May 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Command Center Set Up for Storms

Severe weather prompted the Sheriff’s Department to set up a Command Center last Monday night, to respond to emergency situations caused by the bad weather. More...

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Police

Sheriff’s Report

May 18, 2015  A resident on Hwy 290 West reported that a vehicle was at her gate with people were inside the vehicle. Deputy Liles and Deputy Holloway located the vehicle and spoke to the driver. More...

Lexington Police Report

May 18, 2015   More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

Knobbs Springs Baptist Church Homecoming on Sunday May 31

Knobbs Springs Baptist Church will be holding their 155th Homecoming on Sunday, May 31. For more information, call the church at 512-273-2743. Church address is 1662 County Rd 305 in McDade.   More...

Just a Thought.......

I have just come from the Ministerial Alliance meeting where two brave ladies presented an exciting new idea.  In a world where Christians are being killed for their faith, why not have a meeting of our young people to strengthen their faith and More...

Can You Help Me?

THEY SAID IT

“Can you help me? Will someone please help me?” a voice shouted from down the nursing facility hallway. I was heading to see a new patient named Alice. Turned out her room was where the voice was coming from.  “Help me! More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Evelyn M. (Toll) Buscha

Evelyn Myrtle (Toll) Buscha was born on February 15, 1938 in Waldeck, Texas to Herman Fritz Toll & Frieda Marie (Sohr) Toll. She was baptized on April 24, 1938 at Waldeck Lutheran Church by Rev. More...

Walter Irwin Carey

Walter Irwin Carey was born on June 26, 1931 in Lower Newton Falls, Massachusetts to Horace Walter Carey and Lucy Osgood Trenham Carey. At the age of 17, Walter enlisted in the U.S. Army and was sent to Korea. More...

Aniceto Valadez

Aniceto was born on February 28, 1919 to Joseph and Delores Valadez in Dallas, Texas. He worked as a janitor for a local veterinarian’s office. More...

Drug Use on the Rise in Lexington

According to Lexington Police Chief, Clarence Yarbrough, drug use is on the rise in Lexington. More...

Two Men Rescued from High Water

Members of South Lee County Fire Department were dispatched Sunday afternoon at 12:09 p.m., after two Hispanic men, driving a pickup, attempted to cross high water on CR 220, east of Hwy 77 in south Lee County.  More...

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The Lexington American Legion Honor Guard are seen above, performing a 21 Gun Salute in honor of deceased Veterans. More...

General Stories

Giddings Public Library Children’s Summer Reading Program

Registration for the Children’s Summer Reading Program is currently underway at the Giddings Public Library for ages 3 – 12. The cost is free. Registration starts May 26 and ends June 5, 2015.  More...

Giddings Public Library News

The library has a wonderful assortment of Texas Word Wrangler Festival 2015 Featured Books available for children and adults to read. This festival features Texas authors. The festival is Friday, September 11, 2015. More...

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Kolton Allen was named Lexington Chamber of Commerce 2015 Junior Citizen of the Year. He is seen here with Chamber President Lucy Torn presenting him with his plaque. Congratulations to Kolton. More...

Community News

Congratulations to the Class of 2015

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Award Winning Author Coming Back To Lexington For Book Signing

Award winning author Gary Roe will be in Lexington for a book signing this Sunday, May 31 at the First Baptist Church Youth Activity Center. More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

LISD Saving Lives - American Red Cross and Lexington High School

Lexington High School Interact Club partnered with American Red Cross for the first in a series of blood drives on January 7, 2015. More...

Sports

Lexington MVP’s Named

The 2015 Athletic Banquet was held last week, where the Eagle coaches honored all the players and named the most valuable to their teams during the season.  More...

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Pictured above are Madison Stefek and Melanie Scantlin, Tennis District Champs, Varsity Girls Doubles, along with Vance Kassner, 2nd Place District, Varsity Boys Singles. More...

Lady Eagles Honored

Several Lady Eagles were honored with recognition for their softball exploits. Kasey Smith was selected for first team all-district honors by District 20AAA coaches. Melanie Scantlin received second team honors by district coaches. More...


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