November 12, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Small Turnout for Constitutional Election

Only 10 percent show up at polls

About 10 percent of registered voters in Lee County turned out for the Constitutional Amendment Election held on November 3. There are 9,769 registered voters in Lee County; 960 cast their votes at the polls.  More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

November 2, 2015 A caller reported that a small car was in the ditch on Hwy 290 West and the airbags had been deployed. The caller did not see anyone near or inside the vehicle. More...

Lexington Police Report

October 26, 2015   More...

Community News

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

Christmas Decorations of Yesteryear

My how jaded our eyes have become. We are so used to the enormous amount of money spent by stores and cities in decorating for Christmas that we probably don’t ooh and ahh half as much as we did a long time ago. More...

Chef's Corner

Sweet Potato Latkes

My ancestors down the line were Jewish. Did you know? Just as with Thanksgiving, a Hanakka table isn’t complete without latkes. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Kylie is definitely a Wonderful Girl in the eyes of her grandparents, Steve and Pam Morse! More...

Sports

Lady Eagles Win Area Volleyball

Ladies Keep Rocking

The Lexington Lady Eagles dropped New Diana, to capture the Area championship in volleyball. The Lady Eagles won 25-23, 25-14, 25-16 as they won their 16th consecutive match. They have won the last 26 sets in a row. More...

Eagles Fall to Trinity 36-21

Lexington fell to Trinity 36- 21, ending the regular season with a 5-5 record. The Eagles will be the third place representative from District 12-3A-DII in the playoffs. Trinity will be the second place entrant in the playoffs.  More...

Now THIS Is Eagle Pride!!!

Libero Melanie Scantlin chases one down off the court. ALL PHOTOS BY MARK STRAIN. More...

Alligator Wrangler has Local Ties

Christy Kroboth, who has local ties to Lexington in her aunt and uncle, Karen and Donald Boriack, has become a news sensation and an internet superstar. More...

Eagles to Face Crockett in Bi-District

The Lexington Eagles will play Crockett in Groesbeck Friday at 7:30, in their first trip to the playoffs in three years. It has been a tough growing process for the Eagles, but this year is the year they have been looking for.  More...

Photos

Members of Lexington Cub Scout Troup 142 planted a tree at the American Legion Monday night, then served the veterans a meal, both in appreciation for their service to our country. More...

General Stories

Noises Off! has Patrons Rolling in the Aisles

Milam Community Theater’s fall production of Noises Off! has theater goers rolling in the aisles.  More...

Blue Santa Fundraiser Gets “Sweet” for Steve Spencer

Lee County Blue Santa held a special fundraiser last week, the winner of which got a “piece of pie” .... in the eye! More...

THE TEN TENORS “Home for the Holidays”

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and what better way to celebrate the holiday season than with international singing sensation The TEN Tenors?  More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 HAPPY VETERANS DAY LHS Veterans Day Program at Eagle Stadium, 10 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Library 10:30–11 a.m.  More...

Church

UMC Women Prepare for Fundraiser

The United Methodist Women have been diligently working on casseroles for this year’s Fall Fundraiser, formerly known as the Bazaar. More...

Just a Thought.......

Every parent says it. And, it is always spoken with confidence . . . More...

Obituaries - Free Access

James Carroll

James Carroll, born October 15, 1930 in Mooreland, Oklahoma packed his bags and went to be with Jesus on Monday November 2, 2015.  He was preceded in death by his wife - Bellen Carroll; daughter - Patt Gray; parents - Clifford and Clarice Carrol More...

Gerry Sharp

Funeral services for Gerry Sharp, 76 of Ledbetter, Texas, were held on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at the First Baptist Church in Giddings, with Pastor Mike Habermehl officiating. More...

Jerald Ray Crim

Jerald Ray Crim, 78 years old, of Elgin,Texas, was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 5, 2015. More...


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