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August 12, 2010 RSS feed / General Stories

TxDOT Urges Texans To Avoid A DWI This Summer Officers Work Overtime During Statewide Drunk Driving Crackdown

The Texas Department of Transportation, police departments, and sheriff’s offices across Texas are working together to reduce impaired driving this summer and especially during the upcoming Labor Day weekend. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Patrons of the Giddings Public Library will want to read Treasure Hunt by John Lescroart, a nailbiting thriller and a coming-of-age story, set against San Francisco’s glamorous charity circuit. More...

First Shiloh Baptist Church in Thrall

First Shiloh Baptist Church in Thrall will be holding a 10 week study group on “It’s Tough Being a Woman”. The study will be from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Tuesdays & Saturdays, starting September 14th. More...

Lee County Texas Stars 4-H Drill Team take home Reserve Champion in Theme Drill at the 2010 State 4-H Horse Show.

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Griffith Earns Judging Award

Aaron Griffith of McDade was presented the Future Farmers of America National Cattle Judging Award in Corpus Christi last month. Aaron is a May graduate from Elgin High School. More...

Lexington Becomes Part of Growing Film Industry

Earlier this summer, Lexington and Lee County became part of the growing film industry in Texas. Filmmaker Mario Troncoso brought his cast and crew here to shoot his independent film Naïve. More...

Commissioner’s Court Report

The Lee County Commissioners modified the budget and then accepted the first round of funding from the State Historical Commission for some $804,233 at their Regular Meeting on Monday, August 09, 2010. More...

An “Explosive Event”

Several Lexington residents reported a potential “explosive” event happening last Friday morning. More...

BLUEBONNET LAUNCHES REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WEBSITE

Consolidates Valuable Information and Provides Powerful Tools Bastrop - Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative recently launched its regional economic development website, which provides powerful tools and resources to foster economic growth in Central T More...

Local Student Attends National FCCLA Conference in Chicago

Local student, Raimond French and more than 6,100 Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) members, advisers, alumni and guests from across the country gathered July 4 – 8, 2010, for FCCLA’s National Leadership Conference. More...

Focus on the Family

The Culture At Large Affects Quality Of Kids’ Education

QUESTION: You’ve been somewhat critical of America’s public schools in recent years. Who do you hold accountable for what has gone wrong? More...

Irresistable Pet Pictures

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Fayette County Country Music Opry

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their monthly Opry on Monday, August 16, 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. This month we are featuring: More...














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