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March 14, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Lexington adds local flavor to antique shows

Shoppers from all over Texas know that this part of Texas is the place to go in the spring for antiques. More...

Poster Contest Receives Record Number of Entries

The annual Poster Contest for the Lee County Junior Livestock Show received a huge response this year with over 575 entries received. The Livestock Show is March 20 - 24. More...

General Stories

2012 Texas Top Ten Most Stolen Vehicles

Pickups are not only popular among Texas drivers, they are also top targets for Texas vehicle thieves! The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has released its final MVT19 report on the top vehicles reported stolen in Texas during 2012. More...

Lexington’s March sales tax rebate shows increase

The City of Lexington will get a check for $14,013.82 for its share of sales taxes collected in January and reported in February. This is according to information released by the state comptroller’s office last week. More...

Home Country

Do you feel that itch coming on? It’s time, you know. See the kids out flying kites? That’s a sign. See little green bladelets in the lawn. That’s a sign, too. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.mStory Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.. Thursday, March 14, 2013 More...

School

Lexington Middle School Honor Roll

All A’s & B’s More...

Photos

3rd – 5th Grade - First Place by Laaci Marburger More...

Sports

Scores

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Lady Eagles Blast Jarrell 13-3

The Lady Eagles opened the 2013 district race with a 13-3 win over Jarrell Tuesday night, March 5. The Lady Eagles used the twohit pitching of Courtney Robertson and the big bats of Tayllor Lagrone and Meghann Wrinkle for the win. More...

Baseball in Short Horn Territory

The Eagles had an unpleasant weekend in Schulenburg. The Eagles had their moments, but they were few and far between, as they suffered losses to Smithville, Columbus, and Port Lavaca. More...

LISD School Board Elections May Produce Sparks

Incumbents Un-Challenged in City Election

The Lexington ISD School Board Elections may produce some sparks this spring as five people vie for two positions, while the three incumbent Lexington City Council members whose terms expire this year are unchallenged in their quest for re-election. More...

Organ and Brown Nominated to Fill Unexpired Term

Lexington’s Mike Organ and Tim Brown have been nominated to fill the unexpired term of Ron Jones on the Lee County Appraisal Board. More...

Pieratt’s Pharmacy Delivers to Lexington

Pieratt’s Pharmacy in Giddings is now delivering prescriptions to the St. Joseph Lexington Family Medicine Clinic, replacing Medicine Chest. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

March 4, 2013 More...

Lexington Police Report

March 2, 2013 More...

Community News

From the Mayor’s Desk

It’s that time of year again! April is our Annual Clean Up Month, so, beginning April 1, the City will provide dumpsters to help everyone clean up! See the notice in today’s paper. More...

Lexington EMS Fundraiser

The Lexington EMS will host their Annual Fundraiser this Friday night at the Lexington Elementary School Cafetorium. The show begins at 7 p.m. and tickets are available in advance from any Lexington EMS member. More...

Four Sentenced in District Court

Four people were sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County on Thursday, March 7, 2013. The Honorable Judges Reva Towslee-Corbett and Carson Campbell presided. More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

We have been told, over and over, that we now live in a secular nation. That means, we do not configure our lives according to God, but by some other standards. More...

THEY SAID IT

(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

He’s the Rock of Gebraltar Mr. Stanley was one of those men I just couldn’t call by his first name. Yep, Stanley was his last name. Hard-working. Dignified. Even with dementia, he oozed respectability. More...

Focus on the Family

Husband Unsure How to Handle Wife’s Postpartum Depression

Q: We were overjoyed when our daughter was born, but since that time my wife has slipped into a pit of depression. She’s uncommunicative and completely uninterested in romance. This is taking a toll on our marriage. Help! More...

Obituaries

Louis Paul Lehmann

August 31, 1920 - March 5, 2013

Funeral services for Louis Lehmann, 92 of Warda, Texas, were held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, March 8, 2013 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Warda with Rev. Dennis Tegtmeier officiating. More...

Laura Agnes Mittasch

May 25, 1923 - March 7, 2013

Funeral services for Laura Mittasch, 89 of Giddings, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Robert Tiner officiating. Burial immediately followed in the Giddings Memorial Park. Mrs. More...

Annie Emma Seeman

April 2, 1920 - March 6, 2013

Funeral services for Annie Seeman, 92 of Giddings, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 11, 2013 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Robert Tiner officiating. Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery. Mrs. More...

 













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