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December 2, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

County Loses Great Civic Leader

Glenn Marburger, a lifelong resident of Lee County, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Saturday, November 27, 2010. He had been an active member of St. John Lutheran Church in Lincoln all his life. More...

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The Lexington American Legion Auxilary hosted their annual Christmas Bazaar last Saturday. Seen shpping at the event were Rita Stephens, Madeline Stifflemire, and Rhonda Hosea. More...

General Stories

Lexington Garden Club’s Best Decorated Yards for the Christmas

The Lexington Garden Club is delighted to see some Christmas lights already going up in yards around the area. The Garden Club is looking for the Lexington area’s season. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

This Saturday night, the Lexington Log Cabins, in conjunction with Round Top State Bank, will be hosting the Annual Pioneer Festival of Lights. More...

Giddings Rotary Club

To conclude their seventeenth year of presenting outstanding country music programs to the surrounding community the Rotary Club of Giddings is hosting five guest artists for their December 6th Christmas program. More...

Community News

American Legion Christmas Bazaar

The Lexington American Legion Auxilary held their annual Christmas Bazaar last Saturday. Dozens of vendors displayed their arts and crafts, helping local shoppers get an early start on their Christmas shopping. More...

Grandma’s Brag

Parents are Matthew and Brittany of Houston. Grandparents are Maggie and Rick Beasley of Lexington. Great grandparents are Wayne and Paula Thompson of Crockett and Clayton and Joyce Beasley of Lexington. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Come in and visit our non-fiction area. The Handbook Of U.S. Labor Statistics: Employment, Earnings, Prices, Productivity, And Other Labor Data by Mary Meghan Ryan is recognized as the authoritative reference on the U.S. labor force. More...

Obituaries

Alberta Romain Freeman

February13,1925- November24,2010

Mrs. Freeman passed away on Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at St. Mark’s Medical Center in La Grange. Alberta Romain Huffman Freeman was born on February 13, 1925 in New Bloonfield, Pennsylvania to Charles and Tessie (Paden) Huffman. More...

Brian Herndon

September21,1979- November23,2010

Funeral services for Brian Herndon, 31 of Giddings, are pending at this time. Brian passed away on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 in Giddings and was employed by Country Care Plex in Giddings. More...

Jana [Terrell] Humphrey

February10,1966– November23,2010

Jana Delphine [Terrell] Humphrey was taken to her eternal rest on Tuesday, November 23, 2010. She was 44 years old and had spent the last five months residing in San Antonio. More...

Eagles Win Again!

Members of the Lexington Eagles football team “help” Coach Rogers with a Gatorade bath as the Eagles celebrate their Regional Semi-Final win over Corrigan-Camden last Friday night in Fairf More...

Man Found Dead in Giddings Motel

James Brian Herndon, 31-years old from Giddings, was found dead in America’s Best Value Inn located at 1600 E. Austin Street in Giddings last Tuesday, November 23, 2010. More...

Lexington Tree Lighting this Saturday

Lexington’s annual tree lighting event, known as the Pioneer Festival of Lights, will be held this Saturday at the Lexington Log Cabins, beginning at about 4:30 p.m. Sausage Wraps, tea, cookies and hot chocolate will be available. More...

Lexington Chamber of Commerce Holiday Events

Lexington’s Chamber of Commerce announced several holiday events coming up, including the Pioneer Festival of Lights happening this Saturday night at the Lexington Log Cabins. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

November 22, 2010 Deputy Durrenberger was dispatched to Hwy 77 North after a motorist reported two black cows out on the road. The animals were removed from roadway. A caller reported that the front door to a business on FM 141 was open. More...

Lexington Police Report

November 28, 2010 More...

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Lorine Lerche, and Dorthy Schimank are ready to sell their canned jellies and preservatives along with other hand crafted goods at the Lexington American Legion Christmas Bazaar last Saturday. 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. More...

School

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Lexington Middle School and Lexington Elementary School held a Red Ribbon Week Rally on Friday, October 29, 2010, on the High School practice field. More...

Sports

Eagles Rout Corrigan-Camden 56-25

When everything is going right, life is grand. Life was grand for the Lexington Eagles Friday night in Fairfield. Every part of the Eagle team was going smoothly. More...

Eagles vs. West Rusk in Regional Final

Lexington will play New London West Rusk in the Class 2A-Division 2 Regional finals Friday night in Hewitt at Midway High School. Game time will be 7:30. More...

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Chace Sherrill stops Corrigan-Camden’s Eric Durham last Friday night in Fairfield. More...














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