February 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Lee County Transportation Advisory Committee

The Lee County Transportation Advisory Committee met for the first time Thursday, February 13th. Items discussed were member duties and responsibilities, and a proposed meeting schedule.  More...

Scam Alert!

A complainant met with Deputy Ray with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office on February 13. More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

February 10, 2014  Williamson County called and advised they received a call regarding cows out on FM 619. Deputy Burns located the cows and the owner was notified.   More...

Lexington Police Report

February 10, 2014   Chief Yarbrough and Cpt. Wooldridge were dispatched to Harry Street in reference to goats out on the roadway. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, February 19, 2014  Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.  Thursday, February 20, 2014   More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

My favorite preacher, Fred Craddock, wrote these words and I liked them so much I just had to share them with you.  Have you noticed how many good people there are? More...

THEY SAID IT

Life Lessons from Hospice Patients

I Had This Incredible Peace   One look at Kristi’s face told me all I needed to know. Her husband Steve was gone.  I had talked with Steve the day before. I caught him singing hymns and praise songs. More...

Sports

Lady Eagles @ Caldwell Tournament

Lexington opened the softball season in the Caldwell Tourney. Lexington lost to Caldwell in the first game Thursday 3-1. Friday saw a loss to LaGrange JV and a defeat of Bellville. More...

Sports Thoughts

Well here we go. It is spring time and the Eagle athletic programs are going full tilt. More...

Baseball Report

The Eagles had an intra squad scrimmage game Friday night. There were some high points in the scrimmage and some low points. More...

LISD Takes a Look at Principal and Teacher Salaries

LISD Board of Trustees took a look at teacher and principal salaries during Monday night’s regular meeting. More...

Hold on to Your Hat!

Hold on to your hat! It’s not the wind that’ll blow you away, though. More...

City and School Board Elections Begin Sign Up Process

The City of Lexington and the LISD Board of Trustee elections began handing out packets recently to prospective candidates wishing to run for a number of positions.  More...

General Stories

From the Chef’s Corner

Swedish Meatballs

My mother-in-law was a great cook. More...

One Nation Under Fire

Some of you reading this are old enough to remember the “party line”, and no, I do not mean what you were supposed to say to get your candidate elected.  I am talking about that rural phone line that sometimes became a gossip line.&n More...

Outzkirts

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Community News

Dear Editor

Dear Editor,  Greetings! More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

It sure is nice to have some warm weather again! More...

Photo

Herks, and many Lexingtonians, wish to send our condolences to Mr. Gary Sherrill in the passing of his beloved dog, “Ice”. More...

School

Spotlight on New Teachers

Many know that Mrs. Heather Garrison is a veteran LISD teacher. What people might not be aware of is that Mrs. Garrison made a big change this past year and moved from the elementary school after fourteen years, to the middle school campus. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Ethel Marie Nittsche

March 13, 1930 - February 11, 2014

Ethel Marie Grundman was born on March 13, 1930 in Dime Box, Texas to Paul Grundman and Tallie L. (Newsom) Grundman. She was baptized and confirmed on July 20, 1952 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Austin, Texas. More...

Lydia Schroeder Miller

December 17, 1917 - February 4, 2014

Lydia (Schroeder) Miller was born December 17, 1917 in Sharp, Texas to George and Alma (Wolle) Schroeder. She was raised in Sharp and on September 11, 1937 she and Burnie A. Miller were married in Sharp. More...

Berdie Mae Siegmund

February 18, 1922 - February 15, 2014

Berdie was born to Gus Jaeger and Ella (Dickmann) Jaeger on February 18, 1922 in Carmine, Texas. She was baptized on June 4, 1922 by Rev. A.H. Falkenberg at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Carmine, Texas and confirmed on April 15, 1936 by Rev. More...


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