Lee County Newswire

Lee County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lee County, TX.

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  1. Auburn University employee arrested on child porn chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | KAUZ

    ... on admin leave The investigation is ongoing and more charges are possible. Ledbetter was transported to the Lee County Jail and will be eligible for a $90,000 bond. The arrest is the result of an investigation by Auburn Police, and the Alabama Law ...

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  2. Lessons learned in 2011 Complex Fire continue helping fight blazes nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Austin American-Statesman

    ... are interested in the plan. In July, a small engine air tanker (SEAT) base was opened at the Giddings airport in Lee County. Those bases allows small planes to load fire retardant to help extinguish blazes. "Those are our first line of defense," ...

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  3. In the depths of night, a hunt for a deadly bugRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | Boston.com

    LEE COUNTY, Texas - The hunt took place after dark, on a rickety homemade radio tower high above the post oak savanna. The hunter sat in a folding chair encrusted with vulture droppings, waiting for his quarry.

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  4. Bastrop sheriff's deputy takes top honors at 2016 Texas Police GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Austin American-Statesman

    ... in Round Rock. After the Army, he enrolled in the police academy and took his first job in Giddings. He moved to Lee County, then Bastrop, where he got linked in with the sheriff's department through friends and associates. Guns have always been a ...

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  5. Hashimoto: Why do two juvenile justice cases provoke such different degrees of outrage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    ... felons. Today, juvenile officials say the boy made mistakes in his first years at the Giddings State School in Lee County. Over time, his behavior improved. He got an education, held a job and successfully completed the school's intense capital ...

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  6. Senester Parker celebrating century milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Senester Parker, born May 14, 1916, near Giddings in Lee County, is celebrating his 100th birthday with memories of working from before the time of the Great Depression. He is the last member of the James and Mary Magdalene Parker family of 12 children - seven brothers and five sisters.

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  7. Officer involved in Lee County shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | KXAN-TV Austin

    At around 9:26 p.m., dispatchers received multiple 911 calls reporting of shots fired in the area of Fourth Street and Giddings Street. When the officer arrived at the location, the person who was firing the shots was already gone.

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