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May 19, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

City of Lexington

Revenue Report for April 2011Sales Tax $17,715.27EDC $ 5,765.02Municipal Court - $6,429.30 More...

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Mackenzie Brown and Kaelan Blok were named Eagle Athletic MVP’s at Monday night’s Athletic Banquet. More...

General Stories

Lexington City Council

The Lexington City Council met in regular session on Thursday, May 12th, 2011, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center. More...

CRIME OF THE WEEK

Crime Stoppers can use your help in solving a theft of copper wire. Sometime between Friday, April 22, 2011, at 6:00 p.m. and April 25, 2011, 7:00 a.m., and between May 09, 2011,10:00 p.m. More...

Sheriff’s Report

May 9, 2011 Deputy Durrenberger and Deputy Rudolph responded to a disturbance on FM 141 in Dime Box. A complainant reported that her husband had been drinking and was sitting inside their vehicle and she wanted to leave. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 18Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. More...

Church

Church Briefs

Eagles Wings Christian Center

Celebrate Recovery More...

Sports

This was a banner year for Lexington football as the team went 14-1 and lost in the state finals. Lexington had Chance and Chace Sherrill, Anthony Robbins, Xavier Ward, Josh Murray, and Kogan Garrett get mention on some all-state teams. More...

Petterson Takes 6th at State

Rhiem Petterson placed sixth in the state in the 110 meter high hurdles. More...

Mixed Doubles Nearly Upset Defending State Champions

What could have been! Little did Mackenzie Brown and Kaelan Blok know that in the first set when Wall was serving at Love-40, if the Eagle netters could have won only one out of the next three points, More...

City and School Election Results

Last Saturday, Lexington held City Council and LISD School Board elections. In the City Council race, two incumbents, Tim Brown and Greg Langehennig, were re-elected and Opal Lewis was elected to her first term. More...

Austin Man Sentenced in District Court

One person was sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County, on May 10, 2011, with the Honorable Terry Flenniken presiding. More...

Lexington Students Earn Honors

Tuesday night, Lexington High School held its Annual Awards Ceremony, where Noe Araujo was named this year’s Valedictorian and Kaleigh Langehennig was named Salutatorian. More...

Community News

From the Mayor’s Desk

I want to thank all the voters that came out to vote in our City elections last Saturday. It is always nice to see democracy at work. More...

Homecoming at the Knobbs

The 151st Annual Homecoming at the Knobbs is Sunday, May 22, 2011. This year a special friend and remarkable evangelist, Sam Craig, will lead us in worship. More...

From the Superintendent of Schools

On this the week that we celebrate Armed Forces Day, I want to thank our military men and women who put their life in danger for our freedom. I especially want to honor and recognize Mr. Walt Carey, Pastor Leif Hasskarl, Mr. Bobby Rodgers, Mr. More...

School

Former LHS Students are now Aggie Grads

Friday was Lexington graduation day at Texas A&M University. Four former Lexington students; Cameron Brademan, Kane Kleinschmidt, Stephanie Iselt, and Von Langehennig were among the graduates. More...

Lexington Middle School Tennis News

The Lexington Middle School Tennis Team competed at the district tournament May 7, 2011 in Academy. Several district teams were represented including Thorndale, Academy, Florence, and Cameron. More...

LMS Student Council Attends District Convention

The Lexington Middle School Student Council attended the District 14 Texas Association of Student Councils ( TASC) Convention on Wednesday, May 11, 2011. More...

Obituaries

Lydia Emma Bamsch

April 2, 1915 - May 10, 2011

Lydia Emma Mitschke Bamsch was born on April 2, 1915 in Serbin, Texas to Gerhard & Emma ( Wojto Schiwart) Mitschke. She was baptized on April 4, 1915 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Serbin by Rev. H. More...

Eleanor “Ellie” Meta Friedrich

July 9, 1921 - May 13, 2011

Eleanor (Ellie) Meta Schneider Friedrich passed away at St. David’s Hospital in Austin on the evening of Friday, May 13, 2011. She was 89 years of age. Eleanor was a dear and devoted Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother. More...

Earlene “Kay” Jaster Noyes

March 27, 1925 - May 11, 2011

Kay Jaster Noyes, 86, beloved mother, wife, grandmother, member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, top ranked real estate salesperson, passed away on Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at her home in Corpus Christi. More...














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