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The Mexia State Supported Living Center has had a staff member test positive for COVID-19, according to an internal email from center director Melinda Gentry.

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With schools closed and all athletic contests and practices suspended and now a shelter-in-place order for the county, it’s been especially rough on newly hired Mexia football coach and athletic di

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The deep grief experienced is unmistakeable when two people are bonded together by love and one is lost – and that same love was witnessed recently between two deeply bonded dogs when one was hit b

 

 

Sports

Shortstop stopped

Evan Harrison had a special reason for looking forward to his senior season on the Mexia baseball team.

Multi-sport standout Hullum deals with two suspended seasons

In the absence of baseball games to play, Jordan Hullum keeps his arm loose by going to the field and tossing the ball around with his dad, Brian.

Recruiting in the age of COVID-19: Local athletes affected

This is a time of year when college recruiting of high school athletes is normally near its peak.

Obituaries

Johnnie Neil ‘John’ Mackey Jr.

Johnnie Neil “John” Mackey Jr., of Hewitt, passed away Friday, March 27, 2020, at age 56.

Holloway J. Martin Jr

Mr. Holloway J. Martin, Jr., 87, of Mexia, passed away peacefully at his home early Thursday morning, April 2, 2020.

Gloria Ann White

Gloria Ann White, 74, of Lake Mexia, went to be with her Lord and Savior on March 25, 2020, following a lengthy battle with Alzheimers. Mrs. White was born, Gloria Ann Moore, in Orange, on Oct.

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Mexia Mayor pro tem Geary Smith, who was the District 3 Council member, was sworn into office as Mayor by City Secretary Christi Shivers after he was appointed to the office by the rest of the Coun

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