Oct 21 2014

Mexico Help Center

The Help Center Thrift Store is wall to wall with many nice items with plenty of fall and winter clothing. They will receive another shipment of donated coats on Thursday. The Thrift store is open Monday thru Thursday from 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

Gary Jones from the Help Center says if anyone has any extra coats they would like to donate, there are many different places around town to drop them off such as the KXEO Radio Station, Nu-tone Cleaners and Show-Me Credit Union.

There will also be a scheduled food distribution at the Help Center tomorrow, the 22nd from 9:00a to 12:00p and the Public Health will be at the Help Center as well tomorrow from 9:00a to 12:00p checking blood pressures.

Feed America is also every Monday at the Help Center starting at 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

Oct 20 2014

Mexico Home Invasion Arrest

After investigation from Mexico Public Safety about a home invasion that occurred at home in the 1000 block of Fieldcrest last Wednesday, and identified 27 year old Jacobi D. Carlson of Mexico as one of the two suspects. At around 11:30 last night Laddonia police arrested Carlson for an incident that occurred in Laddonia. He was taken to Mexico Public Safety for processing then was transported to Audrain County Jail on a first degree robbery charge. The investigation into the incident is still ongoing.

Oct 20 2014

Mexico Community App

There is now a quick and easy way for parents of Mexico students to stay connected with the community. According to the Mexico School district’s Facebook page, the app has online content such as Facebook, Twitter, Calendars, SIS and the website.

It can be downloaded now at the Apple App store or at the Google Play Store

Oct 18 2014


The Mexico Lady Bulldogs won their State Quarterfinal game against Westminster Christian Academy, 11-0. The Lady Dawgs will play Desoto on Friday morning in Springfield.
Mexico senior pitcher Danielle Baumgartner got the win in six innings, and she also provided the teams first three RBI’s with a single and deep home run to center. KXEO will provided play-by-play action from Springfield Friday morning.

Oct 17 2014

Coats for Warmth

The Coats for Warmth campaign is running now through the end of the month where residents of Audrain County who need coats for the cold winter months can get them from the Help Center. Gary Jones says coats are available at the help center Monday through Thursday from 9 to 3. Jones also added that residents can drop off coats and other gently used winter items at the KXEO Radio Station, Show Me Credit Union and Nu-Tone Cleaners in Mexico.

Oct 17 2014

Callaway Convenience Store Robbery

Callaway County deputies are searching for a suspect that is believed to have burglarized a Millersberg convenience store. At around 2:00 Thursday morning, the Short Stop Convince store was broken into, apparently through the window.

The suspect is described as a white male wearing blue jeans and a hooded sweatshirt and covered his face with a ski mask.

The vehicle he was in is described as a dark colored mini-van. Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact crime stoppers.

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