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July 24, 2014 RSS feed / Community News

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Safety signs marked the entrance to CR 309 off FM 696 last Monday morning, as County employees worked to improve the intersection. More...

A little bit of Lexington History

Well………..the way I remember it was…..

Boys of Times Past Times have changed but boys probably haven’t in some respects—this story gets told often. My house used to be the “go to place” if there was a medical emergency. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

The Giddings Public Library is featuring books from Texas authors who will be showcased at The Texas Word Wrangler Book Festival on September 12th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Austin

Dove Season Dates The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department announced more opportunities for dove hunters this year, including a 70-day season and a 15-bird daily bag statewide. There will also be a 16-day early teal and Canada goose season. More...

Cameron

The Rainmaker The Rainmaker is the latest production of the Milam County Theater in Cameron. The show will open Saturday, July 26 at 7 p.m. at the Williams Event Center. Additional performances will be 2 p.m Sunday, July 27, 7 p.m. More...

Rockdale

HOT Money for Cool Events Last week, Rockdale City Council approved expenditures from their Hotel- Motel Tax (HOT), that will include funds for a massive garage sale event at Apache Pass, a Christian rock concert, and a high tech sign for the Chambe More...

Farm Bureau President Mike Organ met with State Representative Lois Kohlkorst

Lee/Bastrop County Farm Bureau President, Mike Organ met with State Representative Lois Kohlkorst Wednesday afternoon to discuss property rights, water issues, and Veteran’s programs. More...

Delta Kappa Gamma

Members of the Gamma Omega Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International held a Planning Meeting at 12 noon on July 15, 2014 in the Fellowship Hall of St Paul’s Lutheran Church in Phillipsburg, Texas with 23 members in attendance. More...

My Favorite Pet Picture Contest

Third Week Entries

Enter the Leader’s Favorite Pet Picture Contest! More...

Black Jack VFD Sausage Wrap Fundraiser Saturday July 26th

The Black Jack VFD will be conducting a Sausage Wrap fundraiser Saturday, July 26th in front of the Rockdale City Hall. Black Jack VFD has been providing emergency services for the Black Jack community and its neighbors for the last 35 years. More...

Ribbon Cutting for Fresh Donuts

The Lexington Chamber of Commerce sponsored a Ribbon Cutting for Fresh Donuts last Monday morning. More...

Thomas A. Edison Visits Youth Center

by Donna Orsag, LCYC Volunteer Coordinator Daniel G. Benes (aka Thomas A. Edison) shared Science with the Lee County Youth Center Friday, July 11, and the kids loved it! More...

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The Science Guy employed the help of a local volunteer when he was in Giddings last week. More...

Caldwell

Aquifer Experts to Speak More...

Milano

Rally for the Walk Kristi’s Krusaders will hold their fifth annual MS Rally for the Walk bike run on Saturday, September 6 at Nat’s in Milano. Registration will open at 9 a.m., with the first bike out at 11 a.m. More...

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Welcome, Victoria!

John and Rachel Conley are excited to announce the birth of their daughter, Victoria LaNell Conley! Victoria was born on June 18, 2014 at 8:21 PM. More...

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Stat Air from Cedar Creek near Bastrop is seen arriving in Lexington on Tuesday, July 15. More...

 













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