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Going on an evening run

Mexico, Community R-6, North Callaway, Van-Far, Missouri Military Academy and Centralia ran Friday in the Mexico Cross Country Invitational. Centralia's Jozelynn Bostick won the event for the third …

North Callaway, Van-Far break in new field

North Callaway visited Van-Far for a softball game Thursday, but it was a special game between the Eastern Missouri Conference opponents.  The Lady Indians' debuted their new field but lost 15-4 …

Centralia, North Callaway softball play in jamboree

Centralia hosted a softball jamboree on Tuesday that included North Callaway, Father Tolton and Hannibal. 

Putting on a clinic

Mexico football hosted its annual moms clinic Friday night at Mexico High School. The Bulldogs are assisted by their mothers throughout the season and hold this event to give something back.  …

Hits different at midnight

Mexico softball put on a show late Friday night as the Lady Bulldogs held a home run derby. Mexico football was ready to make some contact when the clock struck midnight Friday as the Bulldogs …

Scrambling for freedom

Area golfers competed Saturday at Arthur Hills Golf Course in Mexico in the 23rd annual Scramble for Freedom tournament. Out of the 29 four-person teams that appeared, Ad Finder won the A flight, VFW …

YMCA kids in good pickle

Third through fifth graders play pickleball Aug. 3 at the courts at Fairgrounds Park in Mexico. The Mexico Area Family YMCA held an all sports camp from Aug. 1-5, teaching young children various …

Ladybirds rise and shine

The North Callaway softball team was forced inside July 27 during the team's three-day softball camp at the middle school in Auxvasse. From July 26-28, the middle school camp was slotted for about a …

Small strokes, big gains

John Knipfel held a junior golf camp the week of July 25-29 at The Oaks golf course in Mexico. The camp was rained out one day and limited to elementary school children this year due to turnout. …

Going for gold

The Mexico volleyball team participated in a four-day camp earlier this month, improving its skills thanks to the tutelage of coaches from Gold Medal Squared, a national volleyball developmental …

Thunderbirds football practices skills

North Callaway football held open fields earlier this summer and were out on the practice field at the high school for five days last week and this week. The Thunderbirds had team meetings inside and …

Van-Far football getting into form during summer camp

The Van-Far football team ran its summer camp from July 18-21, working on several drills before coming together to work on formations and running plays. The Indians played July 22 in a jamboree at …

On greens to raise green

Members of the Mexico community came out July 16 to The Oaks for the 12th annual Bulldog Golf Classic, which raised money for the Mexico High School golf programs. Golfers competed in team …

The dog days of summer

Mexico football players participated in drills July 14 at Mexico High School as part of their first week of summer practice and will be out again multiple days this week for practices and a scrimmage.

Indians play to winning record in summer

The Van-Far boys played to a 16-7 record during the summer season. The Indians want to be more consistent when the season begins in the winter.

Summer physical activity to a T at the Mexico YMCA

Children in grades from kindergarten to second grade showed up July 8 at Fairgrounds Park for the final day of the Mexico Area Family YMCA's Rookie All Sports Camp. From July 5-8, children had the …

Having mush fun on Fourth

Members of the Mexico community spent their Fourth of July on Monday playing  mushball in the second tournament the Mexico Optimist Club has hosted. Four teams battled it out in the  sport …

MMA young riders enjoy equestrian camp

Missouri Military Academy has hosted an equestrian camp for three summers now, with this year's last three weeks instead of the prior two weeks because of interest. The campers learned how to care …

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