April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Community News

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 8-9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 1 a.m.   More...

Chef's Corner

Delicious Fried Chicken

I have never mastered frying chicken. This one I was finally satisfied with the results. Try it. You will like it, especially if you like it crispy.  2 cups flour 2 tsps. Paprika 2 tsps. More...

Open Stage

Like the tormented ghost in a Shakespeare play, the towering black stormclouds approach us in ominous silence, lightning dancing like swordplay before them. The air is as still as the tomb, with not a breath of a breeze to stir the humid darkness. More...

DAV Meeting

Chapter 86 of the Disabled American Veterans will hold its monthly meeting Thursday night at 7 pm at the First Baptist Church in Caldwell. The church is located at 501 W. Mustang St. More...

Sales Tax Holiday for Emergency Supplies

With the potential for severe weather approaching this spring, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds Texans they can purchase certain items tax-free during the state’s sales tax holiday for emergency preparation supplies, from April 28 to April More...

Giddings Library News Corner

StoryTime for ages 6 and under is every Wednesday at 10:30 AM. Learning Library for ages 7 to 11 is every second and fourth Thursday 4:30 – 5:30 PM. Teen Scene for ages 12 to 16 is every third Thursday of the month from 4-6 PM.   More...

Social Security Matters

Dear Rusty: My wife and I own a small company, so we can allocate our pay as we wish. She had not paid into Social Security in her career until 6 years ago. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

April 14, 1858 – (Houston) Weekly Telegraph: District Court dates for Burleson county will be May 3 and November 8. More...

It’s a Boy!

Jimmy and Esther Terrell announce the birth of their firstborn, Judah Valor Terrell, born Friday, March 2, 2018 at home in Bryan, Texas. More...

Lee County Fair Continues Foods and Wine Contests

The Lee County Fair has announced the Foods and Wine Contests scheduled for Saturday, May 19, at the Lee County Fair Grounds in Giddings. More...

Annual Art Bra Contest

It is time to start designing an original, wearable art bra or work of art for the Creative Cups for the Cause Art Bra Contest. More...

Make college more affordable by saving on intangible costs

When it comes to comparing the costs of various colleges, remember that on the broadest level, costs can be tangible or intangible. To save money, follow these tips from KHEAA.  Tangible costs include tuition and fees and room and board.  More...

Food for Thought

Ramblings on Food, Food Memories, Cooking and Eating

Food Prep   I didn’t take up serious cooking and baking until about 15 years ago. I went through periods of homecooking and baking from scratch during my college years, and then for other periods later in my adult life. More...


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