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February 4, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Lexington’s EMS Plans Annual Fundraiser

Lexington’s Emergency Medical Service is planning their Annual Fundraiser featuring the Plummer Family Country Music Show, which has traditionally performed at this event for the Lexington EMS f More...

General Stories

From the Mayor ’s Desk

If you haven’t been by the new City Hall yet, let me invite you to do so. We are very proud of our new home and we look forward to continuing to serve you. Come see us. We hope you’re as proud of your new City building as we are. More...

Photo

“Baby” Coach Tucker decides to sleep through Middle School Boys Basketball, preferring to wait for High School Varsity action. PHOTO BY MARK STRAIN. More...

Red Cross to Collect Goods For Homeless Veterans

The Red Cross of Central Texas announces the beginning of the Red Tote of Hope initiative. A cornerstone of the Red Cross mission is to support and serve the men and women of the American Armed Forces. More...

Community News

Hair Today & Yesterday

I was looking through some old photographs the other day. The one thing I noticed, other than the fact that I used to be cuter. and thinner. was that the hairstyles that were “in” when I was “in” are so. More...

Federick R. & Mary Brinkmann

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...

What About Predator Control?

Habitat enhancement is the most “natural” way to minimize predation. This involves manipulating the habitat to favor the prey species. Generally, the more cover available to a prey species the better its odds of survival. More...

Obituaries

Virginia Crittendon Clemons

Virginia Crittendon Clemons was born on June 8, 1931 to David and Zelma Williams Crittendon in Lincoln, Texas. She was the sixth child of a family of thirteen. She met and married Connie Clemons on October 1, 1949 in Dime Box, Texas. More...

Dale Eugene Bandy

April 2, 1928 - January 29, 2010

Memorial Services for Dale E. Bandy, Age 81, are scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010 at 10:30 AM during the regular services at First Presbyterian Church in Rockdale. More...

Alfonso Esteban Gomez

May 9, 1931 - January 29, 2010

Alfonso E. Gomez was born May 9, 1931 in San Benito, Texas. He was the son of Alfonso Esteban and Maria (Coy) Gomez. More...

School District Realignment for 2010 and 2011

Every two years the University Interscholastic League does a district re-alignment in order to ensure balanced competition in Texas’ public schools. More...

Five Sentenced in District Court

On January 26, 2010, the Honorable Reva Towslee-Corbett, presiding judge, sentenced five individuals in Lee County District Court. Aurelioano Perez, 45, of San Antonio, was sentenced to 3 ½ years confinement in Texas Department of Criminal Justice. More...

Kleinschmidt Calls for Balanced Budget Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

In light of ever-increasing deficit spending and repeated increases of the national debt ceiling, State Representative Tim Kleinschmidt (R-Lexington) joined other members of the Texas Conservative Coalition (TCC) in support of Governor Rick Perry&rs More...

Police

Sheriff ’s Report

January 25, 2010 A motorist reported cows out on Hwy 21 just west of Hwy 77. Deputy Lapham was dispatched to the scene. The cows were taken to the Giddings Auction Barn until the owner can be located. More...

Giddings Police Report

January 25, 2010 More...

Lexington Police Report

February 23, 2010 At 7:45 a.m., Chief Davenport received a phone call asking for more patrolling in the Old Town area due to heavy vehicle traffic in the area of Avenue A and Douglas during the night time. February 23, 2010 More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, February 3 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. Thursday, February 4 Masonic Lodge Coffee & Breakfast - 8 a.m.-10 p.m. More...

Church

Focus on the Family with Dr. James Dobson

Marriages Experience Stale Periods; Must be Energized

Question: My wife and I love each other very much, but we’re going through a time of apathy. We just don’t feel close to each other. Is this normal, and is there a way to bring back the fire? More...

Sports

Eagles Claw Rogers 63-43

Lexington battled outmanned Rogers for a quarter before moving out to a 24-13 lead at halftime. Lexington widened the lead the rest of the game. More...

Lady Eagles Almost….

Rogers 35 Lexington 33

Lexington almost pulled off a win in hostile territory with a mighty effort against district leading Rogers. The game was tied at 27 with 4:58 to go and 33-all with 56 seconds left. Lexington had several opportunities to take the lead. More...

Lexington Nips Salado

Remains tied for first

With the score tied at 37, Tevin Lovings drove toward the basket. He saw Kaelan Blok moving uncontested to the basket. Lovings made a perfect bounce pass to Blok. More...

 













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