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March 11, 2010 RSS feed / Community News

National Sleep Awareness Week

National Sleep Awareness Week (NSAW), which takes place March 7-13, is a public education and awareness campaign that coincides with the return of Daylight Savings Time. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Sheryl Smith-Rodgers of Blanco has put together a very interesting book, Texas Old-Time Restaurants And Cafes, which is now available at the Giddings Public Library. This book was given in memory of Fred Placke. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Mini Taco Cups

Looking for a different appetizer for a party or gathering? Also, having enough to treat your family by serving the rest of the meat mixture in regular taco shells for supper later on. ½ lb. mild pork sausage ½ lb. More...

Blinn Ex-Students Association Benefit Golf Tournament

The Blinn College Ex-Students Association will hold its annual benefit golf tournament on April 16 at the Brenham Country Club. This year’s tournament features a new, three-person format, with a 12:30 p.m. shotgun start. More...

World Day Of Prayer

Last Friday First Christan Church hosted World Day of Prayer for our community. The focus of this year’s program was “Camaroon.” The women of that country have compiled a program showcasing the history and needs of their country. More...

Fayette County Country Music Club

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their monthly Opry on Monday, March 15, 2010 at the KC Hall in La Grange. The show starts at 7:30 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M. Admission is only $5.00. More...

Lexington Resident Named to TSTC Honor Roll

Clarence Banks of Lexington has earned a place on the President’s Honor Roll for the 2009 fall semester at Texas State Technical College Waco. More...

More Posters From the Poster Contest for the Lee County Junior Livestock Show

Honorable Mention - Matthew Mitschke, 2nd Grade, Immanuel Lutheran More...

Happy Birthday, Edna Reynolds! 93 Years Young March 12

Above is a picture of Edna today. At the right is a picture of Edna in 1934 when she was a “baby” of 17 years! More...

Texas Wildflowers and Native Grasses

The Gideon Lincecum Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist will sponsor a FREE program on Texas Wildflowers and Native Grasses on Saturday, March 20, 2010, beginning at 1 p.m. More...

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In June 2010 The Leader will feature Wedding Pictures from the 1920’s to the 1940’s. Send us your old wedding pictures, along with information on the people in them. More...

Maintaining Your Wildlife Valuation

The implementation and record keeping of wildlife management should be the same as any agricultural practice. Records of expenses, receipts, and any other pertinent documentation should be maintained annually. More...

. Grandma’s Brag

Rachael and Michelle are the daughters of James and Jennifer Speer of Bryan; Katie and Michael are the children of James and Karen Norment of Lexington; Maggie Jo is the daughter of Paul and Suzanne Rudd of Kyle. More...

Country Music Monday

The Giddings Rotary Club proudly sponsored another hit opry Monday night. More...

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Poster Contest for the Lee County Junior Livestock Show

The Poster Contest for the Lee County Junior Livestock Show received a great response this year with over 600 entries received. More...

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Members of the Texas Tornadoes of Lee County held a Trail Ride fundraiser on Saturday, February 27. 29 riders started at the Blue Fire Department and rode nine miles through the Blue/Adina area. More...

Texas Tech Student-Athlete Spotlight: Amanda Dowdy

Courtesy: Big12Sports.com

With the heart of a champion and the mindset of an Olympian, Amanda Dowdy is soaring to new heights for Texas Tech’s volleyball team. More...

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Erin Marie Latimer & BJ Kirkpatrick

Guy & Lynetta Latimer of Lexington along with Raymond (Bubba) Kirkpatrick of Burton & Cindy Kirkpatrick of League City announce the engagement of their children Erin Marie Latimer & BJ Kirkpatrick to be united in marriage on April 10, 2010. More...

Republican Primary Voters Hold Precinct Convention in Blue

Republican voters in Western Lee County gathered at the Blue United Methodist Church on primary election night to hold a precinct convention. More...

AND Happy Birthday, Gladys Thomas! 84 Years Young March 10

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