November 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Eagles Named Area Champions

Travel to Bastrop in Quarterfinal Round

Lexington struck quickly on their first possession and then relied on their defense for most of the first half last Friday night, before roping the Stockdale Brahmas’ late in the second quarter. More...

Stover Plays in Polo Tournament

Lexington business owner and polo player, Wendy Stover, played in the U.S. Open Women’s Handicap Final at the Houston Polo Club in Houston, Texas, on Saturday, November 12. More...

Special Sections

Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

November 14, 2016   Commissioner Turner reported someone had dumped trash near the creek on CR 323 in Lexington. Sgt Ray was dispatched to the scene and was able to retrieve papers with names and addresses.  More...

Lexington Police Report

November 14, 2016 Officer Walton took a report of an assault. One party was cited in the incident. November 15, 2016 More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

THEY SAID IT

“I’m So Thankful”

“I’m just so thankful,” Marty said.  Marty had been battling cancer for years and was now in our hospice inpatient facility. His body was failing quickly, but his mind and spirit were vibrant.  More...

Just a Thought.......

As I write these words, parts of our nation are in an uproar. They are marching in protest against the winner of our recent Presidential election.  More...

Sports

Eagles Corral Stockdale

The Eagles corralled the Stockdale Brahmas last Friday night in the Area competition, on the march toward the State Playoff games. More...

Eagles Face East Bernard

This Friday in Bastrop at 7:00 pm, Lexington faces one of the storied programs in small school football this week in East Bernard. More...

Lady Eagles @ Dime Box Tourney

Snook toppled the Lady Eagles in the championship game of the Dime Box Tourney. Lexington started off slowly, but picked up the scoring pace in the second quarter. More...

Loose Tire Causes Accident on Hwy 290

Last Tuesday, Bobby Mendez, 50 of Lockhart, was traveling down Highway 290 West, near the old Color Star grower’s nursery. He was in a 2012 Dodge Ram 3500 when he suddenly lost two tires off his dually pickup truck. More...

$15,000 Reward Offered

The Office of the Governor’s Fallen Hero Reward Texas Remembers program has announced a cash reward of up to $15,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of the person or persons responsible for the murder of Detective Benja More...

Down Home Ranch Needs Volunteers

A lot of love goes into Down Home Ranch’s annual poinsettia crop, but there’s lots of good, old-fashioned hard work necessary to grow, package, and deliver our beautiful plants. More...

General Stories

Leader Column Writer Honored by National Book Award

The i310 Media Group has announced the winners and finalists of THE 2016 BEST BOOKS AWARDS. Winners and finalists were selected from over 2000 titles from mainstream and independent publishers.  More...

One Nation Under Fire

The liberals are marching in the streets. Having lost the election, when they seemingly had every advantage, has made them mad enough to raise you-know-what. They are marching because they believed they had the battle won. More...

TFB Thanksgiving Meal Report shows prices increased

A traditional, Texas-style Thanksgiving dinner for 10 will cost $48.85 this year, up $2.37 from a year ago, according to the special Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) Thanksgiving Meal Report.  More...

Community News

Chef's Corner

Apple Walnut Cobbler

The Holiday Season is here. One of my favorite desserts that my “mother-in-love” used to make at Thanksgiving for us is one I will never forget. Here it is for your enjoyment!   More...

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 2nd from 10 AM to 3 PM. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Sadie Anne Tucker, granddaughter of Richard & Julie Tucker of Lexington More...

School

Superintendent’s Corner

Well, it’s that time of year again, one of my favorite holidays – Thanksgiving! I believe I enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday for a multitude of reasons. More...

LISD's Week in Review

Full Story

Obituaries - Free Access

Douglas “Joe” Marvin Benignus

Funeral services for Douglas “Joe” Marvin Benignus, 73 of Dime Box, were held on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Old Dime Box, Texas with Rev. David Loeffler officiating. More...

Alfred William Chew

Funeral services for Alfred Chew, 84, of Giddings, Texas were held on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at St. More...

Robert Lane Huettel

Funeral services for Robert Lane Huettel, 73 of Lexington, were held on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Dr. Gregory Nichols officiating.  More...


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