Friday, June 15, 2018
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By Roxanne Thompson roxanne@themexianews.com Father’s Day is tomorrow, and one local dad, Kent White, of Shiloh, will have plenty of Father’s Day wishes from his 15 children. Kent is from Montana and met his wife, Dawn, in 1998 when she was a discipleship intern at the church she was attending... + continue reading
Friday, June 15, 2018
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By Roxanne Thompson roxanne@themexianews.com LARAS House, Limestone County’s no-kill shelter for dogs and cats, has received a $5,000 grant that will help pay for a scholarship-based internship, a billboard to promote LARAS House’s work and also provide items for those willing to foster a shelter... + continue reading
Friday, June 15, 2018
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By Roxanne Thompson roxanne@themexianews.com A former Mexia pastor and community leader, the Rev. Richard Henry Bollin, was laid to rest Saturday, June 9, in Dallas, at God’s Word Missionary Baptist Church, where he had been pastor. Bollin was born the eighth of 10 children to James Murphy and... + continue reading
Friday, June 15, 2018
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From staff reports Two Mexia softball players have been nominated for the Texas Sports Writers Association Class 4A all-state team. The squad, which is voted on by sports writers throughout the state, is expected to be announced by the middle of July. Mexia’s nominees are junior catcher Baileah... + continue reading
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
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A fielder for the Bat Attitudes T-ball team (right) gets into position for a throw as a runner for the Smalltown Tees races past on her way to first base during a game last week. Photo by Skip Leon/The Mexia News + continue reading

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Friday, 06/15/18
By Roxanne Thompson roxanne@themexianews.com Limestone County commissioners initiated a countywide burn ban at their June 12 meeting. They also increased the amount of money to pay down on the new Sheriff’s Office vehicles, heard County Judge Richard Duncan’s plan to save money on legal fees,... + continue reading
Friday, 06/15/18
One feature of the 88th annual Mexia Rodeo, as has been the case throughout its history, will be events that give youngsters a chance to compete. The youth events will begin at 6 p.m. each night leading up to the main performance at 7:30 p.m. The rodeo will run from June 20-23 at the Mexia Rodeo... + continue reading

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Tuesday, 05/22/18
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Limestone County voters decided the runoff for county judge Tuesday, choosing Richard Duncan to fill that spot for the next four years – and it was close, only 38 votes separating the two. The runoff was required after a four-way race in the March 6 Republican... + continue reading
Wednesday, 06/13/18
By Skip Leon sports@themexianews.com The Centex Rockets play an ambitious tournament schedule, especially during the spring and summer. And the Mexia-based AAU basketball team comprised of seventh- and eighth-graders usually competes well against competition from around the state. The Rockets... + continue reading
Wednesday, 06/13/18
By Roxanne Thompson roxanne@themexianews.com Improvements at Mexia’s Hughes City Park continue, with workers pouring more concrete June 5 to lengthen the walkway beside the creek. Scott Condon, who heads the Hughes Park Committee, said Thursday that this concrete job is part of the original... + continue reading
Wednesday, 06/13/18
David Spiares, of Tehuacana, center, and his mother, Carrie Spiares, get information from Susan Huffman and Lindsey Danner, with Citizens State Bank, at Navarro College’s Job and Education Fair, held at the Mexia Civic Center on June 8. Photo by Roxanne Thompson + continue reading

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Friday, 06/15/18
From staff reports Two Mexia softball players have been nominated for the Texas Sports Writers Association Class 4A all-state team. The squad, which is voted on by sports writers throughout the... + continue reading

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Tuesday, 05/29/18
That's Rich By Richard Nelson It’s been 35 yeas since I graduated from high school. The ol’ saying, “time has flown” is certainly accurate. It was time to get on with life. The plan was to go to... + continue reading