July 12, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

City Council to Discuss Water Needs

The Lexington City Council will meet in regular session Wednesday to discuss a number of items, including the city’s current and upcoming water needs.  More...

Fire Chief warns of potential for wildfires

On July 2nd, Blue VFD responded to a call of a grass fire near Raintree Lane. More...

Special Sections

Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

July 2, 2018 A motorist reported an accident involving an 18 wheeler and a car on HWY 290 at CR 205. Capt Allen, Sgt Liles and Deputy Holloway assisted DPS, EMS and Fire Department with the accident. More...

Lexington Police Report

July 3, 2018 Off icer San Miguel responded to a Civil Dispute in the 400 Blk of Main St. over damaged property. Off icer Reyna was dispatched to the 500 Blk of Giddings in regards to a City Ordinance Burn Violation. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 8-9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 1 a.m. Lexington City Council Meeting – Woodson Community Bldg. More...

Church

What’s the Big Deal About Church?

So, you think you are a Christian. Well, you are, if you have a personal relationship with the One whose name you claim. More...

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New Bethel Baptist Church, located in the Leo Community of Lexington, held their Vacation Bible School July 2-6. More...

Knobbs Springs Baptist

Knobbs Springs Baptist Church Vacation Bible School - July 15 - July 19 Meal @ 6:00 / Worship Rally @ 6:30 / Dismiss @ 8:45 / Ages Kinder - 6th Grade welcome.   More...

Sports

High School Records

One of the more interesting parts of Texas Football is in the back pages of the magazine. It contains the overall game, season, and career records for Texas high school football players. Quite a few of the records are from smaller schools. More...

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Several young people from Lexington have been under the tootilage of JC Washington, seen in the center above. More...

Sports Thoughts……

The sports pages are beginning to talk about rankings for college football. Both A&M and Texas are getting ranked because of their head coaches. Both have ample talent to be good, not great. The Austin sportswriters are ranking the teams. More...

Multiple Stolen Vehicles Reported on July 3rd

July 3rd was a busy day for the Lee County Sheriff’s Department. Three different vehicles were reported stolen, all of which were eventually recovered.  More...

District Court Sentencings

The 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County was extremely busy during the month of June. Twenty two people were sentenced by either the Honorable Judge Carson Campbell or the Honorable Judge Reva Towslee Corbett during five weeks of hearings. More...

Fatal Accident

The report of an accident that occurred on a rainy July 4th afternoon was investigated by DPS. More...

Backing the Blue Issue

On July 7, 2016, an unspeakable incident occurred in Dallas that sent chills of fear and confusion among many. More...

General Stories

The Right Life Choice

Lt. Blane Rodgers currently works for the Texas Attorney General’s Office in the Human Trafficking Unit. It’s been a long road since working the streets of Huntsville as a patrol officer. More...

Community News

In The Garden

It is hard to think where to start on this portion of healthy skin, since most of the items in this are not easily grown in the garden and need to be processed into all natural oils used for skin health. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

July 14, 1858 – (Houston) Weekly Telegraph : The names of a band of horse thieves detected three weeks ago in Navarro county were given by Jim Warren and Bill Mitchell, captured after robbing the house of Mr Graves in that Navarro County. More...

Chef's Corner

Traditional Sausage Stuffing

You don’t have to have a stuffing just at Thanksgiving. Try this sausage stuffing anytime of the year.  1 pkg. More...

School

From the Superintendent

It’s been a busy few weeks as we have worked hard to find the best employees for the vacancies at LISD. We have several great people joining the Eagle Team next year. More...

School Safety Symposium

On June 27th, Bastrop ISD and the BISD Police Department hosted a symposium to discuss ways to make our schools safer. More...

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Lexington ISD hosted a luncheon for teachers and staff recently. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Glenn Wayne Noack

Funeral services for Glenn Noack, 61, of Giddings were held on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Serbin, Texas with Rev. David Mumm officiating. More...

Jerry Ward

Funeral services for Jerry Ward, 72, of Lexington, Texas were held on Monday, July 9, 2018 at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Rev. Mark Porterfield officiating. More...

Milton Friedrich Kasper

Funeral services for Milton Kasper, 92, of Serbin, Texas, were held on Friday, July 6, 2018 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Serbin with Pastor David Mumm officiating. Milton passed away peacefully on July 2, 2018 at Bec’s Blessing in Serbin. More...


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