Eastview Ladies Day Out Eastview Pentecostal Church at Loop 287 at Paul Avenue in Lufkin will host the annual Ladies Day Out from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3. Gently used clothing for the entire family, school supplies and lunch are all free. First-come, first-served. For more information, contact Jan Wilkerson at 936-829-4817 ...

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com Tax rolls from the Angelina County Tax Appraisal District arrived too late for Diboll city staff to provide council with a preliminary budget for a workshop on Monday, but City Manager Dennis McDuffie did have some good news. The budget for fiscal year 2013-14 should see no increase in the tax rate ...

BURLON WILKERSON news@dibollfreepress.com Fishing, canoeing, seining the pond, and making discoveries of what is in the water sound like typical summer activities for children in East Texas. Taking “fun” activities and giving them educational value has been the goal of the Diboll Family Education Center for the past 15 years. Because of a contribution from ...

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com It took more than 18 months for Georgia-Pacific to finalize its purchase of the Temple-Inland Building Products from International Paper. The $710 acquisition became official on Friday, July 19. However, plans for operational integration are just now in the initial stages because the companies were still competitors, according to Mark Luetters, Georgia-Pacific’s ...

Jubilee VBS Vacation Bible school at Jubilee Baptist Church is from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, July 29, through Friday, Aug. 2, for first- through sixth-graders. The church is located at 723 Dennis/FM 1818 in Diboll. For more information, call 936-829-0465. Eastview Ladies Day Oout Eastview Pentecostal Church at Loop 287 at Paul Avenue in ...

Following years of parties, family gatherings, and business meetings, the Temple House on Hines Street lives on as the current location of Diboll Christian Outreach. It is a place where many local families can receive much-needed services every week.  The recent award of a $20,000 Keeler grant will help ensure that the organization can continue ...

Georgia-Pacific completed the acquisition of the Temple-Inland Building Products assets from International Paper Co. last week, after receiving clearance from the Department of Justice under the Hart-Scott-Rodino merger review process. The purchase price was $710 million. “With the sale final, we are eager to combine our assets into one building products business,” said Mark Luetters, ...

Georgia-Pacific today announced it has completed the acquisition of the Temple-Inland Building Products assets from International Paper Co. after receiving clearance from the Department of Justice under the Hart-Scott-Rodino merger review process. The purchase price was $710 million. “With the sale final, we are eager to combine our assets into one building products business,” said ...

Richard Nelson editor@dibollfreepress.com The Diboll Police Department has cleared two crimes from earlier this summer. All three suspected of the May burglary and criminal mischief at the RYR Laundry in Diboll have been arrested. Tanner Joseph Weeks of Ore City was arrested July 2 in Harris County. Gladdin Presley of Santa Fe and Lisa Evans ...

These runners may not have been exceeding the speed limit, but they were moving at a pretty fast clip on the way back to the high school Wednesday ...