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Bomb Found on Hwy. 21

On Sunday, April, 3, 2011 at 10:43 a.m., the Bastrop County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call from a complainant that reported her 15-year-old son had found a possible bomb while walking his dog on Hwy 21 W, not far from the Cedar Creek Inte More...

General Stories

Outdoor News

April 4, 2011

Last week’s fishing report was short-lived and did not carry into this past weekend. Due to very high winds and varying temperatures, fishing died down a little. Anglers still caught some fish, but not like before. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

You will find City Workers cleaning up the bar ditches, trimming trees and doing some all-around tidy-ing up of the town, as we prepare for our Annual Homecoming event. Please be careful when driving near or around these crews. More...

TEN MOST WANTED BY LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT

1. WADE, MELINDA LATRICE B/F DOB: 01-09-1969 CHG: PROBATION VIOLATION/ABANDONING OR ENDANGERING A CHILD 2. BOWEN, FRED EDWARD W/M DOB: 06-26-1969 CHG: FAIL TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER 3. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. More...

Sports

Lexington Rallies to Flunk Florence

Lexington spotted Florence six runs after four innings and then came roaring back. Lexington got three runs in the top of the fifth inning and three more in the sixth to tie the game. More...

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Eagles Drop Dogs 6-2

This is not a joke for those of you outside of Lexington. The Lexington/Thorndale game was rained out in the sixth inning Tuesday night with Lexington ahead 6-3. Yes it was rained out. More...

Rev-Up Council to Meet in Giddings

Using a grant from the U. S. Department of Labor, high-level community leaders representing seven Texas counties, including Lee County, formed a multi-region partnership. More...

Former Chief Hands in his Badge

After more than 20 years in law enforcement, former Lexington Police Chief Randy Davenport surrendered all licenses and certificates from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education on March 22. More...

County-Wide Spring Cleaning and Recyclables Collection Event

Lee County Judge Paul Fischer and his office announced this week that “It’s time for Lee County residents to gather up recyclables around the household and properly dispose of them. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

MARCH 27, 2011 A complainant reported that he had two saddles stolen from his property. Deputy Durrenberger and Deputy Rudolph responded and took a theft report. More...

Community News

American Heroes Celebration

American Heroes/Muster Day Celebration will kick off on 16 April and conclude 17 April, 2011, to once again celebrate our local heroes who selflessly serve their country and state. More...

Photo

On behalf of the Northwest Lee County Youth Supporters, Kerry Bexley (right) accepts a donation from John Turner, representing Luminant. More...

Attention Lexington High School Alumni: Reunion Plans?

Are you looking for a place to meet your fellow classmates during Homecoming??? Reunion Hall (Lexington Memorial Park Building off Hwy 77) will be available on Homecoming Saturday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. More...

School

From the Superintendent of Schools

The state mandated testing Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills began this week in our schools, with reading and math for our fifth and eighth grade students. Our teachers have worked hard preparing our students. More...

Towns Around

Rockdale Paint Milam Purple Friday, April 29, is Paint the County Purple. Relay for Life of Milam County committee would like everyone to get involved by wearing purple on this day. More...

Obituaries

Edna Caroline Boriack

January 10, 1931 - April 1, 2011

Mrs. Boriack passed away on Friday, April 1, 2011 in Austin. Edna Caroline Schneider Boriack was born on January 10, 1931 in Fedor, Texas to Ewald and Wilhelmine (Vogel)Schneider. More...

Margaret Lillian Cottrell

October 8, 1918 - April 3, 2011

Margaret Lillian Dusek Cottrell, beloved wife, Aunt, and friend to all, entered into reunion with her heavenly family on Saturday, April 2, 2011. More...

Carline Marie Donbroski

September 25, 1939 - April 4, 2011

Carline Marie Bruemmer Donbroski was born on September 25, 1939 in Houston, Texas to Albert & Lena (Cox) Bruemmer. She married Robert “ Bob” Donbroski on February 25, 1978 in Nassau Bay, Texas. More...














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