LEFT: The 2020 Wortham High School King and Queen are Cade McCoslin and Reagan Stuver. They were crowned Friday night, Oct. 9. Right: Honored during Homecoming festivities are Mr. and Miss WHS, Ashilyn Cartwright and J.J. Rojas.
Limestone County commissioners opened the bid packets Tuesday during a special-called meeting for the Limestone County Detention Center’s sale.
Limestone Medical Center is offering drive-through COVID-19 testing from 1 to 5 p.m. every Tuesday, beginning Oct. 13.
A Mexia-based food distribution organization is looking for a business or two to sponsor the cost of transporting donated food to Mexia each week.
Gov. Greg Abbott on Wednesday issued an executive order to open bars and similar establishments at up to 50 percent capacity in conjunction with county officials. In hospital regions with low COVID-19 hospitalizations, the county judges will be able to opt their county into opening bars beginning Oct. 14, provided they assist in enforcing health protocols. The Governor’s Executive Order also increases the occupancy levels for all business establishments other than bars to 75 percent.