Consideration nears extinction; what’s next? A short while ago, I posted on my personal Facebook page a bit of a rant about the ever-increasing instances of inconsideration. A week later I witnessed what I consider one of the ultimate examples of inconsideration. A woman parked in front of the entrance to the side parking lot ...

In the passing of our loved one, Mrs. Vera Jones, our family was deeply in agony and the world felt so empty without her. Then, you heard of our loss and oh, how you lifted us up. Our cup runneth over with so much of your love, calls, visits, food, cards, flowers, and most of ...

Remember the witch in the Snow White story? She was always concerned with her image. Her magic mirror started a whole personal war when she asked, “Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?” The mirror wishing to be totally politically correct answered that the witch was truly beautiful, but there ...

My thoughts have been the craziest lately and I have no idea why.  Sugar has been prevalent and on my mind and why I have no idea.  That is not something we use anymore.  I keep a four pound container but have had it for a long time.  We do not use granulated sugar for ...

I attended the media lunch kick off for the Fourth Annual Pineywoods Cattle Baron’s Gala.  The theme is “Leave Cancer in the Dust.” We had a cute “save-the-date” with a map of Route 66 on it.  Dr. Jeff and Dessa Glass have opened their grounds at their home for the Gala on Saturday, October 12.  ...

Open House for ET Investments East Texas Investment Services will have an open house and ribbon-cutting, welcoming Trey Wilkerson’s business to Diboll, from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 4, at 105 Weber, Suite A. There will be food and prizes from Diboll businesses for all attendees.   Eastern Star dinners The Order of the ...

Wednesday, March 27 Tennis DHS at District (Center) Thursday, March 28 Baseball DHS at Carthage, 7 p.m. Softball DHS at Central, 6 p.m. Track DHS at Center Monday, April 1 DHS golf at district (Jasper) Thursday, April 4 Softball DHS vs. Hudson, 6 p.m. Track DHS hosts Lumberjack Relays, 3:45 p.m. Friday, April 5 DHS ...

Ribbon-cutting April 4 Numbers have always fascinated Trey Wilkerson. From the time Martha Carswell got him involved with UIL Number Sense as a fifth-grader, Wilkerson has loved to work with them. During high school, Wilkerson’s aunt and uncle gave him and his sisters some stocks as investments. He enjoyed watching these grow. As a senior ...

The History Center and the Diboll Historical Society will host a program and book-signing in Diboll on Wednesday, April 10. Authors and editors Dan Utley and Milton Jordan will be at The History Center promoting their newest book, “Just Between Us: Stories and Memories from the Texas Pines,” published recently by Stephen F. Austin State ...

Casserole great for Easter brunch With Judge Esther Barger This would be a great dish for Easter Brunch — best part is you can assemble it the night before and bake in the morning. Pop it into the oven, serve hot and stand back for the rave reviews! Sausage Egg Casserole 3/4 pound ground pork ...