March 15, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners Revisit Continued Problems at the Courthouse

Water continues to seep into the building

At their Regular Meeting on Monday, March 12, 2018, the Lee County Commissioners voted to accept a proposal for assessment, design, and construction services regarding the Lee County Courthouse. More...

Texas Stars Host Play Day

The Lee County Texas Stars 4H Horse club is hosting a buckle-series playday, at the Lexington Memorial Arena in Lexington, in which youth from 5-19 are eligible to ride and earn points toward a custom belt buckle at the end of the series. More...

Special Sections

Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

March 5, 2018  A resident on CR 123 advised that there were five male subjects prowling around his residence. He reported they had been doing that for several days. Deputy Ledenbach and Deputy Mastronardi responded and searched the area. More...

Lexington Police Report

March 5, 2018  Officer Walton and Officer Landrum responded to an open door in the 600 block of Yegua Drive. A neighbor noticed the door open and knew the resident was not home. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 8-9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 1 a.m.   More...

Church

Church Briefs

First Shiloh Baptist Church Free Local Area Youth Talent Show and Ice Cream Social

April 28, 2018 at 3:00 PM Free Entry into Talent Show ages 25 to 5. Auditions April 14th,2018. There will be Awards, Door Prizes, and a Concession Stand. More...

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Surrounded by friends, this month’s birthday celebrants enjoy fellowship and cake at Herk’s Store and Grill - always on the first Tuesday of the month. More...

Ebenezer Lutheran Church - Manheim

Ebenezer Lutheran Church in Manheim will host their BBQ Chicken Fundraiser this Sunday, March 18, with sales beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Lincoln Community Center.  They will serve barbecue chicken, beans, sauce and potato salad. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

James Everett Frenzel

A private memorial service for James “Jim” Everett Frenzel, 73, of Giddings will be held at a later date. More...

Louis “Buster” Edward Dussetschleger

Funeral services for Louis “Buster” Dussetschleger, 67 of Lexington, were held on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Billy Alexander officiating.  Louis “Buster” Edward Dusset More...

Jessie Juarez Meuth

Funeral services for Jessie Meuth, 79, of Giddings, were held on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at St. Margaret Catholic Church in Giddings with Father Uche Andeh officiating. More...

Breaking News - 3/16/2018 10:08 AM

BOIL WATER ALERT HAS BEEN LIFTED!!! - Free Access

The City of Lexington has lifted the BOIL WATER NOTICE issued Wednesday afternoon. You no longer need to boil water for consumption. More...

Officers Respond to Accidental Gunshot Wound

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office and the Lexington Police Department were dispatched to the Popelka residence located at 1820 CR 323 for a gunshot wound to the leg Sunday evening, March 11, 2018, at about 6:15 p.m. More...

Local Student Wins First in State 4-H Essay Contest

Lexington resident and Giddings High School 4-H member, Bruce Beard, won First Place in the State 4-H Essay writing contest and he submitted his essay for the National Competition last week. More...

General Stories

DAV Meeting

Burleson County Disabled American Veterans, Chapter 86, will have its regular monthly meeting on Thursday night, March 15, 2018, at the First Baptist Church of Caldwell, located at 501 W. Mustang Street. More...

Bee School

Learn how to produce your own honey and help save the bees by attending the Central Texas Beekeepers School on Saturday, March 17 at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Brenham. More...

Tejas Health Care Earns National Recognition for Patient-Centered Care

NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™ standards emphasize enhanced care through patient-clinician partnership

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) today announced that Tejas Health Care of La Grange, TX has received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly c More...

Community News

In The Garden

Spring is coming! Spring is coming!

Yes we can see all around that the early blooming trees are getting that light green tint that is the beginning of leaves or blooms. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

March 10, 1868 – (Galveston) Flake’s Bulletin: T. H. Mundine (of Lexington) was listed as the delegate from district 44 (to the state constitutional convention). He was one of 83 Republicans. More...

Chef's Corner

Chicken Chili

The kind of weather we’ve been having is a cause for bringing out the Soul Food recipes. This is not only good, but it makes a pretty presentation in a soup bowl.   More...

School

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LISD teacher, Traci Ricketson (far right) was recognized at last week’s School Board Meeting and was given an Eagle Excellence Award. She was nominated by the student seen with her. More...

Sports

Eagles vs. Anderson-Shiro

The Anderson-Shiro Owls and the Lexington Eagles played what amounted to a triple header Friday night and Saturday. The teams split the games played Friday night, with each team winning by 8-5 scores. Saturday the Owls stuck it to Lexington 11-3. More...

Robertson Wins Cameron Tourney

Coby Robertson played his way through the field to win the Cameron Tennis Tourney. Coby defeated an opponent from Franklin 8-2 in what they used to call a pro set. Robertson sent his next challenger to the sidelines with an 8-5 win. More...

Lady Eagles Blast Hearne

The Lady Eagles won their second district game Tuesday, blasting the Hearne Lady Eagles 24-1 in three innings. The game was halted after three innings by the UIL rule.  More...


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