September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Community News

In The Garden

Garden Club 50th

This is a banner year for the Lexington Garden Club as they mark their 50th anniversary on September 14th. The club has gone through a number of changes through the years and is hoping to grow more in the years to come. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

The library has a shipment of new books and CDs. It’s too hot outside, so why not stay in and read a good book.   More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

September 3, 1847 – The Union (Washington, D.C.): The 1847 census of Burleson County [which included most of what became Lee County but Lexington did not exist until the 1850s] as returned by the assessor stood at: Qualified electors 208; inhab More...

Let’s Eat at our Hometown Restaurants

Having covered several restaurants in surrounding communities, that are open on Sundays after church, and having covered those open in Lexington on Sundays, we’re going to spend the next couple of weeks covering some other Lexington restaurants More...

Food for Thought

Ramblings on Food, Food Memories, Cooking and Eating

You Are What You Eat   Everyone has heard the expression “you are what you eat.” It originates from a German pun. In German, the verb “to be” sounds exactly like the verb “to eat.”  Man ist was man isst. More...

Texas nursing homes team up to take care of the elderly

Staff put in long hours, providers coordinate to ensure steady care for vulnerable residents

Fortitude and team work are helping Texas nursing home staff meet the colossal challenges presented by Hurricane Harvey and ensure vulnerable residents are safe and well-cared for despite unprecedented flooding.  More...

Ham and Cheese Omelet

One of our favorite breakfasts is making an omelet with cheese. There are many variations of preparing omelets. We add fresh fruit to go with the meal. This recipe is worth the effort.   More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Sadie Anne Tucker enjoying her first taste of ice cream! Sadie is the granddaughter of Richard & Julie Tucker of Lexington and the daughter of Jesse & Liz Tucker of Lexington. More...

Oil Drilling Interrupted by Storm

The Eagle Ford Shale region of south Texas has been hammered hard by Tropical Storm Harvey and the impact may not be fully known for weeks. More...

The Pie Shack Carmine, TX - 979-278-4004

Last Week, the Leader invited our readers to contribute their own “Where to Eat this Sunday” reviews. More...

Exercises that Help Ease Arthritis Pain and Stiffness

Dear Savvy Senior,  What exercises are best suited for seniors with arthritis? More...

Social Security Matters

Bend Points & Means Testing

Dear Rusty:  More...


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