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December 1, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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The Lexington American Legion Auxiliary held their Annual Christmas Bazaar last Saturday. More...

General Stories

Capital Farm Credit Announces Cash Distribution to Customers

The Capital Farm Credit Board of Directors approved a $ 50 million cash distribution by retiring a portion of previouslyallocated equities which was recently paid. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Layered Spinach- Lettuce Salad 2 pkg. fresh baby spinach, torn into bite-size pieces1 small head of iceberg lettuce, torn into bite-size pieces½ cup chopped celery1 box frozen green peas10 green onions, chopped6 hard boiled eggs, sliced1 lb. More...

Country Music Monday

It’s the time of the year to open you hearts and ears to the music of Christmas. Country Music Monday hosts a must hear program on Monday, December 5th at the GHS Cafetorium, on Highway 77 North of Giddings. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 30, 2011Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. More...

Sports

Eagles Scratch Lions 2nd Time

Lexington defeated Franklin 23- 13 Friday night at A& M Consolidated High School field. This is the second time this season the Eagles have beaten the Lions. More...

Sports Thoughts

Jimmy Terrell and Amanda Dowdy have played their last college games in their respective sports. Amanda plans on going out of the United States to play professionally as soon as college is over in December. More...

Eagles Face Arp

Lexington will face the Arp Tigers for the Region III championship Friday night at Waco ISD Stadium. Game time will be 7:30. The Tigers record is 10-2 for the 2011 season. The two losses came to Daingerfield 32-26 and Gladewater 21-13. More...

Burn Ban Lifted After Much Needed Rain

The Lee County Commissioners voted to lift the Burn Ban Monday morning, thanks to the recent rainfall the area has enjoyed. The majority of the Volunteer Fire Departments in Lee County agreed to lift the ban. More...

Pioneer Festival of Lights Scheduled in Lexington

The Annual Pioneer Festival of Lights, sponsored by the Lexington Log Cabins and Heritage Center, along with Round Top State Bank, will be held Saturday, December 3, at the Lexington Log Cabins. More...

County Votes on Collecting for Courthouse Delays

On Monday, the Lee County Commissioners Court discussed collecting liquidated damages from SCS Contracting, a firm that has been working on the Lee County Courthouse foundation repair project since February of this year. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

November 21, 2011 Deputy Khan spoke to a complainant regarding problems she was having with her soon to be ex- husband. When she returned home, she found things out of place and wanted it on file. More...

Lexington Police Report

We hope all our citizens enjoyed a Happy Thanksgiving!! 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

Delta Kappa Gamma Society Holds Meeting

The Gamma Omega Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society met on Saturday, November 12, 2011 in the Fellowship Hall of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Phillipsburg, Texas with 65 members present. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

by Robert Willrich, Sr.

It’s hard to believe that Christmas is already almost here! With that in mind, I want to encourage everyone to go to the Cabins this Saturday evening to enjoy a night of good food, great entertainment and photo opportunities with Santa! More...

6th Annual Buddy Oney Toy Run

The 6th Annual “Buddy Oney” Toy Run will be held on December 3, 2011. The proceeds from this year’s toy run will be distributed to Milam County needy children. More...

Obituaries

James “Jim” E. Davis

Sept. 15, 1935 - Nov. 23, 2011

Funeral services for Ret. Lt. Col. James “Jim” Davis, 76 of Austin, Texas and formerly of Blue, Texas, are scheduled for 2: 00 p. m. More...














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