July 21, 2016 RSS feed / Community News

Chef's Corner

Garlicky Beef and Bean Stir Fry

If you haven’t made a stir fry before, try this recipe. It is one of our favorites. When our family gets together, they like for me to cook in my two woks. You don’t need a wok, though. A 12 inch skillet will do just as well. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

WHAT? NO BRAG?? Brag Away! More...

Local Educators Attend Texas State Convention

Over 1,000 key women educators attended The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International’s 87th Texas state convention June 23-25, 2016, at the Frisco Convention Center in Frisco, Texas. More...

Lexington’s David Sherrill Sweeps Watermelon Festival

David Sherrill, watermelon grower extraordiaire, took the top three prizes at this year’s McDade Watermelon Festival. More...

GriefShare to Start Soon

Anyone needing help and encouragement after the death of a spouse, child, family member, or friend is invited to attend GriefShare. More...

A little bit of Lexington History.....

Exotic (?) Lee Co. Wildlife

The first year I was married and living in the country, I was full of energy and ambition. In the barn behind the house there was a large amount of oats that had been unloaded in bulk. I decided one day to sack them all up and organize the barn. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported:

July 18, 1876 – Galveston Daily News reported that about one fourth of Lee county’s inhabitants are German, most of whom are farmers, of an industrious, enterprising character. More...

Giddings Public Library News

Breakdown by Jonathan Kellerman, A Girl’s Guide to Moving More...

Seed Spitting Winners

The McDade Watermelon Festival seed spitting contest was held Saturday, July 9th. We had another great contest with 61 participants in four age categories. There were participants from Washington state as well as Florida. The results were as follows: More...

Photo

Myrt Locklin was “Queen for a Day” recently, as family and friends helped her celebrate her 100th birthday in June. More...

Photos

Kevin Retzlaff is seen paying Barry Lynn for his meals at the Lexington United Methodist Church’s Fish Fry held recently. PHOTOS BY STEPHANIE KELLENBERGER. More...

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