Traffic stop leads to fugitive arrest

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

Exercise your rights

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

Dateline Diboll 1-29-15

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

Getting around Diboll

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

Happy 9th

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.  

A basket of fund-raiser

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