October 18, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Early Voting Begins Monday

Early Voting in this year’s midterm election starts Monday, October 22 and will continue through Friday, November 2. Election day is Tuesday, November 6. More...

LHS Band Takes First Place in Marching Contest

Last Saturday, the Lexington High School Band traveled to Brenham to compete in this year’s Blinn Marching Festival and they came home more than winners! More...

Special Sections

Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

October 8, 2018  A motorist reported a tree in the roadway on Hwy 77 at Nails Creek. Deputy Nelson assisted with removing the tree.  More...

Lexington Police Report

October 8, 2018 Officer Young responded to loose cattle near the Sale Barn. With the help of local residents, the cattle were secured. Officer Reyna was called to the Round Top Bank for an issue with the drive through ATM machine. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 8-9 a.m. Story Time - Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 1 a.m.   More...

Church

A Prayer

Lord, Thank you for Your faithfulness. 1 Cor. 1:9 You are righteous and kind and all Your ways are good, Psa. 145:17 You are my Father and Father to all who call on You and put their faith in You through Your Son, Jesus Christ, Matt. 6:9. More...

The Journey of Life

Years ago when Warren G. Harding was President of the United States, he regularly attended a particular church in Washington D.C. A lady heard he was a regular attendee at this church and wanted to meet Harding, so she showed up at church one Sunday. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Ramona Basquez

Funeral services for Ramona Basquez, 73, of Giddings, Texas, ere held on Friday, October 12, 2018 at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Giddings with Father Uche Andeh officiating. More...

Delward “Del” William Schautschick

Delward William Schautschick was born on August 30, 1939 in Giddings, Texas to Martin & Amanda (Berger) Schautschick. He was baptized on October 10, 1939 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings by Rev. G.W. More...

Jimmie Ruth Roberts

Jimmie Ruth Roberts, 84, of Hot Springs Village, Arkansas, previously of Garland, Texas, Denver, Colorado, and Warda, Texas ,left for her heavenly home on Friday, August 31, 2018.  More...

Breaking News - 10/19/2018 12:17 PM

Festivals Cancelled - Free Access

The Lexington Chamber of Commerce announced on Friday, October 19, that this weekend's Pumpkin Fest and Chocolate Lovers Festival has been cancelled, primarily due to weather. No other information is available at this time. More...

Lost Pines to Consider Action on Transport Permits

Will also hear on proposed changes to measuring drawdowns

The Lost Pines Groundwater Conservation District (LPGCD) will meet on Wednesday, October 17, at 7 p.m. at the Giddings Public Library. More...

Tootsie Featured on NBC’s TODAY

Lexington’s BBQ sweetheart and the World’s Best Pitmaster, Tootsie Tomanetz, was featured last Sunday morning on the NBC Today Show.  More...

General Stories

Remember Hunters for the Hungry this Hunting Season

Editorial:

Texas hunting licenses for the 2018-2019 sporting year are on sale and the hunting season is in full swing. When purchasing a new hunting license, Texas hunters have the opportunity to make a donation to Hunters for the Hungry. More...

Community News

In The Garden

What’s that you say?

When I was younger, my mother would be looking out at the sky and say “Red sky at night, sailors delight. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

October 13, 1878 – Galveston Daily News: More...

Chef's Corner

Hushpuppies to Howl For

If you think hushpuppies are hard outside and mushy on the inside, you are in for a surprise! These are crisp and golden on the outside and so creamy inside that they melt in your mouth. More...

School

From the Superintendent

Bring on the fall weather! How wonderful it is to feel the crispness of the air! As we move into the fall months, I want to encourage you all to keep up with the activities and events at LISD. More...

Sports

District 19 3A Volleyball Standings

Full Story

Eagles Spank Florence 63-7

The Lexington Eagles started District 8-3A-DII play with a 63-7 win over the Florence Buffaloes. The win improves Lexington’s season record to5-1. More...

Lexington Heads to Clifton

The Lexington Eagles travel to Bosque County Friday night to tangle with the Clifton Cubs. The Cubs are 7-0 this season. More...


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