Monday, May 22, 2017
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By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Law enforcement officers from across Limestone County as well as members of the public gathered at the courthouse for the 10th annual Peace Officer Memorial Friday, May 19. Most prominent were Limestone County Sheriff’s Office personnel, including Sheriff... + continue reading
Monday, May 22, 2017
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports It’s been a little more than a week since the 2017 UIL State Track and Field Championships took place, and while most of the athletes that competed are looking forward to the summer vacation, Mexia athlete Tashundra Reeves is already making plans for a... + continue reading
Friday, May 19, 2017
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports The high school football careers of Wortham Bulldogs Jayce Black and Zach Jones has officially come to a close, but the dynamic duo will now begin their new journeys at the college level. Black, who played receiver on offense for the Bulldogs, was the... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Mexia High School culinary arts teacher Steffanie Lane has been awarded the Golden Shovel Award from Education Service Center Region 12. Each month, ESC Region 12 chooses a teacher to recognize for using digital innovation in the classroom. Mexia ISD... + continue reading
Monday, May 15, 2017
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By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Limestone County Sheriff Dennis Wilson urged the members of commissioners court to call state legislators to express opposition to Senate Bill 2, which would lower tax revenue increases from their current 8 percent to 5 percent, without an election by voters.... + continue reading

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Monday, 05/22/17
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Mexia ISD’s new athletic director, Coach Frank Sandoval, has only been on the job a month, but he has spent that month working intensely with the high school football players to prepare them for a return to the strength and energy that propelled them to the... + continue reading
Monday, 05/22/17
Mexia News Staff Report Former Mexia Ladycat basketball standout, Na’Teshia “Tee” Owens made a surprise visit to the Ladycats Spring Sports Banquet held last Monday night. Owens, a freshman player for the Xavier University Musketeers women’s basketball team this past season, is currently... + 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
Monday, 05/15/17
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Mexia High School graduates were rewarded for their hard work over the past four years by being awarded scholarships totaling at least $805,880, with more money still coming in. The awards were announced Thursday, May 11, in a program at the high school... + continue reading
Monday, 05/15/17
Mexia News Staff Report The baseball season came to a close for the Wortham Bulldogs this past weekend, as they were swept by the Bosqueville Bulldogs, 11-1 and 5-3, in a best two out of three Class 2A area playoff series. Wortham made a great run this season, finishing the year at 16-9 under... + continue reading
Monday, 05/15/17
Mexia News Staff Report Limestone County athletes put up some big time performances this past weekend at the 2017 UIL State Track and Field Meet held at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin. Mexia Ladycat Tashundra Reeves turned up the heat in the Conference 4A girls shot put event. After setting a... + continue reading

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Monday, 05/22/17
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports After spending the last two seasons as the head baseball coach here at Mexia, Chad Coker will trade in his crimson and black uniform for the royal blue and... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 05/17/17
Dear Editor, Because of the communities’ kindness and support during the loss the of our brother, Mckenzie Jackson, we wanted to send “A Note of Thanks.” Sincerely, Cornetta J. Smith Dear... + continue reading