November 7, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Lexington ISD Veterans Day Program

Lexington ISD will host their annual Veterans Day Program at Eagle Stadium next Monday morning, beginning at 10 a.m. More...

Serious Accident Requires Two Helicopter Transports

A serious two-vehicle accident that occurred last Friday night on FM 696 W at about 9:15 p.m., had emergency personnel calling for rescue assistance from two different emergency helicopter operations.  More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

October 28, 2013  Deputy Jirasek responded to a disturbance on PR 4052 and a report was taken.  Some horses were reported out on the golf course. Deputy Rudolph responded and ran the animals off the course. More...

Lexington Police Report

October 29, 2013   More...

Church

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First Baptist Church, Lexington, is proud to announced that they have called Rev. Chris Bruce of League City to serve as pastor. Rev. More...

Just a Thought.......

In researching for this column, I came across a haunting thought.  In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.” (Jose Norosky).  He might have added. “But many of their scars are never seen.”  More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

Our Veterans Day is right around the corner. On behalf of our Board of Trustees and all of the Lexington ISD faculty and staff, I want to thank our veterans and their families for the great sacrifices they made for all of us. More...

Lexington Elementary School Honor Roll

All A’s   More...

District Judge Flenniken Answers Lawsuit

Suit involves teenager returned to live with sex offender, who raped her and murdered her grandmother

On November 4, 2013, retired District Judge Terry Flenniken filed his Original Answer to a lawsuit filed against him in Burleson County on October 8, 2013 by the Texas Center for Defense of Life (TCDL). More...

Investigation Nets a Thief

According to Lee County Chief Deputy, Nathan Lapham, after a lengthy investigation by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, including numerous arrests for individuals involved in area burglaries, thefts and engaging in organized criminal activity, t More...

Lexington VFD Responds to House Fire

The Lexington Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to 1042 CR 330 shortly after 7 a.m. Monday morning for a house fire. When firefighters arrived at the residence, which is about 3.5 miles south of Lexington off Hwy. More...

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An unidentified woman dressed as the Lexington Leader for Halloween. She won our Best Costume award! More...

General Stories

From the Chef’s Corner

Cranberry Chocolate Nut Pie

My wife likes to serve this pie on the first really chilly day, still warm from the oven; but it is a delicious dessert any time of the year. One of my favorites.   More...

One Nation Under Fire

No one is more ridiculous than the person who criticizes our veterans and berates them for their service.  Often they will accompany their remarks by declaring that they are committed to peace, and not war, and everybody else should be, too.&nbs More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Son of Justin and Tricia Peterson of Temple and Grandson of Debbie and David Peterson of Lexington. More...

Community News

From the Mayor’s Desk

It’s finally November, which marks the beginning of the Holiday Season, as we are reminded to give thanks for this special time with family and friends. More...

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 6, 2013  Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.  Thursday, November 7, 2013   More...

Brazos Valley Soil Analysis Campaign

Economic concerns are always on the forefront of the minds of agriculture producers. When considering the costs of fertilizing, soil sampling makes good sense. More...

Sports

Rogers Roasts Lexington 69-14

Rogers raced out to a 62-14 lead at halftime, and then cruised to the final 69-14 score. After receiving a short kickoff, Rogers scored on the first play from scrimmage on a quarterback sneak from 41 yards out, to take a quick lead. More...

Lady Eagles Fillet Florence

Capture Tie for 2nd Place

The Lady Eagles traveled to Florence Tuesday night and clinched a tie for second place, with a convincing three game sweep of the Lady Buffs. Lexington toyed with Florence in game one, winning 25-23. More...

Sports Thoughts

Watching the Dallas Cowboys is such a frustrating thing these days. Four times they have squandered a second half lead in the 5-4 season. They almost did it again Sunday, before beating Minnesota.  More...


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