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May 14, 2009 RSS feed / Community News

Fayette County Country Opry

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their monthly Opry on Monday, May 18, 2009 at the KC Hall in La Grange. The show starts at 7:30 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M. Admission is only $5.00. More...

Over 90 Club

Don Pounder was born in the Tanglewood Community. His parents were Luther and Marjorie Pounder. He has lived in Mt. Pleasant, SC for many years and is retired from the US Navy. He has family living in Lexington, Caldwell and the Rockdale area. More...

Focus on the Family with Dr. James Dobson

Not Being Accepted At School Is Kids' Biggest Fear

QUESTION: Why are kids so vulnerable? How do you explain this paralyzing social fear at an age when they are notoriously gutsy? There is very little else that scares them. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Library Hours: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Saturday Closed Sunday Story Time 10:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Wednesdays for ages 3 - 6. More...

Thorndale Churches Host M.P.A.C.T.

The second week in June, Thorndale will become home to about 250 youth from all denominations and churches from around the state. Several local churches including, St. More...

TDA Uncorks First 'Go Texan Winecast'

Bringing Texas wines to multiscreens, the Texas Department of Agriculture is launching a new online video series called the GO TEXAN WineCast. More...

Managing Hayfields for Wildlife

Modern day hay fields are only a shadow of the past's native hay meadows when it comes to providing habitat for wildlife. More...

2009 Lexington Rotary 5K Run/Walk Results

8 & under 20-29 2nd Place 3rd Place 30-39 40-49 2nd Place 3rd Place 50-59 60-69 Overall Female Walker: (No male walkers) 8 & under 9-12 20-29 2nd Place 3rd Place 30-39 2nd Place More...

The Lexington Rotary Club Completes Book Drive

The Lexington Rotary Club recently completed a book drive for schools and libraries in South Africa through the Second Wind Foundation. More...

Quilting Angels to Show Donation Quilts at Lee County Fair

The Quilting Angels volunteers will show donation quilts at the Lee County Fair on May 15 and 16. These quilts have been made for Giddings, Dime Box, Lincoln and Ledbetter Volunteer Fire Departments for use at their fundraisers. More...

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Walt and Pat Carey reach into the box they have had on display in their business, Lexington Cleaners, to draw out the names of two winners in their recent give-a-way. More...

From the Chef's Corner

Cranberry Fudge

Whether for gifts or special occasions throughout the year, here's a dandy candy that's easy to fix. Line bottom and sides of an 8" square baking pan with plastic wrap. Set aside. Bring cranberries and corn syrup to a boil in a medium saucepan. More...

Grandma's Brag

Kase Chandler Evans Son of Chandler and Kember Evans Grandson of Winston and Brenda Jordan of Lexington and Bob and Charlene Evans of Caldwell. More...

The Power of Flowers

Much as I like receiving a random gift of chocolate, it's not around long enough to really appreciate the giver of said chocolate. More...

New Website Promotes Texas Art and Tourism

Texas Tourism Week celebrates the incredible destinations and expansive cultural offerings that entice visitors to travel to cities and towns across our great state - and the arts are a big part of that draw. More...

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Cherry Stover took a picture of this pink Easter Lily in her yard to share with us. Send us pictures of your garden or Texas wildflowers. Email to editor@lexingtonleader.com More...

 













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