Friday, July 22, 2016
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports   The Coolidge Yellowjackets welcome Wayne Ware as their new football coach this season, after confirmation was made earlier this week by Coolidge Independent School District superintendent, Dr. Robert Lowry, Ed.D. Ware will wear a total of... + continue reading
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer This Saturday, July 23, has been set aside to celebrate cowboy culture, values and ways, and some Mexia residents think that is only right.  It’s called the National Day of the Cowboy, and according to lifelong Mexia resident Dick Flatt, honoring... + continue reading
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports   By now most of you have had the opportunity to read the latest high school football news from Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine, but if you haven’t then guess what? Football season is knocking heavily on the front door. Yes, you... + continue reading
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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Mexia News Staff Report   Guess who’s sporting a new look for the upcoming college basketball season.  Why it’s none other than Mexia’s very own Tee Owens! Owens, who’ll be entering this fall season as a freshman for Xavier University, took part in a photo shoot that... + continue reading
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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Mexia News Staff Report    The Mexia Bluejays finished up their season last week with a 10-7 overall record. The team made the playoffs for the Texas Teenage Association of Baseball/Softball’s Boys’ 14U District 6 tournament, held in Hubbard July 18 through 20. The Bluejays... + continue reading

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Friday, 07/22/16
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer A new flood plain development application fee of $25 will be assessed for those who plan to build in Limestone County, but the trade-off will be a much shorter time, in most cases, in getting the application approved. County commissioners approved the fee... + continue reading
Friday, 07/22/16
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Limestone County commissioners are likely to declare a county-wide burn ban at their meeting this Tuesday, July 26, confirming the emergency burn ban declared by County Judge Daniel Burkeen on Friday, July 15. Also on the agenda is a public hearing and vote... + continue reading

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Monday, 07/18/16
Mexia Navarro (sponsored by Jerry’s Tire House) competed in the Texas Teenage Baseball Association District T-Ball tournament held in Groesbeck this past week. The team played strong throughout the season and finished second in the Mexia Baseball/Softball Association to represent the city as one of... + continue reading
Monday, 07/18/16
Mexia News Staff Report The trio from Coolidge continues to impress. Delvin Smith, Ro’derick Calhoun and Wanya’ Jones, all recent graduates of Coolidge High School and former Yellowjacket athletes, competed in the Texas Six-Man Coaches Association all-star games over the weekend in Wichita... + continue reading
Monday, 07/18/16
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Thirty Vietnam-era military veterans who live in Limestone County were honored in a special ceremony Saturday at Mexia’s VFW Lancaster Post 4694.  The Mexia Peer Support Center, which serves all of Limestone County, sponsored the event. Representatives... + continue reading

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Friday, 07/22/16
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports   The Coolidge Yellowjackets welcome Wayne Ware as their new football coach this season, after confirmation was made earlier this week by Coolidge... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 07/13/16
Thank You! Our fellow citizens whose land is under threat of confiscation by the proposed High Speed Rail would like to thank all those who have come together to oppose this unnecessary and ill-... + continue reading