December 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Former Lexington Young Adult Killed

The Bastrop County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a former Lexington young adult, Kigeen Reed. More...

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Tuesday, December 3, the Lexington Unit of the American Legion traveled to the Veterans Hospital in Temple to support our wounded and hospitalized service personnel with their personal Christmas shop More...

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Police

Sheriff’s Report

December 2, 2013  Deputy Grover was dispatched to Derrick Rentals to meet with a complainant regarding a theft of service. A report was taken and charges were filed.   More...

Lexington Police Report

December 5, 2013   More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. Lexington City Council Meeting – Woodson Bldg. More...

Bill Dowdy Still Swingin’

Bill Dowdy, of  Lexington, seen in his Santa hat during this month’s performance at the  Giddings Rotary’s  Country Music  Monday, will turn  More...

Fayette County Country Music

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their Christmas Opry on Monday, December 16, 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...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

Last week our Lexington Middle School students participated in the Academic UIL competition in Cameron. More...

Sports

Tigers Toast Eagles 66-30

The Rockdale Tigers used a team oriented game and one talented individual to toast the young Lexington Eagles 66-30. More...

Lexington Girls Tourney

The Lady Eagles had mixed results from the Lexington Basketball Tourney last week. They opened up their long distance shooting, and that opened up the inside for some close-in scoring. Thursday, the Lady Eagles opened with LaGrange. More...

Eagles Host Tourney

Lexington opened their own basketball tourney with a loss to the Thrall Tigers last week, 59-35. They followed with a victory (44- 27) over Texas Christian Academy of Waco. This was the Eagles first win of the season. More...

Tragic Accident Claims Two Lives

Two Lexington young adults were killed and another injured in a tragic accident Saturday morning, December 7, a few miles outside of the Lexington City Limits on FM 696 W. More...

County to Have First Republican in County Office

Democrats have held all County offices in Lee County as long as anyone can remember. More...

Lost Pines Grants Forestar a Rehearing

The Lost Pines Groundwater Conservation District announced this week that they have scheduled a rehearing for Forestar Real Estate, Inc. for Monday, December 16, at 6 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Giddings, located at 1502 S. Hwy. 77.  More...

Judge Campbell Sentences Giddings Man

The Honorable Judge Carson Campbell sentenced Charles Ernest Herzog, 38 of Giddings, on three counts during the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County last Thursday, December 5. More...

General Stories

From the Chef’s Corner

Sausage and Egg Muffin Cups

“Try something new for breakfast” That is my wife’s thing on the weekends. She likes to make recipes that are a little different from the ordinary.   More...

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One Nation Under Fire

Here is a Christmas story for you. It happened in the winter of 1776. More...

Community News

From the Mayor’s Desk

With what we hope is the worst behind us, (last weekend’s cold snap and threat of severe weather) the annual Pioneer Festival of Lights will happen this Saturday! Join us for a wonderful community event, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Cabins. More...

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On The Week OF

Week of December 12, 1883:  More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

Please, please, please, don’t be that guy. You know who I mean. More...

THEY SAID IT

Life Lessons from Hospice Patients

I’ll Go When It’s My Time “I’ll go when it’s my time. Not one second early. Not one second late,” Nathan said. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

June Alva

June 1, 1951 - December 7, 2013

June Alva, 62 years, 6 months and 6 days old of Dime Box, Texas, passed away at her home in Dime Box after a long battle with cancer. More...

Madison “Maddy” Marie Bristow

October 11, 1994 - December 7, 2013

Funeral services for Madison Bristow, 19, of Lexington, Texas are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 13, 2013 at the Lexington Park Building in Lexington. Burial will immediately follow in the Lexington Cemetery. More...

John Enloe

April 8, 1928 - December 7, 2013

John Enloe, of Paige, Texas, passed away December 7, 2013 at the age of 85 years, 7 months and 29 days. John was born in Valley View, Texas on April 8, 1928 to John M. and Marie Ates Enloe. More...


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