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Veterans Town Hall

All area Veterans and their families are invited to a Town Hall Meeting with Christopher Sandles, MBA, FACHE, Director of the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, on Wednesday, Oct. 18, starting at 2 p.m. at 255 Svoboda Lane in La Grange. More...

Phillips and Luckey Open House

Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home will be hosting a Ribbon Cutting and Open House this Friday, October 13, at their new facility located at 3950 E. More...

Blue VFD Auction this Weekend

Blue Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting their annual fundraiser and auction on Saturday, October 14. This event is held every year and is the department’s main source of operating funds. More...

Special Sections

Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

October 2, 2017 A resident on CR 307 in Lexington called regarding a company that is working through the night, disturbing him and his family with noise. Deputy Holloway and Deputy Flores met with the complainant. More...

Lexington Police Report

October 2, 2017  Officer Walton took a call at Prosperity Bank involving a counterfeit bill being passed.  October 3, 2017  More...

Community News

Lexington’s Past Reported

October 11, 1877- Galveston Daily News: At Brenham, a man named Martin was arrested on a capias [warrant] from Giddings, charge of forgery, by J. W. Bell, editor of the Giddings Tribune. More...

Chef's Corner

Beef Taco Pie

Looking for a fresh and easy idea for a week night supper? Try this quick dish. My wife makes the ground meat ahead of time, freezes it until she’s ready to make this recipe.   More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Aleyna Gutierrez Daughter of Sam and Priscilla Gutierrez and Grand Daughter of Edward and Shannon Gutierrez and Gerardo and Ruby Guzman. More...

Sports

Lady Eagles Win 3rd in a Row

The Lady Eagles defeated Franklin in four sets Tuesday night, to win their third match in a row. The young Ladies were almost out of the playoff hunt a week ago, but now are back in the hunt with a 4-4 district record. More...

Eagles Travel to Blanco

The Eagles open District 13-3A-II play this week in Blanco. The Panthers are 2-3 for their season. Blanco lost to Canyon Lake 39-0, Holy Cross 21-0, and Pearsall 14- 13. More...

Football Standings

Full Story

Rights to Protect Groundwater Hearing Slated

A hearing set for Oct. More...

Two Indicted for Murder

Two men were indicted by the Lee County Grand Jury on September 15 for the August 2, 2017 murder of Cedro Anton Blue, 43 of Ledbetter.  More...

Disaster Assistance and Recovery Workshop plus Permitting Set

The Lee County Code Enforcement Officer, Dale Bolt, will be hosting a public meeting on Monday, October 16, at 1:30 p.m. More...

Lexington Mourns the Loss of Two Men

The Lexington community mourns the loss of two men who were always busy, “doing the Lord’s work.”  Carl Adolph “Mr. More...

General Stories

In The Garden

Last week we had a spectacular sight in the night sky in the form of the harvest moon.  What is the Harvest Moon you ask? This is the full moon nearest the start of the autumnal equinox which fell on September 22nd this year.  More...

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The LHS Teacher of the Month for September was Royce Rodriguez. He was recognized by the Lexington Chapter of the Texas Association of Future Educators. More...

Not Politically Correct

The views and opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Lexington Leader, its management or its staff.   Will the insanity ever stop?  More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 8-9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lexington City Council Meeting – Woodson Community Bldg. More...

Church

The Rosy Side

I’ve seen love work miracles. More...

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Ruth Marquardt, seated, was the sole Birthday Girl whose birthday was celebrated on the first Tuesday at Herk’s Store and Grill. More...

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In the picture at the left, Lexington’s Lorene Hall is seen seated at the head of the table as family and friends gathered around her on September 28th to help celebrate her 97th birthday! More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Barbara Ann Schultz

Funeral services for Barbara Schultz, 65, of Ledbetter, Texas, were held on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Chris Nietubicz officiating.  More...

Carl Adolph Peterson

Memorial visitation for Carl Peterson, 87, of Lexington are scheduled for Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church Youth Activity Center in Lexington with Pastor Chris Bruce officiating.  More...

Charles Donnas Nicholson

Charles Donnas Nicholson, 81 of Lexington, passed away Wednesday evening, October 4, 2017 in the Scott & White Hospital in Round Rock. Funeral services were held Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale. Rev. More...


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