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December 24, 2009 RSS feed / Community News

A Place in the Country

The purchase of rural property for recreational purposes is one of the fastest growing segments of the real estate market in Texas. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Asparagus with Oranges

recipe. We eat this dish as a salad. 3 lbs. asparagus 2 naval oranges or 2 cans or jars of mandarin oranges, drained Dill Dressing 1/3 cup oil ¼ cup lightly packed dill sprigs, chopped 3 tbsp. Finely diced red onion 1 tbsp. More...

DPS asks: Please drive safely during the holidays

The Christmas and New Year’s holidays will see all available DPS troopers patrolling Texas roadways in an attempt to make travel safer for all Texans. More...

Blinn Adds Interior Design Degree

Students interested in interior design can begin pursing a twoyear degree during Spring 2010 at Blinn College in Bryan. More...

Santa pictures by Billy Cooper.

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Letters from the Kids in the Community

Dear Santa, How are you doing? I am 5 years old. How old are you? I have been good this year. I would like you to bring me, a computer, a football, hot wheel set, a toy loader truck, and a train set. I will leave you cookies and milk. More...

More Santa Letters

Dear Santa, How are Rudoph, Dasher, Dacer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet Cupid, Donder, Bliezen. Wat is the elves doing. I hope you bring me a lot of presents. Wat is Mis Claus doing wright now. Were is Santa going. More...

Alvina & August F. Brinkmann, Jr.

Married December 6, 1906 Great-Uncle to Charles Hartfiel of Lexington Photo Provided by Charles Hartfiel We are looking for old wedding photos, pre 1920, to publish in a special wedding issue. More...

TWC Alerts Unemployment Claimants of Text Message Scam

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) advises unemployment claimants that the agency does not use text messages to provide or gather information about unemployment benefits. More...

Grandma’s Brag

Amanda Van Dorn of Lake Jackson, Maggie, Louise and Charlotte Woodward of Lexington, and Madeline and Julia Wright of San Antonio. Pictured are the 6 great granddaughters of Dose Underwood! All gathered for Granny’s 87th birthday party. More...

Giddings Library Corner

Danielle Steel fans have a new book to check out at the Giddings Public Library. More...

Lexington Garden Club’s Best Decorated Yard Contest

The Garden Cub also said “honorable mentions go to: Mary Sue and Joe Boyd Reynolds at 8850 N Hwy 77; Paul Tatroe of 505 Fifth St. (corner of 5th and Rockdale); and Cathy and Lyon Lofland of 921 Giddings St.” More...

More Santa Letters

Dear Santa, How are you this year? What I would like for Christmas is a lego Indiana Jones playsets pokemon platinum, 2 new scooters. Also I want pokemon Ranger and a surprise present. Sincerely, Tristan Dear Santa, More...

Fedor Christmas Concert Delights Crowd

Trinity Lutheran Church in Fedor and St. James Lutheran Church in Lexington hosted their annual Christmas Concert last Thursday night, to the delight of the estimated 200 people in attendance. More...

 













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