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September 23, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Word Wrangler Event

Members of Lexington Middle School’s Gifted and Talented Program are seen above, sitting with storyteller and author, Rooster Morris. More...

Man Found Dead Under Shredder

On Monday, September 13, 2010 at 5:30 p.m. the Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a call concerning a man found trapped under a shredder. More...

General Stories

New Tractor Supply Company Store Planned For Giddings

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (July 30, 2010) – Construction is underway on a new Tractor Supply Company store in Giddings, the company’s 121st Texas location. More...

The Best Little Pig In Texas

Elgin, Texas. - The Sausage Capital of Texas outdoes itself once again with the 23rd Annual Hogeye Festival, a small town celebration with a big appetite for fun. More...

Hospice Brazos Valley Brenham Branch

Hospice Brazos Valley – Brenham Branch presents monthly bereavement support groups. These monthly meetings are offered at no cost to all adults. Meet others. Learn how grief affects you and develop good coping skills. More...

Community News

From the Mayor’s Desk

Congratulations to the Eagles and the Buffalos on last Friday night’s Gridiron wins. It is always exciting to watch our youngsters excel, both in the classrooms and on the playing fields. The City is applying for another Block Grant. More...

Happy Birthday Jinx Canfield

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September 20, 2010 More...

Happy Belated Birthday, Carol Wuthrich 84 Years Young September 10, 2010

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Obituaries

Verna Mae Benford

July 17, 1941-September 19, 2010

Verna Mae Benford was born July 17, 1941 in Lee County, Texas to William Isiah and Emma (Daniels) Govan. She lived all of her life in Lee County, until she moved to Rockdale the past four years. Verna Mae had joined Mt. More...

Jerry Dean Beeman

August 30, 1953 - September 14, 2010

Jerry Dean Beeman was born on August 30, 1953 in Abilene, Texas to Samuel “Jack” & Betty Jo (Taylor) Beeman. He was baptized in Houston, Texas in 1966 and confirmed at St. John Lutheran Church in Cypress, Texas in 1990. More...

Crawford Hansen Helms

October 13, 1949 - September 12, 2010

Crawford Helms, a former West Oso ISD superintendent, died Sunday after a heart attack. He was the son of the late P.A. & Amalia Helms Sr. of Serbin and grew up and attended school in Giddings. More...

Lexington Loses Prominent Citizen

Emegene Rodgers, 81, died last Sunday morning. She had served on the Lexington City Council in recent years and was the City Secretary for 25 years. More...

Ten Indicted by Grand Jury

A total of ten people were indicted by the Lee County Grand Jury on Wednesday, September 15, 2010. Six are from Giddings; three from Lexington, and one from Lincoln. Ygnacio Hernandez Gaitan (a.k.a. More...

Lexington Man Sentenced for Assault

District Court Finds Four Others Guilty

On September 14, 2010, Judge Reva Towslee-Corbett sentenced a total of five people in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

September 13, 2010 A resident on CR 105 reported that his neighbor’s horses are on his property again. Deputy Crockett responded to the scene and the horses were returned. More...

Lexington Police Report

September 13, 2010 Sept 13th, 2010, at 3:45 p.m., the Lexington Police Department received a call to respond to the Dollar General in reference a shop lifter. Shop lifter was issued a criminal trespassing warning and a citation for theft. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Thursday Lexington Masonic Lodge Coffee & Breakfast – 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. More...

Sports

ROBERTSON WINS COLLEGE STATION TENNIS TOURNAMENT

Coby Robertson overcome a 1- 5 deficit in his semifinal match to comeback and win the College Station Tennis Tournament. Winning 8 out of the next 10 games, Robertson defeated a Huntsville player 9-7. More...

Lexington Scalps Geronimo 41-14

The Lexington Eagles finished up non-district action with a 41-14 win over Geronimo Navarro Friday night. The Eagle offense and defense contributed to the win. More...

Lady Eagles Fall to Yoe

Playing alternately brilliant and uncertain volleyball, the Lady Eagles lost to the Cameron Yoe in three games Tuesday night, September 14. For a period of time Lexington would play as good as any team in the state. More...

 













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