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Police

Sheriff’s Report

June 29, 2015  A caller advised that his girlfriend was punching him Deputy Mastronardi, Cpl. Rudolph, and Officer West responded to CR 405, a report was taken. More...

Lexington Police Report

June 29, 2015  Officer West assisted the Lee County Sheriff’s Department on a disturbance on CR 405. Upon Officer West arrival subjects involved were separated in different locations. Lee County arrived and started their investigation. More...

Church

Lexington United Methodist Church

The Lexington United Methodist Church sponsored and funded 27 children and seven counselors for Summer Camp at Lakeview Methodist June 22nd through 26th. More...

Just a Thought.......

Recently my wife and I sat down to watch what I thought would be a silly movie, Hector and the Search for Happiness.  More...

THEY SAID IT

I Love Him Too

Dana always surprises me. I never know what to expect.  Dana is battling Alzheimer’s. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Glenn Coley Bell

Glenn Coley Bell, 84 of Lexington, Texas and formerly of Covington, Tennessee, died Sunday, July 5, 2015 at his son’s home in San Angelo, Texas.  Glenn was born November 22, 1930 in Covington, Tennessee to Edgar Smith and Bloomer Genez (Co More...

Harvey Ray Lehmann

Funeral services for Harvey Lehmann, 64 of GIddings, are pending at this time.  More...

Councilman Billings to Resign

Lexington City Councilman, Chris Billings, recently moved out of the City Limits, making him ineligible to serve on the City Council. As a result, he has been asked to resign and he said, no problem.  More...

Texas Ranchers Rebuilding Herds

Despite May’s flooding rains wreaking havoc on Texas farmers, there is a bright spot for agriculture and consumers. Ranchers across the state, including in Lee County, are now working to rebuild their cattle herds. More...

Senator Kolkhorst Speaks at Governor’s Small Business Forum

The Giddings Economic Development Corporation hosted the 2015 Governor’s Small Business Forum on Thursday, July 2nd at the Landmark Event Center in Giddings. More...

Lexington 4th of July Fireworks in the Park

For more pictures of the fireworks,go to B1 of today’s paper. More...

General Stories

Beware of Phone Scams

We have all heard about people who get a phone call from a stranger wanting to give them money, but ending up scamming them out of their hard earned cash.  More...

City Council Meeting

The Lexington City Council will meet in a Regular Meeting on Wednesday, July 8th, 2015, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center, 631 N. Rockdale, Lexington, Texas.   Call meeting to order, Welcome guest, Citizen input.  4. More...

One Nation Under Fire

It is unfortunate that most decisions made by the Supreme Court are criticized by whether or not we agree with them.  It is equally unfortunate that few actually read the opinions, pro and con, on a given decision.  If one does, they will d More...

Community News

SCHOOL DAYS

A little bit of Lexington History....

Comparing school today with school in the 40’s and 50’s is like comparing apples and oranges. Same goes with teachers of today and then.  More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Son of Audra and Bryan Mayberry. Grandson of Lisa and Doug Gaeke and Karen and the late Glenn Mayberry. Great-Grandson of Peggy and Donald Brown and Louis and Colene Gaeke.   More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Texas Cajun Cabbage

One of our favorite vegetables that we find many ways to prepare is cabbage. This is a “must” when the family gets together.   More...

Sports

Summer Sports

LHS Lady volleyball teams participated in the Elgin Summer volleyball league. More...

Sports Thoughts

The Super Bowl is the most watched event on TV. Our type of football is played professionally only in the United States, Canada, and a few guest games outside the borders. The soccer world championship is being played in Canada. More...

Lexington Qualifies for State Tourney

by Daniel Garrison  The Lexington 7 on 7 team qualified for the State tournament this year by winning the Giddings State Qualifier tournament. More...


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