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August 16, 2012 RSS feed / Community News

Grandma’s Brag!

Evelyn, Wade Allen and Marie Johnson Parents are Wade and Courtney Johnson of Katy,Texas. Grandparents are John and Janie Johnson of Lexington, Chris Cowan from Katy and Mike and Joy Cowan from Galveston More...

Lexington Log Cabins and Heritage Center

The members of Lexington Log Cabins and Heritage Center enjoyed hearing from Linda Conn Sunday afternoon, August 12. More...

4-H Summer Workshops

Lee County 4-H hosted a two-day workshop last week providing information and training for water bath canning and making rag quilts. More...

4H Kick-Off Meeting & Awards Program

The 2012-2013 4-H Kick-Off Meeting and Awards Program will be held on Sunday, August 26, at 2 pm, on the grounds of the Lincoln Community Center in Lincoln. More...

RED HATS ON THE TOWN - HWY 77

The local Red Hat Society spent the morning one day last week visiting local businesses on Hwy 77 in Lexington. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Texas Word Wrangler Book Festival 2012

The Giddings Public Library will be celebrating the Texas Word Wrangler Book Festival 2012 on Friday, September 14, 2012. Come and join us to meet the authors in person. More...

Blinn program offers alternative teaching certification for Fall Courses

Laura Pevoto got her first exposure to special education classes as a substitute teacher. Thanks to the TEACH (Teacher Education Alternative Certification Host) program at Blinn College, she was able to turn that experience into a full-time career. More...

Grazing Workshop Deadline Here

Ranchers and landowners interested in learning about improving their cattle operation and profitability will want to register by Aug. More...

Recess on the River

Combined Community Action is hosting its 9th Annual “Recess on the River” Fundraiser. All funds raised will benefit the Meals on Wheels program and the senior citizens of area communities that benefit from this MOW. More...

Volunteers Needed!

Yes, it’s August, temperatures are in the 100’s and . . . it’s time to plant poinsettias! Poinsettia planting is an annual event at Down Home Ranch, something that many Ranchers, staff and volunteers team together to get done. More...

LCTS 4-H Fall Playday Series

The Lee County Texas Stars 4-H Horse Club will kick off its fall playday series on August 25th at the American Legion Memorial Arena in Lexington. More...

Engagement Announcement

Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Willrich, Sr. of Lexington, Texas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Ronnie Willrich, Jr., to Cassandra Elizabeth-May Tice, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Randell Tice of Pampa, Texas. More...

Fayette County Country Music to feature Baker Children

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their monthly Opry on Monday, August 20, 2012 at the KC Hall in La Grange. The show starts at 7:30 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M. This month we are featuring: More...

YELL PRACTICE HUGE SUCCESS FOR TRI-COUNTY AREA

Tri-County Aggie Moms hosted the first Fightin’ Texas Aggie Yell Practice and brought smiles to everyone in attendance. More...

Giddings resident in Blinn’s 50th vocational nursing class

Program among the most challenging Blinn College offers!

Giddings resident Cameron Jurk was one of 14 Blinn College vocational nursing students to graduate during the program’s 50th pinning ceremony recently in the Dr. W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts Center. More...

Large, Long Trucks Have Trouble!

Last Wednesday, two large trucks 127-feet long, were routed by the state through Lexington along FM 112 and the Rockdale Street intersection. More...

Photo

Davie, Autumn, Heather and Rachel from Girl Scout Troop 2301 made Dr. McArthur’s day when they presented her with a beautiful Lexington Eagle Candy Dish for her office last Thursday. More...

Historic Highways Initiative

As the first step on an exciting journey to identify, designate, and promote the historic highways of Texas, the Texas Historical Commission (THC) has contracted with the Austin consulting firm of Hardy-Heck-Moore to begin surveying the Texas route o More...














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