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Honors Night Out Recognizes Those Who Make an Impact

Lexington High School hosted its Second Annual Honors Night Out on February 2, 2019 in LaGrange at Celebrations. The event was catered by Bistro 108 and featured ten students and ten teachers and/or LISD staff members.  More...

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Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

January 28, 2019 A motorist reported a reckless driver on Hwy 290 West. The dark colored Toyota was last seen headed eastbound in Paige, failing to maintain a single lane of traffic. Sgt Ray located the vehicle, which was having mechanical issues. More...

Lexington Police Report

January 28, 2019  No Calls for Service  January 29, 2019   Corporal Landrum assisted Lee County Sheriff’s Office with loose cattle in the 1100 blk of CR 405.  More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 8-9 a.m. Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.   More...

Church

How Long Will You Mourn?

At the conclusion of the period of the Judges, God’s people begged for a king. God in His infinite wisdom knew that would not work out well for them. God told Samuel to listen to and give in to this ill-advised request from the people. More...

School

From the Superintendent

Greetings from LISD! More...

Honors Night Out

A night where LHS students honor those who have made a positive influence in their life.

Jill Owens was honored by Dylan Atkins. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Aaron Lee Reue

Funeral services for Aaron Reue, 35 of Lincoln, Texas, were held on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Rev. Gail Beck officiating.  More...

Jim Bob Dube

“ I know your life on earth was troubled and only you could know the pain. You weren’t afraid to face the devil, you were no stranger to the rain.” More...

Bernie Lee Miertschin

Funeral services for Bernie Miertschin, 72, of Giddings, Texas, were held on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Serbin with Rev. John Schmidt officiating. More...

Local Boy/Cub Scouts Attend Parade at the Capitol

Lexington Cub and Boy Scouts attended the 70th Annual Boy Scout Parade and Report to the State last Saturday, February 2 in Austin.  More...

10th Annual Varmint Tourney Huge Success

The 10th Annual Lexington Lone Star Varmint Tournament was once again a great success! With 115 teams hunting and with the cold/foggy weather conditions, it made for a very competitive hunt. More...

General Stories

Suspected Cattle Thief Behind Bars After TSCRA Special Ranger Investigation

A Fayette County man is behind bars in Karnes City following his arrest for felony cattle theft. The arrest is the result of an investigation by Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Special Ranger Kenny Murchison.  More...

CTE Fundraiser Benefit

HOSA, the student organization for Health Science Technologies, is hosting our first annual GLOW night at the Lexington High School Softball/Baseball complex on February 15, from 6pm to 8pm. More...

Preventing violence against women

The Capital Area Council of Governments (CAPCOG) Regional Law Enforcement Academy will administer several courses in February and March that strengthen a woman’s ability to protect herself against violent crimes such as sexual assault, rape and More...

Community News

In The Garden

He stuck in his thumb and pulled out a plum

Plums are a stonefruit, as are peaches, nectarines, cherries and lychees.  Lychees? What in the world, you ask. Lychees come from China and have a sweet fruit. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

February 8, 1879 – Galveston Daily News: A fatal disease to horses has broken out in the area of Hon. Travis Shaw (Lexington). More...

Chef's Corner

Cheesy Green Onion Quiche

For a simple hot luncheon or supper dish, serve Cheesy Green Onion Quiche. More...

Sports

Lady Eagles Conquer Cameron

Secure Playoff Spot

Lexington’s Lady Eagles guaranteed themselves a playoff seed with a dominating 39-13 win over Cameron’s Lady Yoe Tuesday night, January 29, in Lexington. Lexington won the opening tip. More...

Trojan Horse Opens in Lexington

The Troy Trojans came to Lexington last Friday night to avenge a loss the Eagles put on them earlier in the season. Troy used a big second quarter of 22 points to put distance between them and the Eagles. More...

Softball Scrimmage

The Lady Eagles scrimmaged Georgetown East View, Giddings, and Rice Consolidated Saturday in Georgetown. Coach Lauren Robertson said, “The girls competed well against an experienced EV team. More...


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