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 Praise dancers Angela McDonald, at right, and her granddaughter, A’Shaiya Jones, 13, perform at the League of Involved Women at Sunday’s Black History program. The event was held at Sweet Home Baptist Church, and behind the two can be seen one of two

Members of several local churches came together to join the League of Involved Women in holding a celebration of Black History.

Bryan Cruze will be one of several Mexia Fire Department firefighters holding a boot on Milam Street in Mexia next week to collect donations to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. See times and locations in the accompanying article. Photo by Roxan

Mexia firefighters are planning a “Fill-the-Boot” fundraising event next week to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and they’re asking Mexia residents to help them reach their goal of $5,0

Thursday, Feb. 27

The Limestone County Democratic Party will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the Limestone County Courthouse Basement Conference Room.

Sunday, March 1

 

 

Sports

Abron

Abron as next athletic director

Hullum

The Mexia boys soccer team split a pair of matches last week.

The Blackcats defeated Madisonville, 2-1, on Feb. 18 and lost to Palestine, 6-0, on Friday.

Ybarra

The Mexia girls soccer team lost a pair of matches in District 18-4A play last week.

Obituaries

Benny Wayne Lucas

Benny Wayne Lucas, longtime respected educator, passed away Feb. 24, 2020, in Groesbeck, at the age of 88.

Larry Lee Hulsey

Larry Lee Hulsey, 63, of Mexia, passed away, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, in a Waco hospital following a lengthy illness. He was born on Dec.

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Kimberly Stephens Villar, age 33 of Round Rock, passed away on Feb. 20, 2020.

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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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