Mexico High School Golfer Lily Knipfel With A Great Finish At State And A New Record For Stolen Bases Set By A Mexico Softball Player Lexi Willer

Mexico High School golfer Lily Knipfel finished 7th place in the State Golf Tournament this afternoon. The tournament was played at Meadowlake Acres in New Bloomfield. Knipfel was competing for her third consecutive year as an All State Golfer. Mexico High School softball player Lexi Willer has made some history. Willer set the single season, […]

Mexico May Get A Unique Homecoming Parade Afterall

The Mexico High School Student Council is working on getting a unique Homecoming parade this year. It was announced last week there will not be a traditional community parade, however other activities were still under consideration. The student council is working a vision for a reverse Homecoming parade. The hopes is to set up a […]

Mexico High School Announces Plans For A Unique HomeComing Week 2020

The Mexico High School is announcing a unique homecoming week for 2020. The event will take place October 5th-9th. The football game is against the Kirksville Tigers. Halftime band performance and coronation will happen after the game, and will be live-streamed through YouTube video. Spirit days will be held, as usual. The student assembly will […]

Two Online Petitions Started Over The Name Of The Mexico High School Dixie Gray Band

A petition is being circulated online to change the name of the Mexico High School Dixie Gray Band. The petition is on change.org and was started by a MHS graduate. https://www.change.org/p/mexico-missouri-school-board-change-the-name-of-the-dixie-gray-marching-band?recruiter=559226240&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=psf_combo_share_initial&utm_term=fb_dialog&recruited_by_id=847f5ec0-368c-11e6-81fc-1deaddaa7751&utm_content=fht-22955080-en-us%3A1 According to a the petition the name glorifies the traitorous slave-owners of the Confederacy and should be relegated to Missouri’s racist past. There is […]

Mexico Runner Signs Letter Of Intent

The Captain of Mexico High School’s Cross Country team is signing her national letter of intent to continue running in college. Senior Rosanna McKeown will be running cross country and track for Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas while studying for a pre-med route. Rosanna is a 3-time All-Conference honoree and a two-time All-District recipient during […]

Mexico Speech & Debate District Results

Mexico speech & debate send several to state competition following district action. The One-Act Play Mexico performed, “Flowers For Algernon”, took first place at Districts and will be performed at State. The Reader’s Theatre entry, “Bullet Points for Learning”, tied for first place but ended with 2nd place after a tie breaker. Individual results: District […]

Speech & Debate Tournament This Weekend, Preview Tonight at MHS

Mexico High School is once again hosting the District 2 Speech and Debate Tournament soon. Mexico High School teacher and Tournament Coordinator Sara Given has the information for us. Friday will be the day for Reader’s Theatre and One Act Play entries to perform and Given says they are open to the public. Mexico students […]