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Lee County Approved for County-Wide Voting

The Lee County Commissioners’ Court met on Monday, May 9, 2016, and learned that the State approved the County to use a county-wide voting system due to the successful trial process used during the primary voting period last March.  More...

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Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

May 2, 2016 Cpl Rudolph spoke to a complainant who reported that she lost her driver’s license and wanted to make a report. An information report was made. More...

Lexington Police Report

May 2, 2016   Officer Walton was dispatched to the 600 Blk of Caldwell St in reference to a minor accident. Upon arrival Officer Walton met with both parties involved. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 - 11 Lexington City Council Meeting – Woodson Community Bldg. More...

Church

THEY SAID IT

The Fine Line Between Help and Control

“Ugh. I wish people would get out of my business,” Carla shared. More...

Just a Thought.......

Recently I read one more article about prayer in which the author claimed that they prayed and “nothing happened”. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Joyce Clare Wade Reese

Graveside services for Joyce Clare Wade Reese, age 84 of Taylor, were held Friday, May 6, 2016 in the Taylor City Cemetery in Taylor, Texas with Pastor Matt Hudson of First Baptist Church in Taylor officiating. More...

Selma Alvina Peters

Selma Alvina Peters, 96, of Caldwell passed away Friday, April 29, 2016 at CHI Burleson St. Joseph Manor in Caldwell. Services were held Sunday, May 1, 2016 at New Tabor Brethren Church with Rev. David Johnson officiating. More...

Sixteen Sentenced in District Court

Lee County’s 21st District Court has been very busy these past couple of weeks. Eight people were sentenced on April 26, with the Honorable Reva Towslee Corbett presiding, and eight more people were sentenced on May 3, with the Honorable H.R. More...

Extremely Low Voter Turnout for City Election

Out of 653 registered voters in the City of Lexington, only 60 took the time to go to the polls to vote in this year’s City Election. More...

Vietnam Veteran’s Honor Flight

Five Lee County Vietman War era veterans are the latest to take the National Honor Flight to Washington DC. They flew out Monday morning. More...

General Stories

Dear Editor

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One Nation Under Fire

I hope that you are not fooled by all the anti-Trump rhetoric coming from the Republican leadership. They are trying to fool you into believing that he is the problem when they know it is they who have erred.  More...

Multiple accidents on Mothers’ Day take the lives of seven.

On Sunday, May 8th, 2016 at 2:06 pm., five people in two vehicles were killed when one vehicle swerved into oncoming lanes and collided with another vehicle travelling in the opposite direction. More...

Community News

A little bit of Lexington History.....

THE “OLD” POST OFFICE

When I moved to Lexington in 1957, one of the first places I went to in downtown Lexington was the Post Office. More...

Chef's Corner

Four Cheese Scalloped Potatoes

2 Tbsp. unsalted butter, cut into pieces, plus more forbrushing1 garlic clove½ cup shredded mozzarella cheese½ cup shredded asiago cheese½ cup provolone cheese, shredded2 lbs. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Konlee Chaddock  Grandparents: John & Barbara Komandosky Grandparents: Todd & Pamela Chaddock Great Grandparents: Charles & Dorothy Nicholson Great Grandparents: Ronnie & Pam Weiss   More...

Sports

Keanna Clemons at State

Keanna Clemons competes in the 3A State Track Meet at 8:00 am at Mike Myers Stadium Friday morning. The date will be a Friday 13th which means that anything could happen with a once in a lifetime performance.  More...

Sports Thoughts…….

The Aggie baseball team continues to impress. They got a no-hitter against the #5 team in the nation (Vanderbilt). The folks on the Brazos are thinking national championship. More...

Photo

Members of the Dime Box ISD Track team went to the Regionals last week. The girls pictured left to right are Kamrynn Dearman, Sarah Rains, McKenzie Bage, and Cheyenne Shed. More...


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