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2010-03-18 digital edition

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March 18, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Support the Eagles!

The Eagles and Thrall will play a special baseball game at the fabulous Dell Diamond this Saturday, March 20, beginning at 1 p.m. More...

District Court Continues to Deal with Full Docket

On March 11, 2010, in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County, the Honorable Terry Flenniken sentenced three individuals. More...

General Stories

From the Mayor’s Desk

April is Clean Up Month and the City will help its residents clean up around their homes by placing dumpsters at the City Yard, beginning April 5. More...

Lenten and Easter Services At St. James and Trinity

St. James Lutheran Church in Lexington and Trinity Lutheran Church in Fedor continue to hold Lenten Vespers on Wednesday nights, throughout the Lenten Season.Wednesday, March 24, they will be held at St. More...

St. John’s Relay for Life

St. John’s Lutheran Relay for Life team will host a BBQ fundraiser this Saturday, March 20 beginning at 9 a.m. at the Walch Store located at FM 1624 and Hwy. 21 in Lincoln. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, March 17 Happy St. Patrick’s Day 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...

Church

Focus on the Family with Dr. James Dobson

Your Family Should Always Come Before Your Career

Question: I’ve always thought a man should be willing to work and sacrifice to reach his goals. I’ve heard you say cool the passion and postpone the dream. That isn’t the way I was taught. More...

School

Lexington Middle School Honor Roll

All A’s 6th Grade: Jessica Chrisner, Kate Drosche, Emily Gregg, Tyler Krenek, Krista Lerche and Melanie Scantlin 7th Grade: Kaitlyn Romoser, Maegan Sanders and Caitlin Sherrill 8th Grade: London Jacob, Reagan Johnston and Corey Strain More...

Area Student Accepted At Sul Ross State University

Austin Radford, Lexington, has been accepted for admission to Sul Ross State University for Fall Semester 2010. More...

Obituaries

Rebecca Sue Harrison Baker

February16,1941- March9,2010

Rebecca Sue Harrison Baker passed away Monday, March 9, 2010. She was born on February 16, 1941, wife of Gerald Lee Baker, of Bandera and Paige, TX, She was born and raised in Houston, TX, daughter of Sam G. More...

Robert “Bob” Hord, Sr.

July 17, 1927 - March 9, 2010

Robert “Bob” Hord, Sr. died on March 9, 2010. He was born July 17, 1927 in Maryville, Tennessee to Fred and Mary Hord. He lived in Rockdale since 1952. Bob served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. More...

Landowners May Find More People Wanting Their Water

In a press release issued last week by the Brazos River Authority (BRA), it became apparent that Blue Water and Cross Country Water won’t be the only players knocking on doors in hopes of securing land for the sake of gaining access to groundw More...

Stolen UHaul Ends Up in Lee County

Last Thursday, March 11, at 11:35 p.m., the Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a person in Dime Box who said a UHaul truck was on fire at the entrance to his driveway on CR 426. More...

Photo

Get Your Ice Cold Kool-aide and Gum Balls! Grace Freeman and Bryer Carter enjoyed the sunshine last week, so they decided to set up a Kool-Aide stand. Three generous customers helped make their day! More...

Police

Sheriff ’s Report

March 8, 2010 A resident on CR 114 reported hearing someone outside her residence. Deputy Ray was dispatched and checked the perimeter of the house. More...

Lexington Police Report

February 2010

Offenses Investigated 4 Incidents 31 Arrest Misdemeanor 06 Arrest Felony 01 Assist Other Agencies 07 Calls to L.I.S.D. More...

Giddings Police Report

March 2, 2010 More...

Community News

What’s Happening in the Towns Around?

Bastrop Drought Recovery Bastrop County AgriLife Extension Service is sponsoring a program on drought recovery for beef cattle and forage producers on March 23 at the Elgin VFW Hall, located at 118 Old Sayers Road in Elgin. More...

Tinker Bell and Baby Teeth

Children have interesting theories about things they cannot explain. These theories make perfect sense to them until they discuss their ideas with another child. Two events happened this week to provide the most evocative conversation. More...

Establishing Cover for Small Game

Tall grasses can be used to enhance cover for species such as bobwhite quail, cottontail rabbit, sparrows, buntings, warblers, and other grassland species. More...

Sports

Lady Eagles Sting Bees

Lexington won its first district game with an 11-5 win over Academy Friday afternoon. The Eagles scored a run in their first at-bat. In the second inning Megan Scantlin delivered two runs with a bases loaded single. More...

Eagle Tennis

The Lexington tennis team participated in the Salado Tourney on March 11th. Jace Jones and Mackenzie Brown won the Mixed Doubles Division with wins over two Troy teams and Lexington’s other team of Rachel Clark and Vaughn Kassner. More...

Eagles Win Consolation at Schulenburg Tourney

Lexington topped East Bernard 7-3 to win the Consolation Championship of the Stanley Krist Tourney held in Schulenburg and Flatonia. More...

 













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