2009-05-14

Lexington Homecoming 2009 1st Annual Pet Contest



On Friday May 1, 2009 Lexington held the 1st Annual Homecoming Pet Contest. Approximately 30 proud pet owners brought their beloved animals and participated in a variety of competitions. The Pet Contest began with Best Dressed competition. There was a variety of pets in costumes. Some pets were dressed as celebrities like Marlon Brando and Carol Burnett, other pets were […]

Over 90 Club



Quilting Angels to Show Donation Quilts at Lee County Fair



The Quilting Angels volunteers will show donation quilts at the Lee County Fair on May 15 and 16. These quilts have been made for Giddings, Dime Box, Lincoln and Ledbetter Volunteer Fire Departments for use at their fundraisers. The volunteer quilters meet on the first and third Mondays of each month to produce quilts for local nursing homes, Family Crisis […]

Fayette County Country Opry



Chris Rybak The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their monthly Opry on Monday, May 18, 2009 at the KC Hall in La Grange. The show starts at 7:30 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M. Admission is only $5.00. The Opry is brought to you by the Fayette County Country Music Club, which is dedicated to […]

The Lexington Rotary Club Completes Book Drive



2009 Lexington Rotary 5K Run/Walk Results



5K Walk: 8 & under 1st Place Emory Brockenbush 20-29 1st Place Ashley Mills 2nd Place Rhonda Cloud 3rd Place Julie Cooper 30-39 1st Place Kristy Krenek 40-49 1st Place Candy Biehle 2nd Place Kathy Mills 3rd Place Diane Walch 50-59 1st Place Evelyn Herrera 60-69 1st Place Ruby Hartfield Overall Female Walker: Evelyn Herrera (No male walkers) 5K Run […]

Five Sentenced in District Court



On May 7, 2009, with the Honorable Terry Flenniken presiding over Lee County District Court, dispositions were made in five pending cases. Charles Cory Schindler, 30 of Lexington, received a sentence of seven years confinement in TDCJ probated for seven years for Evading Arrest or Detention with Vehicle. He also must pay a $2,000 fine; $300 Court Costs; $50 Bluebonnet […]

New Veteran’s Clinic to Open in La Grange



Fayette County Judge Ed Janecka said, “After 5 long years of working to get a veteran’s clinic, I am happy to announce that there will be a Veterans Clinic in La Grange to serve veterans from all surrounding counties.” Sterling Medical Corporation operates 17 VA clinics and was awarded the bid for the clinic. The new clinic will be located […]

Bryan Named Citizen of the Year



Ronnie Bryan has been chosen as this year’s Citizen of the Year by the Lexington Chamber of Commerce. Each year, the Chamber honors an individual who has made outstanding contributions to the community over the years, to thank the individual for their help with the Chamber in its events and projects. Ronnie was born and raised in Lexington, graduating from […]

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