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December 9, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Two Area Hospitals Affected by Management Group’s Decisions

Rockdale’s Richard Memorial (Little River) Hospital and Lakeside Hospital in Bastrop, both operated and/or owned by Blackhawk Healthcare, were greatly affected by recent action taken by Blackhawk in the last few weeks. More...

Photo

Lexington resident Artis Poston proves you’re never too old to talk to Santa! Look for more Santa pictures in the next two weeks’ issues of the Leader. More...

General Stories

Residents Warned about Potential Burglar

North Lee County area residents have been asked to be on the lookout for any type of rental delivery or moving truck, such as UHaul or Penske. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

Once again, Coach Jason Holcomb and his staff have brought our community a lot of excitement with the continued success of the LHS Eagle football team. We at the City want to wish them all the best of luck in this week’s game against Refugio. More...

Town Pep Rally!

Come Support The Lexington Eagle Football Team at our “They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” Where: Town Square When: Friday December 10, 2010 Time: 7 p.m< More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lexington AmericanLegionCoffee– 9a.m. Lexington City Council Meeting – Woodson Community Bldg. - 6 p.m. More...

Sports

Lady Eagles Mum Mumford

The Lady Eagle basketball team improved to 4-2 for the young season with a 49-43 win over Mumford Tuesday night in Mumford. It was not an easy outing for the Lexington girls as they fell behind 12-0 at the beginning of the game. More...

Lexington Rattles Rusk 24-0

Lexington won the Region III championship Friday night, beating previously undefeated New London West Rusk 24-0. The Eagles rode the arm and legs of rapidly improving Kogan Garrett and the usual outstanding defensive effort to throttle the Raiders. More...

Sports Thoughts

The Eagles are moving through the brackets in football. 13-0 is quite an accomplishment. It has only been done once before in the history of Lexington football. More...

Charter Bus Will Take Fans to the Game

A charter bus for Lexington fans is being arranged to take Eagle fans to Saturday’s State Championship game for only $30 per person. More...

Community Pep Rally for Eagles

Lexington ISD will be hosting a Community-Wide Pep Rally Friday, December 10, at 7 p.m. on the Square. More...

Three Sentenced in District Court

Three people were sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County, Texas, on November 30, 2010. The Honorable Reva Towslee-Corbett presided. More...

Lee County Issues Burn Ban

Judge Paul Fischer issued a Burn Ban on Wednesday afternoon, December 1, 2010, for the entire area of Lee County, Texas. More...

Police

Lexington Police Report

December 5, 2010 More...

Sheriff’s Report

November 29, 2010 A motorist reported that a vehicle was going west in the eastbound lanes of traffic on Hwy 21. More...

Community News

Annual Pioneer Festival of Lights

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School

From the Superintendent of Schools

I continue to be on cloud nine over our Lexington students’ performance last week both in and out of the sports arena. I am so very proud of our Lexington Middle School Students who excelled in the Middle School Academic UIL Competition. More...

Lexington Middle School Academic UIL Results

Students from Lexington Middle School competed in the annual Academic UIL Meet last week. More...

Obituaries

Martha Ann Marie Urban

March16,1920- November29,2010

Martha Ann Marie (Hannes) Urban was called to her heavenly home on November 29, 2010 at Monument Hill Nursing Facility in La Grange after a long battle with a very rare form of skin cancermerkel cell carcinoma. More...

Clifton Seifert

Clifton Seifert of Lexington passed away peacefully in his home Monday, December 6. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, December 11, at 11:00 a.m. at Peace Lutheran Church in Austin. More...














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