June 29, 2017 RSS feed / Community News

Giddings Library News Corner

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

Perfect Cornbread

I hope you enjoy cornbread as much as I do. I have eaten so many different recipes of this soulfood, but I think this recipe is one of the best.  1 cup plain yellow cornmeal 1 cup flour 1 Tbsp baking powder 1 tsp. More...

Food Thoughts: Ramblings on Food, Food Memories, Cooking and Eating

#1 Grandmother’s Fudge

My earliest cooking experiences were with my grandmother in Upstate New York. When I was very young, she still cooked on a coal-stove, with no temperature controls - yet she produced a manycourse Sunday dinner for a dozen or more people every week. More...

New Medicare Cards Debut Next Year

Dear Savvy Senior,  More...

How diet may affect agerelated macular degeneration

Near the center of the retina, at the back of the eye, is a small area known as the macula. The macula is needed for sharp, central vision, such as for seeing straight ahead to drive, read, and recognize faces. More...

Community Wide July 3rd Fireworks Display

Monday, July 3, 2017 at Elizabeth Lutheran Church

Everyone is invited to attend the 21st Annual Community Wide Elizabeth Lutheran Church July 3rd Celebration & Fireworks Display to be held Monday, July 3, 2017 at Elizabeth Lutheran Church, on Highway 21 East & CR 307 in Caldwell from 6:00 p. More...

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Lexington Leader’s Drone Pilot, Phil Concan, celebrated a birthday last Saturday. Happy Birthday Drone King! More...

Take Them Fishing!

Introduce children to fishing at a young age. Take them to a local lake or private tank and be prepared to enjoy being outside! If you’re taking a young one for the first time, plan to go where there are plenty of easy ways to catch fish.  More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

June 28, 1877- Galveston Daily News: “FROM A DANCE TO DEATH. Four Young Men Hanged by Masked Lynchers In Lee County. [Special Telegram to the News] McDADE:, June 27, l877. More...

In The Garden

By now, your pumpkin vine should be growing pretty well. Once the vine reaches a certain length, it will start to produce flowers. At first, male flowers will open. As it grows more, the female flowers will start. More...

Happy 59th Anniversary

Robert and Gladys Willrich, Sr.  June 29, 1958 to June 29, 2017   More...

Social Security Matters

Will my benefit amount ever increase?

Dear Rusty: I’m still working right now, but everyone I talk to about Social Security seems to say that I should wait to take my benefits because once I start the amount will never go up. Problem is I really need the money now. More...


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