September 24, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

LISD High School Construction Enters Phase 2

At the September 21st regular school board meeting, the LISD trustees approved the Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) for Phase 2 of the high school main project. More...

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Two young former LHS graduates recently joined the US Armed Forces. Xzandra Chrisner will enter the US Air Force in January 2016. More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

September 14, 2015   More...

Lexington Police Report

Sept. 7, 2015  Cpt. Wooldridge was contacted by Dollar General Store in reference to a theft. A report was made.   More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

Comes now the season of Fall and once again I enter into melancholy. More...

A Glimpse of the Heart

THEY SAID IT

Dwain is usually in constant motion. Due to dementia, he spends most of his time wandering around, examining everything he can get his hands on. Recently I heard Dwain was declining. More...

Sports

Lady Eagles Flatten Franklin

In what was billed as a “Battle of the Giants” for district 20 3A supremacy, the Lexington Lady Eagles turned it into a runaway. More...

Comanches Raid Lexington

The Shiner Comanches came out on fire Friday night, as they scored 21 unanswered points in the first quarter on their way to a 49- 28 defeat of Lexington. More...

Eagles Open District Play

Lexington hosts New Waverly this week, to open District 12AAA-DII play. The Eagles are 1-3 for the season, and New Waverly is 0-4. The Bulldogs have lost to Woodville 42-13, Lovelady 62-14, Hardin 24-8, and Normangee 31-15.  More...

Lexington Girl Rescued Thanks to Sheriff’s Deputy’s Perseverance

On August 29, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a report from a concerned father in the Lexington area in reference to his 15 year old daughter running away from home. More...

Coming Events

Trail Ride  The Lee County Cowboy Church will host a Trail Ride this Saturday beginning at the Church Grounds at 9:30 a.m. See page B3 of Today’s Paper.  Black Bridge Festival   More...

Two Men Escape Injury

Two men escaped injury last Thursday in a vehicle/ tractor accident that occurred on Highway 77 near CR 114 north of Giddings. According to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, a motorist called at about 2 p.m. More...

Several Sentenced in District Court

Several people were indicted in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County recently. More...

General Stories

LMS Campus Beautification Day A Success

The Lexington Middle School Beautification Day was a huge success. Over 80 students, parents, and community volunteers showed up for the 4 hour event. More...

Fifteen People Indicted

The Lee County Grand Jury indicted fifteen people on September 11. More...

One Nation Under Fire

Comes now the flood of refugees worldwide. Arriving with it is the predicted response. More...

Community News

A little bit of Lexington History.......

CUCUMBERS

Seeing the Taylor’s at the Bakery in Lexington displaying their farm fresh produce brought back lots of memories. They also have fresh eggs with their produce to sell. More...

Chef's Corner

Blueberry Field Salad

Give that hot bacon dressing a breather and spiff up your greens with fruits, nuts, and creamy cheeses. More...

Giddings Public Library News

Zero Zero Zero by Roberto Saviano—A work that combines fiction with reportage examines the growth of the international cocaine trade, its role in the world economy and in society, the shift of power from Colombia to Mexico, and its in  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Carol Ann Pustejovsky

Carol Ann was born in Sinton, Texas to James and Florence Hellums on October 7, 1940. She attended school in Sinton, Texas and graduated with 12 years of perfect attendance in 1959. More...

Katherine Belle Michalk

Katherine passed away September 18, 2015. She was born December 27, 1925 to Maud (Rau) and Adolph F. Kicker in St. Louis, MO. Kathy was baptized January 10, 1926 at Pilgrim Lutheran Church St. Louis, and was confirmed April 9, 1939 at St. More...

Fran Vackar McMullen

Funeral services for Fran McMullen, 68 of Lexington, Texas, are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings. Graveside services will follow at 2:00 p.m. More...


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