July 28, 2016 RSS feed / General Stories

One Nation Under Fire

If you follow the headlines in the Obedient Media, you would think that those terrible old Republicans are responsible for starting a “Culture War” at their convention. More...

Driver Gets a Triple

Ronald Dean Chellew, Jr. of Cedar Park was driving through Giddings in the early morning hours of Wednesday, July 20 when he managed to take out a mailbox, a fire hydrant, and a road sign. The excitement started at 2:26 a.m. More...

Gamma Omega Chapter Holds Planning Meeting

The Gamma Omega Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International held their summer planning meeting recently with 29 members present. President Lou Pruett led the meeting which followed lunch prepared by the Hempstead/Caldwell members. More...

City Council News

At this month’s Lexington City Council meeting, the council awarded the 2015 TxCDBG Contract for Water System Improvements Project to Supak Construction, Inc. for the amount of $214,114.60 and the 2015 TxCDBG Contract for Water Well No. More...

Beef Cattle Short Course - August 1-3

The Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course (BCSC) is a 3-day seminar that represents the culmination of knowledge from industry leaders and experts. More...

Texas Prepaid Tuition Program Enrollment Deadline Approaches

The deadline is July 31 for Texas families to enroll their newborns in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund® and prepay for all or some future tuition and school-wide required fees at Texas public colleges and universities. More...

Identity Theft Reported

A Giddings woman reported to Giddings Police that her identity had been stolen. On Monday, July 18, a woman living on W. Industry Street in Giddings went into the Police Department shortly before noon. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

July 25, 1876 – Galveston Daily News reported that Lee County Sheriff James Brown had jailed one E. Dougherty on charges of assaulting Joe Edwards at Evergreen two years ago. More...

Dear Editor

Dear Lexington Leader: 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...

Firemen, Firetrucks, and Food

Last time involved food and something to do with firefighters, but considering we are going into the driest part of the year and there has been little or no rain, the firefighter part seems appropriate, and food just falls in step. More...

Open Government Champions

Rep. Clardy presses for government transparency, public’s right to know

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in an occasional series of opinion pieces on legislators and other Texans who are openly committed to sustaining government transparency and accountability. More...

High fire danger in Texas

Dry air, gusty winds and warm weather. It’s a Texas summer. And a far cry from the wet winter and spring just months ago. Now, the once soggy ground is rock hard. Green vegetation, like grass and brush, grew quickly. More...

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