A 62-year-old Dibol woman has pleaded guilty to theft of federal funds in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales. Melva Darlene Blakemore pleaded guilty to an Information charging her with theft of federal funds on Mar. 26, 2013 before U.S. District Judge Marcia Crone. According to information presented in court, ...

BETTY HENDRICK Special to The Free Press Author’s note: One of the art pieces which hangs on my dining room wall is a painting of Jesus and the twelve disciples gathered around a campfire. I am sure the painting has a formal title, but I prefer one which my friend Gretchen gave to it: “Hanging ...

Left, Diboll Youth Baseball Wall of Honor Inductee Alvin Fasske gets the 2013 season started by throwing out the first pitch during Opening Ceremonies on Saturday, March 23, at Old Orchard Park. Below, Tom Williams, Diboll Youth Baseball commissioner, presents Alvin Fasske with a plaque, Thanking him for helping get TBall started back in the ...