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March 3, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Caparo Discusses Water With Alcoa

Water was tops on the minds of most attendees at the February 2011 meeting of the Community Advisory Panel to Alcoa CAPARO. More...

Four People Sentenced

Four people were sentenced in District Court on February 22, 2011, with the Honorable Terry Flenniken presiding. More...

General Stories

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, Hugo Chavez: do you who this is? He is the leader of Venezuela. This is the leader who is a close ally of Fidel and Raul Castro of Cuba. He is the newest friend of IRAN. He is the man who says he hates AMERICA. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

With Spring almost upon us, you will find City Workers trimming trees and brush in and around town over the next few months. Please be careful when you are driving near them. More...

Commissioners’ Court Report

The Lee County Commissioners, at their regular Monday meeting approved three resolutions concerning recycling. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

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

School

From the Superintendent of Schools

Last week our LISD Board of Trustees unanimously voted to approve the elementary and secondary calendars recommended by myself and our District Education Improvement Committee. More...

Lexington Middle School Student Council’s Souper Bowl of Caring

Lexington Middle School Student Council recently sponsored the Souper Bowl of Caring program January 31st through February 4th at Lexington Middle School. More...

Obituaries

Sanford “Sandy” Bittner Brown

September 6, 1933 - February 26, 2011

Sandy passed away at his home in Giddings on Saturday, February 26, 2011. More...

O.N. “Jack” Simmons

August 21, 1925 - February 19, 2011

Jack passed away on Saturday, February 19, 2011 at his home near Lexington. More...

Mary E. Lumpkins

October 30, 1917 - February 28, 2011

Mary E. Lumpkins was born October 30, 1917 in Milano to Milton and Fannie (Shaffner) Pierce. On December 12, 1961, she and Albert Lumpkins were married in Lexington. She was a homemaker. More...

Council to Take Complete Inventory of Police Equipment and Suspends all Officers’ Off-Duty Security Jobs

Monday night, at 6 p.m., the Lexington City Council met in a Special Session to address several issues with the Police Department. The meeting began with Public Input, where five people were heard. More...

Girl Star- Flighted to Dell Hospital

Last Sunday afternoon, B & M Ambulance Service from Giddings was dispatched to the Darrell Griffith residence at around 2 p.m. at 1102 PR 3162 in Blue. The caller reported that a 12-year-old girl had fallen off her horse and was unconscious. More...

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Lee County Chief Deputy, Charles Kothmann, (left) is seen receiving a Certificate of Appreciation for his 22 Years of Service to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office by Sheriff Rodney Meyer. More...

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Lexington High School Family Career and Community Leaders of America members who attended the Region 5 “Ignite the FCCLA Flame” Conference in Corpus Christi recently are seen above. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

February 21, 2011 A motorist reported that she was on CR 200 just off Hwy 290 and had a flat tire on her van and was having trouble changing it. Deputy Ray located the caller and changed her tire. More...

Community News

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Bill Crawford (left) was named this year’s recipient of the Golden Trowel Award by the Lexington Masonic Lodge on February 7, 2010. More...

Annual CVICA Dinner

The annual dinner of the Colorado Valley Independent Cattlemen’s Association (CVICA) was held at the KC Hall in La Grange. The dinner, held yearly, is to thank members and map sponsors from three counties; Colorado, Fayette and Lee. More...

Grandma’s Brag

Children of Craig and Amanda Finley of Lexington. Grandchildren of Robert and Debbie Finley of Loraine, Texas and Calvin and Beckie Smith of Driftwood, Texas. More...

Sports

Eagles Win Tourney

The Lexington Eagles opened the 2011 season with three wins to take the championship of the Lexington Tourney. Lexington defeated Onalaska, Thrall, and Rosebud-Lott to win the first place trophy. More...

Lady Eagles @ El Campo Tournament

Lexington had another good tourney, beating two 4A teams and two 2A teams. The only loss was to 3A Bellville. The Lady Eagles are 12-2 heading into district play which started Tuesday night. Game 1 More...

Sports Thoughts…..

The softball and baseball teams are off to a great start. Now if they can only finish as great as they have started. The girls are 12-2 and the boys 3-0. More...














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