November 30, 2017 RSS feed / 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...

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...

LHS Blood Drive Scheduled

The Lexington High School HOSA students will be hosting a Blood Drive on Friday, December 1, 2017, in the High School Library, located at 8731 N. Hwy 77. The Drive will run from 9 in the morning until 3 in the afternoon. More...

2017 BBQ Cookoff in Sinton, Texas

Bruh’s Ba Ba Ba-B-Que’s team from Lee County took 6th place overall in the 2017 BBQ Cookoff in Sinton, Texas recently. More...

The right stuffing?

You know that bloated feeling you get at the end of your traditional Thanksgiving Day dinner? It can make you feel like your pants are cutting off your circulation. The makers of Stove Top Stuffing think they could have a fix for that. Or do they? More...

Social Security Matters

Ask Rusty - Estimated vs Actual Benefits

Dear Rusty: I am going to stop working in October 2018 at age 62. I do not want to start drawing my Social Security then (at age 62 it would be $1,005/month; normal retirement is 66 years, 4 months, $1,454/month). 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...

Grandma’s Brag!

Ava Dianne and Emma Grace Noack Twin daughters of Johnathan and Amy Noack of Giddings. More...

Food for Thought

Ramblings on Food, Food Memories, Cooking and Eating

My Soda Addiction I’ve been reading that soft drink manufacturers are worried. Their sales have been steadily declining over the past few years – by about 25% since the 1990s. More...

Christmas at Winedale

2017 19th Century Crafts – Tours of Historic Buildings – Refreshments – ALL FREE!

Step back into time and celebrate the holiday season, 19th Century style! The historic community of Winedale opens its doors to the general public and you are invited! More...

How to Divvy Up Your Family Belongings Peacefully and Sensibly

Dear Savvy Senior, What’s the best way to distribute my personal possessions to my kids after I’m gone without causing hard feelings or conflict? More...


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