The following news announcements are mainly from the Office of Gov. Greg Abbott (gov.texas.gov) and the Office of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (texasattorneygeneral.gov). They have been summarized for space considerations, but the full press releases are available at the respective websites.
The show must go on, and it will, at least when it comes to the 90th annual Mexia Rodeo.
The Mexia ISD school board voted to go ahead with two renovation projects this summer at its regular board meeting Monday, June 15, and OK’d a number of waivers related to the shutdown of all schools in the state since mid-March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A video of an alleged racial incident has been released by the Mexia Police Department that shows the matter is not what it was initially thought to be.
Mexia City Council members heard options for having some kind of pool and/or splash pad to replace the current non-functioning swimming pool, but the price was far above the current $500,000 budget.