Wednesday, August 24, 2016
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By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Limestone County Sheriff Dennis Wilson has told county commissioners that he intends to use some of his forfeiture money to upgrade his armory. He estimated the amount in the fund to be around $30,000-$40,000 and proposes to spend about half of it.... + continue reading
Monday, August 22, 2016
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports   After playing on the road against Corsicana Tuesday, the Mexia Ladycats were back on the court Friday evening to play their first home game of the season. Mexia hosted the Whitney Lady Eagles, falling in the first set, 25-18, but came back... + continue reading
Monday, August 22, 2016
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports   The Blackcats played their final football scrimmage this past Friday in Robinson against the Rockdale Tigers. Mexia came out a little sluggish in the practice session, giving up a couple of touchdowns to the Tigers. One touchdon was from a... + continue reading
Monday, August 22, 2016
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By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer A new federal standard to protect inmates from sexual assault could provide the conditions for Limestone County Detention Center to have access to a large group of inmates.  That is what Limestone County Sheriff Dennis Wilson is telling county... + continue reading
Monday, August 22, 2016
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Staff Writer Being in the hospital can be unpleasant, even if the care and conditions are excellent, so therapists sometimes use the joy that animals can engender to make their patients’ journey back to health easier and more pleasant. The concept is called pet therapy, and Limestone Medical... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 08/24/16
Today officially starts Week 1 in Texas high school football and this is the time of year every hardcore gridiron fan always looks forward to with eager anticipation. That anticipation usually starts after the final tick on the clock at the final state championship game.  Yes, it is... + continue reading
Wednesday, 08/24/16
Mexia News Staff Report The Wortham Lady Bulldogs were back in action on the volleyball scene Tuesday evening as they traveled to Blooming Grove to take on the Lady Lions. Wortham defeated the Lady Lions in three sets with the last two determined by two points, 25-16, 25-23, 25-23. Kayla... + continue reading

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Monday, 08/22/16
The Mexia Police Department assisted federal agents with the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearm, and Texas Game Wardens with the arrest of Charles Earl Cooper age 39 of Mexia on the morning of August 19.  To read more of this story, pick up a copy... + continue reading
Friday, 08/19/16
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer The first Blackcat football game of the year on Friday, Aug. 26, will be made much sweeter by the Mexia Lions Club’s Double Whammy pancake breakfast and supper.  Residents and football fans can start the day off right by stopping by the Lions Den, at... + continue reading
Wednesday, 08/17/16
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Mexia native and Jacksonville Jaguar Offensive Tackle Kelvin Beachum Jr. teamed up with World Vision to give teachers at Mexia and Coolidge Independent School districts a school supply shopping spree Monday, Aug. 15.  World Vision parked its mobile... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 08/24/16
Today officially starts Week 1 in Texas high school football and this is the time of year every hardcore gridiron fan always looks forward to with eager anticipation. That anticipation usually... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 08/24/16
Dear Editor, The SCCA Annual Heritage Program held at Union Memorial United Methodist Church in the Sandy Community on Aug. 14 was a great success.   This year’s theme was “From These... + continue reading