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Last stand at Hawthorne Heights for Mexico football

The 2022 Mexico football team played its final game at Hawthorne Heights after Friday's 27-13 district semifinals loss to Boonville.

History made for schools during state cross country …

Several programs boasted achievements Saturday during Day 2 of the MHSSAA Cross Country State Championships. Chiefly among them was the Centralia girls earning second place in Class 3, giving the …

MMA ends drought, season shortened by Borgia

Missouri Military Academy soccer made one of its few scoring chances count Tuesday in its 2-1 Class 1 District 4 Tournament semifinal loss to St. Francis Borgia in Westphalia. Marco Afane scored in …

Mexico boys fall short in district semifinals vs …

Mexico couldn't make anything work in the second half Monday night against Southern Boone. The Bulldogs were eliminated in the Class 2 District 4 boys soccer semifinals after losing 4-0 to Southern …

Mexico takes down Wright City second time, advances to …

Mexico won its first district game since 2019 after defeating No. 3 seed Wright City 3-2 on Saturday to advance the semifinals to the Class 2 District 4 Tournament at Chris Hotop Field in Mexico. The …

T-Birds advance to district semis after second half …

The North Callaway Thunderbirds will travel to state No. 1 Blair Oaks in the Class 2 District 2 Tournament semifinals Friday after winning 38-28 last night at Father Tolton. Quarterback Braydn O'Neal …

Mexico Moonlight Madness 2022

Plenty of ghosts, goblins and alien abductions took place in downtown Mexico last (Thursday) night. Moonlight Madness 2022 sponsored by the Village Square Association

MHS Celebrates 2022 Homecoming

The parade for Mexico High School's Homecoming on Oct. 7 was a highlight for the school during the week's festivites.

Lady Panthers attack second set, take 2nd place

Centralia fell short to Hallsville for the second straight year in the district championship match, but the second set of the Class 3 District 7 Tournament title match belonged to the Lady …

Centralia finishes off Bowling Green in four, plays …

Centralia volleyball advanced to its second straight district championship match after defeating Bowling Green in four sets on Monday in the Class 3 District 7 Tournament semifinals in Hallsville. …

Mexico goes five sets in districts vs Bowling Green

The Mexico volleyball team was in a  battle with Bowling Green in its first-round match Thursday night in the Class 3 District 7 Tournament. The Lady Bulldogs came up short after dropping the …

Senior Night sweep

It was a bittersweet night as the North Callaway volleyball team ended its regular season with a three-set victory against Bunceton in what was the final home matches for seniors Ellie Pezold and …

Sending off MMA's seniors

The Missouri Military Academy swimming and diving team honored three seniors on Monday -- Anthony Melick, Blake Mills and Benjamin Huynh -- in its meet against Marshall at the MMA …

Competing for district prizes

Area softball teams began district tournament play this past week. Centralia advanced to the Class 3 District 4 Tournament championshiop game after defeating Hallsville on Thursday 4-1. Mexico and …

Mexico softball celebrates Senior Night

Mexico had a memorable regular season finale Friday against North Central Missouri Conference rival Fulton. After a three-hour 16-13 loss to the state-ranked Hornets that featured Mexico and Fulton …

Giving a field a facelift

During Missouri Military Academy's homecoming celebration, the school on Saturday held a ribbon cutting ceremony to recognize and celebrate the renovations being done on Brad Calvert Field. The field …

Signs of a good time

The Mexico community showed up Friday night in the latest edition of the 54 Bowl football game against North Central Missouri Conference rival Fulton. It was Military Services Night so there were …

Taking their swings

The Mexico girls tennis wrapped up its regular season in a dominant way Tuesday by sweeping Battle at home. The Lady Bulldogs then finished third in the North Central Missouri Conference Tournament …

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