May 1, 2014 RSS feed / Community News

Donut Shop Gets Extreme Make Over

Lexington’s Donut Shop was. And now it isn’t. But soon it will be! The building was demolished last week, but the owner promises to build it newer and better, reopening in July! More...

On The Week OF.......

IN SEARCH OF MORE OF LEXINGTON’S HISTORY

Can you help uncover hidden Lexington and Lee County history?   More...

A little bit of Lexington History

Well………..the way I remember it was…..

Peggy Brown has been writing stories and articles for the Lexington Log Cabins and has offered to share some of them with us. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Grandchildren of Rev. David Fischer with First Christian Church in Lexington, and his wife, Jo Wilson   More...

READ .......................Not the Cliff Notes

Warning: Reading may become addictive..  Maybe it was the Security of being held and read to as a child....  More...

Pat Ryann Band Headlines Friday Street Dance

Pat Ryann Band will headline the Friday Street Dance, on the Square, from 8 p.m. to midnight.  More...

Kick Off Homecoming with the Traditional “Homecoming Sing”

Thursday 7pm First Baptist Church

The Lexington Ministerial Alliance invites you to kick off Homecoming weekend by attending our annual Homecoming Sing. It will be held this Thursday, May 1 at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary at First Baptist Church in Lexington.  More...

Let’s Go to the Rodeo!

The Lee County Texas Stars, and their families, will host the 2nd Annual CPRA Rodeo during the 2014 Lexington Homecoming, May 2 and May 3, at the Memorial American Legion Rodeo Arena located on Highway 77.  More...

15th Annual Lee County Fair Youth Fair Board Reception

Over the past 15 years, 130 Lee County Youth have been both volunteers and beneficiaries of the Lee County Fair. As Juniors and Seniors in Lee County High Schools, these young people have given countless hours of time to the Lee County Fair. More...

Hospitality Association to Award $10k to Graduating Seniors

The Texas Hospitality Association will award a total of $10,000 in scholarships to four 2014 Texas high school graduating seniors, as part of their campaign to fight underage drinking and to promote alcohol responsibility.  More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

On behalf of myself and the City of Lexington, Welcome to the 49th Annual Lexington Homecoming!  More...

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A very tame pigeon visited Lexington Feed and Farm last Friday. One of the bird’s legs had a band on it, which Michael and Herbert Lerche are investigating. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

Windows 8 for Dummies by Andy Rathbone introduces Windows 8 and covers the basics of managing files and using the new “Metro” interface on a desktop computer and a touchscreen device.  More...

Trial for Murder of Former Blue Resident, Heffington

On May 3-4, the Bastrop County Bar Association will present a murder trial at the Bastrop Opera House. More...

Larry Quisenberry to Perform Thursday

Larry Quisenberry will headline the Street Dance Thursday, May 1, on the Square. He’ll play live from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.  Larry plays a mixture of Country, Coastal, Classics And A Whole Lot More...  More...

Bubba Westly and The Interstate Heartbreak to Perform Saturday

Bubba Westly and the Interstate Heartbreak will be the headline act Saturday, May 3, 2014, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Street Dance in Downtown Lexington.  More...

Lexington Homecoming & Go-Texan Cook-off

The 49th Annual Lexington Homecoming Cook-Off will be held on May 1-4, 2014. The Lee County Go Texan BBQ competition will again be held in conjunction with the Homecoming Cook-Off.  The deadline to submit your entry is April 26th. More...

Lexington Garden Club News

April 10th members left the Gazebo for a trip to Festival Hill Gardens in Round Top, Texas, which was enjoyed by all. More...

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Bryan Fails of Lexington caught this record Blue Catfish in Lake Somerville on April 17, 2014. The monster weighed in at 89.9 pounds and measured 52” long. Her girth was 38” around! More...

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Lee County Constable Precinct 4, Charles Kothmann snapped this picture outside of Herk’s in Lexington last Thursday morning. More...


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