October 24, 2013 RSS feed / Community News

Dear Editor

Dear Editor,  I am so proud of our Lee County Commissioners for unanimously approving the resolution urging our state government to provide appropriate funding for the treatment of veterans returning to Texas from Iraq and Afghanistan with traum More...

Engagement Announcement

Mr. and Mrs. Randy and Hope Stifflemire and Mr. Stephen Hattemer are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Lauren Markae Hattemer to Mr. Lonnie Mason Ballard, son of Mr. John Ballard and Mr. and Mrs. Johnie and Vanda Robinson. More...

DPS Honors Several for Outstanding Service

The Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC) and the Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw presented a Director’s Citation and Life Saving Award to DPS employees for their exceptional service to the public and State of Texas. More...

A Friendly Stop in Lexington

Herk’s certainly has its share of fascinating people journey through our doors! Our loyal local customers hold their own in that department, but we are always thrilled to see newcomers venture through town with their own stories to tell.  More...

Win a Heritage Tourism Trip Through Time

The Texas Historical Commission (THC) has been preserving the real places that tell the real stories of Texas for nearly 60 years, and will celebrate its official 60th anniversary on November 17.  More...

More Scenes from the Chocolate Lovers Festival

Genevieve and Payson Eberz won second and first place, respectively, in the children’s division of the baking contest during Chocolate Lovers. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

The Giddings Public Library offers many more large print books for your enjoyment.

A Conspiracy of Friends by Alexander McCall Smith is a Corduroy Mansions Novel. It is like the cloth of its title, comfortable, easy and homey.  More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

City Council Special Meeting

The Lexington City Council met in a special meeting on Tuesday, October 15th, 2013, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center, 631 N Rockdale, Lexington, Texas. More...

The Central Texas Accordion Association

The Central Texas Accordion Association (CTAA) and SPJST Lodge 18 have teamed up to sponsor a dance at the Elgin SPJST Hall on Sunday, November 3. More...

The Delta Kappa Gamma Society Held October Meeting

The Gamma Omega Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met on Saturday, October 5, 2013, in the Fellowship Hall of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Phillipsburg, Texas, with 64 members in attendance.   More...

LCRA GM to Retire

Becky Motal, general manager at the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA), announced recently that she will be retiring on Dec. 31, 2013. Motal, who took over as general manager on July 2, 2011, ends a 27-year career with LCRA.  More...

There was Lots to do at this Year’s Chocolate Lovers Festival

Beverly McMurrey bid on several of the baking contest entries. More...

Stamport ~ Stroud

Christopher Anson Stamport and Keely Jo Nicole Stroud. More...

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Lee/Bastrop County Farm Bureau president Mike Organ attended a meeting with Texas State Senator and Comptroller candidate Glenn Hegar in Columbus recently. More...


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