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April 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners Delay Selecting Law Firm

On Monday, Lee County Commissioners voted to delay making a decision before selecting a law firm to act as the delinquent tax collector for the county. More...

City of Lexington

Revenue Report for March 2014 Sales Tax - $13,291.51EDC - $4,341.31 More...

General Stories

On The Week OF

Week of April 17, 1934: At Lubbock, pneumonia claimed the life of Matt Hitchcock, 23, of More...

One Nation Under Fire

I am going to write about the recent shooting at Ft. Hood. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Tomato-Herb Frittata

I don’t know if you get bored with the same old Saturday morning breakfasts that most of us eat on the weekends, but here is one to try. Frittatas-they liven up breakfast or brunch. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m.Story Time - Giddings Library 10:30 – 11 a.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014 More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

This coming Sunday is Easter Sunday. People, please do not stay away just because you have not been in a while. Preachers, please do not preach that sermon about those who only come on Christmas and Easter. More...

School

Lexington Middle School Honor Roll

All A’s & B’s More...

Outstanding Business In National Event

Top students from Lexington High School will be attending the Business Professionals of America (BPA) 2014 National Leadership Conference, “Accelerate Your Future,” in Indianapolis, IN, April 30 - May 4, 2014. More...

Superintendent’s Corner

What a wonderful stock show season we had in Lee County where our students won not only a great deal of scholarship money, but also the knowledge that perseverance and effort pay off. More...

Area Fire Fighters Prepare for the Worst

Area fire fighters and emergency personnel attended a meeting Monday night, sponsored by the Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service, where they learned about upcoming regulations concerning the storage of ammonium nitrate, the chemical stored More...

Giddings Woman Sentenced to Four Consecutive Terms

La June Sims, a 29 year old woman from Giddings, was given four consecutive terms in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice during sentencings in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County earlier this month. More...

Several Area WWII Veterans Honored

Several Lexington area WWII veterans have either taken the Honor Flight or will soon take it, thanks to a group of volunteers, donors and businesses who have partnered to show their appreciation to what has become known as “The Greatest Generat More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

The City Wide Clean Up continues, as we get closer to the Homecoming Festival weekend. Remember that we are here to help. Call or come by the City Office if you intend to use the dumpsters at the City Yard to help you in your clean up efforts. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

April 7, 2014 Deputy Jirasek assisted at a one vehicle accident on Hwy 21 @ CR 114 in Lincoln. The driver stated that he fell asleep and ran off the roadway and struck a tree. More...

Lexington Police Report

April 8, 2014 More...

Community News

Homecoming Just Around the Corner!

The Lexington Chamber of Commerce is excited to offer FREE children’s entertainment as Lexington celebrates its 49th Annual Homecoming on Thursday, May 1 – Sunday, May 4, 2014. More...

Photo

Trudy Holland donated her latest children’s book on Lexington history to school librarian, Debbie Johnson, at the elementary library. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Grandparents, Maggie and Rick Beasley Great Grand, Joyce Beasley More...

Sports

Rogers Raps Lexington 10-1

Rogers’ first three batters ripped three hits, as they jumped out to a 3-0 lead last Tuesday. Lexington settled down after the initial barrage, and, from that point on, played good baseball. More...

Lady Eagles Top Florence

The Lexington Ladies righted their ship Friday night, with a 10-3 defeat of Florence in the Hill Country. The Lady Eagles had had a bit of a rough time, recently, and needed the win to stay alive for a post season spot. More...

Eagles Remain in Race with Win

Lexington defeated Florence 5-3 Friday night to keep their chances of a postseason appearance. The runs came from actions on the part of all the team members. More...














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