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Eleven People Indicted by Grand Jury

Eleven people were indicted by the Lee County Grand Jury on Friday, May 30.  Oren William Berry, 46 of McDade, was indicted for aggravated assault/family violence with a deadly weapon.  James Quentin Bigley, 21 of Houston, was indicted for More...

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Mayor Robert Lee Willrich, Sr. More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

May 26, 2014  Several motorists reported a large deer carcass in the eastbound lane of traffic on Hwy 290 West, near Color Star. Deputy Owens and Deputy Liles located and removed it. More...

Lexington Police Report

May 26, 2014  Cpt. Wooldridge was dispatched to the Round Top State Bank in reference to an alarm call. Upon arrival, Cpt. Wooldridge checked all exterior doors and windows and found the location secured. Dispatch was advised.   More...

Church

First Christian Church Presents A Matter of Balance

a program by National Council on Aging

What is A Matter of Balance?   More...

Just a Thought.......

I am indebted for the theme of this column to the popular preacher, T. D. Jakes.  More...

Lexington Area VBS

First Baptist Church - June 9-13; 9 a.m. to noon “Fiesta Time” St. James & Trinity Lutheran - June 23-27 at St. James;  9 a.m. - noon “Gangway to Galilee” Lexington United Methodist July 7-11  More...

Sports

Eagles Earn Baseball Honors

Two Lexington baseball players earned all-district honors in recent voting by District 22-AA coaches. Senior catcher Derek Dane, and junior pitcher W.E. Meuth, were voted to the first team by opposing coaches.  More...

Sports Thoughts

Well, the Spurs and the Heat will play for the NBA Championship starting Thursday night for the second year in a row. The Heat won last season, taking the last two games. I wonder if it will play out the same way this season.  More...

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Walt Green, avoiding a tag. More...

Board Votes to Move Forward on Bond Issue

The Lexington Board of Trustees held a special meeting Monday night in order to hear from the public about their thoughts and concerns when it comes to building a new high school for the District. More...

Break- In at Local Church

Captain Johnny Wooldridge with the Lexington Police Department was dispatched to the Lexington United Methodist Church early Monday morning after it was reported that a break-in had occurred.  When Cpt. More...

Top Graduates for Giddings and Dime Box

Giddings and Dime Box Independent School Districts announced their top graduates recently. Jessica Fritsche is the Valedictorian for Giddings High School and Mikayla Hohle is their Salutatorian. More...

General Stories

Outzkirts

Full Story

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.  DANCING AND DANCE HALLS   More...

Community News

CONGRATULATIONS

Carsen Sydney Jones, daughter of Jenny Lu Johnson and Ron & Kim Jones, seen here with big brother, Lexington Coach, Jenner Jones, graduated from Leander Charter Academy in  Austin,Texas, May 30, 2014.  More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

The first few days in office have been very rewarding and challenging. More...

Lee County Extension to Host Events Feral Swine Program - June 6

Due to the increase in swine population in the area, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office of Lee County will host a program on Friday, June 6, at the American Legion Hall in Giddings. Check-in starts at 7:30 am. More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

Another school year has come and gone and fun and excitement is in the air this week as our students enjoy their end of year parties and discuss their summer plans. More...

Top Ten of Each Class and Graduation Memories @ LHS

Pictured above are the Top Ten Seniors of Lexington High School - 2014. More...

2014 GHS Graduation Candidates

Deandre Acosta More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Molly Annette Johnson

June 30, 1959 - May 30, 2014

Molly Annette Johnson was born on June 30, 1959 in Houston, Texas to Robert & Melba Dean (Phillips) Johnson. She was a waitress for many years while living in Houston. More...

James Henry Kelinske Jr.

February 24, 1951 - June 1, 2014

James was born on February 24, 1951 in Waco, the son of James Henry Kelinske, Sr. and Dorothy Ferrell Kelinske. He was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church & attended grade school there. More...


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