October 17, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners Approve Resolution for Veterans

Lee County Commissioners’ Court, on Tuesday, unanimously approved a resolution that strongly urges the Texas State Government to provide appropriate funding for treatment for returning Texas Veterans who have suffered the residual, aftereffects More...

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The Lexington Garden Club met at Sharon and Tom Murphy’s home on Thursday, October 10. The speaker was Debbi Harris, a certified Master Gardener and Certified Master Naturalist. More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

October 7, 2013 Deputy Grover was dispatched to Hwy 21 near CR 103. Several motorists reported two horses out in the middle of the road. The horses went into a pasture at 4804 Hwy 21 East. More...

Lexington Police Report

October 11, 2013   More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

It is not quite the same as Daniel in the Lion’s Den (Daniel 6:16 and following), but it is a man of God standing up to the powers that be.  The man is Barry Black and he is Chaplain of the United States Senate. More...

THEY SAID IT

Life Lessons from Hospice Patients

On the Far Side of the Fence   Jeffrey just celebrated his 59th birthday. It turned out to be a day neither he nor his family would ever forget.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Garlan Don Gerdes

June 21, 1947 - October 9, 2013

Garlan Don Gerdes was born on June 21, 1947 in Bryan, Texas to Garwood Jennings & Ruby Lee (Wolz) Gerdes. He graduated from Giddings High School in 1966 and was united in marriage to Sherry Myers on October 8, 2007 in Corpus Christi, Texas.  More...

Elna Minnie Markert

March 25, 1926 - October 8, 2013

Elna Minnie Weiser Markert was born on March 25, 1926 in Lincoln, Texas to Gerhard & Minnie (Sanders) Weiser. She was baptized on April 4, 1926 and confirmed on April 6, 1941 at St. John Lutheran Church in Lincoln by Rev. Reinhard Osthoff.  More...

Sued: Lee County Judge Who Ordered Minor Back into the Home of Registered Sex Offender, Resulting in Rape and Murder

Texas Center for Defense of Life (TCDL) filed a lawsuit in Burleson County Tuesday, October 8, against retired Lee County District Judge Terry Flenniken, for failing to protect a minor by knowingly sending her back into the home of her guardian, who More...

Tanker Truck Catches Fire

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office was called to a tanker truck fire last Wednesday, October 9, at about 8:13 p.m. More...

Lee County Clerk Reminds Voters Photo ID Is Required

Lee County Clerk, Sharon Blasig, reminds voters that photo identification will now be required for voting in person. More...

General Stories

From the Chef’s Corner

Buttermilk Pie   I sure miss my mother-in-law and her pie baking. She left us her legacy of pie recipes.  1 pie crust or Pillsbury refrigerated pie crust 1 stick butter, softened 1 ½ cups sugar 4 TBsp. More...

One Nation Under Fire

As the leading authority on almost everything, I feel it is my duty to inform you that you are dead wrong about your country.  You thought you were living in a democracy, right?  No, you are not. More...

Introducing ‘Dear Crabbie’

She’s the newest advice columnist, willing to answer your questions about love, life, politics, celebrities, current events, and anything in between – a regular know-it-all, whose answers are short and not so sweet. More...

Community News

Dear Editor,

Why attend the H.S. Football Games? If you have a football player, you are there for them. I attend supporting my daughter as a cheerleader. She supports the football players. If you have a member of the band, you support of them. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

I want to encourage everyone to come out to the Square this Saturday to enjoy the Lexington Chamber of Commerce’s Chocolate Lovers Festival! This is a festival that features everyone’s favorite food - chocolate! More...

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On October 3, the Lexington Lions Club met with District Governor Danny Stribling, who was their guest speaker. More...

Sports

Lexington Jars Johnson City

The Lexington Eagles scored more points Friday night than they had all season in defeating the Johnson City Eagles 53-34. This was Lexington’s first win of the 2013 season. More...

Rogers Stops Lady Eagles in 3

Lexington suffered defeat in the first game of the second round of district volleyball play Tuesday night when they lost to Rogers in three games 22-25,20-25, and 23- 25. More...

Sports Thoughts

The Horns played a whale of a game with full effort vs. Oklahoma. I wonder where that effort and execution has been all year? If they had played this way all season long, they would be 6-0. More...


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