In honor of the American Legion’s 99th birthday, the local post No. 26 of Mexico, Mo. celebrated at the Mexico Senior Center. The veterans enjoyed a free meal and seniors received a meal for only .99 cents.
The Honor Guards, from Laddonia, presented the flag. Willy Phillips and Kate Becker entertained with the National Anthem. In attendance were 48 veterans and a total of 132 senior citizens.