2012-12-13

Lexington United Methodist Church Quartet



Rockdale Rocks Eagles in Opener



Lexington opened the 2012 basketball season with a road trip to Rockdale. The Tigers were not good hosts as they beat the Eagles 69-43. The Eagles ran into a torrid Tiger in Wendell Mitchell, as he poured in 33 points for the Tigers. The Eagles were playing after one day of practice, having lost to Refugio on Friday night in […]

Eagles Dominate All- District Selections



Lexington captured a large majority of the MVP football recognitions, and placed the rest on the other teams. Leading the selections were codistrict MVPs Logan Meuth and Jason Washington. The offensive MVP for the district was Kogan Garrett. The defensive MVP was Tyler Meyer. Offensive Newcomer of the year was Miles Hannigan. Eagle Coach Jason Holcomb was chosen as Coach […]

Lexington Basketball Tourney Results



Girls Christen Schneider and Madison Bexley were named to the all-tourney team by a vote of coaches. The Lexington Lady Eagles claimed third place in the tourney held this past weekend. Game 1-The Lexington girls ran into a quick, athletic group of Weimar Wildcats in the first round. Weimar won the game 47-37, as Lexington fell behind early and was […]

Lady Eagles Top Moulton



The Lady Eagles topped Moulton 39-29 Tuesday night to avenge a 26-33 defeat in the finals of the Dime Box Tourney. Mackenzie Brown led the Lady Eagles in scoring with 10 points. The Lady Eagles played a tough, pressuring defense that saw several players hitting the floor. There was a lot of contact by both teams in the contest. Meghann […]

Blinn Engineering Students Test Skills with Tennis Ball Launching



Blinn College engineering students took the skills they learned in the classroom to the W.J. “Bill” Rankin Agricultural Complex parking lot, as 12 student groups competed to see whose projectile launcher could hurl a tennis ball the farthest. Professor Johnnie Schroeder designed the project for his engineering design graphics class, which introduces students to technical drawing, the care and use […]

Just a Thought…….



This column is for men only, unless, ladies, your man does not read it, then you have my permission to put it where he cannot fail to see it. Face it, fellows, Christmas is coming, and we are already in pre-panic stage. We must get something for the “little lady” and it must be something significant. Never mind what she […]

THEY SAID IT

(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

It Never Shuts Up! Steve had worked on power lines all his life. He’d been all over the country, tending to one emergency after another. Hail, sleet, snow, or heat couldn’t keep Steve from climbing those poles and doing what needed to be done. On my first visit, we were sitting in his living room, talking about his life and […]

Middle School Basketball Report



The Lexington Lady Eagle Middle School Basketball Team traveled to Salado Monday afternoon, December 3rd to take on the Lady Eagles of Salado. The B teams tipped off first and Salado led from start to finish, holding the Lexington Eagles to a single basket scored in the 2nd period by #33 Dana Gilmore. The Red Eagles of Salado won the […]

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