October 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Six People Sentenced

Six people were sentenced last Thursday in the 21st Judicial District court of Lee County, with the Honorable Judge Reva Towslee Corbett presiding. Four of them will spend time in jail for their crimes.  More...

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Police

Sheriff’s Report

September 22, 2014   A concerned citizen reported two men walking down CR 436 in Dime Box. One of them had a 12 gauge rifle. Deputy Jirasek and Deputy Rudolph located and identified them. They were clear of warrants and released.   More...

Lexington Police Report

September 21, 2014   Cpl. Nurse was dispatched to the 1000 block of Cherry Dr. in reference to a subject hunting within the city limits. Cpl. Nurse made contact with the individuals, who thought they were out of the city limits. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

Lexington United Methodist Church

Lexington United Methodist Church will participate in the City-Wide Garage Sale Saturday, Oct. 4th, with a sale designed to help support programs for children and youth, such as M&Ms, 5th Quarter, and youth camps. More...

Just a Thought.......

Okay, go ahead and stone me, I am going to say it anyway: “Most White churches have boring names.”  Not so with many of our minority brethren. More...

THEY SAID IT

Life Lessons from Hospice Patients

Watch Out for the Urgent Stuff   “Busy!” Rodney said. “Everybody’s busy. I was too. Look where that got me.”  Rodney was in a hospital bed in his living room. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

J. Virginio Espinoza Mendoze

Feb.2, 1959 - Sept. 18, 2014

J. Virginio Espinoza Mendoza was born on February 2, 1959 in Norias Del Refugio, Guadalcazar, S.L.P. to Pedro Espinoza and Senobia Mendoza. He married Emilia Salazar and was a mechanic. More...

Charles McCall Reat

Feb. 13, 1929 - Sept. 26, 2014

Charles McCall Reat was born on February 13, 1929 in Tanglewood, Texas to Hobson Haywood Sr. and Norene McLarty Reat. He served his country in the U.S. Army. More...

Elmo Marvin Walther

June 19, 1924- Sept. 27, 2014

Elmo Marvin Walther went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, September 27, 2014. He was born in Greens Creek, Texas to Alvin and Hulda (Driessner) Walther. He was baptized and confirmed at Bethany Lutheran Church in Greens Creek.  More...

Lexington Police Department Makes National Night Out a Night of Fun, Food & Games

The Lexington Police Department plans to make this year’s National Night Out a night of fun, food and games, with activities and programs to entertain, as well as to inform.  More...

Police Investigate Theft of Signs

The Lexington Police Department was notified on Friday, September 26, that several campaign signs had been stolen. More...

Christmas Planning Committee Needs Help

Earlier in September the Lexington Log Cabins held an open meeting to discuss the plans for a Christmas celebration in Lexington this year. More...

Photo

Mayor Charlotte Hooper, surrounded by Officer Kevin West, Tim Walch, Cameron Wagner, Jennifer Thomas, and Floyd Lovings is pictured above,showing off two new John Deere Gators purchased by the City f More...

General Stories

One Nation Under Fire

Some things are just scary. Consider these results of a recent scientific study.  More...

Prepare for Winter Today

Lessons Learned from the 2013-14 Winter Heating Season

Atmos Energy is urging its customers to prepare today for what could be another bone-chilling winter. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Easy Cheesy Potato Casserole

Potatoes are a staple in our house. There are a “gillion” ways to prepare them and every one is as good as another. If you like cheese, this is a great casserole.   More...

Community News

From the Mayor’s Desk

Mark your calendar for Tues. night, Oct. 7 for the National Night Out event on the town square, sponsored by the Police Dept. There will be fun, food, and entertainment for all. Encourage all your neighbors to attend and take part.  More...

Austin

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) will wrap up 2014 by performing their rock opera, “The Christmas Attic,” live for the first time in arenas across the nation on their Winter Tour 2014, beginning on November 13.  More...

Fayetteville

38th Annual Lickskillet Days

Gearing up for Lickskillet in Fayetteville each year takes loads of energy from this incredible hometown, but preparing for international talent is clearly taking this historical community to the next level by engaging locals and visitors as the week More...

School

Alane Ognowski Recognized

The Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP) named Lexington’s Alane Ognowski the top middle school assistant principal for region 13. More...

Sports

New Waverly Surprises Eagles

New Waverly shocked Lexington with a go-ahead touchdown with 2:18 left in the game. It was a 51-yard pass and run that decided the game. Lexington had taken the lead with 2:42 left in the game. This was the opening district game for each team.  More...

Sports Thoughts

What is happening? The Cowboys and Texans are both 3-1. More...

Lexington Ladies Defeat Rogers

The Lady Eagles of Lexington and Rogers hooked up in one of the best volleyball matches seen in these parts last Tuesday night, September 23. Lexington prevailed in three games 25-19, 25-22, 25-22. From the scores, you can see it was a battle. More...


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