Can you name a publication, other than the Diboll Free Press, that has been produced continually in Diboll since 1967? The correct answer is the Community Birthday Calendar, which is now in its 46th year as a local product. Louis Landers and the History Center staff were able to find a reference to the first ...

Three more names were added Friday to the Diboll Lumberjacks Wall of Honor – Josh Stifle, Jonathan Terrell and Jeff Vanover. Stifle graduated from Diboll High School in 1997 and was a multi-talented athlete in football, power lifting and baseball. In Stifle’s junior, he led the Lumberjacks in tackles and was named to the First ...

Mulligan Stew Burke Baptist Church is having Mulligan Stew on Saturday, Oct. 26. Burke Pickers will provide music, beginning about 5 p.m. Dinner starts at 6 p.m. Free. Church is located on Tidwell Road in Burke. UMC Fall Fest There will be a Fall Festival, Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Old Burke School. There will ...

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com The Diboll Lady Jacks took care of business Tuesday night, winning their final district match at home against Center, locking up third place in the process. It took the Lady Jacks five games to defeat Center in the first round of district play, but they did it in four this time around. ...

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com Diboll High School senior Omar Solis was recently honored as a member of the National Hispanic Recognition Program. The program recognized about 5,300 Hispanic/Latino students selected from a pool of more than 259,000 who took the 2013 PSAT/NMSQT. Solis scored a 198 on his PSAT last year, and the national benchmark for ...

BURLON WILKERSON news@dibollfreepress.com There is more going on than meets the eye at the Diboll Family Education Center.  Although it is considered part of Diboll ISD, programs and activities for all ages from infants to adults are in place for anyone who wants to take advantage of them. Adult education under the direction of Becky ...

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com Diboll City Council on Monday broached the subject of allowing alcohol sales at certain city events, such as May’s annual Tamale Fest, October’s biannual Diboll Day and March’s first Crawfish Boil. Council took no action in order to gauge the feelings of the community. Alcohol sale and consumption is prohibited on city-owned ...

Wall of Honor Friday night Diboll ISD will proudly induct Jeff Vanover, Josh Stifle and Jonathan Terrell into the Lumberjack Stadium Wall of Honor. There will be a reception for all individuals beginning at 6 p.m. in the conference room at the stadium. The public is welcome to attend. The inductees will be introduced at ...

Halloween Fun Fest Halloween Fun Fest will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at the Lottie & Arthur Temple Civic Center. The community is asked to donate a bag of candy toward this event. The city encourages all businesses in Diboll to participate either with a booth to pass out candy or ...

More than 300 FCCLA members and advisors – including six from Diboll — from across Texas were at the Dallas Sheraton Hotel last week, being trained as a peer educators. Local Family, Career and Community Leaders of America chapter officers Karina Jacobo, Ale Aguilar, Sabra Modisette, Jennifer Campbell, Matt Steel and Giovannie Licea of Central ...