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July 9, 2009 RSS feed / Community News

A Ticking Time Bomb

My Mom was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. It was a tiny lump and it hadn't had a chance to spread, so she's fine now. People say she was lucky, but I say she was smart. More...

Seeing Double

Imagine his surprise when Charles Nicholson of Tanglewood looked out his backyard and saw this little fawn resting peacefully off his back porch...... More...

2009 Favorite Pet Picture Contest

This is Samantha. She belongs to Cara Boynton. More...

Pink Ribbon Affair Features Art Bra Contest

An Art Bra Contest and Display will be conducted as part of The 3rd Annual Pink Ribbon Affair, a breast cancer awareness fundraiser, held on October 13th in Giddings to benefit Lee County Area Cancer Resource Center (LCACRC). More...

Red Cross Retreat to GROW YOUth LEADERS

Fun and Engaging Youth Retreat Runs July 25-26

Recruiting and training exceptional volunteers is nothing new to the American Red Cross of Central Texas. More...

GriefShare Program Offered to the Local Community

Community members who have experienced the death of a family member or friend are invited to register for the GriefShare program held at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings. More...

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Helping to greet people as they arrive in Giddings at the Courthouse last Friday afternoon for the TEA Party was Brianna Gutierrez. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

The Giddings Public Library is filled with all types of books, CD's, etc. and all one needs is a library card in order to check out items. Fans who like Texas authors will enjoy Bill Crider's books. More...

From the Chef's Corner

Peach and Blueberry Parfaits

Summertime is a perfect time for fruit desserts that are light and easily prepared. This dessert makes a pretty and different way to be served - in pint sized mason jars or tall glasses. 2 cups whole milk or 1% low-fat milk 1 lg. More...

Remember When.................

Lexington Had a Movie Theater?

Jimanne (Lewis) Kubiak said, "I do and so do these 'kids'. It was located on the corner of Main and 2nd St." Pictured in front of the theater are Wayne Poston, Faye Williams, Darvin Nettles and Nell Locklin. More...

Focus on the Family with Dr. James Dobson

With Diligence, Families Thrive Financially On One Income

Question: Do you have any practical suggestions for couples who are serious about making the effort to live on one income? How can they avoid bankruptcy? DR. DOBSON: There may be a way to get it done. More...

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These volunteer firemen from the Lexington Volunteer Fire Department were responsible for the beautiful and colorful display of fireworks that happened at Lexington's Memorial Park last Saturday night. More...

Independence Day Celebrated in Lexington

Approximately 250 people attended the 4th of July fireworks display at the Lexington Memorial Park. The Lexington VFD staged the fireworks that were sponsored by the Lexington Chamber of Commerce. More...

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The City of Lexington recently put up a new sign at the Lexington Memorial Park where the 4th of July Fireworks were held last weekend. More...

Have You Prepared Your Will?

When a loved one dies, it is a traumatic event for the family. Be sure your family and friends do not become entangled in haggling and legal procedures in the disposition of your estate by having your will prepared in advance. More...

 













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