June 26, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners’ Court

On Monday, Lee County Commissioners met and discussed implementing a county-wide Integrated Judicial Indexing and Financial Software System. More...

Don’t Fall for Scams!

Leonard Fehrle of Lexington was not going to be another statistic, even though someone calling himself “Charlie” was persistently trying to “give him $300,000 and a Mercedes car”!  More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

June 16, 2014   A motorist reported that a vehicle was broke down on Hwy 21 @ Hwy 77. Deputy Ledenbach patrolled the area but did not locate any vehicles on the side of the road.   More...

Community News

Dear Editor

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From the Mayor’s Desk

A big “THANK YOU” to the citizens of Lexington for following the “CONSERVE WATER ALERT.”  More...

Lexington City Council Regular Meeting

The Lexington City Council met in a regular meeting on Wednesday, June 18th, 2014, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center, 631 N. More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

This week marked the last week of summer school. I am proud of our students and staff who worked hard preparing for the state assessments on Wednesday and Thursday. More...

Lexington Elementary School Honor Roll

All A’s   Third Grade: Maci Biehle, Abigail Briles, Kendal Brown, Jaimee Dodd, Genevieve Eberz, Kynleigh Evans, Grace Freeman, Garrett Gerdes, Bridgett Grady, Kinsey Hobbs, Judge Hutton, Lane Magnuson, Olivia McLendon, Jacob Milburn, Kenzi More...

Sports

Dave Campbell Picks Eagles 2nd

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football has picked Lexington to finish second behind Franklin in District 12-3A-DII. Mentioned as leading the offense was Nic Dillon, who accounted for more than 1,400 yards last season. More...

Sports Thoughts

Texas Football is out with its predictions. The predictions are pretty good in the larger classifications, but kind of inaccurate in the smaller schools. The 6A and 5A programs are consistent in their participating and performance. More...

Young Track Club

4star track club athletes will be participating in the Junior Olympics national qualifier meet on June 26th - 28th in San Antonio. More...

Breaking News - 6/28/2014 11:16 AM

City Water Well Fixed!

City of Lexington's water Well is fixed and all water restrictions are lifted as of 12:00 noon Saturday June 28,2014.   More...

Lexington Man Found Deceased

A Lexington man, Duane Doyle Roberts, age 53, was found in his company truck Monday afternoon after his concerned boss reported that he had not shown up for work. More...

Tanker Spills Diesel in Fedor

Lee County Commissioner Ronny Bradshaw was the first one on the scene when an 18 wheeled semi truck carrying diesel fuel rolled and became disconnected from its cargo tank last Thursday, June 19, shortly after noon.  More...

Berger Awarded Scholarship

Amanda Berger of Lincoln was awarded the $4,500 Stiles Farm Foundation scholarship. Berger, a member of the Lincoln 4-H Club, plans to attend Texas A&M University.  Amanda graduated from Giddings High School last month. More...

General Stories

One Nation Under Fire

Today I am announcing a national movement to establish an Executive Order by the President.  Note: I only want one, just one. More...

An Ounce of Prevention Equals A Safe Summer

McGruff the Crime Dog and AlertID Help Parents Keep Kids Safe During Summer

Whether traveling with family or staying close to home this summer, it is important to put safety at the top of your summertime list. More...

Edward Jones Valuable Employer for Veterans

Financial services firm Edward Jones was named a 2014 Most Valuable Employer (MVE) for Military by CivilianJobs.com, recognizing the firm’s deep commitment to recruiting, training and retaining military veterans as financial advisors.  More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, June 25, 2014  Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.  Thursday, June 26, 2014   More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

This column is based on an article in Christian Century by Mark Ralls. I share the jist of it because it reminds us how our legacy may live beyond us. .  Mark regularly visits in a nursing home. More...

5th Sunday Sing

The Ministerial Alliance will hold their 5th Sunday Sing this Sunday, June 29th at Lexington United Methodist Church. Everyone is invited to attend and participate. The program begins at 6 p.m. followed by refreshments in the Fellowship Hall.  More...

THEY SAID IT

Life Lessons from Hospice Patients

That Wasn’t Living   “That wasn’t living. I don’t know what it was, but that wasn’t life for me,” Calvin said.  Calvin was referring to the previous year. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Larry Dennis Gruetzner

April 10, 1948 - June 17, 2014

Larry Dennis Gruetzner was born at his grandparent’s home, in Loebau, Texas, on April 10, 1948, to Elmon and Edna (Walther) Gruetzner. More...

Joycelyn Ann Brade

October 17, 1939 - June 23, 2014

Funeral services for Joycelyn Brade, 74, of Fedor, Texas are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Friday, June 27, 2014 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Fedor with Rev. Dale Bohm officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. More...

Joe Ed Greenhill

March 6, 1930 - June 20, 2014

Joe Ed Greenhill, age 84, passed away on June 20th, 2014 in Giddings Texas.  More...


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