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

Freed by Christ 2-5-15

A new month in a new year. We pray your year has been good. Jesus Christ has blessed in so many ways. God has sent us the plentiful rain. He has protected us from the bad storms. The Holy Spirit has comforted us in our times of need. God is always faithful. In God’s Bible, … 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

It’s academic

Diboll High School students are preparing for a new season of academic competition as administrators place a fresh emphasis on this area of extracurricular activity. Practice during the school day is being held twice a week, and sponsors plan to take competitors to practice meets at other schools as well as host some meets here. … 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

Christmas coverage in January

Diboll Primary School hosted their 3rd annual Christmas Festival in December 2014. The festival is a community event hosted by Diboll Primary School staff and provides many fun-filled family games and activities, including face-painting; Santa’s Sweet Treat Walk; Frosty’s Pond, where students ice skate on paper plates; Frosty’s Workshop; Santa’s Bakery; Snowball Toss; Candy Cane … Read more