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Santa’s Mailbox

Santa’s Mailbox is returning to Lexington for another Christmas Season! More...

Special Sections

Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

November 20, 2017  A motorist reported a cow out on FM 2239 just before the Bastrop County line. More...

Lexington Police Report

November 20, 2017  Officer Landrum responded to the 900 block of Caldwell Street in reference to a civil paperwork service. Once the papers were served, Officer Landrum cleared scene.  November 21, 2017  More...

They have a lot to brag about in Texas

They do things big in Texas and now they have another thing to boast about - the longest car wash in the world, according to the Association of Mature American Citizens [AMAC].  More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 8-9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Library 10:30 – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

The Deliverer

The book of Joshua records God leading His chosen people into the land He had promised to them. Long before Moses’ death, God chose Joshua to be the human leader to succeed Moses. More...

The Rosy Side

Have you ever been guilty of skipping to the end of a book to see how the plot concludes? Have you ever looked up the end of a movie online before seeing it or while you are watching it in the theatre? More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Glenn Christophe Luedke

Funeral services for Glenn Luedke, 79, of Northrup, Texas were held on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Serbin, Texas with Rev. More...

Elizabeth “Lizzy” Beisert Rackel

Funeral services for Elizabeth “Lizzy” Rackel, 85, of Loebau, Texas, were held on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Christ Lutheran Church in Loebau with Rev. Garrett Smith officiating. More...

Ellen “Jonnie” Lenore Schulze

Funeral services for Ellen “Jonnie” Schulze, 74, of Giddings, Texas,were held on Sunday, November 26, 2017 at St. John Lutheran Church in Lincoln, Texas with Rev. Dale Bohm officiating. More...

Threats Made Against County Attorney

A man made terroristic threats against Lee County Attorney Martin Placke recently. Mark Meuth, 48 of Giddings, was arrested for making terroristic threats on Monday, November 13. More...

Commissioners Consider Demolishing Part of Annex

At their Regular Meeting on Monday, November 27, 2017, the Lee County Commissioners discussed their options with the southeast wing of the Lehmann Annex Building. More...

Busy Week Ahead

This week will be very busy for Lexington and the surrounding area, as the Eagles prepare to play in the Regional finals and the Christmas Season begins. More...

General Stories

First Wa l k Around Tr a c k Huge Success

Wow!! What a turn out for the 1st “Family Walk the Track Night” at our Eagle Stadium last week. We had a total of 72.5 miles walked. There were over 50 participants! One young lady walked/ran 4 miles just by herself!! More...

Photo

NEW TEXAS MASTER GARDENERS—The Little River Basin Master Gardener Association (LRBMGA) is proud to announce the certification of (left to right) Milissa Davis and Vickie McDaniel. More...

Christmas tree shortage not felt in Texas

Talk about bad timing for a major shortage. There is a serious nationwide shortage of natural Christmas trees. According to news reports, this is due to production problems in major tree states like Oregon and the Carolinas.  More...

Community News

In The Garden

There are approximately 600 species of insects in Central Texas. Many are considered pests (look up “Love Bugs”), but actually beneficial. Love Bugs, believe it or not, are considered beneficial. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

November 25, 1847 – Democratic Telegraph and Texas Register (Houston, Texas): It was reported that Burleson county had given Dr Miller a majority in the governor’s race, but it was likely that Gen. More...

Chef's Corner

Apple Crunch Salad

Here is a congealed salad you might enjoy for a special meal this fall. This is the time of year for apples to excel.  1 (6oz) package strawberry-flavored gelatin 1 ¾ cups boiling water 1 ½ cups apple juice ¼ tsp. More...

Sports

Eagles Soar over Owls 33-13

Lexington took another step toward their goal of going the distance in the state finals with a 33-13 win over the Odem Owls in the area championship game. More...

Lexington Smokes Caldwell

The Lady Eagles defeated Caldwell 58-41 Tuesday night in Caldwell. Freshman Shelby Ray led the Lady Eagles in scoring with 21 markers. Elexus Cooper and Alexis Gonzales added 11 points each. More...

Lexington Basketball Tourney

With the football teams of Lexington and Milano still in the playoffs, making a mess of the original bracket, the tourney will continue as scheduled with modifications. More...


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