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August 28, 2014 RSS feed / Community News

FEDOR VFD FISH FRY 2014

The Annual Fedor Volunteer Fire Department’s Fish Fry was held last Saturday. More...

Hasskarl Earns Eagle Scout Rank

Chris Hasskarl earned his Eagle Scout rank in July and was presented with the award in a special Eagle Court of Honor ceremony last Tuesday. More...

Master Gardeners Learn About Reporting Rainfall

Bill Runyon, Texas Co-Coordinator for the Community Collaborative of Rain, Hail, and Snow (CoCoRaHS), a network of nationwide volunteer reporters of daily precipitation, demonstrated how to accurately measure rainfall at the Little River Basin (Milam More...

A little bit of Lexington History

Well………..the way I remember it was…..

I get so tickled when I read in the Austin paper about how someone has discovered egg production in their backyard, as if for an untold number of years everyone didn’t have a few chickens and a hen house in their backyard—in town it was j More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Giddings Public Library has a good assortment of new books and CDs for your reading and listening enjoyment. More...

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Lexington Elementary School Prinicpal enjoyed a lunch for LISD staff hosted by the Ministerial Alliance last week. More...

DPS Reminds Drivers to Watch for Children

As the academic year begins, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding all drivers to watch out for children walking to and from school or waiting for school buses. More...

It is Story Time, Again!

Giddings Public Library is once again hosting Story Time each Wednesday from 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM for children ages 3-6, beginning September 3rd. Come join us, and join in story-telling/story-listening fun, with crafts and activities to boot! More...

A Look at the Past

THE WEEK OF AUGUST 28:

A long report was printed on the Lee County delegation’s withdrawal and subsequent re-seating at the Democratic Congressional convention. The newly formed Lee County was initially offered only 5 votes instead of the ten they sought. More...

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Pictured at the right are some of the volunteers who helped prepare lunch on behalf of the Lexington Ministerial Alliance for the Lexington ISD staff luncheon, which was held last Tuesday. More...

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Shelley Huettel presented the program for the Lexington Garden Club at their August meeting. She spoke on setting up a drip irrigation system in your garden. More...

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the Fourth Street Bakery

On Friday, August 22, 2014, Faith Dafler (in the left picture) got nominated for the ALS ice bucket challenge. Once nominated, the nominee either gets a bucket of ice on his or her head or they donate money to ALS. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Son of April Worley and Trey Gilligan Brother to Kaylee and Marley Gilligan Grandson of Paula and Curtis Worley, Regan Worley, and Pam and Ron Binion Great Grandson of Bob and Judy Hasselbush, Mary Worley, Ralph Billings and Gladys and Glen Brumblelo More...

Dangers of Dogs Riding in Pickup Truck Beds

According to the Humane Society, 100,000 dogs are killed each year in accidents involving riding in truck beds. In addition, veterinarians see numerous cases of dogs being injured because they jumped out or were thrown from the bed of a pickup truck. More...

 













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