Progress Mexico Supports SSM/MU Healthcare Merger

Progress Mexico is voicing their support for MU Health Care’s proposal to purchase SSM Audrain Hospital. MU Health Care officials signed a letter of intent to purchase St. Mary’s-Audrain and St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City back in August. Some Jefferson city community members have been voicing concerns about higher health care costs, and losing […]

Mexico Board Of Education To Discuss School Reconfiguration

The Mexico Board of Education is expected ton continue their conversations and possibly vote on a reconfiguration of kindergarten through fifth grade in the district at the board meeting on Tuesday, December 18. A town hall was held on November 15 with the purpose board members learning of concerns from the community and for attendees […]

Roth Signs To Play At Missouri Valley

Mexico High School Softball outfielder, Mattie Roth, signed her National Letter of Intent to play ball at Missouri Valley College in Marshall today. [Thursday] Roth reports she put alot of thought into whether she wanted to play ball in college until she was spotted by a Missouri Valley coach at a sectionals game. Head softball […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 12/14/18

ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 46 year old Jesse D. Allen yesterday (Thursday) on an Audrain County warrant. Public safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Thursday): A fight in progress on East Monroe. Harassment on 418 East Central. A stealing or theft at 4820 South Clark.

Two File For Open Mexico City Council Seat

Two people have filed with the City of Mexico to fill one seat on the City Council. Incumbent Councilman Chris Williams has declared that he will run for the City Council again. Joshua Price has also filed for the seat.

Goody’s Closing To Reopen As Gordmann’s.

Shoppers have been flocking to the Goody’s store in Mexico after they placed store closing signs outside the building. A store associate said the store will remain open, with the exception of around 2 weeks in March while they conduct a changeover from Goody’s to Gordmann’s, but was not sure of what day in March […]

Columbia Man Arrested In Mexico Burglary

A Columbia man is facing charges of burglary and stealing after an arrest in Mexico yesterday (Wednesday). Mexico Public Safety officers went to the 600 block of Whitley to a call of a vehicle being rummaged through and some change being stolen. Due to some video footage from a home owner 52 year old Randy […]