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October 4, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Giddings Residents Sentenced in District Court

Four people, all from Giddings, were sentenced in the 21st District Judicial Court of Lee County last Thursday, September 27, with the Honorable Terry Flenniken presiding. More...

General Stories

From the Chef’s Corner

Frozen Mocha Squares

If you are a coffee buff like my wife, and have a love of chocolate like most people do, try this recipe. It is delicious! More...

Outzkirts

Full Story

My 700th

This is my 700th column. Yes, I number them for no other reason than they are easier to find on my computer. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 3Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m.Chess Night at 40 Acre Wood - Downtown Lexington 7 - 9 p.m. More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

I have discovered a new author/friend, Marilyn Robinson. She has some very interesting things to say. Recently, I read these startling words of hers about prayer: More...

THEY SAID IT

(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

Just Don’t Abandon Me More...

Obituaries

Charles Edward Heller

August14,1946-September25,2012

Funeral services for Charles Heller, 66 of Lexington, were held on Thursday, September 27, 2012 at the Holy Family Catholic Church in Lexington with Father Anthony Alphonse officiating. Burial followed in the Lexington Cemetery. Mr. More...

Charles Larry Reese

May3,1951-September24,2012

Funeral services for Larry Reese, 61 of Lexington, were held on Friday, September 28, 2012 at the Lexington Cemetery with Rev. Lance Richards officiating. Mr. Reese passed away on Monday, September 24, 2012 at his home in Lexington. More...

Bernice Orine Stiewert

June19,1930-September28,2012

Bernice Orine Eschberger Stiewert, 82, passed on September 28, 2012 in Houston, TX. More...

JP Candidate Milburn Ends His Fight

Donnie Milburn announced in August that he intended to run for Justice of the Peace Pct. 3 as an independent candidate. More...

Circus Coming to Lexington!

Thanks to the sponsorship of The Lexington Chamber of Commerce, Culpepper & Merriweather Circus, America’s Favorite Big Top Circus is coming to Lexington, Texas on Sunday, October 14th at The Lexington City Park with two scheduled performan More...

Photo

Above is the community breast cancer awareness photo taken on the Giddings High School football field last week. 100 people from Lee and Fayette Counties participated in the photo event. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

September 24, 2012 A caller reported that a vehicle was parked in the turn lane on FM 696 W near the mine entrance. Deputy Rudolph was dispatched to the location and spoke to the driver. More...

Lexington Police Report

September 23, 2012 Officer Nurse was dispatched to a dog at large call on Yegua St. Dog was located, impounded, and later released to the owner. Officer Nurse was dispatched to a disturbance call in the 300 blk of First St. More...

Community News

Dear Editor

Dear Editor: I wanted to pass on something very special that happened last Friday. I’m active duty Army and stationed at Fort Hood. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

The Lexington City Council met in a special meeting on Wednesday, September 26th, 2012, at 5:30 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center, 631 N. Rockdale, Lexington, Texas. More...

It’s a Boy!

Darrell Lee Nail, IV

Born to Samantha and Darrell Lee Nail on September 7, 2012 at St. David’s Hospital in Austin, weighing 6 lbs. 15 oz. and measuring 20.5”. Proud grandparents are Beverly and Paul Russo and Jennifer and Darrell Nail. More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

Fall is in the air as our secondary students begin the second six weeks of school and our elementary students enter the last three weeks of their nine-week grading period. More...

Sports

Lexington Jolts Jarrell 44-7

Lexington had little trouble doing anything Friday night except kicking extra points. The Eagles scored early and often. The Eagles rushed for 232 yards and passed for 272 yards in their balanced attack. More...

Lady Eagles Loot Rosebud- Lott

Lexington’s Lady Eagles remained undefeated in District 22- AA with a dominating three game match win over Rosebud-Lott. Lexington won the three games 25-8, 25-9, 25-5. More...

Lady Eagles Fall

But Still Hanging on to First Place

The Lady Eagles lost their first district volleyball game Friday in Jarrell, losing in five games. Lexington still maintains first place, alone, in the district race. More...














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