LHS Class of 1960 has 97 members at reunion

The Lufkin High School Class of 1960 celebrated their 55th Class Reunion held March 20-21. Friday night, March 20, graduates gathered for social time at Ralph & Kacoo’s Restaurant. John Lee Slaughter, with Ray Polk’s help, hosted the breakfast on Saturday morning at Slaughter & Son on Pershing. Saturday evening, all gathered at Crown Colony … Read more

Learning about celebrities via RT, concert

Enjoyed visiting with former Dibollians Rodney and Charlotte (Martin) Shelton, who were here from Fayetteville, Ga., to attend the annual Shelton family reunion. The reunion was held at his uncle’s new venue, “Shelton’s” — whose owners are David and Lois Shelton on FM 2108 — near the intersection of FM 58. When they lived in … Read more

Rand Teer is an Eagle Scout; IHOP raises funds

Rand Teer, 15-year-old son of Belinda and Craig Teer, held his Eagle Scout Ceremony last week. His grandmother, Marjorie Teer, made all of the cookies for the reception. Grandough made the special decorated Eagle Scout cookies. Belinda made a coffee punch with ice cream. Marjorie said the “dishpan” cookies were the grandchildren’s favorite. I agreed. … Read more

News take 40th anniversary trip to Morocco

Carolyn and Stanley New spent their 40th anniversary on a two-week trip to Morocco in January. They flew to Marrakech via Madrid, Spain, and were five nights in a Riad (a place to stay with an open courtyard) within the Medina (old walled city). They walked through the central market “Jemaa el Fna” and visited … Read more