2013-10-10

James “Jimmy” D. Bird

April 25, 1927 - October 5, 2013

Funeral services for James Bird, 86, of Giddings are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Rev. Robert Tiner officiating. Burial will immediately follow in the Giddings Memorial Park. Mr. Bird passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2013 in Pearland, Texas. James D. Bird was born on April 25, […]

Raul Amparo Zuniga

November 9, 1979 - October 2, 2013

Raul Amparo Zuniga was born on November 9, 1979 in Mexico to Raul Zuniga and Ana Ortiz. He was employed as a ranch hand with the Carmine Charolais Ranch for several years. Raul enjoyed working outdoors and taking care of animals. He was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone who needed it. He passed away unexpectedly the […]

Nancy Carol Regiene

January 10, 1939 - October 4, 2013

Nancy Carol Regiene passed away on Friday, October 4th, 2013 at the age of 74. She was born on January 10th, 1939 to John Bert Dodd and Sue Ella (Wood) Dodd in Dime Box, Texas. She graduated from Dime Box High School in 1957 and soon moved to Houston to work for Rice University in accounting. She was united in […]

Jerryon Travis Washington

October 7, 1960 - September 28, 2013

Jerryon was born October 7, 1960 in Taylor, Texas to Willis and Mary Washington. Jerryon was employed by Berger Allied Movers and was also a handyman. He was a sharecropper and cook while in Georgia for part of his life. When not working, he enjoyed being with family, dancing, and talking noise. Jerryon loved to make people laugh, and he […]

Monroe Paul Maass

February 25, 1923 - October 5, 2013

Funeral services for Monroe Maass, 90, of Giddings were held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Jeremy Walloch officiating. Burial, with military honors provided by the Giddings American Legion York Post 276, immediately followed in the Giddings City Cemetery. Mr. Maass passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at […]

Martin “Marty” Brett Haynie

July 25, 1967 - September 13, 2013

Marty Brett Haynie 46, passed away on Thursday, September 13, 2013 at his home in Giddings, TX surrounded by his loving dedicated family, after fighting a courageous battle with ALS, (Lou Gehrigs Disease). Marty was born in Salt Lake City Utah to Paul and Mary Lee Haynie on July 25, 1967. He grew up in West Valley City, Utah where […]

Mamie Winter Haydon

October 12, 1922 - October 5, 2013

Funeral services for Mamie Haydon, 90, of Austin were held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October 7, 2013 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Jeremy Walloch officiating. Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery. Mamie Lillian Winter Haydon was born on Oct 12, 1922 in Giddings, Texas to Louis and Minnie (Rost) Winter. She grew up in […]

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39th annual Marching Band Festival



More than 2,000 Texas high school musicians will perform in the 39th annual Buccaneer Marching Band Festival held at Cub Stadium Saturday. The festival, sponsored by the Blinn College Music Department, will welcome 24 high school bands from across the state to showcase their talents. The bands will perform their routines for a panel of judges as their final tune-up […]

Come to the 9th Annual Chocolate Lovers Festival



The Lexington Chamber of Commerce invites you to Lexington, Texas for its ninth annual Chocolate Lovers Festival, which will be held Downtown on the Square on Saturday, October 19. As usual, we are looking for the area’s best bakers. Kids and adults are invited to enter their Best Chocolate Cake and/or Best Chocolate Dessert in this year’s competition. Have your […]