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Deputy not Indicted for Officer Involved Shooting - Free Access

The Lee County Grand Jury did not indict Lee County Deputy David Jessup for a February 8, 2017 incident where he shot a man. More...

Dime Box Names Finalist - Free Access

Dime Box ISD Board of Trustees named Nicholas West the Lone Finalist at their April 26th Board meeting. As with all superintendent searches, West will have a 21 day waiting period before being named Superintendent of Dime Box.  More...

First Place Artist - Free Access

Congratulations to Rylin Gage Brown, first place winner in the 2016-2017 Republic of Texas Museum K- 5 division of District 7 Art Contest. Rylin is student at Lexington Elementary School and son of Mr. & Mrs. Jessie Brown.   More...

Special Sections

Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report - Free Access

April 24, 2017   A complainant requested a Criminal Trespass Warning be issued to her neighbor whom she said kept going to her apartment at Westwood Lane and bothering her. More...

Lexington Police Report - Free Access

April 24, 2017   Officer Walton assisted a citizen with a vehicle unlock in the parking lot of the Lexington High School.  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 new assortment of books and CDs for your reading and listening enjoyment. Come by the library and check out some of the new titles. More...

Chef's Corner - Free Access

Beef and Noodle Delight

This one is for “working moms”. It’s a big recipe from which leftovers can be had.   More...

Grandma’s Brag! - Free Access

Charlotte Conley 6 months Mom-Rachel Conley Grandmas- Keri Greena (of Lincoln) and Laurie Conley (of Sugar Land) Great Grandmas- LaNell Gulley (of Corpus Christi) and Marge Conley (of Houston) and th More...

School

Photos - Free Access

Some students at Lexington Elementary School dressed in character as they stood in front of study boards depicting the character of their dress. More...

Sports

Eagles Lose but Win - Free Access

Sound confusing? Lexington lost their final district game to Franklin, 7-2. Rogers defeated Academy 4- 2, giving Lexington the 4th seed from District 20-3A in the state playoffs.  More...

Eagle Football - Free Access

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football has a nice quarterly article about Region IV-3ADII. The lead picture was of Walker Hess. The Lexington part of the article raved about Hess’ school record setting season of a year ago. More...

Photos - Free Access

Madison Stefek turns on a pitch More...

Breaking News - 5/9/2017 3:03 PM

18 Wheeler Loses 5 Wheels Near Peterson's Family Foods

An 18-wheeler lost five wheels - including its wheel hubs off the frame - while passing through Lexington Tuesday afternoon. More...

Breaking News - 5/4/2017 2:12 PM

Annual Drinking Water Quality - Free Access

CITY OF LEXINGTON

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Lexington City Council Election Results - Free Access

One incumbent and two other people were elected to serve on the Lexington City Council Saturday, May 6. More...

Full Slate of Activities to Entertain at Homecoming - Free Access

A full slate of activities will provide ample entertainment during this year’s Homecoming. The Miss Lexington Pageant opened the activities last Saturday where Samantha Couch was crowned Miss Lexington (14- 18 years old). More...

City Council Election Saturday - Free Access

Candidates answer one more question to enlighten voters

The Lexington City Council election will be held this Saturday, May 6 where three positions will be filled. Six people signed up to run for those three seats, including incumbents Tim Brown and Garland Moffett. More...

Tootsie Named Citizen of the Year - Free Access

The Lexington Chamber of Commerce named Tootsie Tomanetz Citizen of the Year. More...

General Stories

Photo - Free Access

Leroy Smith and Steve White were two of the latest Lexington veterans treated to an Honor Flight to Washington DC last week. More...

Photo - Free Access

Colby Smith caught this flathead catfish near the King Fishing Hole on the Yegua recently. It was 53 pounds and 45 inches long! Colby is the great-grandson of CW Fields. More...

150 Mile Ride - Free Access

Last weekend was the BP MS 150 Bicycle Ride from Houston to Austin. Approximately 15,000 cyclists participated in this two-day ride along state and county roads between the two cities. It is held every year in support of Multiple Sclerosis research. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar - Free Access

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 8-9 a.m. Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

THEY SAID IT - Free Access

I Don’t Want to be a Coward

Charles sat in the dining hall and chewed his turkey in a methodical, disinterested sort of way. He glanced up at me and sighed. I knew he felt weary and frustrated.  More...

The Rosy Side - Free Access

Barry Lynn, John Gibbs, and I had our pictures on the front page a few months ago because we were going to prison – to do ministry - and were asking for support. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Irene Agnes Schulze - Free Access

Funeral services for Irene Schulze, 93, of Giddings, were held on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Christ Lutheran Church in Loebau, Texas with Rev. Garrett Smith officiating.  More...


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