April 5, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Springfest is Coming this Saturday!

Every year the Blue Volunteer Fire Department holds an open house to show off their equipment and give the community a chance to see what is going on in the department. Springfest is this Saturday, April 7, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. More...

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Police

Lee County Sheriff’s Report

March 26, 2018 Deputy Holloway was dispatched to an oil pad on FM 696 East. regarding the stealing of weights that go on a pump jack. A report was taken for Theft. A caller requested a deputy to unlock his vehicle at Richmond and Harris Street. More...

Lexington Police Report

March 26, 2018 Officer San Miguel responded to a call of a reckless driver on FM 112. Officer San Miguel made contact with the subjects involved and determined both parties could have conducted their driving in a safer manner. More...

Community Calendar - Free Access

Community Calendar

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 Lexington American Legion Coffee – 8-9 a.m. Story Time @ Giddings Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 1 a.m.   More...

Church

The Rosy Side

Judas committed one of history’s great betrayals. To Christians and non-Christians alike, Judas is as synonymous with stabbing one’s friends in the back as those who killed Caesar some seventy years earlier. More...

Photos

Wayde Dodds of Lexington isn’t sure about how to open this container from the Easter Bunny. More...

Sports

LMS @ Academy Track Meet

Full Story

Eagles Fly Past Jarrell

Lexington defeated Jarrell 11-7 in a high scoring affair. Lexington got off to an early 6-1 lead, scoring in five of the seven innings. The win definitely makes Lexington a playoff contender. More...

Jarrell Nips Lady Eagles

The Lexington Lady Eagles took a step back Monday night in Jarrell. The Lady Cougars handed Lexington a 5-4 defeat to knock the Lady Eagles out of first place for the first time in this season’s District 20 race. More...

Kim Dowdy Request for $73K Approved by Lexington EDC

Still has to be approved by City Council

The Lexington Economic Development Corporation heard a request from Kim Dowdy last Tuesday, March 27, for a grant to help turn The Dowdy House into an expanded office building that will house Kim Dowdy Insurance, The Dowdy House Antiques and Gifts, a More...

Burglary Investigation Continues

On Saturday, March 31, at 10 in the morning, Officer Ashley Walker with the Giddings Police Department was dispatched to the Rolling Oaks subdivision for a burglary of a motor vehicle. More...

Photo

Lexington churches enjoyed Easter celebrations last Sunday, including a few Easter egg hunts following morning services. More...

General Stories

New Medicare Cards to be Issued

Help toward protecting your identities

Medicare has long been a lucrative target for fraudsters. In fact, Medicare fraud costs taxpayers tens of billions of dollars each year. More...

Consumer Action Reports You May be able to get your Money Back!

You’ve probably heard that if you wire money to a scammer, it’s gone forever. Well, here is an exception. If you lost money to a scammer who had you pay using Western Union between Jan. 1, 2004 and Jan. More...

Springtime brings more animal-related power outages

This spring has brought beautiful bluebonnets and other wildflowers across the Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative service area. Unfortunately, it has also brought a seasonal problem for power providers: animal-related power outages. More...

Community News

In the Garden

Fire Ants!!

Now that Spring is upon us, so is fire ant season. Wait, you say, you already talked about fire ants! More...

Buckle Series Playdays Scheduled

The Lee County Texas Stars 4H Horse club is hosting a buckle-series playday, at the Lexington Memorial Arena in Lexington, in which youth from 5-19 are eligible to ride and earn points toward a custom belt buckle at the end of the series. More...

Open Stage

So.....last week I wrote about being in a situation many working musicians find themselves in –getting a call from an unfamiliar band to perform unfamiliar material for a gig.  More...

School

From the Superintendent

Spring is here! We are in our busy time at LISD, as we focus on the students and ensure their mastery of the curriculum for each class. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Warren Louis Pustejovsky

Funeral services for Warren Pustejovsky, 77, of Lexington, Texas were held on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at First Baptist Church in Lexington with Rev. Chris Bruce and Rev. Rick Spencer officiating.  More...

Clara Louise Nathalie Handrick

Funeral services for Clara Handrick, 100, of Lincoln, Texas, were held on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at St. John Lutheran Church in Lincoln with Rev. Dale Bohm officiating. More...

Shirley Dement McKeown

Funeral services for Shirley McKeown, 82, of Giddings, were held on Friday, March 30, 2018 at First Baptist Church in Giddings with Pastor Steve Knott and Tim Pitts officiating. Mrs. More...


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