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March 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Car Takes Out Light Pole

On Sunday afternoon, shortly after 2 p.m., a man driving a late model Honda SUV was traveling south on Hwy. 77 near Herk’s Store and Grill. More...

Top Ten Best of the Best Businesses for Lee County

Dr. Laura Birnbaum Freeman’s Automotive Herk’s Store & Grill Los Patrones Rest. Round Top State Bank More...

General Stories

One Nation Under Fire

Last week I shared with you my outrage about a certain politician who deigned to flaunt the rules about transparency and open-ness, instead, using a system of recording her official actions that carefully protected her. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Sausage Cheese Muffins

Pamper yourself and family with something special for Easter morning breakfast. Planning a meal for everyone before going to church can be hectic; planning ahead can be a pleasant non-hurrying meal for the day. This recipe makes about 15 muffins. More...

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Just a Thought.......

Being a little older now, I delight in those times when yesterday’s wisdom is suddenly tauted as the latest news from today. Here is a perfect example in an article about how to de-stress quickly. A Dr. declares he has found the best way. More...

Engagement Announcement

Randall and Dewanna Bownds of Lexington are proud to announce the engagement of their son Spencer Dylan Bownds to Sarah Elizabeth Brinkley, daughter of Greg and Debbie Brinkley of Rockdale. More...

THEY SAID IT

Life Lessons from Hospice Patients

I’ve Been Better “I’ve been better. Shoot, I’ve been lots better,” Jake said. Jake was a big, sturdy guy. He worked as a logger and later as a construction foreman. More...

Sports

Little Dribblers

Little Dribblers concluded the season with a tournament and awards ceremony on Saturday, March 7th. This year saw record breaking numbers with 185 kids from 1st-6th grade participating. More...

Eagles Nipped by Yoe

The Eagles and Cameron Yoe had a battle Thursday afternoon in Lexington. Unfortunately, the Yoe won 4-3 in the tightly contested game. Cameron got 10 hits, but could only plate four runs, due to some good Eagle defense, and gritty pitching by W.E. More...

Sports Thoughts

The Lady Eagles and Eagles could be doing well in ball, if they could get timely hits and not commit any errors with their gloves or arms. They are kids and we are only expecting perfection!!! More...

43rd Annual Lee County Junior Livestock Show

Artis Poston recognized for contributions to the event

The 43rd Annual Lee County Junior Livestock Show opens this week and dedicates the 2015 catalog to Lexington’s Artis Poston, who served as the Secretary on the LCJLS Board for almost 25 years. More...

Fourteen Indicted by Lee County Grand Jury

The Lee County Grand Jury convened on Wednesday, March 18, indicting fourteen people, including two young people from Lexington for criminal mischief. More...

Lady Eagles Cancel Cameron Yoe

The Lady Eagles evened their district record at 2-2 with a 4-2 comeback victory over Cameron last Monday. The Lady Eagles played steady defense, committing only one error in the game. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

March 16, 2015 Round Rock Police Dept called and requested our assistance in locating a runaway. Deputy Rudolph was dispatched to a residence on Hwy 77 to check for a female juvenile. He was allowed into the house but did not locate the runaway. More...

Lexington Police Report

March 16, 2015 Cpt. Wooldridge received a call from the clerk at the CEFCO Convenience Store in reference to theft of gas and the vehicle had already left the scene. Upon arrival, Cpt. More...

Community News

Community Calendar

Wednesday, March 25, 2015Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m.Story Time - Giddings Public Library10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. More...

Photo

Lee County Youth Center Board of Directors posed for a photo after enjoying an Irish meal prepared by Vice President Meredith Franks. Also pictured are Pam Hutchinson, Rev. More...

Lee County Commissioners’ Court

At the regular meeting of the Lee County Commissioners, the Court approved designating April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

Busy Times in LISD

As the spring season kicks off, this means a busy home stretch for many of our students. Next week marks the first round of state assessments for our students. More...

Obituaries

Edwin Alvin Albrecht

Edwin Alvin Albrecht was born on May 11, 1928 in Bastrop County, Texas, the son of Reinhold & Anna (Urban) Albrecht. More...

Elaine Lillian Crow

Elaine Lillian (Hoffman) Crow was born on April 23, 1939 in Giddings, Texas to William Edward & Lillie Violet (Lindner) Hoffman. She graduated from Giddings High School in 1957 and attended Blinn College in Brenham, Texas. More...

Marvin William Walther

Marvin William Walther of Houston, Texas (formerly of Giddings, Texas) joined his Heavenly Father on March 21, 2015 at the age of 75, after a battle with leukemia. More...

 













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