News

Pressure mounts for decision on water system in Laddonia
05/12/2021 - 1:38pm
Laddonia Mayor Gary Garnett says officials are closer to a decision on the water system, but there is more work to be done. At the April board of aldermen meeting, the city heard from representatives of the Clarence Cannon water district regarding...

Sports

MMA, Mexico enter postseason play
Mexico put together strong showings at both conference (pictured here) and district tournaments last week. Randy Hernandez, Haden Frazier, Carter McIntosh, Brendan McKeown and Ryan Pemberton show off conference medals. [Submitted photo]
05/12/2021 - 12:20pm
The Colonels dominated individual district play on Friday night at the Fairgrounds Park courts. Meanwhile Mexico was decked with All-District honors for capturing top four finishes. Missouri Military Academy’s Isaac Way defeated teammate Marco...

Obituaries

05/11/2021 - 2:48pm
Frank P. Wilfley, Jr., 101, died on Monday, May 10, 2021, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mexico. He was born April 10, 1920, the son of Frank P. Wilfley, Sr., and Willie V. Beagles Wilfley, the fifth generation of Wilfleys in Audrain County. He...