July 16, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Giddings Man Sentenced for Burglary of a Building

A Giddings man, Henry Nelson Young, 37 years of age, was sentenced in the 21st District Court of Lee County on July 7 with the Honorable Terry Flenniken presiding. More...

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What started out as an Annual Ice Cream Social has become an evening of finger foods, home baked items and lots of ice cream for members of the Lexington Garden Club. More...

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Police

Sheriff’s Report

July 6, 2015  Deputy Flores assisted B&M Ambulance with a call on CR 114 after information was received that a subject was combative. More...

Lexington Police Report

July 8, 2015   More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

Vacation Bible School Lexington United Methodist Church

Over 70 children from the Lexington area enjoyed G Force God’s Love in Action Vacation Bible School at Lexington United Methodist Church July 6 through 10. More...

The Lexington Ministerial Alliance Hosted The First “Teens for Christ Summer Lock-In”.

Above, some of the youth were enjoying the music at the “Teens for Christ Summer Lock-In”. Below, Kevin Bayer is leading Bible study with the boys outside. More...

Just a Thought.......

We love to say that God has blessed America.  But, it is really more realistic to acknowledge that God has “graced” America by allowing her to be successful in spite of her many faults and failures. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Maria Elena Correa

Maria Elena (Garza) Correa was born on May 25, 1953 in Bryan, Texas to Cesario “Charlie” & Felicita (Savala) Garza. More...

Dorothy Ann Perry Spence

Dorothy Ann Perry Spence was born in Cameron, Texas to Myrle (Angell) and Clifton Perry on February 7, 1935. Dorothy Ann, an only child, grew up in Perryville with several Perry uncles, aunts, and cousins. More...

Erwin William Schulze

Erwin William Schulze was born on January 16, 1933 in Loebau, Texas to Carl Wilhelm Schulze and Hulda Dora (Sanders) Schulze. He was baptized on January 17, 1933 at Christ Lutheran Church in Loebau by Rev. More...

Breaking News - 7/22/2015 2:18 PM

LHS Interact Club Blood Drive This Thursday! - Free Access

The LHS Interact Club will host a Blood Drive Thursday, July 23, 2015 from noon until 5:30 p.m. at the Baptist Church YAC. More...

Intoxicated Man Assaults Officer

According to Giddings Police Officer Dedrick Howard’s report, a heavily intoxicated man crossed four lanes of traffic, jumped a curb, and crashed into one parked vehicle, which crashed into a second vehicle, all before he assaulted an officer w More...

Pedestrian Versus Vehicle Accident Reported

According to the Lee County Sherriff’s report, last Friday, July 10, at about 2:10 a.m., a pedestrian was struck on Highway 21 near CR 107 in Manheim.  More...

Four Indicted by Lee County Grand Jury

Four people were indicted by the Lee County Grand Jury last Tuesday, July 7. More...

General Stories

Comedy with a Cause

A special benefit, sponsored by family and friends of Linda and Johnny Kidd of Blue, will be held this Saturday evening, July 18, beginning at 5 p.m. As many know, Linda was recently diagnosed with stage 4 brain and lung cancer. More...

Regular Meeting of Lexington City Council

The Lexington City Council met in a regular session on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at 6 p.m. at the Woodson Community Center, 631 N. More...

One Nation Under Fire

In a rare moment of history, we have been allowed to glimpse our own future.  That happened when Greece defaulted on their debt.  Instantly, the false premises on which they had been operating were exposed.  You cannot spend your way t More...

Community News

A little bit of Lexington History....

YOU CAN TEACH AN OLD DOG NEW TRICKS

My mind changes week to week about whether we should teach the multiplication tables by memorization or learn to multiply the “new way”. (You can do “nines’on your fingers!)  More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Southern Shrimp Bisque

My wife and I were invited to a Cinco de Mayo party celebration recently. The food preparation was both Cajun and Mexican cuisine. Our taste buds were totally satisfied! More...

Grandma’s Brag!

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

Sports

2015 Junior League Texas District 13 Champions

The Lee County Junior Boys clenched the Little League Texas District 13 title as they battled through a tough bracket two weekends ago. More...

Lee County 13-14 All Stars in Sectional Finals

The Lee County 13-14 year old Little LeagueAll-Stars will play for the Section 1 Championship against Lufkin Monday morning at 10 am at the Southwood Valley Complex, 1602 Rock Prairie Road in College Station.  More...

Eagles at State 7 on 7

Lexington showed a lot of energy in the State 7 on 7 Tourney held this past weekend at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex in Bryan. On Thursday, the Eagles participated in pool play. Lexington lost to Brock 33- 18 in the first game. More...


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