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October 28, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Grand Jury Indictments

The Lee County Grand Jury handed down indictments on twelve individuals on October 19, 2010. More...

Four Sentenced in 21st Judicial District Court

Four people were sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County, Texas, on October 19, 2010, with the Honorable Terry Flenniken presiding. Roberto Reyna Rodriguez, 45 of Giddings, had two dispositions. More...

Veterans Day Program Planned

Brandon Meyer, LHS Student Council Reporter announced this week that Lexington High School will have their annual Veteran’s Day Program November 11, 2010 at 10 a.m. at the High School Football Stadium. All are invited to attend. More...

General Stories

Halloween Bonfire

Please join us in Lexington for a family-friendly Halloween event!

The night before Halloween, Saturday, Oct. More...

Annual Fall Field Day Set for Local Wilderness Preserve

The annual fall field day at the Yegua Knobbs Preserve near McDade is set for Nov. 6. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

The City wishes everyone a very happy and fun Halloween. Please remember to be careful on Halloween night, as youngsters throughout town will be hitting the streets to Trick or Treat. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 27 Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Thursday, October 28 Lexington Masonic Lodge Coffee & Breakfast – 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. More...

School

Lexington Resident Named to TSTC Honor Roll

Eric Banks of Lexington has earned a place on the President’s Honor Roll for the 2010 summer semester at Texas State Technical College Waco. More...

Grandparents Day at Lexington Elementary

Grandparents Day in September is a big deal for the Kindergarten at LES. Many grandparents came to school to have lunch with their grandchildren that day.

Photos by Leigh Kolacek More...

Obituaries

Herman August Menzel September14,1914- October25,2010

Herman passed away on Monday, October 25, 2010 at the Country Care Plex in Giddings. Herman August Menzel was born on September 14, 1914 in Serbin, Texas to Gerhard & Martha More...

Hester, Kovar, Bise and Kleinschmidt Win

All Local Races Won by Narrow Margins

In this year’s General Election, over 47% of registered voters in Lee County, or 4,231 people, turned out at the polls. According to Sharon Blasig, Lee County Clerk, 1,464 people cast their votes early. More...

Commissioners Pass Resolution Opposing Purchase of Groundwater

Lee County Commissioners passed a resolution this week opposing the plan by the Guadalupe Blanco River Authority (GBRA) to extract and ship water from the Simsboro Aquifer beneath Lee and Bastrop Counties. More...

First Regional Economic Development Summit Held

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development and Tourism and the Texas Workforce Commission hosted the first Regional Leadership Summit on Thursday, October 21, 2010. More...

Homecoming Queen to be Crowned Friday Night

This Friday night, Lexington High School will crown its Homecoming Queen and King during halftime ceremonies. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

October 18, 2010 Deputy Durrenberger and Deputy Crockett were dispatched to CR 400 in Dime Box to assist B&M at a call where CPR was in progress so they could assist if necessary. More...

Community News

Grandma’s Brag

Emma Grace Smith

Emma is the 5 ½ year old daughter of Mitch and Ashlee Smith of Lexington. Grandparents are Steve and Kathy Mills of Lexington and Ronnie and Cathy Richter of Fedor. More...

One Day 4-H Service Project

Members from the Serbin 4-H Club participated in the National 4-H Week’s One-Day 4-H Community Service project on Saturday, October 9. The Club cleaned up around area State Historical Markers. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Chicken-and-Spinach Enchilladas

When you’re in the mood for Tex-Mex, this is the dinner to make. It takes about an hour and a half from start to finish. A good recipe for working moms. Chicken-and-Spinach Enchilladas 1 (10oz.) pkg. More...

Sports

Eagles Throttle Thorndale

Lexington hammered Thorndale in the first half and cruised to a 36- 9 win over the Bulldogs. The two teams engaged in a spirited, hardhitting contest. More...

Results of the 2010 Chocolate Dash 5K

The top 25 runners in this year’s Chocolate Lovers Chocolate Dash 5K are listed here: 1st Brandon Rhodus from Lexington; 2nd Mike Flores from Amarillo; 3rd Phyllis Kleinschmidt from Lexington; 4th Robert Woehlke from Manor; 5th Kolton Allen fr More...

Homecoming 2010

Lexington faces the winless Bruceville Eddy Eagles for Homecoming 2010. The Eagles have played Florence, Rosebud- Lott, and Jarrell close. The Eagles return a few starters from 2009. More...

 













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