Ministers help DPD return elderly man home

A concerned motorist recently reported a reckless driver early one morning. When Diboll police officers located and stopped the vehicle they discovered an elderly man who was “disoriented, scared, alone and lost,” according to the DPD Facebook page. The 83-year-old man left Beckville, headed for home in Longview – a 28-mile trip. However, he found … Read more

The Gift of Ten Thousand Joys

Editor’s note: It’s become kind of a tradition to publish on Christmas and Easter an original story written by Betty Hendrick. We hope you enjoy it. Merry Christmas. The dawning sun had barely touched the sky as Lydia, a 14 year old servant girl in her master’s inn, dressed quickly and reviewed the duties she … Read more

Dateline Diboll 12-25-14

Tangled Threads T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library in Diboll invites is organizing “Tangled Threads” for crafters of all ages. The program is from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month. All skill levels are welcomed. Please bring your own hooks, yarn, and supplies. “Tangled Threads” will on the second Tuesday of the month … Read more

School suspects teen of ‘Snapchatting’ video of another student

Diboll ISD’s Police Chief Jason Burrous arrested a Lufkin teenager Monday after the Diboll High School student allegedly uploaded a video via “Snapchat” of a 14-year-old using the restroom at the school. The 17-year-old suspect is charged with “improper photography,” a state-jail felony after using the cellphone application to send video shot by holding his … Read more

That’s the ticket

Three Diboll students were among the 34 Stubblefield Learning Center graduates who walked the stage Monday, Dec. 15, at Angelina College’s Temple Theater. “The word ‘commencement’ means ‘the beginning’,” said commencement speaker Gary Stallard, marketing director and professor at Angelina College. “Today is not the end of what you set out to do; it’s just … Read more

Freed By Christ 12-18-14

Glory to God in the Highest! The angels proclaimed. Creation exemplifies. The shepherds went. The wise men came. God’s Bible says in Luke 2: 7, “And she brought forth her firstborn Son, and wrapped Him in swaddling cloths, and laid Him in a manger because there was no room for them in the inn.” Please … Read more