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Community Blackout Glow-in-the-Dark Pep Rally

The Lexington High School Cheerleaders would like to invite everyone to their Community ”Blackout Glow-In-The-Dark” Pep Rally on Thursday, November 17 in APK Gym @ 6:30pm! Come out and support our Eagles in the playoffs.   More...

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Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

November 7, 2016   A complainant reported a blue car was parked on some property for 5 days. Deputy Mastronardi located the car and spoke to the owner. She is the step-daughter of the landowner and has permission to be there.  More...

Lexington Police Report

November 7, 2016 Officer Walton assisted Animal Control on a possible cruelty to animals call in the 300 block of Avenue F. Investigation ongoing. November 8, 2016 More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

“Waiting is Hard”

THEY SAID IT

“I can do less each day. Is that how this is going to go?” Cora asked.  Cora was in her nineties and had been active and mobile until a month ago. More...

Just a Thought.......

I want you to think about this Truth: Love sits down. Anger rises up. Recent events in our nation have proved the reality of that second phrase.  More...

Surviving the Holidays

Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings is sponsoring a 2-hour special seminar entitled “Surviving the Holidays” for anyone facing the holidays after the death of a loved one. The session is non-denominational and Christ-centered. More...

Sports

Eagles Send Brazos Down River

Brazos took away Lexington’s rushing leader, Nic Dillon, so the Eagles just used Walker Hess’ arm and Nathanael Clifford’s feet to defeat the Cougars. More...

Koch at State CC Meet

Christian Koch ran in the state Cross Country Meet Saturday in Round Rock. Koch qualified to state as an individual at the Regional Meet. Christian did not medal at the state meet, but he represented Lexington with pride.   More...

Eagles to Face Stockdale in Area

For the first time, Lexington will face Stockdale in football Friday night at Hays Consolidated Field in Buda. The Brahmas come into the game with a 6-5 record. More...

Commissioners Continue to be Fiscally Responsible

Lee County Commissioners continue to be fiscally conservative, the result of which has left the county in a secure financial condition. More...

LISD Trustees Vote Down District of Innovation

After a Public Hearing Monday night, the LISD Board of Trustees voted not to pursue the District of Innovation Designation. More...

Merry Marketplace Opens Shopping Season

The Christmas Merry Marketplace, sponsored by the Giddings Chamber of Commerce, will officially open this year’s Christmas Shopping Season. It will be held this Sunday, November 20, at the Lee County Youth Center Cafeteria from 10 a.m. More...

St James Lutheran Celebrates 125 Years

St. James Lutheran Church in Lexington held a special celebration Sunday last week, with three former and current ministers participating in the event. More...

General Stories

DPS Seeks Information in ’92 San Jacinto County Murder

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in solving the 1992 murder of Natasha Atchley, 19, in Shepherd, Texas. More...

Food for the Body & Soul

The 30th Annual Harvest Art Fest Thanksgiving Weekend will be held 10-5 Friday & Saturday November 25th & 26th.   More...

One Nation Under Fire

Even at the end, the Elite Media could not stop pushing their “we know better” agenda. When they had to finally admit that Mr. More...

Community News

Giddings Public Library News

Giddings Public Library has a good assortment of new books and CDs for your reading and listening enjoyment. Our annual Christmas Open House will be held on December 2, 2016 from 10AM to 3 PM. Hope to see you there. More...

Chef's Corner

Apple Butter Pumpkin Pie

1 9-inch pie crust 3 lg. eggs 1 cup canned pumpkin (not pumpkin pie filling) 1 cup apple butter ½ cup sugar 1 tsp. salt 2 tsps. cinnamon ½ tsp. ginger ¼ tsp. nutmeg ¾ cup half and half   More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Raqi Alice Whisper justly wore her “Alice in Wonderland” dress for trick-or-treating. Daughter of Asia Dean and Matthew Rasco. Granddaughter of Maggie and Rick Beasley. Great Granddaughter of Joyce Beasley and the late Clayton Beasley. More...

School

LISD's Week in Review

At the left, Lexington Elementary students are seen participating in a mock presidential election. More...

LHS Veterans Day Program

The Lexington High School Veterans Day Program is something everyone should take the time to attend. More...

Regional Band Tryouts

This past Saturday, several kids from Lexington Middle School went to Smithville High School to participate in tryouts for Regional Band. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Joe Castro Basquez

Funeral services for Joe Basquez, 74 of Giddings, were held on Friday, November 11, 2016 at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Giddings with Father Uche Andeh officiating.  More...

Pearl Richardson

Funeral services for Pearl Richardson, 75 of Giddings, were held on Monday, November 14, 2016 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Robert Tiner and Rev. More...

Melvin Carl Fritsche

Melvin Carl Fritsche of Winchester peacefully entered the gates of Heaven, surrounded by his loving family, on Friday, November 11, 2016, after suffering injuries while working around his home. More...


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