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October 13, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Five Sentenced in Lee County District Court

Five people were sentenced on October 4, 2011 in the 21st District Court of Lee County, the Honorable Reva Towslee-Corbett presiding. More...

Local Baker Wins Food Show

Kimberly Joosten, owner of Lexington’s Fourth Street Bakery, won two Blue Ribbons and took Best in Show in the Commercial Division of the Central Texas Bakeoff and Food Show last weekend. More...

General Stories

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Lee County hosted a County-Wide Clean Up Day on Saturday, October 8. More...

Outdoor News

By Victor Gonzales, Lee County Game Warden I didn’t check as many bow hunters over the weekend as I would’ve thought, but those contacted stated it was good to get out of the house and hide in the woods. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Banana “Cigars” I made the dessert for company last week because I didn’t have time to prepare the one I originally planned to make. Am I glad, because the one I chose to make was a huge success! More...

Community News

Giddings Library News Corner

The Giddings Public Library continues to offer a wonderful variety of books for our patrons. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

REGULAR MEETING The Lexington City Council will meet in Regular Session on Wednesday, October 12, 2011, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center. Agenda: More...

Clopton Family Reunion

The Clopton Family will host a Reunion on Sunday, October 16, 2011 at the City Park in Lexington. Members of the Clopton Family are invited and encouraged to attend. Please bring a lunch and be ready to reminisce, eat and have lots of fun! More...

Sports

Lady Eagles Deal Yoe Woe

The Lexington Lady Eagles defeated the Cameron Lady Yoe to avenge an earlier defeat and move into playoff position in district play. Lexington defeated the Yoe in three games 25-20, 25- 18, 25-15. More...

Sports Thoughts

I saw this painted on a window: ‘Lady E-gals’. I wish I would have thought of that. The Eagles are in quite a situation. After the loss to Rosebud-Lott, the Eagles need to win out to ensure a playoff spot. More...

Eagles Travel to Franklin

Lexington comes back from its bye week with a full team. All the little nicks and bruises had two weeks to heal and the Eagles psych has had time to heal from the Rosebud-Lott loss. More...

Lexington Police Department 100%

Chief Jerry Bowden reported this week that the Lexington Police Department has been restructured and now employs 100% of the officers needed to protect and defend our town. More...

what’s in the news?

Chocolate Lovers Festival This Saturday The 8th Annual Chocolate Lovers Festival, sponsored by the Lexington Chamber of Commerce, will be held this Saturday, all day on the Square. FOR MORE INFORMATION, SEE SECTION C. More...

Ron Jones Wins 3rd World Championship

Lexington cowboy, Ron Jones, won his 3rd World Championship last month. More...

Come Out to the Lexington Chamber of Commerce’s 8th Annual Chocolate Lovers Festival

Saturday, October 15, 2011 on the Square in Lovely Downtown Lexington

. Chocolate Dash 5K . Gourmet Chocolate Pancake Breakfast . Chocolate Alley . Pie-Eating Contest . Ice Cream Eating Contest . Fear Factor . More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

October 3, 2011 Deputy Carvin ran some cows off the road on FM 1697 near FM 180. A caller reported some donkeys on the road on CR 217; Deputy Skinner and Deputy Ray were unable to locate them. More...

Lexington Police Report

A few items of police activity are noted as follows: Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011 Officer Scott Gaskamp responded to a complaint of theft at the CEFCO Convenience Store on Hwy. 77. Offense report filed. Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011 More...

Photo Wins the Grand Champion Ribbon at Fayette County Fair

This photo of Tyner Bexley, taken by Joely Rodgers, won Grand Champion Picture at the Fayette County Fair. Tyner is the son of Amanda Bexley. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 12 Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m.Lexington City Council – Woodson Community Bldg. - 6 p.m. Thursday, October 13 More...

School

From the Superintendent of Schools

Last week, Lexington students learned about Rachel Scott, the first person to perish at Columbine High School in 1999, through her writings and accounts told by her family and teachers. More...

Lexington Middle School Honor Roll

All A’s 6TH GRADE: Koby Bailey, Gerald Cooper, Brandon Dominy, Heather Exner, Christian Koch, Brittany Krenek, Wesley Sanders, Chelsea Schneider and Clare Siegmund More...

 













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