October 17, 2013 RSS feed / Community News

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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...

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

Elvis Impersonator Featured at Fayette County Opry

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host a tribute to the late and great ELVIS PRESLEY on Monday, October 21, 2013 at the KC Hall in La Grange. The show starts at 7:30 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M. Admission is only $5.00.   More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Grandparents are:Alan and Cheryl Richardson of LexingtonAndy and Melba Owens of RockdaleGlenn and Caroline Noack of Giddings More...

Scenes from last year’s Festival....................

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Chocolate Lovers Festival

Cake Winners in 2006 More...

Chocolate Fun Fact

Chocolate is technically responsible for the microwave.  More...

Dark Chocolate and Cocoa for Diabetic Health

Dark chocolate has been the topic of large amounts of health research and studies as of late. More...

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Isaiah Washington, a member of the Lexington Webelo Scouts, who are having their annual popcorn sale, made his first sale of the day to Willie Taylor in Lexington. More...

Lexington Garden Club

The Lexington Garden Club met at Sharon and Tom Murphy’s home on Thursday, October 10. The program was done by Debbie Harris, (seen below, in the center) a certified Master Gardener and Certified Master Naturalist. 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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Atmos Energy donated $500 to the Lexington Volunteer Fire Department recently. A representative from the company is seen with LVFD firefighters Allen Retzlaff and Chief Donnie Milburn. More...

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  New officers have been elected for the Lexington Senior Citizens’ Center, located across from the Square in downtown Lexington. More...

The Making Of Chocolate

When the picked, scooped, fermented, dried and inspected beans finally arrive to the chocolate making factories, the final art of making chocolate begins; a process comparable to the skill and finesse of the world’s greatest chefs.  Basica More...

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Above are the Creative Cups for the Cause art bra contest winners. The winners were announced on October 8, 2013 during the Pink Ribbon Affair held in Giddings. More...

What Flavor or Type of Chocolate Do You Like?

The website www.allthingsnewengland.com says, “The chocolate flavor you prefer reveals your core personality.”

If you like Milk Chocolate ...You are a kid at heart ! There’s an innocenceabout you that others adore. You are verynostalgic, but have tendency to live too muchin the past. More...

Scientists Prove Chocolate ‘Better Than Being in Love’

The Ancient Incas knew it, as does that kindly person who always gives you their last Rolo. Ever since humankind grew its first sweet tooth, there’s been nothing like chocolate to raise the spirits.  More...

Area Volunteer Fire Departments Instruct Children on Importance of Fire Safety during Fire Safety Week

Pictured above and below are Lexington Volunteer Firefighters, talking with children who attend the Mother’s Day Out Day School at Lexington’s First Baptist Church, Solid Rock Day Care, a More...


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