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December 16, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Fourteen People Indicted

Fourteen people were indicted by the Lee County Grand Jury on Monday, December 6. Travis Scott Bone, 21 of College Station, was indicted for aggravated perjury and fraudulent use or possession of identifying information. More...

Photo

Madison Stefek and Amanda Zgabay say it all! More...

General Stories

From the Mayor’s Desk

The Lexington Eagles continue to work steadily toward their goal - a State Championship! Good Luck and God Bless! More...

Fayette County Country Music Christmas Opry

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their Christmas Opry on Monday, December 20, 2010 at the KC Hall in La Grange. The show starts at 7:30 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Easy Sweet Potato Casserole

This is a delicious recipe that my wife made this year for Thanksgiving. It would make a wonderful side dish for your upcoming Christmas meal as well! More...

Community News

Dear Editor,

Thank you to Lexington School for their quick response and efforts in taking care of our child last Friday, December 3, 2010. As most already know our son fell against the bleachers and the angle of the fall ripped all 5 upper front teeth right out. More...

Class of 1962 Annual Gathering

Several friends, family and members of the “Class of 1962” had their annual gathering, Saturday, December 4, 2010 at the home of Elaine and Amos Quinney in Lexington. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Faith, Health, And Healing In African American Life by Stephanie Y. Mitchem and Emilie M. More...

School

From the Superintendent of Schools

It is an exciting time in Lexington ISD as our students continue to excel in both the academic and sports arena. Our Elementary school hosted the Academic UIL Competion here in Lexington last week, and our children did an amazing job. More...

The Perfect Handbag

There is no fashion accessory that is more important than a woman’s handbag. Once upon a time, women didn’t carry a handbag at all. That’s because she never went anywhere. More...

Obituaries

Hershel W. Doyle

May25,1919- December14,2010

Funeral services for Hershel Doyle, 91 of Giddings, are pending at this time. Hershel passed away at his home on Tuesday, December 14, 2010. More...

Annabelle King

September14,1925- December10,2010

Mrs.King passed away on Friday, December 10, 2010 at Oakland Manor Nursing Home in Giddings. More...

Leona Hannes

April 5, 1917 - December 13, 2010

Funeral services for Leona Hannes, 93 of Giddings, are pending at this time. Mrs. Hannes passed away on Monday, December 13, 2010 at the Med Star Care Center in Giddings. More...

Slaughter on Exotic Ranch

On Sunday, December 12, between the hours of 6 p.m. and 6 a.m. the next morning, an exotic species of deer known as a Fallow deer, was shot and killed on the Watercross Ranch. More...

Mold in the Jail House

Lee County Commissioners discussed a mold problem in the Lee County Law Enforcement Center during their regular meeting last Monday. They approved an agreement with Professional Service Industries, Inc. More...

Commissioners Approve Modified Bid for Courthouse

Lee County Commissioners heard answers to some questions about the repairs to the Courthouse and then approved the modified bid specifications last Monday. More...

City of Lexington

November 2010 Revenue Report

Municipal Court - $10,517.30 More...

Police

Lexington Police Report

Offenses Investigated 07 Incidents 18 Arrest Misdemeanor 06 Arrest Felony 02 Assist Other Agencies 05 Calls to L.I.S.D. More...

Sheriff’s Report

December 6, 2010 A motorist reported cows out on FM 180 near CR 131. Deputy Durrenberger was dispatched and ran the cows off the road into a pasture. Deputy Crockett responded to a call on CR 226. More...

Lexington Police Report

Marijuana and Weapon Bust

On December 10, 2010, Officer Whorton conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Highway 77 in Lexington. Officer Whorton observed the vehicle with wrong tail lights displaying. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

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

Church

Lutheran Churches Hold Annual Christmas Concert

Lutheran Churches Hold Annual Christmas Concert Trinity & St. James Lutheran Churches of Fedor and Lexington will conduct its annual Christmas Concert on Monday, December 20th at 7pm. This year’s concert will be held at St. More...

Lexington United Methodist

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Sports

Eagles Refuse Refugio 45-24

The Lexington Eagles ruined Refugio’s perfect season and dreams while fulfilling theirs with a 45-24 win. The victory earns the Eagles the right to play Idalou for the state championship Saturday at 4:00 pm in Mansfield. More...

Eagles to Face Idalou in State Title Game

It will be a green and gold afternoon Saturday as the Lexington Eagles face the Idalou Wildcats in the Class 2A Division II championship game. The UIL has scheduled the game at 4:00 pm in Vernon Newsom Stadium in Mansfield. More...

How to Get to Newsom Stadium

Take US 77 north to Waco. Get on Interstate 35 and travel until north of Hillsboro. Take I35W toward Ft. Worth. In Alvarado take US 67 (Exit 26A) toward Midlothian. After about 13 miles take US 287 toward Ft. Worth. Go 5.9 miles on US 287. More...














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