December 12, 2013 RSS feed / 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...

On The Week OF

Week of December 12, 1883:  More...

Stay Safe While You Shop This Holiday Season

The National Crime Prevention Council and AlertID provide holiday shoppers with tips to remain safe from financial and physical crimes while they shop in stores:  While Shopping   * Do not buy more than you can carry. More...

Caldwell

Homeless Memorial   Rocking A Ministry is holding the 2013 Homeless Memorial from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Giddings

Weird West Fest   More...

Round Top

The Gallery at Round Top   Where did November go? Feasts and festivities have come and gone. The amber and reds that adorned the trees are now brown; leaves drift slowly to the ground. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

The Giddings Public Library is offering new books about Texas.  More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Son of April Worley & Trey Gilligan. Grandson of Paula & Curtis Worley, Regan Worley, Ron & Pam Binion. Great-grandson of Bob & Judy Hasselbush, Ralph Billings, Mary Lou Worley, Glen & Gladys Brumbelow. More...

St. Mark’s Medical Center Not Involved in Contract Dispute with Blue Cross

Media reports on contract negotiations between St. David’s HealthCare and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas in Austin have left some members of our community wondering how this affects St. Mark’s Medical Center.  More...

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Association and 247PolkaHeaven.com for their recordings. More...

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Gerardo and Ruby Guzman, owners of Granny’s Restaurant in Lexington and pictured above, went on an 11-day cruise to Panama last month with a member of their family and a couple of friends. More...

Performers at the Giddings Public Library Christmas Open House

Pictured above are several children from Tiny Dreamers Daycare. More...

Fayetteville

Country Christmas   More...

Rockdale

Christmas at the Kay   A “Christmas at the Kay” event is set for 3:30 p.m., Sunday, December 15, at the Kay Theatre in Rockdale, according to Bob Burnett, spokesperson. More...

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Kleinschmidt presents Ornament for Texas House Christmas Tree

To celebrate Christmas at the Texas Capitol, Representative Tim Kleinschmidt and wife, Anna, presented the District #17 ornament that is displayed on the Lone Star Celebration Christmas Tree in the House Chamber at the Texas State Capitol. More...

Garden Club’s Best Decorated Yard

Time to “light up the town” for Christmas. A late Thanksgiving and old man winter have delayed everything. The Lexington Garden Club is looking forward to awarding first, second and third place prizes to the Best Decorated Yard. More...

Students Organize to Make a Difference

Several students at Lexington High School recently started an organization called Fellowship of Christian Students. Their purpose? More...


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