April 12, 2018 RSS feed / Community News

In the Garden

Now that we are in the midst of spring, it is time to start thinking about the garden and your lawn for those of you with one. This is a perfect time to start many of the food plants that are favorites on the table. More...

Grandma’s Brag!

Ashley and Jacob Wachsmuth Children of Jake and Christine Wachsmuth Grandchildren of Martin and Julie Schubert And John and Janet Wachsmuth More...

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Wow! The Spring “Bloom” has been spectacular, not only on the roadsides, but in our neighborhoods! These azaleas were captured at a residence on Shady Circle in Lexington. More...

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Friends and neighbors gathered again last Tuesday, April 2, at Herk’s Store & Grill to enjoy the monthly Birthday Celebration for whoever shows up and has a birthday during that month. More...

Ramblings on Food, Food Memories, Cooking and Eating

How We Started Eating Sugar for Breakfast

Last week, I talked about how, for most of human existence, people didn’t eat breakfast. For not quite the last 100 years, it has been touted as “The Most Important Meal of the Day.” More...

Social Security Matters

Ask Rusty – Turning 70 and Still Working: What about Social Security?

Dear Rusty: I turn 70 on March 13, 2018 and I’m single. I was told to apply for Social Security one month before I turn 70, but now I’m hearing that I should have applied 4 months in advance. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

April 9, 1868 – Austin Republican: Legal Notice: “R. A. Smith of Austin, hereby gives notice of his appointment as assignee of the estate of W. H. More...

Chef's Corner

Frit-Tot-Ta Breakfast

Here is a quick breakfast for something different on the weekends.  Cook 16 oz. Tater Tots in 2 tsp olive oil until softened. Mash Tots into bottom of non-stick skillet to form a crust; cook until light golden on the bottom. More...

Open Stage

Prison. Hard times doing hard time. Repeat offender. Hopeless despair. More...

Attention: Lee County Gardeners and Homesteaders

The Little River Basin Master Gardener (Milam County) Chapter will have their monthly meeting Wednesday, April 18 at 2 pm in the Fellowship Hall of the First Christian Church, 8870 N Hwy 77 in Lexington. More...

Fayette County Opry

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their monthly Opry on Monday, April 16, 2018 at the Ellinger Chamber of Commerce Hall in Ellinger Texas. The show starts at 7:00 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M. Admission is only $5.00  More...


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