One Year Ago Diboll Jacks baseball team falls short after their state tournament bid, dropping two games to Silsbee. First Bank & Trust East Texas is named to the Top 15% of Community Banks Nationwide for 2012 by Seifried & Brew , a national community bank risk management firm. Diboll High School baseball players, Sergio ...

One Year Ago Jacks’ 3-0 win over the Hudson Hornets propel the team into the regional semi-finals against Huffman-Hargrave in New Caney. City of Diboll approves requesting $84,000 from the T.L.L. Temple Foundation for sound/lighting improvements for the Lottie & Arthur Temple Civic Center. Diboll ISD employee Bea Suarez retires after 36 years with reception ...

One Year Ago Diboll Garden Club names “Yard Beautiful of the Week” belonging to Dr. & Mrs. Woody Ingram. Diboll High School graduate R.L. Lyles, firefighter/EMT for City of Nacogdoches, attends memorial service for first responders who lost their lives in the fertilize explosion in the town of West, Texas. Diboll graduate Jerry Cobb, baseball ...

One Year Ago T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library hosts “Tangled Dreams” for crafters of crochet and knitting. Lufkin Chapter Sons of the Republic of Texas hosts meeting to officially change their chapter name to: Milton Irish Chapter, Number 36. Segio Castillo pitches Diboll to a 5-2 win over the Central Bulldogs in district baseball action. Diboll ...

One Year Ago Thirty-two Diboll citizens attend the first meeting of the newly organized Diboll Civic Club. The club is designed to “go beyond” Diboll Day and promote and enhance what is good for our community year-round. Diboll Public Works Director Dee Scarborough releases about 500 black bass into the Old Orchard Park pond. Diboll ...

One Year Ago Diboll High School 2012 Homecoming Court includes seniors Nika Bray, Cassity Bradley, Chassity Walker, Audrey Tamez and Paige Morgan; junior Yochil Vasquez; sophomore Angela Concha; and freshman Analyssa Padilla. After an impressive performance at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate, University of Houston junior Wesley McClain is named Conference USA Golfer of the Week. ...

One Year Ago Early voting is under way. The most focus race is for Angelina County Precinct 4 constable. Republican nominee Ray Anthony and Democratic nominee Lazaro “Lalo” Robles, Jr. ar vying for the position being vacated by retiring Eddie Horton. Diboll man dies from self-inflicted crossbow wound. The man’s name is not being released, ...

One Year Ago Former Diboll High School multi-talented athletes Larry Spivey, Steven Capps and Dwayne Stanford are inducted into the Diboll High School Wall of Honor. The Rev. Elzine Strong who pastored the Diboll United Pentecostal Church from August 1954 and retired from that church in 2009 returns as a guest speaker. The undefeated Center ...

One Year Ago Emily Parish is the 2012 Diboll Day Queen as she raised $54,629 and the other queen candidates raised helped raise the total to $168,128. Diboll City Council approved a grant that will pay for resurfacing of Hendrick Street. This street will also be used as an evacuation route. Tanika Bray is named ...

One Year Ago Madisonville’s Dontae Crist run for 96 yards and two touchdowns and the Mustangs’ defense smothers the Jacks with a 34-0 blowout Friday night in Madisonville. After an impressive performance at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate, University of Houston junior Wesley McClain is named Conference USA Golfer of the Week. Announcement is made that ...