COVID-19 played havoc with MHS’ fall play, but the cast never quit and the show is back on
Ethan Wiley, Jennifer Batts and Jackson Lamb rehearse a scene from the Mexico High School play The Curious Savage on Monday night. The performance is back on schedule after a COVID-19 delay. [Dave Faries]
01/18/2021 - 7:04am
A group of actors are gathered around a portable rack, picking out the dresses, vests and ties that best suit their characters. It’s more difficult than one might expect. Director Sara Given, Mexico High’s drama teacher, must orchestrate costume...


Bulldogs break away from Boonville
Jordan Mitchell battles for a rebound against Boonville’s Luke Green and Charlie Bronakowski in the Bulldogs’ 81-67 win on Monday. [Eric Mattson]
01/18/2021 - 6:58am
If there was a key to the Bulldogs’ 81-67 win over Boonville at The Sports Complex on Monday night, it was their ability to reverse suddenly from defense to offense and push the ball down court. At least that’s Isaiah Reams’ interpretation. And the...


01/18/2021 - 11:23am
Robert (Bob) Daniel Beamer, 85, went to be with the Lord and his wife on Jan. 14, 2021. Funeral services will be Tuesday, Jan. 19, at 2 p.m. at Arnold Funeral Home. Burial will be in East Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be on Tuesday, Jan. 19,...