October 22, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Early Voting Started this Week

Early voting started on Monday for the upcoming November 3 Constitutional Amendment Election. It will continue through Friday, October 30. More...

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Looking regal, Karsen Ross and Jacob Muhl were crowned Homecoming Queen and King last Friday night at Eagle Stadium. PHOTO BY PHILIP CONCAN. More...

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Police

Sheriff’s Report

October 12, 2015  A complainant reported to Deputy Jessup that someone damaged his mailbox last night. Officers will be doing extra patrol on CR 430 in Dime Box.   More...

Lexington Police Report

October 11, 2015   More...

Church

Just a Thought.......

I write this column on the eve of Columbus Day.  And, I do so with some sadness.  More...

Sports

Lexington Buffaloes the Bison

The Lexington Eagles remain undefeated in District 12- AAA-II play, with a 43-21 win over the Buffalo Bison Friday night. The Eagles struck for 21 first quarter points. More...

Lady Eagles Trump Troy in 3

Lexington continued to be undefeated in District 20-3A volleyball competition, with a three game win over Troy 25- 9, 25-15, 25-19. The Lady Eagles have now won 30 of 33 games or sets, in each of their 10 district wins.  More...

Lady Eagles Clinch First

Lexington defeated Rogers Saturday afternoon 25-12, 25- 14, 26-24, to clinch at least a tie for first place. More...

Lee County Firefighters Stand at the Ready

Lee County firefighters have been on standby full alert, ready to protect Lee County in light of the Hidden Pines wildfire that ignited northeast of Smithville last Tuesday, October 13. More...

Accidental Shooting Takes Life

A 61 year old man from Mineola, Texas died as a result of an accidental shooting. According to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, a caller reported that a gun accidentally went off and shot a man in the chest. More...

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These 3rd graders from Lexington Elementary were mesmerized by a storyteller at the Lexington Log Cabins. For more, go to page C1. More...

General Stories

Reformation Sunday Celebration At New Hope

Everyone is invited to celebrate Reformation Sunday, October 25th, at New Hope Lutheran Church in McDade. The service begins at 10:30 a.m. More...

Lexington Rodeo Receives CPRA Awards

Members of the Lee County Texas Stars, our local 4-H horse club, went to the CPRA Rodeo Finals to accept two awards. More...

2nd Annual Lexington American Legion Chili Cookoff Set

The Frank Smelser American Legion Post 6 will be holding its 2nd Annual Chili Cook-off on Saturday, November 14 starting at 10 am and ending with the awards ceremony at approximately 4 pm. More...

Community News

Chef's Corner

Shrimp Creole with Andouille Sausage

I can’t wait for the chili days coming up this fall. Heat up this dish and enjoy on a cold night.  Saute: 8 oz. diced Andouille Sausage 1 tbsp olive oil 8 oz. More...

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

IMPORTANT SAYINGS

I am writing these things down for the benefit of my young friends. They can’t quite understand some of my favorite sayings. I have been requested to put them down in writing.  More...

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Trudy Holland won the award for having chapter dues paid by the October meeting. Photo submitted by Gamma Omega Chapter More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Jerrold Edward Kaiser

Jerrold was born on October 11, 1947 in Cameron, Texas. He was one of two children born to the union of Martin Oswald Kaiser and Lorene Frieda (Markert) Kaiser. Jerrold grew up in Lexington and attended school in Lexington. More...

Brandie Jo Mireles

Brandie was born July 25, 1977 in Cameron, Texas to Lisa (Trotter) and Joe Criner. She spent her early years in Milano and graduated from Rockdale High School. Brandie married Ronnie Mireles on November 12, 1998 in Thorndale.  More...

Ruby Billig Nickason

Ruby Lee (Verm) Nickason was born on November 18, 1930 in Frydek, Texas, the daughter of Edie Greenwood Verm and Liddie Cathren (Gentry) Verm. She was baptized in 1939 in Sealy, Texas and married Herbert Billig in 1949. More...


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