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February 3, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Hundreds Turn Out for Varmint Tourney

The Second Annual Lone Star Varmint Tournament was held in Lexington last Saturday and Sunday. More...

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Outdoor News

January 29, 2011

People are beginning to hit the creeks in hopes of finding some white bass or a crappie or two without much success. Lake Somerville is down and area creeks just haven’t received enough run-off to make much difference. More...

Blinn Livestock Judging Team Tops Denver Show

Blinn College livestock judging team wins big again in Denver. Team wins 105th National Western Stock Show Junior College Judging Contest. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, February 2 Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Thursday, February 3 More...

Church

Church Brief

Knobbs Springs Baptist

Ladies Bible Study A Ladies Bible Study will start on Feb. 1 and will last for 7 weeks from 7-8:30 pm each Tuesday night at Knobbs Springs Baptist Church. More...

School

DUCK (Tobacco Is Foul) at Lexington Elementary

On Tuesday, January 25, 2011, the students of Lexington Elementary School enjoyed an educational presentation entitled “DUCK (Tobacco Is Foul).” Students learned the true costs of tobacco, both physically and financially. More...

Obituaries

Charline Frank

March 5, 1936 - January 28, 2011

Mrs. Frank went to be with the Lord on Friday, January 28, 2011 after a long bout with Parkinson’s Disease. More...

Dahlia Ruby Koslan

November 15, 1923 - January 30, 2011

Mrs. Koslan passed away on Sunday, January 30, 2011 at St. Mark’s Medical Center in LaGrange. More...

Arnold Herman Krause

September 13, 1924 - January 29, 2011

Mr. Krause passed away on Saturday, January 29, 2011 at Oakland Manor Nursing Center in Giddings. More...

High Speed Chase Ends in Fatality

Last Friday evening, around 6 p.m., 30-year-old Justin Anderson from Leander died in a two-car accident following a high speed chase on Highway 21 that began in Lee County. More...

Four Local Fires in Three Days

Burn Ban Reinstated

On Wednesday, January 26, the Lexington Volunteer Fire Department was called out to a small grass fire at 2520 FM 3403 on the George English property. More...

New Little League Field

Everyone driving by Lexington Park property on Loop 123 may have noticed preparations for a new Little League Field. The land has been leveled and seeded and perimeter fencing installed under the direction of Heartland Parks and Recreation, LLC. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

With the onset of the cold weather, we all need to remember to check on our elderly neighbors, making sure they have all they need to stay warm. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

January 24, 2011 While on routine patrol Deputy Lapham was flagged down by a motorist on Hwy 77 @ CR 217. The driver advised that he needed an ambulance. EMS was notified. More...

Lexington Police Report

January 26, 2011 On January 26th at 8:16 p.m., Officer Whorton responded to a crash involving a vehicle and a black bull. There were no injuries to the driver or the livestock. More...

Community News

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Members of the Lexington American Legion Post #6 along with their wives recently traveled to Fredericksburg for an outing. More...

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The Lexington Log Cabins and Heritage center held their General Membership meeting on Sunday, January 23. Their guest speaker was Lou Rose, seen above. Mr. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Cream of Jalapeño Soup

This is the best time of the year for soups. Cold weather like we’ve had this year calls out to our palettes for warm and comforting varieties of soups. More...

Sports

Eagles Drop a Toughie to Academy

For the second game in a row, Lexington ran out of steam in the second half after having a first half lead. Foul trouble and a short bench allowed Academy to take a 57-46 win. More...

Lago Vista Sinks Eagles 49-42

Lexington dropped a tough game to Lago Vista Friday as the Eagles played out of gas once again. Lexington got beat 23-12 in the fourth period after leading by four at the end of the third period. More...

Lady Eagles Top Academy

Lexington kept their playoff hopes alive with a gritty 30-24 win over Academy Tuesday night. Academy took the early lead but Lexington stepped up the defensive pressure in the second quarter. More...














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