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July 2, 2009 RSS feed / Community News

The Pit Stop

My seven-year old finally earned enough money to buy himself a toy he's been eyeing at Wal- Mart. It's a race car that comes with all the accessories needed for a Pit Stop. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Be sure you have a library card from the Giddings Public Library because the hot summer is a good time to be inside with a good book. More...

Richards - Bailey

Rachel Marie Richards and Eric Glenn Bailey were married on June 26, 2009 at First United Methodist Church, Austin, Texas. A reception of dinner and dancing followed at The Austin Club. More...

Photos

Portos, seen above, belongs to the Cara Boynton family. He is posing in this picture in his favorite hat, which lets every know what an intelligent secret-agent-type guy he really is! More...

The Red Hat Ladies

The Red Hat Ladies are a sight to see when they gather Friday afternoons at Johnny's Restaurant on the Square in Lexington. Not only are they breathtaking in their beautiful regalia, but they exude an atmosphere of fun and frivolity! More...

Forest Grove News

Please remember to mark your calendars to come to Forest Grove on July 4th for a day of celebration as we remember our country and all the freedoms we enjoy in this "good ole' USA". More...

Grandma's Brag

Monica Hargrove and Christi Carlin

Monica is the daughter of Kenny and Mary Hargrove of League City. Christi is the daughter of Gena Hargrove of Lexington and Darren Carlin of St. Petersburg, Florida. More...

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Grandpa's Angels represented North Lee County in the Relay for Life which was held in Giddings on June 12-13, 2009. More...

Food Plots for Wildlife

Food plots may increase the value of hunting leases, make deer more visible for viewing opportunities, and improve the diet quality of deer. However, planting food plots is not a replacement for poor habitat management. More...

Focus on the Family with Dr. James Dobson

Certain Childhood Behaviors Are Nothing To Be Ashamed About

QUESTION: My four-year-old has recently "discovered" his penis and seems rather preoccupied with it. Do you think it's unusual or sinful for him to fondle himself so much? DR. DOBSON: The answer to both of your questions is an emphatic no! More...

Be patriotic: Drive safely for July 4 Holiday

Texas drivers are urged to drive safely during the July 4 holiday weekend. More...

Country Music Monday

Country Music Monday is pleased to present to their Lee County audience Bluegrass music artists Rolf and Beate Sieker from Berlin, Germany, now living near Austin. More...

Photo

J.D. Fain and Todd Butler (both pictured in the center) hosted a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting ceremony last week at their new business called The Ice Box. More...

Hometown Girl Returns to Her Roots

Crystal Suehs, who grew up most of her life in Lexington, had been given a writing assignment in one of her college classes. The following is a piece from her memoirs entitled, Moving Day. More...














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