Mexico High School students earn top ratings in music
The Mexico High School Chamber Choir and Symphonic Band and Mexico High School Concert Band has been racking up the ratings recently. The Mexico High School Chamber Choir received an Exemplary (1) …
Eugene Field Elementary students help out the Mexico Help Center
A challenge was accepted by 1st through fifth grade students at the Mexico Eugene Field Elementary to donate non-perishable food items. During a ten-day period in February the students collected …
Waterslide being planned  at Mexico Aquatic Center
The Mexico Aquatic Center could be getting a an upgrade soon. A proposed water slide drawing for the pool has been received by the Mexico Parks and Recs Department Chad Shoemaker.Ultimately the …
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Obituaries
Evelyn E. Schmidt Trammell, 92, of Centralia, formerly of Mexico, passed away on Tuesday, March 22, 2023, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, …
Timothy Michael Lawson, 51, of Mexico, passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2023, at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia. Memorial Services will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 8, at St. …
Audrey Jewel (Beckman) Shock, 90, of Columbia, Mo., passed away Sunday, March 19, 2023. She was born to Elizabeth Marie (Hildebrand) Beckman and Henry Charles Beckman on November 11, 1932 in …
Mildred P. “Millie” Bishop, 99, of Mexico, passed away on Monday, March 21, 2023, at Pin Oaks Living Center. A private graveside service was held at Elmwood Cemetery. Arnold Funeral …
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When the voters of Audrain County go to the polls on Tuesday, April 4 they will be using an upgraded voting machine. Audrain County Clerk Lisa Smith says the old voting machines were ten years old …
Mrs. Jennifer Fowler is being introduced as the next Transportation Director for the Mexico School District #59 for the 2023-2024 school year. Her duties will officially start on July 1, 2023. …
On Sunday, March 19, 2023 at around 3:45 PM, Mexico Public Safety officers were called to the 1700 block of Fairground Road in reference to a human body being found by the caller. According to …
Mexico Public Safety is confirming with the Mexico Ledger that a preliminary identification has been made of 43-year-old Brandon Spears, who was found dead in Mexico on Sunday, March 13, …
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The Van-Far baseball team just didn't have enough on Monday night. The Indians trailed Calvary Lutheran 8-2 in Jefferson City going into the seventh inning and responded by scoring three runs but …
Baseball Mexico seniors surge past Moberly 4-1 Mexico won its season opener, North Central Missouri Conference, and district opener 4-1 on Monday night at home against Moberly. Senior Nos. 3 …
Monday's game had a lot of meaning to the Mexico baseball team. It was the Bulldogs' first game of the season after several postponements and its first North Central Missouri Conference and district …
It will take longer for the Mexico girls to come together. Mexico at Jefferson City Photo Gallery The Lady Bulldogs lost their season opener 6-0 on Friday at Jefferson City on a chilly night. …
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