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October 21, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Pink Ribbon Affair Draws Large Crowd

It seems that, today, no one is untouched by cancer in some way. That may be why over 200 people attended the 4th Annual Pink Ribbon Affair last Tuesday in Giddings. More...

General Stories

From the Mayor’s Desk

I’m proud to see the continued success of the Eagles. It proves that each and every one of those participating are working hard to perfect their jobs, and as a result, are doing just that. GO EAGLES! More...

Giddings Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident

William Edward Budnik, 55, from Giddings, suffered incapacitating injuries in a motorcycle accident last Saturday night shortly before 8:30. More...

Winners of Creative Cups for the Cause

During The Pink Ribbon Affair on October 12th the special attraction of the evening was the Creative Cups for the Cause art bra contest and exhibit. People from the local area and beyond submitted a total of 70 entries this year. More...

Church

Church Briefs Happy 50th Anniversary, Mom & Dad

Please join us on, Wednesday, October 13, 2010 8:03 AM Trunk ‘R Treat - Saturday, October 30th @ 6:00PM at Forest Grove Christian Church. More...

Sports

Eagles Feast on Franklin

Lexington feasted on Franklin 40-21 Friday. The Lions were one of the teams predicted to be a playoff contender in District 12AA-II. Lexington was ahead 27-7 at halftime and scored two more TDs in the third period for a comfortable 40-7 lead. More...

Eagles to Thorndale

Playoff Spot on the Line

Two old time rivals take the field Friday night with serious playoff implications. The winning team will be in the playoffs. The loser will have to win one more game to be in the state tourney. More...

Sports Thoughts

Chace Sherrill and Brandon Meyer have both been selected as 2A defensive players of the week for their efforts. It’s possible Chance Sherrill could be the third based on his efforts Friday night. More...

Three Giddings Men Sentenced in District Court

Three men from Giddings were sentenced last week in the 21st District Court. More...

Lexington EDC Elects New Officers

The Lexington Economic Development Corporation met on Monday, October 28. In attendance were Michael Hess, Kathi Olechowski, Candice Schneider, Jordan Bexley, and newly elected Board Members Dennis Boettcher and Nancy Perry. More...

LHS Theater Dept. to Perform Dearly Departed

From the moment father Bud Turpin (played by Xavier Ward ) falls over dead at the breakfast table, right through his funeral in the “Gentleman Farmer” coffin, Dearly Departed makes it clear that there’s more to livin’ an More...

Police

Lexington Police Report

September 2010

Offenses Investigated 11 Incidents 29 Arrest Misdemeanor 02 Arrest Felony 00 Assist Other Agencies 12 Calls to L.I.S.D. More...

Sheriff’s Report

October 11, 2010 A resident on CR 226 called and reported that she noticed that her mailbox had been damaged sometime during the night. Deputy Durrenberger was dispatched. More...

Community News

Invasion of Scarecrows

Granny’s Restaurant in Lexington was “invaded” by scarecrows last week! More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 20 Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Thursday, October 21 Lexington Masonic Lodge Coffee & Breakfast – 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. More...

School

Young Team Takes 2nd

Coby Robertson from Lexington and his Twelve White teammates took Second Place at the Bluebonnet Classic 6 in Brenham this past weekend. On Saturday, they won their first game by defeating the Strikers from Navasota. More...

Pep Rally

During last Thursday’s Pep Rally, Coach Jason Holcomb is seen presenting Chace Sherrill (left) and Brandon Meyer with Top Five Texas High School Defensive Players of the Week awards, issued by R More...

Obituaries

Walter Herman “Tappy” Sander

November8,1932- October13,2010

Walter passed away on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at St. Mark’s Medical Center in La Grange. More...

Werner Wilbert Schneider

February13,1932- October18,2010

Werner passed away unexpectedly at his home on Monday, October 18, 2010. Funeral services for Werner Schneider, 78 of Dime Box, Texas, are pending at this time. More...

 













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