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July 28, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Three People Sentenced in District Court

Three people were sentenced in District Court held July 19, with the Honorable Terry Flenniken presiding. Luis Vega Resendez, 50 from Palmetto, Florida, was sentenced to 730 days confinement in the Texas Dept. More...

General Stories

Local Educators Attend 82nd Annual Convention

Local educators joined more than 800 key women educators from throughout the state for the 82nd Annual Convention of the Texas State Organization of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International in McAllen, June 23- 25. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

I am pleased to let our residents know that the Police Department building has received a new roof, something it has needed for some time. More...

New Roof For Police Department

Contractors were busy removing the old roof on the Police Department last Tuesday afternoon. The City Council voted recently to have the building’s roof replaced. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, July 27 Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. More...

Sports

Robertson and Jatzlau Honored

Courtney Roberson and Hailey Jatzlau were honored by being selected Honorable Mention All- State by the Texas Association of Sportswriters Association/Collin Street Bakery. The two were cornerstones of the Lady Eagles softball team this past season. More...

Poor Youngsters

An article in the Austin American this past week said something needs to be done about all the summer camps, select baseball, volleyball, and softball teams. More...

School Sports Start

Lexington athletes will start their ‘fall’ practices on August 1st. Football, volleyball, and cross country will start their practices. More...

County Business Progresses

During the Regular meeting of the Lee County Commissioners on Monday, the Texas Association of Counties presented to Lindy Krause, Lee County Treasurer, the Making a Difference Award. More...

Photo

The children at Lexington United Methodist Church are seen after celebrating with water-hose rain and umbrellas following their completion of a twelve week study about Noah and the ark. More...

Chance Sherrill in All-Star Game

Chance Sherrill experienced something this week that was a once- in- a- lifetime event. He joined an elite group of 66 athletes from across the state that were selected to play in the annual Texas High School Coaches Association game. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

July 18, 2011 Deputy Kahn was dispatched to a minor accident on Hwy 77 in Lexington. A motorist reported hitting a deer that was on the highway and knocked out her headlight. More...

Community News

A Happy Ending-No Bull

On July 21, 2011 the Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a call in reference to a Bull that had fallen into a culvert across from Starvin Marvin’s on F.M. 141. More...

Photo

Inspectors were on hand – or “on the tower”, as it were – last Tuesday afternoon in Lexington. Their mission: to inspect the water tower! More...

Giddings Library News Corner

THERE IS A NEW SHIPMENT OF BOOKS EVERY MONTH.

Come by the Giddings Public Library and browse through our donated books. More...

Obituaries

Ludwig Henry Richter

January 31, 1927 - July 18, 2011

Mr. Richter passed away on Monday, July 18, 2011 at his home in Fedor. More...

William (Buddy) Emmitt Stamport

August 26, 1937 - July 18, 2011

Buddy was born on August 26, 1937 in Lexington to Wheeler and Gladys Stamport. He passed away peacefully at home on July 18, 2011, at the age of 73 years, 10 months, 3 weeks, and 1 day with his family by his side. More...

 













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