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This week at Mexia LTC we started off with Bible reading with Irma Carranza on Monday morning. Residents played bingo on Monday afternoon.

A woman called the police for help, alleging her husband was drunk, but she was the one arrested.

Yard of the Month goes to Victor and Margarita Salinas

The Mexia Garden Club selected the home of Victor and Margarita Salinas at 304 East Hopkins as Yard of the Month for October.

Sports

Cool ’Cats

Dre’vaun Cooper was on a collision course with Bullard quarterback Tristen Shewmake. The Mexia Blackcats were on a collision course with destiny.

It’s playoff football time in Texas, and that means the challenges just keep coming every week. And every game is win or go home.

Teague’s 2019 campaign ends in Waco at hands of Troy Trojans, 44-17

 The final stand for the 2019 Teague Lions was a hard-fought one, but the team eventually fell victim to a second-half swarm by the Troy Trojans, losing 44-17 in the bi-district round played Thursd

Obituaries

Guy ‘Red’ Martin Jr.

Guy “Red” Martin Jr., of Oletha, passed away Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Hillcrest Hospital in Waco at the age of 92.

Herbert Dale Brown

Herbert Dale Brown, longtime Mexia educator, passed away Nov. 13, 2019, in Mexia, at the age of 97.

Deacon Frank Barksdale

Deacon Frank Barksdale was born to the late Mr. Joe Taylor and Mrs. Bessie Stewart on Sept. 7, 1968, in Mexia.  He passed away on Nov. 4, 2019.

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