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

Discover Tech

Below, TLL Temple librarians Justin Barkley and Brenda Russell challenge each other on the Discover Tech Quiz Game earlier this week. Discover Tech: Engineers Make a World of Difference Exhibit opened Nov. 18, at the T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library. Admission is free. Through exciting interactive elements and displays, visitors to the Discover Tech traveling exhibition … Read more

Freed By Christ 11-20-14

Family. Food. Fellowship. Home. These are some of the things that come to mind when we think about Thanksgiving. Hopefully, we think about God, Jesus Christ, Holy Spirit, church family, Heaven and God’s blessings. Turning to Him who is Always Near. Jesus’ Kindness and Faithfulness to Us shows His unconditional Love “But God demonstrates His … Read more

Post ’em Dano

The Diboll Police Department has a new Facebook page they are using to keep citizens informed. The old site will be deactivated soon, and the new site can be found at One of the top stories posted is about the arrest of Derick Duncan of Lufkin. Detective Matthew Reppond and Officer Seth Anthony took … Read more