April 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Early Voting for School Board

Early voting for the upcoming Lexington ISD Board of Trustees is going on now, and will continue through Tuesday, May 5, between the hours of 8 and 4 p.m. at the LISD Administration Building located at 8731 N Hwy 77 in Lexington. More...

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Police

Sheriff’s Report

April 20, 2015  Sheriff Meyer, Deputy Grover and Deputy Flores assisted at the scene of a wreck on Hwy 21 in Lincoln. An 18-wheeler loaded down went off the bridge. Giddings Fire Dept. was called out for Jaws of Life and Lincoln Fire Dept. More...

Lexington Police Report

April 19, 2015  Cpt. Wooldridge was dispatched to the 200 Blk of Simpson St in reference to a tree falling, damaging a subject’s vehicle and blocking the roadway. Cpt. More...

Community News

A little bit of Lexington History....

BACON –—AND HAM

The winter ritual of bringing home the bacon was different from today’s effort in years of the past. You went to the smokehouse and brought in a side of bacon (with much fat) and sliced it up yourself. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Andouille Turkey Gumbo

This dish is flavored with Andouille sausage, the spicy smoked sausage that is a traditional ingredient in gumbo. If you can’t find Andouille sausage, your favorite spicy sausage will work fine.   More...

Welcome to the 50th Anniversary of the Annual Lexington Homecoming

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Sports

Lexington Clubs Hearne in Finale

The Lexington Lady Eagles ended their season with a 17-2 clubbing of Hearne Wednesday afternoon. The game was supposed to be played last Friday, was postponed until Monday, and then finally played on Wednesday. More...

Sports Thoughts

The Aggies ran into a rough weekend, playing LSU. They will fall from #2 to #4 or 5 after the Tigers’ sweep.  More...

Troy Steals the Win

Troy used a Little League double steal maneuver in the bottom of the third inning to take a 2-1 lead over Lexington last week. It proved to be the winning run as Lexington and Troy battled to a standstill the rest of the game. W.E. More...

Enjoy this video of Saturday's 50th Homecoming Celebration! - Free Access

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Refinancing Bonds Save County Over $747,000

The Lee County Commissioners recently refinanced the outstanding Bonds, which were issued to construct the Lee County Law Enforcement Center in 2006, saving the County an estimated $747,865 over the next twelve years. More...

Local Resident Spearheads Law for Veterans

Rainey Owen, a Lexington resident, has worked tirelessly for the past two and one half years to get the state of Texas to support a bill that would help pay for HBOT Therapy for Texas veterans who suffer from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) due to their More...

Visitors From the Rebublic of Belarus

Lee-Bastrop County Farm Bureau welcomed visitors from the country of Belarus last Tuesday morning. More...

General Stories

Superintendent’s Corner

At the April 20th board meeting, the LISD trustees approved the design development documents for the high school main building replacement and renovations to the existing west main building on the high school campus. More...

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Joe Green, who recently retired from the LISD Board of Trustees, is seen above. More...

Awards Presented to Retiring Members

Awards were given to retiring LISD Board of Trustees Joe Green and Phillip Brown during last week’s School Board meeting. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Library 10:30 – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

Recently I have received multiple copies of an article written by a famous author on the occasion of her 61st birthday in which she outlined the best things she had learned thus far in her life. More...

This Thursday Annual Homecoming Sing

On Thursday, April 30th, the Lexington Ministerial Alliance will host their annual Homecoming Sing. This year, the sing will take place at the Gazebo on the Square beginning at 6 p.m. More...

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Trudy Holland, dressed in pioneer wear, led a children’s moment at the First Baptist Church of Lexington’s first annual Prospect Heritage Sunday last Sunday. More...


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