Train Derailment In New Florence

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department is reporting a train derailment in New Florence this (Sunday) morning. The derailment happened around 7:25 and at this time there have been no injuries reported and no hazardous materials have been identified. Main Street and some secondary roads are closed. Photos courtesy of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department Facebook […]

Monroe County Reports New COVID-19 Case

The Monroe County Health Department is reporting a new positive COVID-19 case. The patient attended morning services at Pleasant Green Baptist Church in Madison on July 26th. Direct contacts were unable to be identified during contact tracing, so the Monroe County Health Department wants those that attended those services to monitor for symptoms until August […]

Mexico Murder Suspect Arrested In Quincy, Illinois

A Mexico murder suspect is now in police custody. According to Quincy,Illinois Police, 22 year old Deyton Fisher of Mexico was arrested this (Saturday) morning on charges of second degree murder, armed criminal action, and unlawful use of a weapon and burglary. 25 year old Chance Davis was shot and killed in the 800 block […]

KXEO Sports Report 8/1/20

The St. Louis Cardinals are scheduled to be back in action tonight (Saturday) against the Milwaukee Brewers. A game between the 2 clubs was canceled last night after 2 Cardinals players tested positive for COVID-19. St. Louis President of baseball operations John Mozeliak, said the team did not leave their hotel last night. The team […]

Audrain County Health Department Updates COVID-19 Testing Numbers For 8/1/20

The Audrain County Health Department reporting one new case of the coronavirus in the county this (Saturday) morning. In a release sent out at 6 this (Saturday) morning the health department reports 15 active cases. 1 more case has recovered since Friday’s report bringing the total number of recoveries to 176 with 1 death according […]

Mexico VFW Post Announces Reopen Plan

The Mexico VFW Post 3772 is announcing their tentative reopening plan. In a Facebook post from the Post, they are going to attempt to reopen Thursday, August 6th with safety measures in place. Doors will open at 4:00, temperatures will be taken as people enter, patrons will also be required to have a mask and […]

Boone County Records Another Death Due To COVID-19

Columbia/Boone County Public Health and Human Services is reporting Boone County’s fourth death due to COVID-19. In a tweet sent out just before noon today (Friday), the agency says the fourth victim was in the over 80 age group. The agency is also reporting a rise in the positivity rate for the novel coronavirus for […]