Daily Archive: July 20, 2012

Jul 20 2012

Heat Leads To Sidewalk, Street Buckling In Mexico

The recent high temperatures have affected a downtown Mexico sidewalk and a Mexico street. Mexico Public Works Director Kensey Russell says earlier this week, the heat caused the sidewalk at the corner of Jackson and Washington Streets to buckle. He says crews will work on pulling out the bricks above the buckle and repair it …

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Jul 20 2012

Two Vandalia Residents Busted Thursday For Alleged Drug Possession

Two 40-year-old residents of Vandalia have been busted for possessing methamphetamine, marijuana and endangering the welfare of a child. Audrain County Sheriff officials say members of the East Central Drug Task Force served a search warrant on a home in the 500 block of East Highway 54 late Thursday night. Officers are alleged to have …

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Jul 20 2012

Monroe and Hord Intersection in Mexico To Be Closed

An intersection near Audrain Medical Center will be shut down on Monday through most of next week so crews can make repairs to the road. City of Mexico officials say the intersection of Monroe and Hord Streets will be closed starting Monday morning. They say one lane of Monroe Street should reopen on Thursday. The …

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