30 Years Ago: DHS 2nd in SFA’s Foreign Language Fest

One Year Ago Diboll ISD Board of Trustees meets with two finalists for Diboll ISD athletic director/head football coach job, David Gibbs, defensive coordinator at Stephen F. Austin State University and James Blake Morrison, defensive coordinator/assistant head football coach at Coldsprings High School. Beulah community host Pie Supper, a fund-raiser for the community center and … Read more

30 Years Ago: Michelle Schmidt named DAR Citizen

One Year Ago Diboll City Council appoints a panel of seven to serve on its Red Light Camera Citizens Advisory Committee. Members include Dave Martinez, Teresa Stribling, Freddie Mac Henry, Justin Barkley, Joe Gage, Gary Martel and Chris Walker. Lufkin attorney Joe Lee Register seeks County Court at Law #1 post. Lifelong Dibollian, World War … Read more

30 Years Ago: Pinewood Derby winners announced

One Year Ago Dibollians wake up to “Winter Wonderland” as the town gets almost three inches of snowfall. City of Diboll makes budget corrections to clear up five city departments’ over-budget expenditures. According to city finance official, the city was overspent about $208,600. Longtime Lufkin physician Dr. Dan Spivey celebrates 90th birthday at home with … Read more

30 Years Ago: John Archer is Firefighter of the Year

One Year Ago The T.L.L. Temple MemoDiboll High School Athletic Director/Head Football Coach Shane Adair submits letter of resignation to Diboll ISD Superintendent Gary Martel. City of Diboll’s final sales tax rebate this calendar year is about 17% better than last year’s payment from the state comptroller’s office. This past month the city received $49,942 … Read more