Starting June 18 Jonah: Navigating a Life Interrupted Often we map out our lives to the finest detail, so what do we do when God interrupts us? Many times, like Jonah, we run! In this 6 week Bible study by Priscilla Shirer, we will consider how interruptions can actually be God’s divine invitation to participate in something amazing. Lexington United […]

Sports Thoughts……

The state baseball tourney was quite entertaining. Four games were played on Wednesday, with three decided by one run, and the other by three, with the tying run at the plate when the final out was made. Four of the eight pitchers in the games on Wednesday wore # 13. Of the drafted players only Jovan Hernandez lived up to […]

Jarrell Wins State Baseball Championship

The Jarrell Cougars, representing District 27-AA, won the state baseball championship. It was not easy for the Cougars as they played Elkhart in the opening round. The semi-final game went 13 innings with both teams having a chance to win. One important aspect of the long game for small schools is pitching. Jarrell used its top guns to win the […]

End of the Year Awards at Lexington Elementary Grades PreK – 2

Lee County Relay for Life

Just a Thought…….

Sometimes writing a column is difficult because the words just aren’t there. Other times putting thoughts in this space is made tougher because of the challenge of a friend. This column is the latter, because my (toremain unnamed) friend challenged me to include all of the holidays surrounding this date. I start with today, Flag Day, remembering that it was […]


(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

Amazing Grace Tess was an artist and a knitter. Beautiful paintings adorned her room. She donned a handmade sweater almost every day. She had a lovely smile, and a quiet, peaceful demeanor. Tess suffered from Alzheimer’s. She was wheelchair-bound and could no longer feed herself or button her sweaters. “I don’t know” and “That’s nice,” were the only two intelligible […]


Fayette County Country Music

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their monthly opry on Monday, June 18, 2012 at the KC hall in La Grange. This month we are featuring: Keith Hickle, Brendon & Venessa Mak, Jake Kellen and Sally Carlson. The show starts at 7:30 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M. Admission is only $5.00. Keith Hickle started […]