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 ...

One Year Ago Diboll City Council approves $6.1 million budget for 2012-2013 with water/sewer rate increases. Diboll ISD implements the new The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2012. Jacks suffer another wet loss, 14-0 to Bullard in a driving rain storm. Diboll’s Carlos Teal was held to 26 yards rushing on 14 carries. Diboll now ...

One Year Ago Diboll High School cross country team wins Apple Springs Invitational Track Meet. Varsity team members include Omar Solis, Caleb Stewart, Ariel Encarnacion, Hector Lopez, Andrew Hernandez, Jose Flores and Stephen Badeaux. Angelina Arts Alliance names Tracy Pinkerton as its new managing director. Longtime Angelina County Airport cafeteria dessert specialist Gayle Whitworth retires ...

One Year Ago Former Baptist missionary Betty Marie Smith is honored with 80th birthday reception hosted by the Diboll First Baptist Church. Lufkin native Col. Charles A. Jumper retires from the U.S. Army after serving nearly 30 years of service. Diboll Day Queen Candidate Emily Parish host Tupperware sale as fundraiser at the T.L.L. Temple ...