Monday, January 22, 2018
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor Wortham Bulldog and Lady Bulldog powerlifters fared well at both the Mildred Boys Invitational and Girls Invitational powerlifting meet held Saturday, Jan. 20. Both teams finished 10th overall in their respective meets. Logan Salisbury and Dylan... + continue reading
Monday, January 22, 2018
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Mexia News Sports Editor The Wortham Lady Bulldogs made it two district wins in a row after whipping up on the Mart Lady Panthers last Friday night at home, 48-32. Mart led 8-6 after the first period as Wortham got off to a slow start, but in the second, the Lady Bulldog offense began to catch... + continue reading
Monday, January 22, 2018
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor It was the first Friday night for the battle to reach 20 wins this season, and the Mexia Ladycats held off the Madisonville Lady Mustangs on the road, to pull out a 62-58 win to put them at 20-7 overall. The win wasn’t an easy one, especially... + continue reading
Monday, January 22, 2018
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By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor Win No. 20 is finally in the bank for the Mexia Blackcats. After a wild ride with the Madisonville Mustangs and with assistant coach Justin Barnett filling in for head coach Andre LaTouche -- who was out sick Friday night -- the Blackcats emerged... + continue reading
Monday, January 22, 2018
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The Mexia High School DECA Chapter traveled to Copperas Cove High School, Jan. 20, and walked away with several district winners. They expressed gratitude to the alumni, community and business members who contributed to their events. Shown here, front l-r, are Martin Lopez, Haleigh Ruiz, Rene Curry... + continue reading

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Monday, 01/22/18
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor What a weekend it was for Mexia powerlifters as several athletes returned home with first-place medals from the Belton High School 9th Center meet. The Ladycats finished their meet with three girls placing first and as a team, the girls came out in... + continue reading
Monday, 01/22/18
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor The Coolidge Yellowjackets basketball team remains undefeated in District 26-1A after picking up the road win over the Gholson Wildcats on Friday night, 77-46. Coolidge was held to just 17 points in the first quarter, but still led by five at the end... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 04/05/17
By Stephen R. Farris The Mexia News Sports The highly-anticipated naming of the new head football coach for the Mexia Blackcats is finally here! Francisco M. Sandoval, the defensive line coach for the Class 6A Division II Cedar Hill Longhorns, was the finalist out of 84 applicants that applied... + continue reading
Monday, 01/22/18
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer Representatives of Unbound, an organization that fights human trafficking, provided training on the subject Saturday, followed by an outreach to local businesses. The training portion was held at the Mexia Civic Center and covered basic information on the... + continue reading
Monday, 01/22/18
By Roxanne Thompson Staff Writer With the cold weather Mexia has experienced lately, a walk in the park is probably not on the minds of many, but spring will be here soon, and the city of Mexia is already working on a project to make that walk in Mexia City Park more pleasant. The work began... + continue reading
Monday, 01/22/18
By Richard Nelson Publisher Vicky Smith has been barrel racing and training horses for quite a while, and she wants to be able to use her hometown arena for that purpose. However, when she addressed Mexia City Council last week she let them know it was almost impossible, citing the Mexia Rodeo... + continue reading

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Monday, 01/22/18
By Stephen R. Farris Mexia News Sports Editor What a weekend it was for Mexia powerlifters as several athletes returned home with first-place medals from the Belton High School 9th Center meet.... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 11/08/17
Dear Editor, Upon reading the article of Mr. Klosterman’s resignation in the newspaper dated 11/4/2017 (Saturday) I was anesthetized by the remark, “I’ve seen a drastic change in our school district... + continue reading