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Dateline Diboll 8-15-13

Meet the Jacks
Meet the Jacks is at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at the H.G. Temple campus gymnasium. All Lumberjacks and Lady Jacks fall sports will be introduced.

Jack program ads on sale now
Ads for the 2013 Diboll Lumberjack football program are now on sale. Prices are eighth page, $40; quarter page, $65; half page, $120; full page, $220.
Deadline for submitting ads is Friday, Aug. 16.  Email your desired layout along with any digital photos to:
sharon@easttex and
Or, come to Meet the Jacks and place your order.
For more information, email Robin Lowe at, or call 936-240-7078.

Let’s dance
SPJST’s next dance is Friday, Aug. 16, to the music of Neal Warner and the Back Porch Band.  Dances or every third Friday night of the month from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at 197 Hughes Road, which is the old skating rink in Fuller Springs.  The cost is $5 for members and $6 for guests. Bring a favorite finger food to enjoy while you dance and fellowship.

Go Hard
The Jackbackers would like for you to show your support by ordering one of these shirts (shown above; order red or black). We are doing something different this year, this will be a pre-paid order only sell. Cost will be $12 per shirt, a $2 charge will be added per size XXL – above. I know in the past we would sell them at meet the Jacks night, but we would like to see a sea of red on that night. For more information and an order form you can email me

Lose weight with TOPS – Taking Off Pounds Sensibly. Check out the local TOPS chapter at First United Methodist Church, 805 E. Denman Ave., Lufkin. Weigh-ins are at 8:30 a.m. Fridays and the meetings are at 9:05 a.m. Fridays. For more information, call Sylvia at 936-639-4017 or Beat at 936-876-4403. First visit is free. Check out

Tangled Threads
Do you like to crochet or knit, or any other portable crafting project?  T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library in Diboll invites is organizing “Tangled Threads” for crafters of all ages. The program is from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month. All skill levels are welcomed. Please bring your own hooks, yarn, and supplies. “Tangled Threads” will on the second Tuesday of the month in the Community Room at the library.
For more information call Mary Howell at 936-829-5497.