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October 11, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Lexington Man Given Six Years

A Lexington man was sentenced to six years in prison for indecency with a child. He was one of six people sentenced in the 21st District Court of Lee County, the Honorable Reva Towslee-Corbet presiding. More...

General Stories

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The Arlisle Troup is just one of many acts that travel with the C & M Circus, which is coming to Lexington on Sunday, October 14. There will be two shows, one at 2 p.m and another at 4:30. More...

A Science Family

Some families are sports families. Sports families revolve around their favorite teams. Vacations are planned around the teams’ schedules. Weekends are devoted to the planning for and watching of the games. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Chicken Molé

Mexican cuisine offers a wide variety of colorful and spicy main dishes. Whether it be authentic Mexican or Tex-Mex, each dish is part of a unique style of cooking that originated south of the border. More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

I like Lexington, for a lot of reasons, many of which I have already shared. Here’s one more. In our town, a lot of folks still pay their bills in person. A wonderful habit, with multiple benefits besides reducing the debt. Here are just a few. More...

THEY SAID IT

(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

He is Such a Fine Man Ever been fooled by a first impression? Ever found out that what you heard about so-and-so was, well, less than accurate? More...

Sports

Buffs Cruise by Hornets

Giddings beat Caldwell 42-22 in an unimpressive football game Friday night. Giddings scored often early in the game and then cruised to the end of the game. More...

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Homecoming 2012

Eagles Host Johnson City

A new opponent will be Lexington’s foe in the 2012 homecoming game. The Johnson City Eagles will be playing Lexington for the first time ever. JC is 2-4 for the season with victories over Class A teams Medina and Center Point. More...

Interpol Murder Suspect Found In Lee County

An El Salvador man, wanted in his country for murder, organized crime and extortion, was turned over to officers with the U.S. More...

Woman Arrested for Defrauding the Public

Ommaney Smith, who organized the 2011 Cowboy Boot Stampede for a Cure in Bastrop County, is suspected of embezzling the money raised for the event, which took place on October 1, 2011, and had numerous participants from around Lee, Bastrop and surrou More...

Circus is Coming to Town!

The M & C Circus will be in Lexington this Sunday at the City Park. Shows are at 2 and 4:30. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

October 1, 2012 A complainant reported that someone knocked down his metal fence posts on CR 302. Deputy York met with the complainant in Lexington. More...

Lexington Police Report

October 1, 2012 Officer Nurse was dispatched to a burglar alarm call in the 200 Blk of Rockdale St. Officer Nurse checked all exterior doors and windows and found building to be secure. More...

Community News

Outdoor News

One of the issues facing bow hunters this fall is the amount of dove weed and ragweed. Dove weed is averaging 3 to 4 feet in height in some places and ragweed is averaging 8 to 12 feet in height at others. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

The cool weather was a welcomed change for me. I hope it was for you too. Fall is a season that not only brings change in the weather, but also brings change in our routines. The new school year has finished its first six weeks for the students. More...

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 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. More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

On behalf of the Lexington ISD students, staff and Board of Trustees, I want to express my appreciation to the many individuals and organizations who have donated, either anonymously or through my office, to our students and our classrooms. More...

Lexington Middle School Honor Roll

All A & B’s More...














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