Audrain County Ag Appreciation Dinner On Thursday

The 46th annual Audrain County Ag Appreciation Dinner will be taking place this Thursday in Mexico. Melanie Utterback, Board Chairman of Audrain Agribusiness says a special award will be given out that night. The state of Missouri Ag Director Chris Chin, will be the guest speaker at the event which will be held at the […]

Mexico Wrestling District Action

Mexico grapplers are into district action and didn’t have to travel as Mexico is the host site for Class 2 District 2 action. Yesterday’s (Saturday’s) results: Keith Ransom 1st place in the 106 pound class. Bryan Juarez 3rd at 113 pounds. Ricky Juarez 2nd in the 120 pound class. Dylan Mosley took 2nd in the […]

Roadwork in Vandalia Friday

Traffic in Vandalia will be disrupted Friday, weather permitting. Highway W will be closed at the railroad crossing in Vandalia to allow Kansas City Southern to do railroad maintenance on the crossing. The work will take place between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Mexico Speech & Debate at School of the Osage

A dozen members of the Mexico Speech & Debate Team traveled to School of the Osage yesterday (Saturday) to compete in the Osage High School Speech & Debate Tournament. A number of them finished in the top 10 in their respective categories, but didn’t make the cut to finals due to tie breakers. Taking first […]

Audrain County Settles Lawsuit In Inmate Death

A lawsuit is now settled in Audrain County where an inmate died after an attack. According to reports Audrain County denied any negligence in the agreement that was approved last month with the mother of Michael Eisenhauer. He died in June while jailed on charges of first-degree domestic assault, armed criminal action and unlawful use […]

Closings and Cancellations For 2/13/20

Yet another winter storm is causing several schools and business’s to be closed today (Thursday): Starting off with the Mexico Public Schools,St. Brendan in Mexico, and The Williams Center Mexico Head Start. Centralia Head Start and Centralia R-6. The Centralia Senior Center, Community R-6 in Laddonia. Fulton Public Schools snow routes only. Hallsville, Moberly Head […]

Hannibal Clinic Ribbon Cutting

The Hannibal Clinic in Mexico is “officially” open following a ribbon cutting this afternoon by the Mexico Area Chamber of Commerce. Robin Allen, a Family Nurse Practitioner with the clinic, says they offer a number of services. The clinic is located at 1000 Webster Street in Mexico and is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 […]

Early School Dismissals For 2/12/20

Snowfall in the listening is prompting several school districts to announce early dismissals this afternoon. The Mexico School District released the following statement this afternoon: Dear Mexico 59 Parents: After another test drive through town and country, we have decided to release elementary and middle school students at 1:45 p.m. and the high school at […]