Beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Diboll city employees were busy Monday, replacing the banners along the Highway 59 median with Christmas tree decorations. The Civic Club invites individuals, clubs, churches, and other organizations to help decorate Old Orchard Park for Christmas. Lighted displays are being sought that will brighten up the park during the month of December. Complete guidelines are … Read more

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

Diboll hoops teams playoff bound

Even without a “Basketball for Dummies” reference book it’s easy for the least-knowledgeable to see both the Diboll Lumberjacks and Diboll Lady Jacks will make the playoffs. There are four teams in each district, and four teams make the playoffs. The district is comprised of Diboll, Hudson, Huntington and Jasper. However, it doesn’t take a … 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