Student Caught with Handgun on Columbia Middle School Bus

School officials in Columbia are confirming that a student had a gun on a school bus yesterday (Monday). According to reports it happened yesterday (Monday) on Smithton Middle School bus 232 when a student alerted the driver that another students had a gun, the driver stopped the bus, took the gun away, and called police. […]

Columbia Fatality Accident

A 58 year old Columbia woman is dead after a vehicle crashes into a bridge support in the 4600 block of I-70 Drive Southeast early this (Tuesday) morning. According to the Columbia Police Department it happened just before 1 am. Police say the driver of the vehicle left the scene of the accident on foot. […]

Mexico School Board Filing will Open in December

Filing for two positions on the Mexico School Board will open up on December 12th at 8 am. Qualified persons interested in running for a position on the school board will be on the ballot during the April 3rd election. People can file at Central Board Office on 2101 Lakeview Road Monday through Friday form […]

President Trump to Visit St. Charles on Wednesday

President Donald Trump will be in St. Charles on Wednesday to give a tax-reform speech. The White House confirmed today (Monday) the president will be in St. Charles however the details of the time and location of the speech are still being worked out.

Record Sales Online over Thanksgiving Holiday

U.S. retailers are reporting that online sales on Black Friday and Thanksgiving took in a record 7.9 billion dollars this year. This is up 17.9 percent from last year according to Adobe Analytics, which complies sales information at the largest 100 U.S. web retailers. It is estimated that 6.6. billion in internet sales will be […]

New Bloomfield Teen Moderately Injured in Car Accident

A New Bloomfield teen has moderate injuries after a one car accident in Callaway County last (Sunday) night. According to the Highway Patrol it happened just before 8pm on U.S. 54 Eastbound 1 mile west of Route AE/TT when 16 year old Alyssa B. Wills tried to avoid an animal in the roadway, then lost […]

Pedestrian Hit by Vehicle in Columbia Investigation Ongoing

An investigation is underway by Columbia Police involving a collision between a car and a pedestrian. It happened around 2 yesterday (Sunday) afternoon at the intersection of Rock Quarry Road and Grindstone Parkway. According to reports the pedestrian was taken to a hospital and was conscious, however an identity has not yet been released.

Missing Jefferson City Teens Back at Home with Family

The two teens reported missing from Jefferson City are both back in Jefferson City with family as of yesterday (Sunday). The Jefferson City Police Department reports no other specific information regarding Lilly Gore and Zach Johnson are available as of yet.

Callaway Drug Arrest

A Fulton man is facing numerous charges after a drug arrest in Callaway County early yesterday morning. [Friday] The Callaway County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy was patrolling on Jade Road and stopped a vehicle in which one of the occupants was 18 year old Justin Atterberry. He was found to be in possession of […]

Vandalia Train Crash

A Vandalia Resident sustained moderate injuries after a vehicle was struck by a train just after 5:00 yesterday morning. [Wednesday] According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 26 year old Hannah Landers was driving on Audrain County Road 577 at Highway 54 when he failed to see a train at a railroad crossing. The crossing […]