Local students earn honors

The students listed on the Dean’s List of Academic Honors at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, are undergraduates who have achieved a grade point average of at least 3.5 out of a perfect 4.0 in all work attempted while enrolled in not less than 12 semester hours. The university would like to recognize the following students for earning […]

Bikes for Readers!

A drawing for bikes for Lexington Elementary School students, donated by the Lexington Masons and Eastern Star, was held Thursday, June 28 at the Lexington Elementary School. Twenty- nine students qualified for the drawing after participating in this year’s Summer Reading Program. Winners of the Drawing were: Oliver Conner – 5th Grade, Natalie Orsag – 6th Grade, Savannah Navert – […]

Open Stage

Motorcycle rider, businesswoman, ex-Marine and a big supporter of local music, please let me introduce you to Cyndi Smith. As part of a look at local businesses and their owners who are involved in presenting the arts, this week we are visiting Cyndi’s Hog Hangout and its proprietor in the small, informal municipality of Hogg, Texas. The Hangout books various […]

Possible Under- Counting of Opioid Overdoses in Texas

In May and June of 2017, the Prevention Resource Center 7 held an Opioid Training and a Town Hall Meeting in the Bryan/College Station area. Although a year has passed, recognition and prevention of the opioid epidemic has remained a top priority for the state of Texas. Some people may ask why Texas is focusing on such a topic, especially […]

Mason Biehle Selected to All State Event

The parents of Mason Biehle, Russell and Tina, are pleased their son Mason has been chosen to play in an all-state event staged at Baseball USA in early August. The notification letter states the event is held for the best players from around the state. The event is called Team Texas Exposure Games for AAA and Major kids only. They […]

Sports Thoughts…

Don’t take the results of the 7-on-7 tourney as a downer. Lexington was the only school in the new district to have a team in the tourney. The other schools either did not qualify or did not choose to participate. To me, that says the Eagles are ahead of the other schools in getting ready for the 2018 season. I […]



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