May 21, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Coming Events

Sunday, May 24 Veterans Day 21 GunSalute - 3 p.m. onthe Square Monday, May 25 More...

Top Athletes Named

The Lexington Athletic Association sponsored its annual end of the year banquet to honor all the athletes that represented LHS this past school year. More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

May 11, 2015 A caller reported a disturbance in the Westwood Villa Apartment parking lot. Approximately 8 people were outside yelling at each other. Cpl Ray, Deputy Nurse and Deputy Ledenbach were dispatched to the call. More...

Lexington Police Report

May 11, 2015 Officer West was contacted by phone to respond to the 800 Blk of Hale St. in reference to a verbal altercation. The altercation was between a mother and her teenage son. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m.Story Time - Giddings Library 10:30 – 11 a.m. Thursday, May 21, 2015 More...

Church

New Hope Lutheran Church Celebration in Honor of Memorial Day

Once again this year New Hope Lutheran Church of McDade is sponsoring a celebration in honor of Memorial Day. The program will be held under the pavilion at New Hope Lutheran Church at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 23rd. More...

Just a Thought.......

Whether Atheist or Scientist, all those who have trouble asserting the reality of God as we have known Him, still seem to need a “Higher Power” to make things run correctly. More...

THEY SAID IT

“I Only Need a Few Minutes”

“Hello, sweetheart,” Louisa said. “It’s always good to see you.” Louisa was a delight to visit. She was almost always smiling, even though she was bedbound and contracted. More...

Obituaries

Frederick Roy Hartfield

Frederick Roy Hartfield was born on April 13, 1954 in Giddings, Texas to Rev. Herbert Otto Hartfield, Sr. and Frieda Bertha (Maas) Hartfield. He was baptized on May 9, 1954 at Christ Lutheran Church in Loebau, TX by his father, Rev. H.O. More...

Jean Mary Requardt

Jean Requardt, 73, of Ledbetter, Texas passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 9, 2015 in Pflugerville, Texas with her children by her side. Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 30, 2015 beginning at 2:00 p.m. More...

Photo

Wet weather did not take the fun out of this year’s Lee County Fair. Seen above enjoying the Merry Go Round is Kinzley Medack. More...

Street Closure Planned by City

The Lexington City Council voted last week to put a permanent blockade up at the west end of North Street where it enters the Lexington Elementary School’s bus traffic lane. More...

Sales Tax Holiday Set this Weekend

Texas families who want to save on the purchase of energy efficient appliances will have an opportunity to do so during the state’s annual ENERGY STAR® Sales Tax Holiday, which is Saturday, May 23, through Monday, May 25. More...

Seven Sentenced in District Court

A total of seven people have been sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County in May. The Honorable Carson Campbell presided over the Court on May 5, sentencing four of the seven. More...

General Stories

One Nation Under Fire

If there ever was a time when we needed, as a nation, to celebrate Memorial Day, it is now. My reasons for saying this are as old as the day itself. More...

Dear Editor

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LCJLS Distributes Funds

2016 Show Dates Changed

The Lee County Junior Livestock Show held its annual appreciation dinner at the Sons’ of Hermann Hall on Sunday, May 17. $625,713.20 in exhibitor checks were distributed to the agricultural youth of Lee County. More...

Community News

Ministerial Alliance Announces Baccalaureate

Celebration of Achievement for LHS Seniors

Michael Peschke, Chair of the Lexington Ministerial Alliance, wants all Lexington Graduating Seniors and their families and friends to know that they are invited to attend this year’s Baccalaureate Services. More...

Jinx Richardson

We are proud of youraccomplishment, making MissLexington Homecoming 2015!Love, Mom and Dad,Alan and Cheryl Richardson More...

Bastrop

The Farm Street Opry

The Bastrop Convention & Exhibit Center proudly presents ‘The Farm Street Opry’, a Family Friendly musical performance featuring local Texas talent and special guest performers. Doors open at 5:30pm and the show starts at 7:00pm. More...

Sports

Now THIS Is Eagle Pride!!!

After the last game of the Lady Eagles’ season, Coach Robertson found herself anything but immune to the antics of her team! ALL PHOTOS BY MARK STRAIN. More...

Blinn Softball at Nationals

The Blinn Lady Bucs won their first two games at the NJCAA national tourney this past week. They beat Georgia Perimeter 4-1 in their first game. In the second game, the Lady Bucs defeated Chattanooga 3-2. More...

Sports Thoughts…….

The UT softball coach made a huge goof in the Regional Tourney elimination game against San Diego State. The lead off batter in the ninth inning walked. The next batter singled, with no intent to bunt. More...

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