History re-enactors re-load their long rifles during last year’s mock battle during the American Colonial Event at Old Fort Parker.
Friday, February 5, 2016
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By Roxanne McKnight Staff Writer Limestone County residents will get the chance to delve into the past at a historical re-enactment of the American Colonial period on Friday-Saturday, Feb. 12-13. The event is the second annual Crossed Roads on the Frontier: Colonial Military Muster and Drill,... + continue reading
Four Blackcat players signed their letters of intent to play ball: l-r, are Tyrik Ray, Darius Dorsey), Demetri Freeman and Avery Williams.
Friday, February 5, 2016
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Mexia News Staff Report National Signing Day yielded four Mexia athletes committing to continue their high school sports' careers at the college level. Classmates, teachers and coaches were on hand at Blackcat gym to witness the signings and wish the players well in their future endeavors.... + continue reading
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Wednesday, February 3, 2016
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At last year’s donkey basketball fundraiser, then-Mexia High School senior Blake Lewis seemed to prefer pulling his donkey across the court during the game. This year’s game, a fundraiser to help the senior class, will be held Monday, Feb. 8, at the Mexia Junior High Gym. Tickets are $6 in advance... + continue reading
Mexia News photo/Brenda Sommer
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
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A Mexia fireman puts out a blaze that broke out around 9 a.m. in the frame of a hot tub attached to the back of a wooden home in the 800 block of East Evergreen. No one was injured in the fire, which caused some damage to the back of the house. + continue reading
Senior Tee Owens, shown in a file photo,topped all scorers with 16 points in Mexia’s 39-33 win against Fairfield.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
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Mexia News Staff Report It’s not easy stepping out on the basketball court in Fairfield and coming out with a win. The last four times Mexia and Fairfield have met in the past two seasons (including Tuesday night) the margin of victory has been six, six, four and five, all in favor of the No. 8... + continue reading
History re-enactors re-load their long rifles during last year’s mock battle during the American Colonial Event at Old Fort Parker.
Four Blackcat players signed their letters of intent to play ball: l-r, are Tyrik Ray, Darius Dorsey), Demetri Freeman and Avery Williams.
Mexia News file photo
Mexia News photo/Brenda Sommer
Senior Tee Owens, shown in a file photo,topped all scorers with 16 points in Mexia’s 39-33 win against Fairfield.

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Friday, 02/05/16
By Harry Darby Publisher Mexia ISD trustees considered, but ultimately declined, to reorganize the board during a special called meeting Feb. 3. In the past, reorganization has been held immediately after trustee elections, which are held in May. Reorganizing refers to who trustees elect as... + continue reading
Friday, 02/05/16
Mexia News Staff Report Win, win for the Blackcat powerlifters as both the boys and girls teams each finished second at the Fairfield Powerlifting Meet on Thursday. For the Ladycats, Karina Rivera took first place honors in the 105 Class, Keila Molina finished in the top spot of the 165 Class... + continue reading

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Tyrik Ray led all scorers with 22 points in the win against Fairfield Tuesday.
Wednesday, 02/03/16
Mexia News Staff Report The No. 25-ranked Mexia Blackcats marched into Tuesday night’s district game against the Fairfield Eagles with one thing on their mind: Win! It took two overtime periods to achieve that, as the Blackcats left Fairfield with an 85-81 victory and remain unbeaten in... + continue reading
Keegan Dupons watches Raylin, 7, at left, and Skyler, 11, fish for trout., Amey Pierce and her daughter, Rylee, 7, relax at Springfield Lake., Johnae King, 8, of Mexia, and Danica York, 9, of Groesbeck., Alan Goodrich holds the trout his grandson Isaiah Lara, 3, caught., Gary Lawson, left, with sons Nicholas, 10, and Lyndyn, 7., Kalaam Juarez, 12, of Teague, waits for a fish to bite.
Monday, 02/01/16
The 25th annual trout clinic for children, sponsored by the Mexia Bass Club, was held Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 30-31, at Springfield Lake, which is inside Fort Parker State Park. + continue reading
Tee Owens is surrounded by four Lady Mustang defenders.
Monday, 02/01/16
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Why should the boys have all the fun when the girls can have a nail-biter of a game all their own? That was certainly the case this past Friday night at Blackcat gym as No. 8-ranked Mexia (23-4, 6-0) hosted the No. 19-ranked Madisonville Lady Mustangs (20-... + continue reading

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Four Blackcat players signed their letters of intent to play ball: l-r, are Tyrik Ray, Darius Dorsey), Demetri Freeman and Avery Williams.
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Mexia News Staff Report National Signing Day yielded four Mexia athletes committing to continue their high school sports' careers at the college level. Classmates, teachers and coaches were on... + continue reading

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What a delight to see the picture of football players kneeling on the front page of The Mexia News! The stories of the official receiving help from so many, and then the two football teams praying... + continue reading