2013-04-11

Salado Drops the Eagles 11-3



Salado topped the Eagles 11-3 in a game played in beautiful weather Saturday afternoon. The Eagles continue to fall on bad bounces and bad luck. Eagle starter, Jakob Moreland, fell behind 3-0 in the second inning without giving up a hit. Three Lexington errors, a walk, a hit batsman, and a sacrifice fly did the job. The fourth run was […]

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Sports Thoughts……………..….



It seems that former Lexington coach Art Behren has a very good softball team at LaGrange this year. They have lost only three games all year, to highly ranked 4A and 5A teams. I hope to get to watch them this season, unless, of course, our Lady Eagles keep winning. Then guess where I’ll be? If hard knocks are supposed […]

Lady Eagles Whitewash Academy 6-0



It took the Lady Eagles three innings to get their offense started. When it did start, it started with a bang, in the form of a Courtney Robertson home run with Bailey Reynolds on base. With Meghann Wrinkle keeping the Queens off base with a five-hit, one-walk pitching performance, Lexington upped its district record to 6-3 with an eye on […]

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Eagles March by Academy 7-3



Lexington captured their second district win, defeating Academy 7- 3 Friday night after a week’s moratorium for state testing. The Eagles used some good pitching by W.E. Meuth and some timely hitting by Meuth to put the Bees back in the hive. Academy scored once in the top of the first inning. Lexington quickly answered with two in the bottom […]

Salado Nips Lady Eagles 10-9



Lexington’s extra-inning rally fell short as Salado nipped the Lady Eagles 10-9 Saturday afternoon. Lexington held the lead twice in the game, but could not keep Salado from bouncing back each time. Lexington took a quick 3-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning. Salado scored two in the second and two in the fourth to take the lead. […]

County Agent Schedules Private Applicator Training



Individuals wanting to become a licensed private applicator with the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) will have an opportunity to attend a training on Wednesday, May 1, in the Lee County Extension Office, 310 South Grimes, Giddings. The training consists of lecture, video and worksheets. Registration is $60 per person and includes study materials, refreshments and catered lunch. The study […]

Just a Thought…….



It’s interesting what you hear around a coffee table. Much of the conversation reflects what is called “conventional wisdom”, that is, the way folks understand the world today. One of the commonly accepted truths in Lexington seems to be that if you want your child to excel in sports, you have to put them in a camp dedicated to that […]

Focus on the Family

Blended Family Learning to Adjust to Disciplining Kids

Q: My husband and I recently married. We both have children from previous marriages. It’s hard to be fair and consistent in how we treat all of them. Do you have any ideas on how we can build strong relationships among all of us? Jim: Congratulations on your marriage! Blending two families can be tough, but it’s not impossible. Ron […]