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Lee County Graduation Ceremonies This Week

Lee County schools end their year this week as graduation ceremonies are scheduled to happen Friday and Saturday.  Giddings seniors will graduate Friday night at Buffalo Stadium, beginning at 8 p.m.  Lexington seniors will graduate Saturday More...

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Police

Sheriff’s Report

by Lee County Sheriff Rodney Meyer

May 25, 2015  A complainant reported that a horse, near his truck, was causing problems with his own horse. Deputy Grover was able to locate the owner of the horse that was being mischievous. More...

Lexington Police Report

May 25, 2015   More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, June 3, 2015  Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.  Thursday, June 4, 2015   More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

AN OPEN LETTER TO GOD

Dear Sir,  I am writing to you today to apologize. More...

THEY SAID IT

How am I Going to Do This?

“Chaplain, you’ve seen my brother and know what condition he’s in. I’m taking care of my sister at home and it’s a full time job. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Harold Dean Hutson

Oct. 27, 1931 - June 1, 2005

Funeral services for Harold Dean Hutson, 83 of Blue, Texas, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 4, 2015 at First Baptist Church in Lexington, Texas with Pastor Chris Bruce officiating. Burial will immediately follow in the Burns cemetery. More...

Daniel Wayne Quinney

March 5, 1930 - May 28, 2015

On May 28th at 9:05AM Daniel Wayne Quinney departed. A True Texan, Dan was born on March 5th, 1930, in Lexington, Texas to Alfayette and Molly Quinney. More...

Bill Morris

January 4, 1927 - May 26, 2015

Bill was born January 4, 1927 in String Prairie, Texas to John T. and U. B. (Rowland) Morris. He attended Lexington High School and Blinn College. Bill was a member of Lexington American Legion Post 6 for 67 years. More...

Knobloch Passes Out During Court

Lee County Commissioner, Precinct 4, Steven Knobloch, passed out during Commissioners’Court on Tuesday, May 26.  More...

Footprints Lead Officers to Burglary Suspect

Last Saturday morning, at about 4:45 a.m., owners of the property at 991 S. Navarro called the Giddings Police Department because they suspected someone was burglarizing a shed attached to their carport outside of their home.  More...

Tampering with Evidence Sends One to Jail

A 42-year old man from Manor was sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County on May 19. More...

General Stories

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Ryan Brockenbush, of Lexington, works for the Texas Animal Health Commission. More...

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Lexington City Council members were sworn in during the May meeting. Pictured at the right are Chris Billings, Chad Wallingsford and incumbent Tim Brown. More...

One Nation Under Fire

Just one word to start today: OUTRAGE!

And that’s the question... Where’s the outrage?   More...

Community News

A little bit of Lexington History....

TURKEY TIMES

The turkey for Thanksgiving has come a long way in convenience. There was a time when you couldn’t buy a ham and get a turkey—all ready for the oven—free. No sirree bob you got that turkey ready yourself in the olden days.  More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Send your Grandma’s Brag pictures to the Lexington Leader: editor@lexingtonleader.com or just bring it by the office.   More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Cherry-Orange Coffee Cakes

2 cups flour 1 ½ tsp. More...

Sports

Who’s Who?

1964 to 2014

See if you can match these pictures of some of the 1964 Lexington Eagle District Champions with their pictures taken at their 50th Reunion in October 2014. The pictures are not paired, so you decide which should be paired. More...

Sports Thoughts

The Eagles did well in the all-district selections. Had the Eagles been able to get the key hits during the season, there could have been more players honored.   More...

Eagle Baseball Players Honored

Lexington baseball players were honored for their efforts during the completed baseball season. The Academy Bees were finally eliminated from the playoffs, so the honors were released.  More...


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