July 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Historic Black Bridge Moved

The historic Black Bridge in Dime Box, which spanned the railroad from 1912 until 1998, has found a permanent home. More...

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Police

Sheriff’s Report

July 20, 2015 More...

Lexington Police Report

July 21, 2015 Cpt. Wooldridge was dispatched to the 700 Blk of Burns St in reference to an Assault by Threat. Upon arrival Cpt. More...

Church

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Lexington’s Ministerial Alliance hosted a Teens for Christ Lock-In earlier this month. More...

Just a Thought.......

It’s been so hot lately that I am thinking of posting that funny church sign out front. You know, the one that says, “You think this is hot, keep sinning and wait a while.” Probably would not do much good. More...

We’re Just Not in Control

THEY SAID IT Life Lessons from Hospice Patients

“It’s hard to see him like that. I don’t think it’s as bad for him as it is for us watching it. It all happened so suddenly. We’re still reeling,” Patty shared. More...

Obituaries

Frieda Martha Lee Siegmund

Funeral services for Frieda Siegmund, 82 of Giddings, were held on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Giddings with Ryan Grube officiating. Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery. More...

Betty Joyce Wood

Funeral services for Betty Wood, 79 of Ledbetter, Texas were held on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at St. John Lutheran Church in Dime Box, Texas with Rev. Roger Millheim officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery. More...

Ellie Elizabeth Hannes

During the early morning hours of Friday, July 24, 2015, after a long and beautiful life of 101 years, Ellie Elizabeth Woodward Hannes went to be with the Lord. More...

Nick Hester Wins $10,000

The annual Lions Club/Lexington Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser was held Saturday night at the Lexington Park Building. Nick Hester walked away with the top prize of $10,000. Kim and Kerry Bexley garnered the second prize of $3,000. More...

Sheriff Meyer Named Director

Lee County Sheriff Rodney Meyer was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Sheriff ’s Association of Texas at their 137th Annual Training Conference held in San Antonio, July 18 – 21, 2015. More...

DWI Charges Top Court Docket

Two people charged with DWI topped the docket of the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County proceedings last Tuesday, July 21, with three other people sentenced as well. The Honorable Carson Campbell presided over the Court. More...

General Stories

Lee County Commissioners’ Get Heated Start

The Regular Meeting of the Lee County Commissioners’ Court got off to a heated start on Monday, because the Air Conditioning System at the County Courthouse had stopped working last Thursday evening. More...

In Texas, Drought is Done

For the first time in more than five years, Texas is not in a drought. While less than 3 percent of the state remains “abnormally dry,” according to the latest U.S. More...

One Nation Under Fire!

Of course you expected me to write something about Donald Trump. Half of you thought I might even endorse him. No endorsement here for Mr. Trump, but lots of kudos for what he is doing to shake up the race. More...

Community News

Chef's Corner

Stuffed Avocado with Shrimp and Pico

This time of the year, it’s nice to have a light meal, whether for lunch or even dinner. Enjoy this delicious and easy meal that’s great for a warm summer evening! 1 Tbsp light olive oil¾ cup couscous1 (4 oz.) Pico de Gallo1 ½ lbs. More...

A Little Bit of Lexington History.....

CHANGES

Reading in the Austin American about how there may be a way to eliminate several mosquito born diseases by altering the male mosquito set me to thinking about how the management of cattle changed with the sterilized male screw worm fly being let loos More...

Giddings Public Library News

The library has many new books and CDs of all kinds. Come check out the new titles. More...

Sports

4STAR Track Club Takes 42 Athletes To Compete in Championship Games

The Athletes brought back 46 Medals to Texas!

The 4STAR Track & Field Club competed in several practice meets before competing at the AAU JO Club Championship Games. The meet was held July 12th - 18th at ESPN World Wide Sports in Orlando, Florida. More...

Eagles of 2015

Coach Kirk Muhl is very enthusiastic about the prospects for the 2015 season. With a runner of Nic Dillon’s ability, and a deep receiving group, the Eagles appear to have the offensive skill people in place. More...

Lee County’s 4Star Track Club

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