Multiple departments are on scene along Highway 22 to fight a natural cover fire.
The blaze stretches about 5 miles along the railroad tracks between Mexico and Centralia.
Several Little Dixie Fire Protection District stations, along with Mexico Public Safety and the Centralia Fire Department are battling the fire.
The fire is believed to have been caused by a train throwing sparks along the tracks around 1:45 this afternoon. [Wednesday]
Mexico Elks Lodge – Fish Fry Luncheon
04/07/2023 11:00 am – 04/07/2023 1:00 pm The Mexico Elks Lodge will hold a Fish Fry Luncheon on Good Friday, April 7th at the lodge located at 1605 Christopher Drive in Mexico. Serving from 11 am – 1 pm. $13 all you can eat – $6 for children 6-12 yrs of age. Fried Fish, slaw,…… Continue Reading
Auxvasse Lions Club Ham & Bean Dinner
04/15/2023 11:00 am – 04/15/2023 2:00 pm The Auxvasse Lions club will hold a Ham & Bean dinner on April 15, at the Auxvasse Community Center. Serving from 141am -2 pm. The menu consists of ham & beans, hot dogs, cornbread, slaw, dessert, ice tea, lemonade and coffee. The cost is $10 for adults, $5…… Continue Reading
Martingburg Car Show & Cruise
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Fulton VFW Friday Night Meal
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Pike County Job Fair – Bowling Green, MO
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