January 26, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

New Reserve Officers Ease Pressure on LPD

Three new reserve officers have been hired by the Lexington Police, easing some of the pressure on the Department. More...

Special Sections

Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

January 16, 2017 Deputy Nurse helped a citizen unlock his vehicle at the Prosperity Bank in Lexington. Deputy Holloway and Deputy Mastronardi responded to a residential burglar alarm on FM 180. More...

Lexington Police Report

January 16, 2017   Officers Walton and Nolen received a call of power out in the 400 block of Ave. D. 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. Storytime for ages 6 and under is every Wednesday at 10:30 AM. New collection of biographies now available: More...

Chef's Corner

New York Style Cheesecake Mousse

Give this dessert time in the fridge and it gets even better. Once chilled, it can be covered with plastic wrap and refrigerated up to 3 or 4 days. Berries are optional, but they’re a festive way to dress up the dish.   More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Cameron Lindgren, Mason Lindgren, Jadyn Miller. Parents are Chance and Amanda Lindgren of Pflugerville. PawPaw and Sasa are Randy and Sherry Green More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Bruce Reat

Funeral services for R. Bruce Reat were held on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at First Baptist Church in Lexington with burial in the Prospect Cemetery near Lexington.  More...

Henry Ehrmann Mooney

Henry Ehrmann Mooney, age 70, passed away January 11, 2017, following a lengthy battle with cancer. The family held a visitation in Henry’s honor at Hugh Wilson Cemetery on Saturday, January 21, 2017.  More...

Melvin Oswald Iselt

Funeral services for Melvin Iselt, 79 of Fedor, are pending at this time. More...

$300,000 for Lexington Business Development

The Lexington Economic Development Corporation (EDC) would like to invest the majority of its resources in the Lexington economy. As of 2016, the EDC collects between $5,000 and $7,000 per month. It currently has over $300,000 in funds. More...

Inner City Speed Limit Change

Effective immediately, the speed limit has changed to 20 mph on Hale Street, from 2nd to 5th Street, in Lexington. More...

Photo

The Lexington High School students pictured above traveled to the Business Professionals of America Area 3 Region 2 Leadership Conference held in College Station on January 14. More...

General Stories

The City of Lexington & Work in Progress

City of Lexington starting the first of February will be resurfacing and paving the following roads; Giddings St (between 4th and 7th St) Belton Rd (between 3rd & 7th St) Main St (between 5th & 7th St). More...

Senate Begins Budget Process For 85th Session

Last week, the first draft of the budget was filed by Flower Mound Senator and Finance Committee Chair Jane Nelson, setting the baseline for budget negotiations in the Senate. More...

Photo

Recently, a group of young people were not going to have as good a Christmas as they had wished for, except for the generosity of a group of people from Lee County. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

THEY SAID IT

That’s No Phone!

Albert was a quiet guy. Like a shadow, he would drift in and out of his room, noiselessly piloting his wheelchair down the hallways. More...

Engagement Announcement

Wachsmann - Milburn

Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Wachsmann of Manheim are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Tammy Marie to Jonathan James Milburn. Jonathan is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Don Milburn of Lexington.  More...

Sports

Hearne Hurts the Eagles

The Hearne Eagles hurt the Lexington Eagles’ playoff chances with a 49-44 win last week. The win put Hearne in third place position, and put Lexington in fourth with the same record. This ended the first round of district play.  More...

Jarrell Jolts Eagles 50-42

Lexington played #3 ranked Jarrell to a standstill until late in the game last week. More...

Jarrell Tops Lady Eagles

Jarrell topped the Lexington Lady Eagles 56-24 in District 20-3A play last week. The Lady Cougars put a tough full court press on the Lady Eagles, jumping out to a 15-2 lead by the end of the first quarter. More...


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