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January 27, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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The Lexington Masonic Lodge and the Eastern Star held their Second Annual Chili Fundraiser last Sunday afternoon. More...

General Stories

Outdoor News

January 23, 2011

Even though hunting season is over, let’s not forget about hunters and shooting enthusiasts who still occupy the woods searching for feral hogs and firing hundreds of target rounds. More...

Lee Co. Republicans to Meet

Lee County Republicans are planning to have their first meeting of the year on January 27 at Granny’s Restaurant in Lexington. The start time is 6:30 p.m. At this meeting, we want to recognize our 2010 candidates from Lee County. More...

McCaul Votes to Repeal and Replace Healthcare Law

Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX 10) voted to repeal the government-run healthcare law signed by President Obama last year. The bipartisan repeal passed the House by a 245-189 vote. Rep. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Thursday, January 27, 2011 More...

School

From the Superintendent of Schools

The month of January is recognized as School Board Recognition Month. The governor proclaims this month to recognize the great contribution that School Board Trustees make to their communities. More...

LES Career Presentations

The Lexington Elementary 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students received valuable career information during the first semester of the 2010-2011 school year. More...

Obituaries

Freda Delgadillo Duran

November 23, 1931 - January 23, 2011

Freda passed away on Sunday, January 23, 2011 at the Country Care Plex in Giddings. Felicitas “Freda” Delgadillo Duran was born on November 23, 1931 in Rosanky, Texas to Pioquinto & Blasa Delgadillo. More...

Douglas Krauss

January 25, 1957 - January 15, 2011

Douglas Krauss, a father, a brother, a grand-father, an uncle, cousin and dear friend to many has joined his parents on Saturday, January 15, 2011 from Coeur ‘D Alene, ID. More...

Mary Ella Schimank

September 9, 1926 - January 22, 2011

Mary passed away on Saturday, January 22, 2011 at the MedStar Care Center in Giddings. More...

LISD Facing Funding Cuts

Lexington ISD, along with all school districts in the State, are facing potential budget shortfalls due to expected funding cuts by the state legislature. More...

Brush Fire Gets Out of Hand

Lexington Volunteer Fire Department was called to a grass fire on the Rhodus property approximately one mile East of Blue on FM 696 West on Wednesday, January 19. The land owners were burning a brush pile in a gully and the fire got away from them. More...

Mayor Gives State of the City Address

Lexington Mayor, Robert Willrich, Sr. issued his annual State of the City Address this week. He said, “This City of Lexington had a prosperous and successful 2010. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

January 17, 2011 More...

Community News

Congratulations to Sarah [Terrell] Castell, RN

on earning her RN designation from the State Board of Nursing. Sarah is married to Louis Castell, III and is the daughter of Larry and Cindy Terrell. She is employed at St. Joseph Hospital in Bryan as an Emergency Room RN. More...

Area Guild Quilt Featured on Cover of Quilt Shop Navigator

The members of the Colorado Valley Quilt Guild have received the singular honor of having their 2011 Raffle quilt chosen to be featured on the cover of the 16th edition of “The Quilt Shop Navigator”, a directory of quilt shops in the Sout More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Shrimp Stuffed Potatoes

Most of us look forward to evenings at home and cooking steaks on the grill. This meal doesn’t mess up the kitchen, which makes my wife very happy. More...

Sports

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Jack Fischer, a 5th grader at Lexington Elementary School, took this 10-point buck at a ranch in Manheim recently. The deer earned a score of 140 on Boone and Crocket. More...

Eagles Stuck by Thorndale 57-32

The Lexington Eagles suffered defeat administered by the Thorndale Bulldogs. The Bulldogs got off to a good start and the Eagles never recovered. The Dogs won every quarter in the defeat of the Eagles. More...

Lady Eagles Lose 40-32 to Thorndale

Lexington had its bad quarter again, this time it was the second quarter. The Lady Eagles could only muster four points in the second period as Thorndale scored 10. More...














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