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LHS School Ground Breaking

The LISD Board of Trustees invite the community to the Lexington High School Groundbreaking on Wednesday, October 14 at 6 p.m. More...

Man Wielding Knife Loses the Fight

Last Friday, October 2, at 10:28 p.m., a man wielding a knife, allegedly intending to bring harm to an old girl friend, who had a new boyfriend, lost the fight when the new boyfriend let him have it with a baseball bat.  More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

September 28, 2015  A resident on CR 226 called and reported that a white Chevrolet crew cab was driving around the neighborhood without headlights on and she wanted someone to patrol area. More...

Lexington Police Report

September 28, 2015   Cpt. Wooldridge was dispatched to a two vehicle accident in the 8800 Blk of Hwy 77. One subject was issued a citation for Fail to yield right of way and Fail to maintain financial responsibility. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lexington City Council Meeting – Woodson Community Bldg. More...

Church

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The tiger cubs from pack 142 had a bake sale Sunday, September 27 at Petersons. More...

Just a Thought.......

I used the following poem in a recent sermon. I invite you to read it.   More...

They Said It

Two Cats Named Lilly

“We’ve always loved animals. More...

Sports

Lady Eagles Fight Past Yoe

The Lexington Lady Eagles took Cameron’s best and were able to defeat the Lady Yoe in three games, 25- 18, 25-17, 25-23 Friday night. More...

Lady Eagles Romp over Hearne

Lexington’s Lady Eagles continued their undefeated trip through District 20AAA with a three game win over Hearne Tuesday night in Lexington. More...

JV Eagles Fall

The Eagle JV was defeated by Sealy 21-20 Thursday night. The two teams traded scores this-for-that until Sealy scored the final PAT. Lexington scored first on a 10-yard run by Caleb Meyer. Meyer then passed to Garrett Stamport for the PAT. More...

High Speed Chase Exceeds 95 mph

An Elgin man was arrested and booked into jail after he led Sheriff’s Deputies on a high speed chase that approached 100 mph.  More...

Blue VFD Fundraiser Happens this Saturday

Blue VFD will be having their annual fundraiser on Saturday, October 10th. This annual event is an effort by the department to raise money for new equipment.  More...

Lady Eagles Enjoying Winning Streak

The Lady Eagles Varsity Volleyball team is enjoying a nicely earned winning streak, as they lead in District play. More...

Coming Events

Roast Beef Dinner  Sunday, October 11 at St. James Lutheran in Lexington, 11:30 am.  Tuesday, October 13, 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Giddings American Legion. More...

General Stories

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2015 Summer Water Volleyball Ends

Another year of fun and games, laughter and good food, of our 2015 Summer Volleyball season comes to an end. Members played their Labor Day Tournament on September 7 at the home of Donald and Karen Boriack. More...

The 9th Annual Pink Ribbon Affair Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser

The 9th Annual Pink Ribbon Affair will be held to benefit Lee County Area Cancer Resource Center and Combined Community Action to help cancer survivors and their families and to educate others about cancer prevention in Lee, Fayette, and Bastrop coun More...

Community News

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

About Science Class

This week I had the opportunity to help a good friend, who is a first class science teacher, prepare for a class. By that I mean I helped her collect “pond” water so she could teach about amoebas, protozoa, and paramecium. More...

Chef's Corner

Broccolini with Sundried Tomato

This broccolini is not only good for you, it’s a tasty addition to any meal. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

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

School

Superintendent’s Corner

As we have progressed six weeks into the school year, I am excited about the energy and enthusiasm that continues to resonate in our schools and classrooms. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Linda Hannes Davis

Memorial services for Linda Hannes Davis, 69 of Bastrop, Texas, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at the First United Methodist Church in Giddings. More...

Florence Bolander Gatlin

Florence was born on June 20, 1932 in Lee County to Claud and Ellen Mae “Green” Bolander. She was a member of the Baptist Church in Beat Five and graduated from Dime Box High School in Dime Box, TX. More...

Rita Lynn Stephens

Rita (Lynn) Stephens was born on February 19, 1952 in Pasadena, Texas to John Martin “J.M.” Lynn and Gladys O’Nell (Simmons) Lynn. She graduated from Pasadena High School and attended San Jacinto College. More...


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