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Peter Noll, with Channel 39, Talks to Lexington Rotary

Article by W. Clay Crook- The special guest speaker for the May 24, 2022, meeting of the Lexington Rotary Club was Peter Noll, with NBC’s Channel 39 in Jackson. Peter is the General Manager for Channel 39. With the price of gas, Peter led the group on a virtual journey of Channel 39, which started…

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LHS Softball Takes Region Championship

Article by Blake Franklin- The Lexington High School Lady Tigers softball team had already beaten Hardin County last week for the District Championship, so why not a second time? This time would be for the Region Championship. Lexington welcomed Hardin County to the Henderson County Sportsplex last Wednesday, May 18, for a shot at the…

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Jackson Symphony Highlighted at Rotary Club

Article by W. Clay Crook- The special guest speaker for the May 17, 2022, meeting of the Lexington Rotary Club was Sherry Freeman, Executive Director of the Jackson Symphony. She is also a fellow Rotarian. This is the 62nd for the symphony. She has about thirty-three years in education, and started with the Jackson Symphony…

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Lady Tigers Softball Defeat South Gibson

Article by Blake Franklin- In the Lady Tigers softball team’s quest to make it back to Murfreesboro, Tennessee to the state tournament, Lexington was faced with taking on South Gibson on Monday evening, May 16, 2022. This game was played at the Henderson County Sportsplex and was part of the Class 3A Regional Tournament. Lexington…

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Obituaries For May 25, 2022 Edition

Lorene Burton, 88 Axie Bailey Harris, 92 Raymond E. Johnson, 68 Brenda Lee Mitchell, 61 Lisa Ann Oswalt, 61 Janice Yates Patterson, 71 Cleo Rhodes, 86 Martha Imogene Stanfill, 88 Shelby Jean Walls, 79 For complete obituaries, see the May 25th edition of The Lexington Progress. Subscribe Today!

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Governor Lee Visits Local Business, Commends Henderson County

Article by Melissa Gilbert- On Wednesday, May 11, Governor Lee visited DeWayne’s Quality Metal Coating (DQMC) to learn more about the R3 (Reflect, Reclaim, Redeem) Re-entry Program. Gov. Lee spent time with Jim Terry, owner of DQMC, Joe T. Wood, Representative Kirk Haston, Mayor Griggs, Mayor Bray, and the Henderson County Leadership class to discuss…

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LHS Softball Wins District Championship

Article by Blake Franklin- After easing their way through the first two games of the district tournament, which resulted in Lexington taking a spot in the district championship game, the Lady Tigers just needed to know who their opponent would be. With games by other schools being played out in the tournament, Lexington found out…

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Scotts Hill Lions Soccer Crowned District Champions

Article by Blake Franklin- The Scotts Hill High School Lions soccer team traveled to Loretto High School on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, to compete for the district championship. After a hard-fought match by the team, the Lions were crowned district champions with a 2-1 victory over Loretto, who was the number one seeded team in…

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