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February 10, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners Approve Contract

At the Special Meeting of the Lee County Commissioners on Monday, February 7, 2011, the Court unanimously voted to approve the proposed $1,061,267 contract with Structural Concrete Systems, LLC for the work needed on the Courthouse foundation stabili More...

FSA Committee Election Results

Results of the January 2011 makeup election of the Lee County Farm Service Agency Committeemen has been announced by John W. Shoenemann, County Executive Director. More...

General Stories

Outdoor News

February 7, 2011

I was asked the other night if I was glad hunting season was over so I could relax. The truth is, my busiest time of the year is right around the corner; spring fishing and summer boating. More...

2nd Annual Varmint Tournament Results

The 2nd Annual Lone Star Lexington Varmint Tournament in Lexington, Texas, hosted by Nocks Bow Repair was amazing this year. We had 69 teams sign- up Saturday, January 29th, 2011. More...

Photo

Allison Castro, Lexington Animal Control Office, stopped in the Leader last week carrying the latest addition to her family, Billy-the-Kid! More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, February 9, 2011 Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m.Lexington City Council Mtg.– Woodson Comm. Bldg. - 6 p.m. Thursday, February 10, 2011 More...

Church

First Baptist Church Lexington

FBC Youth News!

FBC’s youth group called “ FLIPPED”, meets every Wednesday night, 6:30-8:30, for a meal, fellowship, and a time to look into God’s Word! More...

Sports

Eagles Fall to State Ranked Jarrell

Jarrell started out strong and kept up the pressure as they defeated Lexington 58-37. Jarrell won the first three quarters by decisive margins as they pulled away from the outmanned Eagles. More...

Honors for Football Eagles

Six Lexington Eagle football players received honors last week when the Collin Street Bakery/ Texas Sports Writers Association announced their all- state selections. Voting was done by sports writers from all over the state. More...

Lady Eagles Feel Woe at Yoe

Lexington dropped out of the playoff race with a 43-25 loss to the Lady Yoe of Cameron Saturday afternoon. More...

City and School Elections Around the Corner

The time to sign up to run for City Council or for Lexington ISD Board of Trustees will begin on Monday, February 14 and continue through March 14, 2011. City Council positions are twoyear terms and LISD Trustee positions are three-year terms. More...

Five People Sentenced in District Court

Five people were sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County, Texas on February 1, 2011, the Honorable Reva Towslee- Corbett presiding. More...

Lexington ISD Trustees Keep an Eye Toward Austin

As Lexington ISD administrators and staff struggle with the budget reductions required by the recently released Senate Bill-1 and House Bill-1, every option to increase revenue and decrease expenses is on the table. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

January 31, 2011 Deputy York spoke to a complainant at Westwood Villa Apartments. The caller stated that her juvenile daughter had taken her vehicle without her permission. Her daughter had already returned home with the vehicle. More...

Community News

From the Mayor’s Desk

The Lexington City Council will meet in Regular Session on Wednesday, February 9, 2011, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Light Potato Snack

potatoes.Light Potato Snack7 sm. Yellow-fleshed potatoes, such as Yukon Gold1 cup broccoli florets3 oz. Monterrey Jack Cheese, shredded3 TBsp. reduced-fat plain yogurt2 TBsp. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Patrons of the Giddings Public Library will want to read The Centurion’s Wife by Davis Bunn and Janette Oke. More...

Obituaries

Randy Dean Meyer Sr.

April 16, 1955 - February 3, 2011

Randy passed away unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, February 3, 2011. More...

Frieda Lydia Schneider

February 26, 1921 - February 6, 2011

Mrs. Schneider passed away on Sunday, February 6, 2011 at the MedStar Care Center in Giddings. More...

Grace Myrtle Tonn

August 18, 1919 - February 2, 2011

Mrs. Tonn passed away on Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at the Medstar Care Center in Giddings. More...














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