McMillan Elementary Fire Alarm Due to HVAC Mechanical Failure

A mechanical failure on an HVAC unit is to blame for a fire alarm going off at the McMillan Elementary School this (Tuesday) morning. Public Safety responded to the school around 6:30 this (Tuesday) morning. The school district staff have repaired the equipment and heat has been restored to the building.

Jefferson City Vehicles Vandalized Over Past Several Days

The Jefferson City Police Department is seeing an increase of property damage to vehicles over the past several days. According to the department since Saturday over 15 vehicles had broken windows. Most of the damage is reportedly around the same neighborhoods. An investigation into the crimes is continuing.

Sex Offenders Checked for Halloween Compliance by Cole County Deputies

Cole County Deputies will be traveling throughout Jefferson City and Cole County tonight (Tuesday), to verify registered sex offenders are complying with Halloween Restrictions. Missouri Law requires offenders to avoid all Halloween related contact with children and remain inside their homes between the hours of 5pm and 10:30, unless required to be elsewhere for just […]

Mexico Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison on Forgery Charges

A Callaway County judge sentences a Mexico man to four years in prison on forgery charges. According to court documents 34 year old Michael Waters plead guilty in a Callaway County court this past week to using counterfeit currency this past July at a Kingdom City restaurant. Waters also pleaded guilty to felony stealing in […]

Mexico Senior Center Hosting Halloween Costume and Trivia Contest

The Mexico Senior Center will be hosting a Halloween Costume Party tomorrow (Tuesday). Prizes will be given in three categories including most creative, most funny and most scary. The 3 judges will be Bob Herrin President of the Mexico Senior Board, Lois Brace Executive and Artistic Director of the Presser Performing Arts Center, and Funeral […]

Boone County Drug Take Back Results

The Prescription Drug Take Back event in Boone County held over the weekend resulted in the largest collection of unwanted or no longer needed medications since the event began in 2010. Seven different sites spread through out Boone County took in 971.8 pounds on Friday and Saturday. All medications collected will be turned over to […]

Mexico Teen Hit by Car

A Mexico teen is recovering from injuries after being by a car last (Sunday) night. According to Mexico Public Safety it just before 6:20 last (Sunday) night in the area of Monroe and Western when a 14 year old female was crossing the street and ran into a 2008 Hyundai driven by 30 year old […]