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November 12, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

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A couple of “Mud Monsters” were recently seen enjoying the fruits of a good rain! Pictured are Alexis Fisher and Shayna Jacobs (driver), 8th Graders at Lexington Middle School. More...

General Stories

Dear Editor

Dear Editor More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

The Lexington City Council will meet in regular session on Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:00 p.m. at the Woodson Community Center. More...

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Pictured are Heather Bush, Rural Programs Promotions Coordinator-Communications, for St. Joseph Healthcare, Kristi Burkhart, MD, and Mia Williams, PA. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 11 Crafts, sewing, etc.@ Holy Family Catholic Church-9 a.m. Story Time @ Giddings Public Library - 10:30 - 11 a.m. American Legion Coffee - 9 a.m. Lexington City Council - 6 p.m. More...

Honoring A Texas Hero

The Medal of Honor is our nation’s highest military decoration. It is awarded to members of the U.S. More...

Sports

Lexington vs. Rice Consolidated: Part 2

7:30, Friday, Navasota – Be There! Wear Green!

The Lexington Eagles will play the Rice Consolidated Raiders for the second time this football season. Rice defeated Lexington 26-22 in the first game played September 18th. More...

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Pictured above are members of the 2009 Lexington Flag Youth Football League. PHOTO BY RENA WADE. More...

Giddings Tops Columbus

The Giddings Buffs ended the 2009 regular season with a whopping win over Columbus 48- 18. The Buffs scored offensively, defensively, and on special teams. Giddings scored conventionally – on offense the first two times they had the ball. More...

Lee County Courthouse Subject of Austin News

Last week, Austin’s KXAN television news covered the problems with the structure of our newly renovated Lee County Courthouse, which has been a major concern to County officials and residents. More...

Fort Hood and Forgivness

On November 5th a gunman shot and killed 13 people at Fort Hood and injured 29 others. That a fellow citizen could do that somehow seemed worse than if a foreign enemy had attacked us. More...

Lee County Teams Head to First Round of Playoffs

Both the Lexington Eagles and the Giddings Buffalos will be heading into the first round of playoffs this Friday night. Lexington will face Rice Consolidated for the second time this season. Their game will be in Navasota. More...

Public Can Register their Cell Phones to Receive Emergency Notifications

Residents of Lee County are now able to register and receive notifications on their cellular telephones for emergencies that may affect their homes and businesses or those of their relatives. More...

Police

Sheriff ’s Report

November 2, 2009 A motorist reported cows out at 1514 CR 127. Deputy Crockett was dispatched and the cattle were run off the roadway into a pasture. Deputy York put up cows that were out on FM 3404 near the church. More...

Giddings Police Report

November 4, 2009 More...

Community News

. Grandma’s Brag

Hey Grandma! Show off your cute grandkids in the Leader. It’s free and then everyone will see what you’ve been bragging about! More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Pumpkin Pecan Pie

We’re not too far away from Thanksgiving Day - one of my favorite holidays of the year! It always brings to mind pumpkins. More...

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Obituaries

Carrie Germania Church

June28,1932- November8,2009

Mrs. Church passed away early Sunday morning at her home in Lexington. More...

Benjamin Franklin Gunter Sr.

November11,1922- November4,2009

Mr. Gunter passed away Wednesday evening at his home in Ledbetter. More...

Gilbert Ernest Markert

October21,1928- November7,2009

Mr. Markert passed away Saturday morning at the Spring Branch Medical Center in Houston. Gilbert Ernest Markert was born on October 21, 1928 in Lee County, Texas to Chas Andrew & Emily (Walther) Markert. More...

 













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