2016-02-11

Nina Geraldine Strange Mundine



Nina Geraldine (Gerry) Strange Mundine, age 94, of Lexington, Texas, passed away February 2, 2016. She was born June 23, 1921 to Raymon and Patsy Wallace Strange in Bell County, Texas. Gerry was a graduate of Holland High School and attended Nixon/Clay Business College. Gerry married Don Mundine on August 1, 1942 and they were married for 63 years until […]

Eagles Stop Troy 63-56



The Eagles did not let a Trojan horse keep them from setting up a possible showdown with Franklin Friday night for first place in District 20-4A. The Trojans of Troy opened up their horse and let out Travis Tomlin who scored 28 points. Lexington had the answer in balance, as all five Eagle starters were in double figures. The Eagles […]

Illegal Dumping Caught on Film



An area citizen caught a culprit on digital film making an illegal dump off of CR 233. On Thursday, January 28, the citizen called the Lee County Sheriff’s Office and spoke to Deputy Flores regarding what he saw. He advised that he had pictures of someone dumping trash in a creek. At about 3:37 p.m., Deputy Flores was informed that […]

Fayette County Opry Celebrates 15th Anniversary



DARRELL McCALL will headline this month’s 15th Anniversary of the Fayette County Country Music Opry on Monday, February 15, 2016 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in La Grange. Doors open at 5:30 and the show starts at 7:30 P.M. Born and raised in New Jasper, Ohio, Darrell began his musical career by landing a slot as a Saturday morning […]

Amy Loraine Henson



Amy Loraine Henson (Antolini), 31, of Austin, Texas became our shining star on January 30, 2016. She was born December 3, 1984 as the third child in a family of seven. She was a devoted, loving mommy who took great pride in her children’s lives. Throughout Zep and Levi’s school years, Amy was the homeroom mom and worked with the […]

Alice May Schneider



Funeral services for Alice Schneider, 94, formerly of Giddings, are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 12, 2016 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Wilburn Michalk and Rev. Robert Tiner officiating. Burial will immediately follow in the Giddings City Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 11, 2016 from 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on […]

Loree Marie Rost



Funeral services for Loree Rost, 88 of Giddings, were held Friday, February 5, 2016 at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Giddings with Father James Olnhausen officiating. Burial was in the Giddings City Cemetery. Loree Marie (Polansky) Rost was born on June 1, 1927 in Dime Box, Texas to Julius Anton Polansky and Clara Winnie (Kocurek) Polansky. She graduated from Dime […]

Future Educators Competition



On January 29th-February 1st the Lexington High School chapter of the Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE) attended the TAFE Teach Tomorrow Summit and state level competition. Students attended conference sessions designed to help develop skills for becoming effective educators and competed in events to develop leadership qualities and knowledge of the education system. Lexington students participated in the Bulletin […]

The Nitsche Group Named National “Best and Brightest”



The Nitsche Group has been nationally recognized as one of 2015’s “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR). The 2015 winning companies were assessed by an independent research firm which reviewed a number of key measures relative to other nationally recognized winners. Those key measures include compensation, benefits and employee solutions; employee […]

Lady Eagle Softball



Coach Lauren Robertson was pleased with the showing her girls made in their opening scrimmage with Smithville Monday night. The hitting and fielding was good, but as always, there is room for improvement. The Lady Eagle pitchers did not walk any, but their velocity and placement will need some work. The Lady Eagles were in a marathon scrimmage in Bastrop […]