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August 11, 2011 RSS feed / General Stories

Home Country

“You’re awfully quiet this morning, Steve,” Dud said to his buddy, the cowboy with the haystack mustache. “No sleep,” Steve mumbled, his chin propped on his hands. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

The Texas Word Wrangler Book Festival, 2011 will be held on September 9, 2011 at the Giddings Public Library beginning at 10:00 A.M. This article features some of our authors who will be present on that day. More...

Summer Reader’s Guild Celebration

Used bookstore 40 Acre Wood in Lexington announced this week that they will be hosting an End of Summer Celebration to be held on Sunday, August 14 at 5 p.m. at the store, which is located at 521 Third Street on the Square. More...

Meet the Families of Our New Police Officers

Clarence Yarbrough is seen with his wife, Aleshue, and his 9 month old daughter, Sheli. The Yarbroughs have three more daughters, not pictured. More...

Focus on the Family

In Wake Of Infidelity, Wife Must Learn To Trust Again

Q: My husband had an affair and we’re now in counseling trying to work things out. How do I ever really know if he will do it again? More...

Camp Swift Fire Burns Nearly 1000 Acres

Texas Military Forces continue to assist Texas Forest Service and local fire departments in fighting brush fires at Camp Swift that started Friday afternoon, involving nearly 1,000 acres of brush land on the training area. More...

Road Trip Conversation

I love road trips. On road trips, my husband is forced to talk to me. He would say he liked it too, if he’d just put down the remote and thought about it. Our most recent road trip was a ten-hour adventure which made conversation a necessity. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Turkey Parmesan

This summer has been extremely hotter than ordinary. It is hard to get motivated into doing any kind of food preparations for the family when the temperatures are over a hundred degrees. More...

.Grandma’s Brag

Isabelle Holland, daughter of Craig and Anne-Maree Holland of London, England and Samuel Rexroat, son of Jodie and Jeremy Rexroat of Maypearl, Texas. Proud grandparents are Gary and Trudy Holland of Lexington. More...

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THEY SAID IT

(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

“I Can’t Wait to Get There” Barbara was in her 90’s with an active mind and a huge heart. She was forced to trade her walker for a wheelchair and was often in a great deal of pain. More...

A Hard Week for Lexington VFD

Last week was a horrible week for local volunteer fire departments, including Lexington’s. More...

 













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