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September 5, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Benefit for Robert Mack

A benefit for long-time city employee and Lexington Volunteer Fire Fighter, Robert Mack, is being organized by many of his friends and family. More...

Five Sentenced in District Court

Five people were sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County last Thursday. The Honorable Judge Reva Towslee- Corbet presided over the sentencing. More...

General Stories

New Traffic, Criminal Laws Take Effect Sept. 1

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today highlighted notable traffic and criminal laws that go into effect on Sept. 1, 2013. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Garden Veggie Lasagna

I think I’m on my way to becoming a vegetarian. Try this recipe and you’ll see why. It is delicious! More...

One Nation Under Fire

Apparently many people in our country have short memories. At least it seems that way when I hear this kind of comment. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m.Story Time @ Giddings Public Library10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Thursday, September 5, 2013 More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

Every time a Christian makes a statement disagreeing with the conclusions of science, he or she is almost automatically dismissed as being old-fashioned, ignorant, or just out of it. However, I am willing to risk it in order to ask you a question. More...

Sports

Eagle Comeback Falls Short

Lexington scored on the last play of regulation time to close to 35-34 Friday night. However, Lexington missed the PAT kick that would have tied the game. More...

Lady Eagles Bump Lady Lions

Lexington improved to 3-7 for the 2013 volleyball season, with a three game win over the Lady Lions of Fayetteville. Lexington won 25-20, 25-7, and 25-12. This was a one game affair since Fayetteville did not have enough for a JV. More...

Eagles Try Yoe as Foe

Lexington travels to Cameron Friday night to test the defending state champion Yoemen. The Yoe were victors last Friday over Waco Connally, 37-34. The Yoe victory was a comeback-type, winning on a touchdown late in the game. More...

State Considers Turning Roadways Over to Local Authorities

Lee County Judge Paul Fischer is less than enthused at the prospect of the Texas Department of Transportation transferring the upkeep and financial responsibility for some roadways that are currently designated as state highways, but serve a local ro More...

Meet This Year’s LHS Varsity Cheerleaders

Left to right, standing: Kennedee Herklotz, Chelsye Hammond, Emily Gregg, Sara McManus, Alyssa Mireles, and Caitlyn Sherrill. Sitting: Shayna Jacobs, Allyson Biehle, and Kristen Boettcher. More...

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards for 2013

Kristen Boettcher, Madison Bexley and Corey Strain, all students in LISD, were the recipients of the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards for the 2013 summer session. These students were selected for their potential as future leaders. More...

Police

Sheriff’s Report

August 26, 2013 A caller stated that there were two pit bulls on his property on CR 304 that were not his. Deputy Ray spoke with the complainant. More...

Lexington Police Report

August 26, 2013 Cpt. Wooldridge and Chief Yarbrough were dispatched to an alarm call in the 9300 blk of Hwy 77 N. More...

Community News

More Pictures from “Meet the Teachers Night” at the elementary school. last week.

Mrs Robertson welcomes her first graders. Mrs. Wolf talks to Joshua and his Mom. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

I want each of you to know how honored I am to serve as your Mayor. More...

Photo

Jaydon Thomas is making his “silly face” for his first day of school at Lexington Elementary. His mom, Jennifer Thomas, who works at the Lexington City Office, sent this picture in. More...

Obituaries

Jimmie William Pohorelsky Sr.

October 3, 1923 - September 1, 2013

Jimmie William Pohorelsky, Sr. was born on October 3, 1923 in Caldwell, Texas to Tom and Annie Pohorelsky. He married the former Milady Cepcar, and their union was later blessed with two sons. He served during World War II in the U.S. Army. More...

James Dudley Wheeler

February 12, 1940 -August 30, 2013

James Dudley Wheeler, formerly of Paige, Texas, was born on February 12, 1940 in Pleasant Hill, Louisiana to James Arthur and Pauline E. (McClabb) Wheeler. Mr. More...

Carol Wuthrich

September 10, 1926 – August 28, 2013

Carol Wuthrich, 86 of Lexington, passed away the morning of Wednesday, August 28, 2013 in Bastrop, Texas at the Silver Pines Nursing Facility, where she lived for the past six months. More...

 













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