Sturgeon Fire Destroys 2 Buildings

Two structures were completely destroyed in a fire on Audrain Road 161 this afternoon. A firefighter on scene reported the call came in that a shed was on fire and a propane tank was venting. When a KXEO/KWWR reporter arrived on the scene, both structures were completely gone, with some fire still remaining. There is […]

Sheriff Asks For Help In Death Investigation

The Audrain County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help with information leading to the death of 19 year old Antonio Jefferson in Mexico yesterday afternoon. [Tuesday] In a press conference, Sheriff Matt Oller says evidence at the scene does not make it clear what happened. He reports Jefferson can be seen on video at Walmart […]

New Terminal Location Project to Start at Columbia Regional Airport

The Columbia Regional Airport will be work on a new terminal location starting in the spring of next year (2018). The announcement was made this (Wednesday) morning by Columbia Mayor Brian Treece. The airport is continuing to expand as it announced in November a new and improved runway, and also added United Airline flights from […]

Retirement Incentives Offered to Teachers in Centralia

The Centralia Board of Education is continuing to look at ways to cut five hundred thousand dollars from their budget next year. Superintendent of the Centralia Schools Darrin Ford says one thing they are offering is a retirement incentive for their teachers. The Board will hold their next meeting on January 9th.

Columbia Woman Recovering from Gunshot Wound after Domestic Disturbance

Columbia Police are continuing to investigate a domestic disturbance that resulted in a woman with a gunshot wound early this (Wednesday) morning. According to police a woman was shot in the 1500 block of Fir Place after a domestic disturbance. Police say the 30 year old woman left the residence and contacted them claiming she […]

Columbia Homicide Investigators believe Incident was Drug Related

Columbia Police are continuing to update the public about their homicide investigation in the 1900 block of Lasso Circle on Monday. According to the department they believe the incident was drug related. Police say the suspects forced their into the home and assaulted a 24 year female and male at the home. The female had […]

Gary Filbert Classic Saturday

A longtime coaching legend in Missouri will be honored as the Gary Filbert Classic takes place this Saturday, December 16th at the Mexico High School. Jeff Anderson the Activities Director at the Mexico High School says Filbert started off as head coach and athletic director in Mexico. Games start at 11 on Saturday Morning with […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 12/13/17

Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Tuesday): A stealing or theft at 821 North Jefferson. A careless and imprudent driver reported at Highway22 and Highway EE also at Marine Drive. An identity theft at 601 Carson Apartment A.

Man Pronounced Dead in Audrain County is being Identified

The identity of the man found on a roadway in Audrain County yesterday (Tuesday) and later pronounced dead is 19 year old Antonio D. Jefferson of Mexico. The Audrain County Sheriff’s office has asked the Mid Missouri Major Case Squad to help in the investigation. The incident occurred around noon yesterday (Wednesday) where a car […]