Mexia's Jaylen Gipson hands the ball off to Josh Beachum. Gipson had his best rushing game of the season with 224 yards and three touchdowns. He also accounted for 406 of the Blackcats 477 total yards of offense Friday night against Caldwell.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
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The Mexia Blackcats nearly pulled off a road upset over Caldwell as they took a 30-27 lead a little over midway in the third quarter, but the Hornets ended up outscoring them down the stretch to hang on for a 48-36 win. Caldwell took an 11-point lead with 6:58 left to play in the game, but the... + continue reading
Friday, September 23, 2016
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Nearly 130 walkers and runners registered for the Fifth Annual Building Bridges for Better Health 5K Run/1Mile Walk. The event, co-hosted by Limestone Medical Center in Groesbeck and Parkview Regional Hospital in Mexia, took participants from the historic bridge spanning the Navasota River to... + continue reading
Friday, September 23, 2016
Posted by mexia2010
Nearly 130 walkers and runners registered for the Fifth Annual Building Bridges for Better Health 5K Run/1Mile Walk. The event, co-hosted by Limestone Medical Center in Groesbeck and Parkview Regional Hospital in Mexia, took participants from the historic bridge spanning the Navasota River to... + continue reading
Friday, September 23, 2016
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By Stephen R. Farris Reporter, The Mexia News Groesbeck Police officers made an arrest on Friday, Sept. 9, in connection to the theft of $8,000 or more from the Groesbeck ISD Band Booster Club. According to Groesbeck Police Chief Chris Henson, former GISD Band Booster Club treasurer, Jamie... + continue reading
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
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By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Mexia residents who need specialized care for their bones now have the luxury of getting that care in their own home town of Mexia. Parkview Regional Hospital has found a high-level specialist physician, an orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Michael Trice, to work in... + continue reading
Mexia's Jaylen Gipson hands the ball off to Josh Beachum. Gipson had his best rushing game of the season with 224 yards and three touchdowns. He also accounted for 406 of the Blackcats 477 total yards of offense Friday night against Caldwell.

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Friday, 09/23/16
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Limestone County commissioners court will hold a public hearing Tuesday on the budget and tax rate for the new fiscal year, giving citizens one final chance to express their thoughts and opinions on them. The hearing begins at 10 a.m. at the Sept. 27... + continue reading
Friday, 09/23/16
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Limestone County commissioners court will confer in executive session at next week’s meeting to discuss a penalty being proposed by the U.S. Department of Labor for calculating work hours incorrectly, which was discovered this past spring in a federal audit.... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 09/21/16
By Stephen R. Farris The Mexia News Sports   After the first set of Tuesday evening’s district opener between visiting Mexia and home team Palestine, you might have thought that the home Ladycats have really improved. That was until Mexia began settling in. The Ladycats of... + continue reading
Monday, 09/19/16
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office will soon have a specially trained drug-detecting dog to aid in finding hidden drug stashes.   Sheriff Dennis Wilson announced the donation to Limestone County commissioners at their Sept. 13 meeting, and the court... + continue reading
Friday, 09/16/16
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer The Woman’s Friday Club, of Mexia, continued a long tradition of rewarding academic excellence by awarding scholarships to some of the Mexia High School May graduates who ranked top in their class; and memorial blankets to students of other classes who... + continue reading

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Mexia's Jaylen Gipson hands the ball off to Josh Beachum. Gipson had his best rushing game of the season with 224 yards and three touchdowns. He also accounted for 406 of the Blackcats 477 total yards of offense Friday night against Caldwell.
Saturday, 09/24/16
The Mexia Blackcats nearly pulled off a road upset over Caldwell as they took a 30-27 lead a little over midway in the third quarter, but the Hornets ended up outscoring them down the stretch to hang... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 09/14/16
Dear Editors, The Moon brothers are coming up for parole review again, and my office has filed formal protests against their release with the Office of Pardons and Parole. I know that the victim... + continue reading