June 11, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Young Bicyclist Struck by Vehicle

One injured while trying to cross Highway 290

Two young boys, riding their bicycles, attempted to cross Hwy 290 in Giddings at about 6:30 p.m. on Monday, June 1, and one was struck by a 2013 Hyundai Elantra, being driven by a local woman.  More...

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Parents and family members escorted their graduates onto the field at Eagle Stadium last Saturday night during the Lexington High School Graduation Ceremony. More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

June 1, 2015  Fayette County passed on information they received regarding a vehicle traveling westbound in the eastbound lane of traffic on Hwy 290 East. More...

Lexington Police Report

May 30, 2015  Officer West was dispatched to the 2800 Blk of FM 112 in reference to a vehicle vs. horse accident. Upon arrival, Officer West assisted in calling EMS for the injured and traffic control until the roadway was clear. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, June 10  Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Library 10:30 – 11 a.m. Lexington City Council Meeting – Woodson Community Bldg. More...

Church

Church Women Collecting Donations

The United Methodist Women of Lexington and Blue are collecting items for the Lee County Child Protection Service. More...

Just a Thought.......

Some things work in a relationship and some do not.  Loving always works. Stubbornly clinging to our position does not.  Don’t misunderstand. More...

Sports

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This is the 1st place Cardinals team that played in the 7-8 year old Pee Wee Division of the Lee County Little League. There were 3 teams from Lexington and 4 teams from Giddings. More...

Lexington All- American

The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) named shortstop Delilah Pacheco and switch-hitting outfielder Meghann Wrinkle first team All-Americans after leading the Blinn Buccaneers to a Region XIV Conference championship and a fifth-place fini More...

Sports Thoughts……..

Meghann Wrinkle, being named All American, I believe is a First for ex-Lexington athletes. The only other one could have been Jack Rhodes, from back in the 1940’s. Someone else will have to inform me if I over looked someone. More...

Vehicle Collides with Horse in the Road

A 2007 Black Nissan Versa, driven by Dagoberto Rosas Montalvo of Dime Box, collided with a brown horse late May 30.  More...

Relay for Life

The Lee County Relay for Life will kick off Friday night at 7 p.m. at Buffalo Stadium in Giddings. It will begin with the Opening Ceremony, followed by the Survivors Lap. More...

Commissioners Nominate Appraisal Board

The Lee County Commissioners’ Court nominated five people to serve on the Lee County Appraisal District Board of Directors. They are Mike Organ, Frank Partee, Evan Gonzales, John Schumann, and Alton Weiser.   More...

General Stories

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The Rodgers Family held a Family Reunion last Sunday in Lexington, which they have been doing every year since 1939. More...

City Council Regular Meeting

The Lexington City Council will meet in a Regular Meeting on Wednesday, June 10th, 2015, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center, 631 N. More...

One Nation Under Fire

It is now one year after the crisis at Veterans’ Hospitals became known.  You remember, they were deliberately falsifying records to show that veterans got treatment on time.  Not true.  Heads rolled and promises were made. More...

Community News

A little bit of Lexington History....

Some Cafés I Remember

Eating out the last 60 years has taken on some real changes. First of all, it was a rare treat to get to eat out in the old days. A hamburger was a treat like no other—add French fries and it was a gourmet meal.  More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Sausage and Bean Supper

Sensational sausage! This recipe is so fast and simple, you can double it and freeze the half left to serve for a no-cook meal on your busiest week night.   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...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

Last week was a special week in Lexington ISD as we graduated the class of 2015 and officially sent them into the “real world” to become successful in their respective future endeavors. More...

Graduation

  Saturday night, LISD hosted their annual Graduation Ceremony. Before the event, graduates and their families met in the high school gym to prepare for the Big Event. Pictured above are Kevin, Sydney, Bryer and Shawnde Carter. More...

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Lexington Elementary School held a special Retirement Ceremony for a few teachers and staff members, who have been with LISD for many, many years. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Pauline E. Zahler

Nov.10, 1927 - June 8, 2015

Funeral services for Pauline Kasper Locklin Zahler, 87 of Lexington, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at St. James Lutheran Church in Lexington with Rev. Jonathan Meyer officiating. More...


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