Friday, January 19, 2018
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor The Cedar Valley Suns volleyball team added to their lineup Thursday morning after senior Kayla Lansford, from Wortham, signed to play with them this upcoming fall season. A signing ceremony was held in the Wortham ISD auditorium Thursday, as... + continue reading
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Friday, January 19, 2018
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor The Mexia Ladycats got back on the winning track Wednesday evening, improving to 2-1 in District 18-4A after beating the Palestine Lady Wildcats 58-40 at home in front of a packed house. Mexia shot out to a 12-1 lead midway in the first quarter, then... + continue reading
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Friday, January 19, 2018
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor This time last week, the Wortham Lady Bulldogs were 2-3 in district play; however, a win over Bremond on Friday night coupled with another over the Axtell Lady Longhorns Wednesday evening, the girls find themselves back in the hunt at 4-3 and 14-8... + continue reading
Friday, January 19, 2018
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By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Richard Nelson, the new editor and publisher of The Mexia News and The Groesbeck Journal, has been on the job three weeks and is both learning his new position and making changes here and there to improve the publications. He had been the editor and publisher... + continue reading
Friday, January 19, 2018
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Mexia News Staff Report Families who want to introduce their children to the fun of fishing will have a free, family-oriented event to attend next weekend: the annual Youth Trout Clinic at Fort Parker State Park. The Mexia Bass Club co-sponsors the event with the Park, and with Texas Parks and... + continue reading

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Friday, 01/19/18
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor What a night for Coolidge Yellowjacket basketball teams, as the girls defeated the Mount Calm Lady Panthers at home, 50-33, while J.J. Acevedo and Roman Benjamin combined for 41 points to lead the boys to an 86-22 win over the Panthers. In the first... + continue reading
Friday, 01/19/18
Mexia News Staff Report The Mexia Blackcat fall 2017 football team will be honored at the annual Blackcat Football Banquet on Thursday, Jan. 25. The event will take place at First Baptist Church’s Christian Life Center, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 and are available now at ReMax... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 04/05/17
By Stephen R. Farris The Mexia News Sports The highly-anticipated naming of the new head football coach for the Mexia Blackcats is finally here! Francisco M. Sandoval, the defensive line coach for the Class 6A Division II Cedar Hill Longhorns, was the finalist out of 84 applicants that applied... + continue reading
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Monday, 01/15/18
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor The Mexia Blackcats and Ladycats ran into a double-whammy in Fairfield on Friday night, Jan. 12. The Ladycats fell 42-33 to the Lady Eagles -- their first loss in district play. The Blackcats came up short 61-59 to the Eagles in both teams’ district... + continue reading
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Monday, 01/15/18
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor Wortham varsity basketball teams reaped the rewards in Bremond on Friday night, Jan. 12, as both girls and boys teams doubled-down with the Lady Bulldogs acing their way over the Laday Tigers 42-13, while the Bulldogs cashed in with a 53-27 win over... + continue reading
Monday, 01/15/18
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Mexia-area residents and leaders honored the memory and work of Martin Luther King Jr. on Saturday, Jan. 13, with a parade and a program. At the parade’s start time of 10 a.m., the sun shone brightly, but the temperature was barely above freezing – 33 degrees –... + continue reading

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Friday, 01/19/18
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor The Cedar Valley Suns volleyball team added to their lineup Thursday morning after senior Kayla Lansford, from Wortham, signed to play with them this... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 11/08/17
Dear Editor, Upon reading the article of Mr. Klosterman’s resignation in the newspaper dated 11/4/2017 (Saturday) I was anesthetized by the remark, “I’ve seen a drastic change in our school district... + continue reading