December 25, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Early Voting Set for Special Election

At least three sign up to run for Kleinschmidt’s seat

The early voting period to fill the District 17 Texas State House of Representative seat held by Lexington’s Tim Kleinschmidt has been set. More...

County Gets Surprise Christmas Gift

The Lee County Judge and Commissioners were given a pleasant surprise Monday morning at their regular Commissioners’ Court meeting. More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

December 15, 2014   A motorist reported that a deer had been hit by a car and was injured. Capt. Crockett and Deputy Ray located the deer and had to put it down.   More...

Lexington Police Report

December 15, 2014   More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

While shopping in this Christmas Season, my wife and I had a very strange experience.  We were in Walmart and she commented to the clerk that they did not seem to be very busy.  “It’s quiet in here,”she said to the clerk.& More...

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Fourteen Ministers from Lutheran Churches throughout Central Texas took part in the installation of Rev. Jonathan Meyer on Dec. 7, as he was called to serve both St. More...

HOLIDAY GRIEF #4:

A HOLIDAY HEALING SECRET

How can you celebrate when your heart is broken?   This is my final article on Holiday Grief. I have one more thing I would like to share with you that could make a huge impact in your holiday experience. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Frances Webster Gallien

Frances Estelle (Webster) Gallien was born on October 30, 1930 in Fayette, Alabama to LeRoy Asbury Webster and Nettie Elizabeth Riddle. She was united in marriage to Gilbert Warren Gallien on July 23, 1948 in Campti, Louisiana. More...

Mary Helen Kipp

Mary Helen Kipp was born in Cheraw, Colorado on Jan. 26, 1928 to parents Roscoe H. and Ola Virginia (Murff) White. More...

Hollee Marae Brown Muhl

August 29, 1981 – Dec.21, 2014

On the eve of December 20, 2014, after a going away party for her friend, Hollee reached up and took the Lord’s hand and went home to be with her grandparents. To know Hollee was to love her. More...

Area Christmas Services

Local churches have posted their Christmas services. Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Fedor will hold their Children’s Christmas Eve service Wednesday evening at 5 p.m. and Christmas morning service at 8:30 a.m.  St. More...

The Lexington Leader Printing Date

The Lexington Leader’s next paper welcomes in the New Year with their first paper of 2015 on January 8, 2015.  Deadlines for the January 8 issue will be Friday, January 2, 2015 for copy, pictures and display ads.  The deadline for cla More...

Tragic Death of LMS Principal

Lexington Middle School Principal, Hollee Muhl, tragically died early Sunday morning. A complete obituary can be found on page A4 of today’s paper.   More...

General Stories

One Nation Under Fire

We are the craziest nation in the world. More...

From the Mayor’s Desk

My wish to everyone: Have a very Merry Christmas And a safe and wonderful New Year!   More...

City Council

REGULAR MEETING

The Lexington City Council met in a regular meeting on Wednesday, December 10th, 2014, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center, 631 N. Rockdale, Lexington, Texas.  More...

Community News

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Several dozen Lexington Elementary School second graders delivered their Letters to Santa at the Leader last Thursday morning. More...

A little bit of Lexington History

THE TRAIL RIDE   Next to the Shaw Lake Picnic the most important social function was the annual trail ride. Horses and riders left Lexington bound for Lincoln to spend the night and complete the trip to Giddings the next day. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Wesley and Sheri Sweet’s middle grandchildren, Benjamin and Alison.   More...

Sports

Lady Eagles Flattened 78-16

The state ranked Franklin Lady Lions proved their ranking was earned Tuesday night in the opening game of district play. The Lady Lions pressed the young, ill, Lexington Lady Eagles into submission in the first quarter. More...

Sports Thoughts

Condolences to the Muhl Family. No words can replace the lost one or make things better. Our belief in God will help the family and community get through this most trying time.   How about the Cowboys!! More...

Rogers JV Tops Lexington

The Lady Eagle JV played Rogers tough for three quarters, before succumbing to the Bell County crew 36-13. Cayla Tillery led the team in scoring with eight points, followed by Parker and then K. Walch.   More...


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