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Limestone County deputy recovering after wreck

A deputy with the Limestone County Sheriff’s Office is reported to be in good condition and recovering following a one-vehicle crash about 11:20 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27.

TRAIL OF SMILES

Following successful trail rides throughout the Old Fort Parker acreage during the Thanksgiving weekend, the next big event is the 2021 Annual Christmas at Old Fort Parker, located between Mexia an

 

 

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Wortham’s Winstead named top hitter in district; three make first team

The Wortham volleyball team earned one superlative award in the All-District 14-2A voting. In addition, the Lady Bulldogs had three players on the first team and three on the second team.

Lady Bulldogs hope to make big strides, ‘mix up’ district

Courtney Chasteen, in her first year as the Wortham girls basketball coach, wants her Lady Bulldogs to play big. And everything starts with defense.

Lady ’Dogs hold Parkview to single digits in victory

The Wortham girls’ basketball team pitched a shutout for the first 11 minutes and held visiting Waco Parkview Christian to single digits in a 55-9 victory at the Wortham gym Friday, Nov. 19.

Obituaries

ELIDA GONZALEZ RICO

Elida Gonzalez Rico, formerly of Mexia, passed away at home in Flower Mound on Monday, Nov. 15, 2021, at the age of 90.

Nancy Jane Copeland Davis

Nancy Jane Copeland Davis, 81, of Mexia, died at home on Nov. 18, 2021. She was born Sept. 4, 1940, in Lufkin to Mavis Jimaloy Tull Copeland and Jesse Weldon Copeland.

Stanley Odis Tatum

Stanley Odis Tatum was born Nov. 10, 1962, in Limestone County to the late Elbert Jr. Tatum and Ruby Tatum. Stanley confessed to Christ at an early age, attending Head Branch M.B.

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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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