November 19, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Former Mayor Recuperating

Former Lexington Mayor Robert Willrich, Sr. continues to recuperate at St. Joseph Hospital in Bryan following a triple bypass. More...

Special Sections

Police

Sheriff’s Report

November 9, 2015 A complainant came to the Sheriff’s Office and spoke to Deputy Jessup about a company that put a cable on his property. The issue was a civil matter and he was advised to seek an attorney. More...

Lexington Police Report

November 9, 2015   Officer Mattingly met with a complainant at the Lexington Police Department in reference to a civil matter. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Library 10:30 – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

Thanksgiving Celebration Scheduled

The Lexington Ministerial Alliance will be hosting their annual Thanksgiving Celebration on Sunday, November 22nd at First Baptist Church Lexington at 6:00 p.m. More...

Just a Thought.......

This is what I learned about Thanksgiving in school. The Pilgrims were able to survive the harsh conditions of the new land because of the kindness of the Indians. More...

Winners Announced

The winners of Holy Family Catholic Church’s 2015 Fall Festival Raffle were announced recently.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Carolyn Sue Leech

Carolyn Sue Leech, 75 of Taylor, Texas passed away Friday, November 13, 2015 at Scott & White Hospital in Temple, Texas. More...

Irene Nittsche

Funeral services for Irene Nittsche, 92 of Fedor, Texas, were Friday, November 13, 2015 at St. John Lutheran Church in Lincoln, Texas with Rev. Dale Bohm officiating. Burial followed in the St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery.  More...

Joyce Lindsey Ford

Funeral Services for Joyce Lindsey Ford, 84 of Dime Box, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at St. John Lutheran Church in Dime Box, Texas with Pastor Jerry Sutton and Pastor Roger Millheim officiating. More...

Chase Exceeds 115 MPH

Sunday night, at about 7:45 p.m. the Lee County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched to assist the Giddings Police Department with a pursuit on Highway 77 south of Giddings.  More...

City Working Toward Future Development

The Lexington City Council voted last Tuesday to hire Grantworks, a company that specializes in grant writing for cities and counties, helping them plan for future development. More...

Lexington Veterans Honored on Veterans Day

Lexington High School hosted their annual Veterans Day Program at the AP Kleinschmidt gym last Wednesday. More...

General Stories

Texas Wendish Heritage On Exhibit At The Bullock Texas State History Museum

With three floors of expansive exhibition space showcasing more than 700 original artifacts, the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum offers an ever-changing experience in the Texas History Galleries. More...

City Council Regular Meeting

The Lexington City Council met in a regular meeting on Thursday, November 12th, 2015, at 6:00 p.m., at the Woodson Community Center, 631 N. Rockdale, Lexington, Texas. More...

Three Sentenced in District Court

Three people were sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County on Tuesday, November 10, with the Honorable Terry Flenniken presiding.  More...

Community News

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

Chickens and the Like

No one my age—city or country born—doesn’t have some knowledge of chickens, gathering eggs, being pecked by an old setting hen, or finding a chicken snake in the hen house. More...

Chef's Corner

Thanksgiving Turkey with Proscuitto Parma

Thanksgiving is upon us. It’s a very special time for our family and I look forward to it with much anticipation. Although everyone brings a dish and desserts, my wife does the dressing and I get to do my favorite recipe for the turkey. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Aislinn Nicole Parker daughter of Richard & Amber Parker More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

Last week, we watched the playoff runs for both the Lady Eagle Volleyball and Eagle Football programs come to an end. Both programs brought its fans an immense amount of excitement and pride as we followed them over the course of the 2015 season. More...

Sports

Eagles Fall to Crockett 48-14

In the first game of the playoffs last Friday, Lexington took the opening kick off, marched smartly down the field, and scored on a 20-yard pass from Walker Hess to Nathanael Clifford. Colby Bexley added the PAT, giving Lexington a 7-0 lead. More...

Lady Eagle Volleyball Honors

Karsen Ross was selected by opposing coaches as the most valuable player in District 20-3A Volleyball. This is the second year in a row for Ross to earn the honor.  Krista Lerche was chosen as the most valuable setter in the district.  More...

West Spikes Lady Eagles in 3

The West Lady Trojans ended Lexington’s 2015 volleyball season with a 25- 18, 25-22, 25-15 three-set defeat. The second set was very competitive, but the first and third sets were dominated by West. More...


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