May 22, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

21 Gun Salute

The Lexington American Legion will host a special, albeit brief, Memorial Service on Sunday, May 25, 2014, at 3 p.m., on the south side of the Square in downtown Lexington. More...

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Lexington’s newly elected Mayor, Charlotte Hooper, shakes hands with outgoing Mayor, Robert Willrich, Sr., after her swearing in ceremony last Wednesday. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

by Charlotte Hooper

We would like to invite everyone to an Open House to honor Mayor Robert Willrich, Sr. for his 18 of years service to the City of Lexington. The Open House will be at City Hall on Wheatley Street on the Square, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

May 12, 2014   A caller reported a domestic disturbance at a residence in Dime Box. Deputy Liles and Deputy Owens responded to the call and spoke to the female that was allegedly assaulted. More...

Lexington Police Report

May 12, 2014   Cpt. Wooldridge was dispatched to a minor two vehicle accident with no injuries in the 9800 Blk of Hwy 77. Upon arrival, Cpt. Wooldridge met with both subjects involved and, after an investigation, the accident was blue formed. More...

Lexington Garden Club News

May 8th, Garden Clubbers went on their annual Yard Tour, starting at the home of Wesley and Sheri Sweet for breakfast. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Library 10:30 – 11 a.m.   More...

On The Week OF.......

Week of May 22, 1874   May 21, 1874 – Galveston Daily News: Registered at the Washington restaurant and Hotel was M.A. More...

Sports

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The Lightning Bugs, a Lexington Coach Pitch Little League team coached by Dustin Vaughn and Thomas Wall, are having a fun season. They played a great game on Monday night. More...

Sports Thoughts

These should probably be called sports ramblings. The following are some things that crossed my mind during this past week:  More...

Community Baseball Update

The FLATONIA LIVESTOCK .45’s are now the WEIMAR .45’s, and will play their remaining home games in Weimar. The deadline for roster changes is 11:59 PM on May 31.  Week 4 Results   More...

LISD Board of Trustees Call Special Meeting

The LISD Board of Trustees met Monday night and heard a report from the Chairperson of the LISD Facilities Committee, Elizabeth McManus. More...

Early Voting Continues Until Friday

Early voting for the May 27 Primary Runoff Election will be held until Friday, May 23. Registered voters who voted in the March 2014 Primary are eligible to cast their ballot at the County Clerk’s Office, located at 843 E. More...

Lexington VFD Fight Fire

Last Thursday afternoon, the Lexington Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to a grass fire at the Kevin Mahr property located at 1020 PR 7003, off of FM 112 west of Lexington. More...

LEE COUNTY JUNIOR LIVESTOCK SHOW PRESENTS 15 SCHOLARSHIPS

The Lee County Junior Livestock Show presented fifteen $1,000 scholarships to area high school seniors on May 18 at the annual Lee County Jr. Livestock Show Appreciation Dinner. More...

Dear Editor

Dear Editor:  We certainly appreciate any helpful comments that anyone can provide the Lexington Community Chamber of Commerce, especially those visiting us for a celebration. More...

Community News

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Lexington’s newly elected officials include Mayor Charlotte Hooper (center), and council members Allen Retzlaff (left) and Alan Milligan. More...

Lee County Fair

This year’s Lee County Fair included some great kid entertainment, as well as interesting presentations and delicious competitions!   More...

Giddings Library News Corner

The Giddings Public Library continues to offer some interesting fiction books. Stop by and browse to find something you will enjoy reading.  More...

Church

LHS Baccalaureate Service Scheduled for Class of 2014

Dear Graduates,  The Lexington Ministerial Alliance joins with your family and friends and all of the community in expressing our congratulations for your upcoming graduation.  More...

School

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Lexington High School held their annual National Honor Society Dinner last week, which included an Initiation Ceremony for new members. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Jennie Lee Schultz

February 10, 1931 - May 16, 2014

Jennie Lee (Hoffman) Schultz was born on February 10, 1931 in Giddings, Texas to William Bruno Hoffman and Annie Caroline (Sager) Hoffman. She was united in marriage to Marvin Schultz on September 30, 1949 by Rev. Carroll B. More...

Billy Vernon Watts

April 28, 1935 - May 18, 2014

Billy Vernon Watts, 79, of Lexington, Texas was born on April 28, 1935 in Seale- Round Prairie, Texas to James Benjamin Watts and Alene Elizabeth (Story) Watts. More...

Dalpha Nell (Hurt) Garrison

December 27, 1931 - May 18, 2014

Dalpha Nell Hurt Garrison was born December 27, 1931 in Milano to James Clayton and Alvenia (Carr) Hurt. On August 5, 1950 she married Leland Lager Garrison in the Sand Grove Community. To this union 10 children were born. More...


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