September 8, 2016 RSS feed / General Stories

One Nation Under Fire

As is always the case, the Liberals have diverted our attention on the issue of immigration. More...

Five People Sentenced

Five people were sentenced in the 21st Judicial District Court of Lee County, on August 23, 2016 with the honorable Riva Towslee Corbett presiding. More...

County Conservation Partners Host Local Work Group Meeting

The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Texas Lee County Soil and Water Conservation District cordially invite the public to attend their 2016 Local Working Group (LWG) meeting September 8, 2016, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. More...

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Nicholas McMahon, center, was recently promoted to Lance Corporal in the United States Marine Corp. Nick is stationed at Camp Pendleton, California in the Motor Transportation division. More...

Dime Box Mini Marathon Scheduled for October 1

The Dime Box Mini Marathon, begun in 1978 as an Eagle Scout project, now in its 39th year, is being held on Saturday, October 1, 2016. More...

Grand Jury Indicts Fourteen

Lee County Grand Jury handed down 16 indictments on 14 people on August 19, 2016.  Eric Andrew Bancroft, 24 of College Station, was indicted on a count of possession of a controlled substance, penalty group 2- Tetrahidrocannabinol, 1-4 grams.&nb More...

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The Dime Box Lions Club was presented the 2015-2016 Robert Koennecke Award for Outstanding Service by Zone Chair, Margaret Polansky. More...

Lady Eagles Nip Navasota in 5

by Mike Organ  It was Keanna Clemons Night for the Lady Eagles as they defeated Navasota in a tightly contested volleyball match. More...

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This is a picture of the good looking staff in their new Lexington Elementary Eagle shirts. PHOTO PROVIDED BY LYNETTE BROWN, LES PRINCIPAL. More...

Foster Care and Adoption Info Session Scheduled

An adoption recruitment event will be held Tuesday, September 13, 2016, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church Parish Activity Center in Caldwell. More...

Dear Editor

Dear Editor;  It is with sadness that I read that Peggy Brown, author above, will no longer write her wonderful little articles for this paper. I can completely understand her situation and sincerely sympathize. More...

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The members of Northwest Lee County 4H group attended the annual Lee County Awards Ceremony held in Lincoln on August 21. More...

2016 National Breastfeeding Month

Every woman’s journey to motherhood is different, but one of the first decisions every new mom makes is how to feed her child. More...

Rockdale Man Prevails in Court

In what could be a landmark ruling for the rights of injured workers, the family of a Rockdale, Texas man, who died from exposure to asbestos, will get their day in court. More...

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The Lexington EDC issued a check to the Lexington Log Cabins and Heritage Center earlier this month for the construction of a new building that will house the Miniature Lexington Town Center made by More...

Cookin’ fer CCA

Cookoff & Fundraiser at Firemen’s Park

Cookin’ fer CCA (Combined Community Action), a cookoff and fundraiser, will be held September 30-October 1, 2016 at Firemen’s Park in Giddings, located west of town on Hwy 290.  More...

Free Family Fun Day

Everyone is invited to enjoy a free day of fun at Tejas Camp and Retreat Center, located at 1038 PR 2191 in Giddings. The afternoon fun for the whole family event will take place on Sunday, September 11, from 2 to 7 p.m. More...

Eagles Blast Thorndale 67-7

The Lexington/Thorndale football game was almost over after the first quarter, with the Eagles leading 27-7. Nic Dillon had scored three of his four TDs with 3:31 left in the quarter. Ja’Kobe Cooper scored the second Eagle touchdown. More...

Giddings Public Library News

All preschool age children and their parents are invited to join us every Wednesday morning from 10:30 to 11:00 for StoryTime.  The 11th Annual Texas Word Wrangler Festival will be held on September 9th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

World Suicide Prevention Day is September 10

The Jason Foundation, Inc. (JFI) is a national leader in youth suicide awareness and prevention programs targeted to address the “Silent Epidemic” of youth suicide. Their Affiliate Office is located in Georgetown. More...


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