North Callaway School District Set To Purchase New Security Cameras

The North Callaway School District is set to purchase new security cameras to help in COVID-19 contact tracing efforts. Approval for the purchase of the new security cameras was given at last (Thursday) nights school board meeting. CARES act funding will aid in covering the cost of the cameras, which is over $97,000. The school […]

North Callaway Student Death Investigation Continues

The investigation into the death of 14-year old North Callaway student Billy Heuer continues. At last (Thursday) night’s school board meeting, a few parents and former students inquired about the school district’s bullying policy. Callaway County Sheriff Clay Chism is asking community members to let investigators do their jobs and taking to social media to […]

State Wrestling Tournament Day 1 Final Results

It’s the opening day for the State Wrestling Tournament taking place in Columbia at Mizzou Arena. Final results for Mexico include Keith Ransom with a 1st round pin. Kevin Duong with a first round win by pin and Brayan Juarez with a win by decision. Terrell Williams lost by pin but won by decision in […]

List of Cancellations For 2/5/20

Impending inclement winter weather is causing a host of cancellations today. Mexico Public Schools, St. Brendan in Mexico, Williams Center in Mexico, Callaway Head Start, Centralia R-6 and Centralia Head Start. The Callaway Senior Center in Fulton. The Audrain County Historical Society is closed today. The CMCA- Family Resource Center in Callaway County, Columbia College, […]

Ninth Annual Gary Filbert Classic Ends With Overtime Thriller

The 9th annual Gary Filbert Classic is complete. The Paris girls defeated North Callaway 55 to 33. North Callaway boys took out Paris 43-31. Community R-6 girls over Harrisburg 51-14. Harrisburg boys winning 61-23 over Community R-6. The Mexico girls defeated Van-Far 62-31. The night cap was an overtime thriller with Van-Far boys outlasting the […]

School Closings And Cancellations For 12/17/19

Many organizations and schools are closed for a second consecutive day due to winter weather today. Here are a list of the closings starting off with Mexico Public Schools,St. Brendan Mexico Callaway Head Start, Centralia Head Start, Centralia R-6,Community R-6, Fulton Public Schools. Hallsville R-4, Kingdom Christian Academy,North Callaway R-1, Sturgeon R-5, Van-Far R-1, and […]

Mexico High School FFA Trap Team Qualifies For Districts

The Mexico FFA Trap Shooting Team is celebrating after a good shoot yesterday (Tuesday). Eleven Mexico shooters competed at the Area 4 Trap Shoot held in Columbia and have now qualified for Districts. The District Trap Team consists of: Shane Schoneboom, Cody Van Horn, Taylen Love, Jozey Devault, and Landyn Kleinsorge. Schoneboom finished eleventh overall […]