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November 22, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

A Message of Thanksgiving

As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving with our loved ones in the coming days, I am again reminded of the reasons I love Texas and her people, and why I am so proud to call the Lone Star State home. More...

Photo

Candace Walch was sworn in as Lee County Justice of the Peace, Precinct 3, last Monday morning at the Courthouse. More...

General Stories

Pondering Kitchen Cabinets

I needed a new kitchen floor. That’s how it started. More...

Home Country

Sometimes it’s good to just walk around slowly and quietly and look and think. This morning was one of those times. I didn’t get mildly out of breath the way Doc wanted me to, but just strolled comfortably. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Apple Butter Pumpkin Pie

It’s the time of year to try cold weather flavors in the kitchen. Try this recipe for the holidays. It is guaranteed to please both apple and pumpkin lovers. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 21, 2012Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. More...

Church

THEY SAID IT

(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

I Just Have a Good Boss More...

Thanksgiving

“Whereas it is the duty of all More...

Obituaries

Hector Alvarez Hernandez

April26,1979-November13,2012

Funeral services for Hector Alvarez Hernandez, 33 of Giddings, were held on Friday, November 16, 2012 at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Giddings with Father James Olnhausen officiating. Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery. More...

Donald Arthur Schuhmann

April 12, 1934 - November 13, 2012

Donald Arthur Schuhmann was born onApril 12, 1934 in Giddings, Texas to Edwin Arthur & Carolina Mathilde (Neitsch) Schuhmann. He was baptized on April 29, 1934 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings by Rev. G.W. More...

Billy Lad Zwernemann

July 5, 1946 - November 12, 2012

Billy Lad Zwernemann was born on July 5, 1946 in Brenham, Texas to Winslow “W.L.” & Sidonia (Leitko) Zwernemann. More...

Lee County Coats for Kids Drive

Michelle Lockhart, owner of My Friend’s House Day School in Lexington, has partnered with Zoch’s Laundry and Washateria in Giddings, along with Lexington Elementary School, Giddings Elementary School and Dime Box Elementary School, to col More...

Bill Dowdy Inducted into Gatesville Country Music Hall of Fame

Not only was Lexington’s Bill Dowdy the featured entertainer at last Friday night’s Gatesville Country Music Show, but he was one of three local talents inducted into the Gatesville Country Music Hall of Fame. More...

Lee County Blue Santa Accepting Donations

The Lee County Sheriff’s Department has been giving gifts to children for 30 years and, with your help, they will be able to help needy children have a brighter Christmas. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

November 12, 2012 While on patrol Deputy Skinner spotted a small fire on FM 141 and CR 430. The Dime Box Fire Department was dispatched. The fire was a controlled burn. More...

Lexington Police Report

November 12, 2012 More...

Community News

From the Mayor’s Desk

May you all have a blessed Thanksgiving, filled with good food, great fellowship and tons of memories! Be safe! More...

Outdoor News

November 19, 2012

Several citations were written this past week in which each situation could’ve been avoided. Hunters must be aware of their surroundings and, above all else, seek and receive permission from the landowner or their agent. More...

Peterson Earns Credential

Denise Peterson, LPC-S, of Lexington, earned the prestigious Registered Play Therapist- Supervisor credential conferred by the Association for Play Therapy (APT), according to its executive director Bill Burns. More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

At Lexington ISD we strive to create supportive learning environments where our students thrive and graduate successful, confident, creative, critical thinkers who are guided by a strong value system and contribute to their community and the world. More...

Sports

Eagles to Face Poth in Area

The Lexington Eagles will play Poth at Bob Shelton Stadium on the Hays Consolidated campus between Kyle and Buda Friday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. The Pirates finished second in District 15- 2ADII. More...

Lady Eagle Volleyball Honors

Johna Alford, Karsen Ross, and Coach Amanda Player were honored by District 22AA volleyball coaches in the voting held after the close of the season. More...

Sports Thoughts

In looking over the all-district picks for volleyball, it seems to me that some of the Lexington girls got a bad deal by the coaches voting. More...

 













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