Arrest Made in Connection to Shooting at Columbia Gas Station

The Boone County Sheriff’s Department is reporting an arrest in connection with a shooting at the BP Kwik Store earlier this month. According to the department 20 year old Alyssisa L. Thorpe was taken into custody last (Tuesday) night for a shooting that wounded 2, 35 year old women at the Kwik Store at 5701 […]

Centralia Raising American Flags Tomorrow

Volunteers in Centralia will be raising American Flags in the city cemetery tomorrow (Thursday) in order to honor fallen veterans over the 4th of July weekend. Phyllis Brown Centralia Cemetery Sexton says they will be putting up over 450 flags. The flags will be lowered on July 5th at 5pm.

City of Mexico Receives up to $80 Thousand for Parks Project

The City of Mexico will be receiving an award of up to 80 thousand in grant money to work on Lakeview Park. Mexico City Manager Bruce Slagle says the grant was awarded through the Missouri Park and Recreation Association. Mr. Slagle says he estimates the project will start later on this summer and be completed […]

Arrest Made in Columbia after Shots Fired on Rice Road

A 23 year old Columbia man is in custody after an arrest in connection with shots being fired in the 4300 block of Rice Road last (Monday) night. According to Columbia Police Joshua Michael McWilliams was identified as the man who discharged a firearm in the area last (Monday) night and then concealed it in […]

Callaway Manhunt

One person is in custody after a manhunt this morning near Kingdom City. According to the Callaway County Sheriff’s Department, deputies responded to the 6700 block of Old Highway 40, just east of Kingdom City after a person was witnessed attempting to break into a business structure around 7:20 this morning. As they deputies approached, […]

Multiple Burglaries North of Columbia Being Investigated

Several burglaries this month north of Columbia are being investigated by the Boone County Sheriff’s Department. Detective Tom O’ Sullivan says the burglaries all are taking place during the daytime when people are gone at work. The Sheriff’s department is encouraging people living in the area to report suspicious activities, by calling 911.

Mexico Man Arrest for Burglary of a Business

A Mexico man is taken to the Audrain County Jail after an arrest by Public Safety on Saturday in connection to a burglary of a business. According to the department 21 year old Matthew B. Beauchamp broke into a business at 2000 Lakeview during the overnight hours. Charges include 2nd degree burglary, possession of drug […]

2 Car Accident in Callaway County

A Fulton man has moderate injuries after a 2 car accident in Callaway County yesterday (Sunday) afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports it happened around 3 o’clock on Route H east of County Road 305. 23 year old Agustus R. Zeugin turned into the path of a car driving by 61 year old Dennis […]

2 Shootings in North Columbia

2 shootings in North Columbia last (Sunday) night are being investigated by police. According to the department the first shooting was between 2 cars in the area exchanging gun fire. Police say the incident then spilled over to 2000 Dickinson Court where 2 houses, where struck by bullets causing property damage. Apparently 1 family was […]

Plane Crash in Callaway County

A mechanical failure causes an airplane to crash in Callaway County on Saturday morning. According to the Callaway County Sheriff’s Department it happened at 6000 State Road O east of Fulton just before 10 am. The airplane was enroute to Elton Hensley Memorial Airport in Fulton when the pilot experienced mechanical failure and tried to […]