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Beginning of School Activities for Lexington Elementary School Announced

The Lexington Elementary School staff is gearing up for a great new school year!  We will begin with new student registration at the Elementary Campus, August 11th through August 14th. More...

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Police

Sheriff’s Report

July 28, 2014  A motorist reported that a white Grand Am and a gold Dodge Neon appeared to be racing on Hwy 290 West headed east. Deputy Ledenbach and Deputy Ray searched for the vehicles.   More...

Lexington Police Report

July 28, 2014   More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, August 6, 2014  Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.  Thursday, August 7, 2014   More...

Church

First Assembly of God Church of Caldwell is Hosting SUPERKID ACADEMY

Caldwell Kids’ Crusade Starting August 6 - First Assembly of God Church of Caldwell is hosting a Kids’ Crusade Wednesday, August 6 through Friday, August 8. A free meal will be served starting at 6:00 p.m. More...

What is Trinity Christian Home School Coop?

The Trinity Christian Coop (TCC) was formed by a group of Christian home school families to provide extra-curricular and academic classes for our children and families of like mind. More...

Just a Thought.......

Preachers can get into all kinds of trouble by just showing up.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Helen Marie Beisert

July 5, 1949 - July 30, 2014

Helen Marie Beisert was born on July 5, 1949 in Loebau, Texas to Louis & Minnie (Hohle) Beisert. She was baptized at an early age at Christ Lutheran Church in Loebau. More...

Hedwig (Hattie) Ruth Prellop

November 29, 1918 - August 2, 2014

Hedwig Ruth was born in Serbin, Texas on November 29, 1918 to Otto and Marie (Bohot) Driessner. She was baptized at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Serbin, Texas on December 8, 1918 by Rev. H.T. Kilian. Her confirmation was on March 20, 1932, also at St. More...

Student Athletes Start Another Year

New Rules for Football Summer Workouts

Things have changed the last few years as the UIL tries to protect high school athletes from heat related problems. They are also trying to protect their young bodies from stress related injuries. More...

Rollover Accident on FM 1624

On Friday, August 1, at 4:12 p.m., Earl Everett Turner, 43 of Lexington, was traveling east on FM 1624 about one mile outside of town in his 1999 Ford Explorer. More...

Coming Events

Lincoln VFD Annual Fundraiser   The Lincoln Volunteer Fire Department will host their 30th Annual Fried Chicken Dinner and Picinic on August 16 and 17 at the Lincoln Community Picnic Grounds. More...

General Stories

One Nation Under Fire

Sometimes news stories leave me completely baffled.  Most recently I was stunned by the one which declared that Americans were traveling to the Middle East to take part in terrorists activities. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Lemon-Coconut Cake  1 cup butter (2 sticks), softened 2 cups sugar 4 large eggs, separated 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 TBsp. baking powder 1 cup milk 2 tsp. More...

Community News

From the Mayor’s Desk

PROGRESS————I really like that word, the definition meaning “to move forward”. We are moving forward with the city clean-up plan. More...

University of Houston Graduates

The University of Houston congratulates the following local residents, who were among the nearly 5,000 students who graduated in the spring 2014 semester:  Jordan Koenig, a resident of Lexington, Texas, graduated with a Bachelor of Music in musi More...

A Little Fun! Red Hats New Mascot!

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School

Beginning of School Activities for Lexington Elementary School

The Lexington Elementary School staff is gearing up for a great new school year!  We will begin with new student registration at the Elementary Campus, August 11th through August 14th. More...

Sports

Lady Eagle Volleyball

Coaches Mel Salazar and Kevin Patschke had about 40 girls for the first day of 2014 volleyball practice. A large group of freshmen has caused the coaches to have split morning practices. More...

Eagle Football Practice

Coach Kirk Muhl’s Eagles started fall practice Monday with about 55 prospects for the 2014 edition of the Eagles. The Eagles bring a lot of experienced sophomores and juniors from last fall’s team. More...

Sports Thoughts

I am sitting here, getting my first football game of the 2014 season. It really was a game played by the second stringers and free agents trying to make the Giants and Bills. It was interesting to hear the interviews with the inductees. More...


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