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January 6, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Employees Give Senior Citizens Association a Donation

The employees of Luminant Company’s Sandow Three Oaks Diversity Advisory Council gave a donation of $745.46 to the Lexington Senior Citizens Association for their Building Fund. More...

General Stories

Outdoor News

Deer season is over; for the most part. South Texas continues with it’s season, the hill country will continue with spike and antlerless season and a few counties, including Lee will see a muzzleloader and youth weekend season. More...

FCC Regulatory Overreach Threatens the Internet

The Internet has grown and flourished for more than 20 years without burdensome federal regulations. Absent government roadblocks that could hold up progress, the Internet has been able to evolve and rapidly advance as technology develops. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

Now that the Holiday season has passed and a new year is beginning, it is a good time to remind everyone that pouring grease and/or petroleum derived products down our city drains causes problems for everyone. 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. Thursday More...

School

From the Superintendent of Schools

Happy NewYear!

Lexington ISD faculty and staff returned to work on Monday to prepare for another great semester for our students. More...

Lexington Elementary UIL Second and Third Grades

Full Story

Lexington Elementary UIL Fourth Grade

Fifth grade UIL will be in next weeks paper. More...

Obituaries

W. A. (Rusty) Brown

August 7, 1939 – December 19, 2010

W. A. “Rusty” Brown was born on August 7, 1939 and passed away peacefully at his home on December 19, 2010 at the age of 71. He married Sherion Darlene Burlin on June 1, 1960. More...

LindaKay (Rector)Benoit

July 2, 1948 - December 28, 2010

Linda Kay (Rector) Benoit, 62. was born July 2, 1948, in Elgin, TX. Died December 28, 2010, in Dallas, TX. She graduated from Lexington High School. More...

Bernice L. Markert

November 17, 1925-December 24, 2010

Bernice Markert, a child of God, a daughter, a wife, a mother, a grandmother, a great grandmother, a sister, a sister-inlaw, an aunt and a friend was called home by our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, December 24, 2010. More...

Hope of New Town at Alcoa Lost

Doug Hutchison, Velocita CEO, announced recently that his company had been unable to reach a deal with Alcoa to purchase 11,000 acres to build a “green community” at the former Rockdale Operations site. More...

Additional Counties Meet Trigger Requirements for Livestock Disaster Assistance and are Granted a Sign-Up Extension

Lee County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director John Schoenemann announced recently that Lee County is one of eight additional counties that have met the trigger requirements for the Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP). More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

December 27, 2010 The Sheriff’s Office received a call from a complainant requesting that a deputy check on her brother because she has not heard from him for the past 10 days. More...

Lexington Police Report

December 22, 2010 December 22nd, 2010 at 9:12 a.m., The Lexington Police Department received several complaints refering to speeding vehicles coming into town on FM 1624. Officers will be monitoring this area. More...

Community News

GIDDINGS LIBRARY NEWS CORNER

The Giddings Public Library is ordering more CD’s along with hardback books because many of our patrons are checking out CD’s. More...

. Grandma’s Brag

Proud Great Grandparents, David & Gail Cork. More...

Sports

Chance Sherrill Chosen All- CenTex

Robbins 3rd Team

The Austin American Statesman sports department selected Chance Sherrill for All-CenTex honors in their Sunday Dec. 26th edition. This honor goes along with being selected All-State by the Associated Press. More...

Lady Eagles Fall to Academy

Lexington lost to Academy 32- 27 in a game the Lady Eagles could have easily won. First, they were minus a starter and a reserve due to various excusable reasons. More...

Evans to Play in All- American Bowl

Landon Evans, who played for Lexington in 2008 and 2009, got invited to play in the All-American Bowl Game Classic. Landon played for Bryan St. Joseph this past season and had an outstanding year. As a quarterback he completed 22 consecutive passes. More...

 













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