neches Pines Golf Course. This renovation is showing significant gain in play and revenue as the course has gained 120 new members. The course is positioned to add value to our community by improved financials, bringing out-of-town … Read more
Diboll City Council and Diboll Independent School District officials have announced they will hold general elections together – if a May 9 election is indeed needed. City places up for election are District 1, currently held by Veronica Hernandez; District 3, currently held by Don Hendrick; and At-large Place 5, currently held by Tom Farley. … Read more
Free Parent Summit The Diboll Family Education Center is hosting a Free Parent Summit from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30. Donuttes and juice time is followed by the general session and breakout sessions. Lunch is provided. Flu and pneumonia shots will be given by Angelina County Cities & Health District. The Diboll … Read more
Over 1,100 Diboll students had the opportunity to experience two different programs this last week designed to assist students with their annual science testing, and then to encourage students to dream big and realize that what you value most in life will be what you become. Award-winning author Justin Lookadoo of McKinney captivated both the … Read more
The Diboll Booster Club met recently to allocate Diboll Day 2014 funds and realign the board for the next two years. The new officers for the next two years are the following: Trey Denman, president; Sarah Thompson, vice president; Katherina Crager, treasurer; and Sharon Brown, secretary. The board also welcomes new members Thompson, Crager and … Read more
Even though the weather was cold and rainy, a large crowd turned out for the Open House at the Civic Center last Thursday to get information and express opinions about the US 59 Diboll Relief Route proposed by the Texas Department of Transportation as part of the Interstate 69 project. Maps showing the proposed route … Read more
Britney Murrell, Savannah Bunn and Chloe Wyatt-Chittum performed with the Mejia Ballet International in presenting “The Nutcracker” in December as part of the Angelina Arts Alliance’s 2014-15 season at the Temple Theater on the Angelina College campus.
Happy Birthday to Chloe Wyatt-Chittum, who turns 9 years old on Jan. 20, 2015. Her parents are Chad and Chaney Chittum and brother is Chandler. Grandparents are Jay and Kaye Wyatt; Melanie Chittum and Richie Chittum; great-grandparents are Charlene Murry; Joe and Barbara Wyatt; Walter and Dora Hundley; and Eldon and Mildred Benton.
Fran Rodriguez presents a gift basket for which the Pilot Club of Diboll is currently selling raffle tickets as one of their fundraising projects. Items in the basket include a $50 gift certificate to Wal-Mart and numerous other items. Tickets are $1 each and $5 for six. During the next few weeks Pilot members will … Read more