Attempted Burglary at Mexico Residence

Mexico Police are investigating an attempted burglary at an area residence last (Thursday) night. According to Major Bryce Mesko with Mexico Public Safety it happened just before 11 at the 1000 block of West Street. Major Mesko says there where several people home when someone knocked on the front door. The suspects are described as […]

2 Arrested in Jefferson City after Car Pursuit

2 people are in Jefferson City Police custody after a pursuit and stolen property is found in their vehicle. According to Jefferson City Police it happened after Midnight last (Thursday) night during a stop for a traffic violation. A pursuit ensued for several blocks ending at the intersection of Swifts Highway and Jefferson Streets. Police […]

Champ Clark Bridge Bid Accepted

A bid to replace the Champ Clark Bridge in Pike County is accepted and comes in 2 million dollars less than what was projected. The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission accepted a bid of 60 million dollars from Massman Construction out of St. Louis last (Thursday) night. The bridge is aging as it was built […]

Fulton Search Warrant and Arrests

2 men and 2 women are facing charges after an arrest last (Thursday) night in Fulton where police say they found drugs, and several stolen items from burglaries. The Fulton Police Department reports a search warrant was served at 1408 Colonial Drive at around 11:46 where they found marijuana and stolen items from a burglary, […]

Moberly Mayor Stepping Down

The newly elected mayor of Moberly will be stepping down next week. Greg Walker who was elected to Mayor in Moberly in April says he will be moving closer to family in Kansas City. Mayor Walker says he officially steps down as Mayor on July 5th, however he will remain on the council until his […]

4 Day Week at Monroe City Schools Tabled

The Monroe City School District is tabling the issue of a 4 day week for now. Superintendent Dr. Tracy Bottoms says during a meeting in May there were some concerns expressed by community members about the 4 day week. Dr. Bottoms says that the school board may revisit this issue in the future.

Fulton Girl Hit by Car Expected to Make Full Recovery

The pedestrian hit in yesterday’s (Wednesday) traffic crash in Fulton is identified as 14 year old Savanna Bilyeu. The accident occurred in the 2400 block of North Business 54, where the girl was found laying unconscious after being hit by a vehicle. Police say that they have been in contact with the girl’s parents and […]

Two Arrests Made in Moberly Park Theft

2 people are in custody in Moberly and more arrests may be made in connection to a missing statue from a park. According to Moberly Police Chief Troy Link his department recovered a missing lion statue head from Moberly Lion’s Beuth Park yesterday (Wednesday) and 2 individuals were arrested, with the investigation continuing.

Firework Show in Mexico

Two fireworks shows will light up the skies in Mexico for the Fourth of July. The first of the 2 will take place Saturday, and is sponsored by Tyronn Lue. The fireworks will be able to be seen from Garfield Park, or to the north of Shamrock Sign on the former A.P. Green property. It […]

New Coach Named to the Mexico Boys Basketball Program

The Mexico Bulldogs Basketball Program officially has a new head coach. As reported by KXEO News 2 weeks ago Darren Pappas has been named to the position. Coach Pappas will also be changing from teaching Social Studies at the Middle School to teaching History at Mexico High School. The decision was approved by the Mexico […]