April 27, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Lexington ISD Hits a Homerun! - Free Access

Lexington ISD “hit a homerun” recently with a brilliant alignment with a neighboring School District. The game, however, was not “against a foe;” it was with them! More...

Commissioners Discuss Demolishing Old Sheriff’s Building - Free Access

At the regular Meeting of the Lee County Commissioners’ Court on Monday, April 24, 2017, the Court agreed to allow Lexington to again use the County’s lot on Belton Street for the upcoming Lexington Homecoming 2017. More...

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Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report - Free Access

April 17, 2017 A resident on FM 1624 called and reported that a dark colored sedan was driving up and down the roadway at a high rate of speed. Deputy Mastronardi patrolled the area but did not locate the vehicle. More...

Lexington Police Report - Free Access

April 17, 2017 More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar - Free Access

Wednesday, April 26, 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 - Free Access

“Where am I Going?”

“Where am I going?” Amy asked.  Amy had been battling dementia for several years. In her more lucid moments, she would tell stories of family and friends. More...

The Rosy Side - Free Access

In John 20:19-31, we get the story of two times that Jesus appeared to the disciples after his resurrection. In the first, Jesus appears and shares his spirit with most of the disciples. One was conspicuously absent – Thomas. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

John Henry Guynes Sr. - Free Access

Memorial services for John Guynes Sr., 77 of Giddings, were held on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Rev. Steve Knott officiating.  More...

Lexington Police Deal with Graffiti-Clad Buildings and Roads - Free Access

Late Easter night, early into Monday morning, April 17, the Lexington Police Department began an investigation into several incidents of graffiti. More...

Candidates Address the City’s Infrastructure - Free Access

Continuing our coverage of important subjects over the past few weeks, the Leader asked another question of the six candidates running for City Council in the May 6 election. More...

4-H Livestock Judging Qualifies for State - Free Access

The Lee County 4-H Senior Livestock Judging team won 3rd Place at the Multi-District Judging Contest, earning the team a place at Texas 4-H State Roundup. Multi-District Judging was April 22 at Texas A&M University in College Station. More...

General Stories

Lee County District Court Sentencings - Free Access

On April 11, 2017 in the court, in Lee County of the Honorable Carson Campbell, David Jakobeit, 21 years old, was sentenced to 16 months confinement in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice State Jail Division and ordered to pay $343.00 in court c More...

Controlling Feral Hogs – May 4 - Free Access

In recognition of Soil and Water Conservation Week, April 30 – May 5, the Lee County Soil and Water Conservation District #359 is hosting a program. The meeting will be held on May 4 at 6 pm at the Lincoln Community Center. More...

Community News

Giddings Public Library News - Free Access

Come visit the library and check out some of the new books and CDs: The library has a shipment of many new books and CDs of all kinds. Come by the library and check out some of the new titles. More...

Chef's Corner - Free Access

Thyme-Scented Squash Gratin

Looking for a delicious vegetable recipe that will compliment any meat you choose to serve? You will like this one.   More...

Grandma’s Brag! - Free Access

Isaiah Washington Grandson of Pat and Mike Durkin; Brother of Stacy Washington More...

School

Panel Considers School Finance - Free Access

The Senate Education Committee on Tuesday of last week heard bills related to school funding, considering sweeping changes to the formula that directs money to districts, as well as a program supporters say could lead to steep cuts in funding for hun More...

Sports

Eagles Nip Academy - Free Access

by Mike Organ More...

Eagles Qualify for Region Track - Free Access

Lexington will be well represented at the Region III- 3A Meet this weekend in Waco. The Regional Meet will be held at the Clyde Hart Track and Field site on the campus of Baylor University. More...

Lady Eagles at Area Meet - Free Access

The Lady Eagles were represented at the Area meet by Micha Villalobos and Precious Speaks. Micha placed sixth in the long jump and Precious was fifth in the triple jump. Neither qualified for the Regional Meet.   More...


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