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The Mexia ISD school board has six agenda items to be voted on at its regular monthly meeting Monday. The board also is slated to hear updates on some programs in the district.

A Limestone County deputy made a traffic stop that turned into a chase last Friday, March 8, that ended in the driver’s going to jail for possession of crack cocaine.

The Mexia Fire Marshal has issued a final report on his investigation into the fire that burned Lucky’s Valero gas station at 1000 E. Milam on Saturday evening, March 2.

Sports

Bosqueville broke open a close game with five runs in the second inning and went on to a 9-2 victory over Mexia in a non-district baseball game in Mexia on Tuesday.

The Athens softball team took advantage of eight Mexia errors to gain a 12-4 victory in a non-district game in Athens on Tuesday.

Only one of Athens’ 12 runs was earned.

Riesel scored 14 runs in the first two innings and belted Coolidge, 16-1, in a District 16-2A game at Riesel on Tuesday.

The loss drops Coolidge to 1-2 overall and 1-1 in district.

Obituaries

Harvey Earl Allen, 86, passed away March 13, 2019, in Mexia. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 16, at Blair-Stubbs Chapel, with the Rev. Michael Vestal officiating.

Scott Anthony Keeling, 60 of Wortham, passed away at his residence on March 11, 2019. Funeral services were held Thursday, March 14, at First Baptist Church in Wortham, with the Rev.

Frank Lee Dunlap Jr. of Donie passed away Friday, March 1, 2019, at Fairfield Nursing Home & Rehab.

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