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Mexico Optimist Summer League wraps up schedule

7/20/2024
The Mexico Optimist Summer League wrapped up its schedule this week. There were games Sunday through Friday due to rainouts that moved some contests to Sunday and Friday. On Wednesday, there …

Mexico YMCA kids get fresh air in summer camp

7/18/2024
The Mexico Area Family YMCA held another summer youth camp during the week of July 8. This time, it was the outdoors camp for third- through fifth-graders. Kids spent every day participating in …

Bulldog Golf Classic brings in green on greens

7/13/2024
Plenty of golfers showed up Saturday morning at The Oaks in Mexico. It wasn't just a typical day as the 14th annual Bulldog Golf Classic was happening. About 120 golfers were there for the event …

Mexico Optimist Summer League tees off week

7/13/2024
Kids in the Mexico Optimist Summer League were finally able to play this week. After three straight days of cancellations due to wet field conditions from rain early this week, a full slate …

Centralia softball team camp dried after rain this …

7/12/2024
After two days of cancellations, Centralia softball hosted a team camp this week on Thursday. Centralia went 3-0 with wins over Community R-6, Harrisburg and Van-Far (10-3 score). Community R-6 …

Everything under the sun

7/10/2024
The Mexico Area Family YMCA held its all sports camp for third- to fifth-graders last week from July 1-3. In the shortened week due to the Fourth of July at the end of the week, the campers spent …

Audrain County celebrates the Fourth of July

7/10/2024
While wet weather wiped out a lot of the Mexico Optimist Club’s Fourth of July plans, the skies and days were still clear for some fun at Mexico Optimist Ball Park. In the early evening, kids …

Mexico Optimist plays slate during 4th of July week

7/5/2024
The Mexico Optimist baseball/softball summer league has been playing games this summer at the Mexico Optimist ball fields since June. That included Fourth of July week on June 2 when the night held …

Applying early touches

7/2/2024
Last week, Mexico tennis head coach Tony Senor lead a camp at Fairgrounds Park Netplex in Mexico. For several days in the afternoon, third- to sixth-graders attended the first session before the …

A Portion of Crown Linen Demolished

7/1/2024
Crown Linen came down. After a fire six weeks prior, the Crown Linen building at West Promenade in downtown Mexico was demolished last month by Marschel Wrecking out of Fenton. The crew worked …

Area teams cap summer shootout schedule in Fulton

6/25/2024
Some area teams finished their summer shootout schedule for this year on Monday in Fulton. As part, of the Fulton summer league at the high school, the Mexico boys, North Callaway boys and girls and …

Rowe returns to teach Mexico youth golf

6/21/2024
Kennedi Rowe was back in Mexico on Friday. The two-time state-qualifying golfer for the Lady Bulldogs led a youth golfing camp at Arthur Hills Golf Course to teach the basics over two morning …

Thunderbirds post winning night at Fulton Shootout

6/18/2024
North Callaway boys basketball has nearly reached the end of its summer schedule. The varsity Thunderbirds have played 14 games as of today following two more scrimmage games on Monday at …

Lessons on the hardwood

6/13/2024
The North Callaway boys basketball program hosted their annual youth camp last week at North Callaway High School in Kingdom City. Fifth- and eighth-graders were overseen by North Callaway coaches …

Centralia softball piles up wins during home camp

6/11/2024
Centralia played games on its home fields for the first time this summer. The Lady Panthers hosted the first day of a packed summer schedule on Tuesday at Bicentennial Park. The varsity team won …

Van-Far girls hone, pass on skills in youth hoops camp

6/8/2024
The Van-Far high school basketball girls took some time last week from May 28-30 to iron out their skills and teach the future skills on the hardwood. Fifth-through eighth-graders had an chance each …

North Callaway girls hoops camp handles skills early

6/8/2024
The North Callaway high school girls basketball program hosted youth camps last week in the high school gym located in Kingdom City. From May 28-30, sixth- through eighth-grade girls had the chance …

National, state champion Foeller heads girls wrestling …

6/7/2024
Mexico High School had a national and state champion in its wrestling room on Friday and will on Saturday. Jaycee Foeller, coming off a junior season for the national champion University of …

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