June 23, 2016 RSS feed / General Stories

Superintendent’s Corner

The Lexington Independent School District Board of Trustees and I joined trustees and administrators from across the state at the Texas Association of School Boards’ (TASB) Summer Leadership Institute June 16-18 in San Antonio. More...

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The Giddings Public Library is proud to announce the winner of our Mischievians reading contest. More...

For Second Consecutive Year, Texas Comptroller Says Texas Will Not Borrow to Meet Cash-Flow Needs

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today that for the second consecutive year, Texas will not have to borrow money to meet its cash flow needs. More...

70th Annual Midsummer Celebration

The Swedish Association of Elgin and Vicinity have made final plans for their 70th annual midsummer celebration to be held Thursday, June 23, 2016 at the SPJST Hall in Elgin, beginning at 5 p.m. This marks the 70th anniversary of the association. More...

Dinosaur Park-Prehistoric Fun

Recently on a trip home from the airport, just west of Bastrop, I came across a sign that proclaimed “Dinosaur Park”. My curiosity got the best of me and I decided to investigate. More...

One Nation Under Fire

Of course I am going to write about the Orlando shootings. Here is my primary response. No one deserves to die because they are different. To say otherwise is to stand with Hitler and all the other Haters of History. It is also Stupid. More...

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In the picture above, Lexington ISD’s Board of Trustees, along with LISD Superintendent of Schools, Dr. More...

Bluebonnett Crime Stoppers Continue to Serve

June 8th, 1981, the Texas Legislature created the Texas Crime Stoppers Council to oversee the growth of Crime Stoppers in the State of Texas. More...

New Volunteer Advocate Training Information Meeting

A new volunteer advocate training information meeting for CASA is scheduled for Thursday, June 30 at 6 p.m. at the First National Bank Community Room, 155 E Hempstead, Giddings TX. More...

Reward Increased to $8,000 for Most Wanted Sex Offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that the reward for Manuel Raul Maese, 62, has increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of June. More...

When Swingin’ in Texas, It’s All About Texas Swing!

Well-known area fiddle player Paul Schlesinger has teamed up, once again, with Lexington’s Bill Dowdy to produce yet another award winning CD that is sure to etch in stone the fact that when you’re swinging in Texas, you’re probably More...

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