Engagement party held for Grimes, Welch

Emily Grimes and Cody Welch were honored with an engagement celebration at the home of Debra and Steve Moore. Parents are Mary and Arlin Grimes and Ron Welch of Hallsville. Hostesses were Cay and Tom Billingsley, Leeann Brookshire and Alton Knight, Emily Goodwin and Jason Helvey, Lisa and Wayne Haglund, Shelly and Ron Hufford, Virginia … Read more

Dazzlers dazzle aboard Carnival’s Triumph

“Sail Away With Me.” That’s what members of the Diboll High School Dazzlers got to do recently. Because of the impressions they made at summer camp of not only talent and skill but their personal character, attitude, mannerisms and courtesy toward others a representative of the Houston Texans Cheerleaders fell in love with this little … Read more

Enjoying time with family and good food

This was a busy week for our family. Wednesday, Jan. 28, was Ernest and Julie’s birthday. That night we celebrated with Rocky Morris, Tony and Bob Brown, Jean and Oscar Dillahunty, Martha and Ray Carswell, Nancy and Thomas Moore, Patti and Claude Smithhart, Bill Royle, Patsy Hines, Jerry Hill (Donna was sick), Max Rowe, Elizabeth … Read more

Lufkin HS honoring championship teams

I made a copy of the 1962-63 picture of the Panther Baseball Team that won the first state championship for Lufkin in 1963. Those in the picture were: Coach Dick Gardemal, Pete MacKenzie, Joe “Butch” Lowe, Marc Wichman, Duncan Cavanaugh, Leon “Butch” Tidwell, Larry Cook, Coach Lamar Hebert, Nicky Miller and Jackie Mayer, managers, David … Read more

Young Breckenridge purusing Cyber Security

Rita and Lacy Breckenridge had a message from their grandson who is a student at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) at Richmond, Va. He is the son of their oldest son, Dr. Robert and wife Cyndy Breckenridge. Robert is the pastor of Powers Memorial Baptist Church in Hopewell, Va., and Cyndy is the choral director of … Read more