September 21, 2017 RSS feed / Community News

Giddings Library News Corner

The library has a shipment of new books and CDs. It’s too hot outside, so why not stay in and read a good book. More...

In The Garden

After pulling weeds last weekend I have a great respect and admiration, along with much heed of sandburs. You know what I’m talking about. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

September 15, 1877- Galveston Daily News: “Longley Publishes a Confession and a Warning to Reckless Youth— Second Examining Trial of Brown. Giddings, Sept. 14, 1877. More...

How to Find a Better Medicare Prescription Drug Plan

Dear Savvy Senior, I think I’m paying too much for the medications I take. I have a Medicare Part D prescription drug plan and my out-of-pocket spending is over $4,000 thus far in 2017. When and how can I change my Medicare drug plan? More...

Understanding and Protecting Prostate Health

For Men Only!

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, prostate cancer is now the second most common cancer among men in the United States. More...

Chef's Corner

Creamy Pralines

For your candy-lovers, try this recipe.  2 ½ cups sugar ¾ cup evaporated can milk 2 Tbsps. butter 2 Tbsps. light corn syrup 2 cups pecan halves   More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Grace Lynn Castell Daughter of Louis and Sarah Castell of College Station. Granddaughter of Larry and Cindy Terrell of Lexington. More...

Food for Thought

Ramblings on Food, Food Memories, Cooking and Eating

Getting Dirty More...

Social Security Matters

Taxing Social Security Benefits

Dear Rusty: My wife started collecting Social Security at her full retirement age of 66. I am 60 and still working, and I think it is unfair that we must add her Social Security earnings to mine when we file taxes. More...

DAV Monthly Meeting

The Burleson County DAV, Chapter 86, will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the Fellowship Hall of the First Baptist Church of Caldwell at 7 pm. The church is located at 501 W. More...


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