Digital Edition

2009-11-19 digital edition

Special Sections

 


November 19, 2009 RSS feed / General Stories

Photo

Pictured above are members of the 1966-67 Lexington Eagle Football team. More...

Albert & Eda Benke Schumacher

Marriage Date Unknown

We are looking for old wedding photos, pre 1920, to publish in a special wedding issue. Please send them to us or bring them in and we will scan and return them to you immediately. Names, dates and local connections make this much more fun! More...

Blue Santa Program of Lee County Kicks Off

Jesus is the reason for the Season. Putting big smiles on little faces is the goal of the Blue Santa Program sponsored by the Lee County law enforcement agencies. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Non-fiction books are important for the Giddings Public Library to have an ample supply on many subjects for patrons to check out. For people who like to travel the Mobile Travel Guide series are very helpful. More...

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...

Thorndale Chamber of Commerce Kicks Of the Christmas Season

You know that Christmas is right around the corner and the Thorndale Chamber of Commerce has already started getting things ready. More...

Quilts Donated To Children’s Advocacy Center

Gerline’s Quilting Angels recently donated handmade quilts and afghans to the Children’s Advocacy Center in Bastrop. More...

Ethel Spence Recieves Texas Animal Control Association Top Award

On 10 November 2009 Ethel was awarded the William J Kilpatrick award by the Texas Animal Control Association. This is the most prestigious honor awarded by TACA to anyone working in the Animal Care and Control field. More...

Texas DPS Seeking Current Law Enforcement Officers

For the first time in its 74-yearhistory, the Department of Public Safety will hold a special 10-week recruit school for current Texas law enforcement officers who are interested in becoming Texas Highway Patrol troopers. More...

Some angels having wings, others wear sneakers…

Joely Rodgers, daughter-in-law of Bobby and Janice Rodgers, and teammate Karen Law travelled to Dallas this past weekend to raise awareness for Breast Cancer Research. Together they form Team Hot Flashers and participated in the Susan G. More...

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, Thanks to the students for the excellent Veterans day program. Students, say a private prayer for vets of Vietnam who have such mental problems they are unable to function. About one third of the homeless are vets. More...

Photo

Two men climbed the Lexington water tower last Friday to inspect it for the City as instructed by the Texas Commission for Environmental Quality. More...

Video Game Virus

A warning to new parents: Once you allow the video game virus to enter your house, it will never, ever leave. In fact, it will become the main focus of your household, from dad to the youngest child, for the rest of your days. More...

What To Do With Feeders

Many Texans enjoy watching birds and other wildlife. Whenever the discussion of setting up habitat comes up, the question of whether to use feeders or not is not too far behind. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Thanksgiving Turkey

Well, I hope you have that big Tom turkey tied up in your back yard and your ax sharpened, because there’s not much time left before the “Big Day”. If you aren’t that prepared, get out and buy a fresh or frozen one. More...

OUTZKIRTS

Full Story

Veterans Day

Lexington High School’s Veterans Day ceremony included a presentation of our State, National and Military flags carried by students. More...

Record Federal Spending and Debt Threaten Economic Stability

Before the end of the year, the U.S. Senate is scheduled to vote on whether or not to raise the federal government’s nearly $12.1 trillion debt limit in order to pay for this year’s record deficits. More...

Lexington Residents Named to TSTC Honor Roll

(Waco)-Eric Hutson of Lexington has earned a place on the President’s Honor Roll for the 2009 summer semester at Texas State Technical College Waco. More...

TCA WARRIORS

The TCA Warriors basketball team went into double overtime against the Austin Firefighters when things began to heat up. More...














Today's Special Links