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November 10, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Students Host Annual Veterans Day Program

The Lexington High School Student Council will be hosting their annual Veterans Day ceremony at Eagle Stadium on Friday, November 11, beginning at 10 a.m. More...

Photo

Kogan Garrett won the Texas High School Player of the Week for week four, sponsored by Rockdale Country Ford and Ford Motor Company. More...

General Stories

International Quilters Visit Quilting Angels

During the last week, ten bus loads of quilters traveled from the International Quilt Festival in Houston to Central Texas. More...

Outdoor News

November 7, 2011 My 25th opening weekend of deer season came to an end on Sunday evening and while not as memorable as years past, it was nonetheless noteworthy and most of all, safe. More...

One Good Chair

My bedroom also doubles as my office. We do have an actual office in our house, but my husband’s computer menagerie has been procreating, it seems. He collects computer parts and peripherals like some people collect stamps or coins. More...

Community Calendar

United Methodist Women News

Lexington/Blue United Methodist Women attended the West District UMW Fall Festival in Caldwell recently and participated in the entertaining and instructive fashion show in which units demonstrated commitment to the environment by making costumes of More...

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 9, 2011 Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m.Lexington City Council Meeting – Woodson Bldg. - 6 p.m. Thursday, November 10, 2011 More...

School

2011 Lexington School District Red Ribbon Week

The Lexington Independent School District celebrated Red Ribbon Week Friday, October 21, 2011 – Friday, October 28, 2011. More...

Obituaries

Louis Edwin Malke

February 7, 1926 - November 4, 2011

Mr. Malke passed away the afternoon of Friday, November 4, 2011 at his home in Giddings. Louis Edwin Malke was born on February 7, 1926 in Northrup, Texas to Gustav & Esther (Biebas) Malke. More...

Janice Jackson Michalk

July 6, 1945 - November 4, 2011

Janice Mae Jackson Michalk was born on July 6, 1945 in Richland, Navarro County, Texas to Horace & Ruth ( Bosley) Jackson. She was baptized and attended church at the First Baptist Church in Richland and was married there on April 12, 1968 to E. More...

Karen Kay Mitschke

March 11, 1942 - November 6, 2011

Funeral services for Karen Mitschke, 69 of Giddings, are pending at this time. Karen passed away at her home the morning of Sunday, November 6, 2011. More...

Second House Fire for Lexington in Less than Ten Days

Monday evening, the Lexington Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to the second house fire in less than ten days. More...

Tragic Death of Twin Brothers in Accident

Two Giddings men, twin brothers Ronald Charles and Donald Wayne Hentschel, died in a one-car rollover accident in Bastrop County Wednesday afternoon, November 2, shortly before 4 p.m. More...

Eagles Win District!

Giddings Enters Playoffs Too

The Lexington Eagles won District last Friday night as they defeated their rival, Rogers, in a 35-22 victory. The score finalized the number one spot on the 12-2A District roster. More...

Two Giddings Women Sentenced in District Court

Stephanie Cornett Sims Payton and Caroline Jeanette Sheppard, both from Giddings, were sentenced in the 21st District Court on November 1, 2011, with the Honorable Reva Towslee-Corbett presiding. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

The Lexington City Council will meet in Regular Session on Wednesday, November 9th, 2011, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center. Their agenda includes the following: 1. Call meeting to order. 2. Welcome guests. 3. Citizen input. 4. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

October 31, 2011 Deputy Khan was dispatched to FM 141 @ CR 430 after several motorists called and reported that cows were out on the roadway. The cows were located and removed from the road. More...

Lexington Police Report

Hello again from your Chief. Your Police Officers have been very busy with continuing training and patrol. Several incidents and offenses have been reported and investigated and some investigations are still underway. More...

Community News

Giddings Library News Corner

The Giddings Public Library has many good books for the pleasure of our readers. 10th Anniversary by James Patterson tells us about detective Lindsay Boxer and how she finally gets married. More...

Authors to be featured at Lexington Log Cabins’ Membership Meeting

Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 2:00 p.m., the Lexington Log Cabins and Heritage Center will host the quarterly membership meeting. More...

Photo

Lexington’s Alyssa Dussetschleger placed 49th out of 155 competitors in the Regional Cross Country meet on what was described as a new and very difficult course. More...

Sports

Lexington #1 !

Lexington defeated Rogers 35- 22 to claim the #1 spot from District 12-2A in a mighty battle Friday night. The win gives Lexington a bye in the first round of the playoffs. Rogers will play Axtell in McGregor in their first game of the playoffs. More...

Giddings Falls to Navasota

Giddings stepped out to a 16-6 halftime lead over the Navasota Rattlers only to see it disappear, much like Texas A&M does. More...

Sports Thoughts

Congratulations to the Eagles on their rebound from the Rosebud- Lott disaster to the district championship. They have to keep the RL game on their minds, because everybody is good in the playoffs. The bad teams are playing basketball. More...

 













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