KXEO Sports Report for 3/30/18

Mexico Varsity and Junior Varsity faced off against Boonville in a conference golf match up yesterday (Thursday): Boonville-166 Mexico- 210 Boonville JV- 210 Mexico JV- 241 Varsity: Chris Dubbert- 49 Tyler Spargo- 52 Gage Gilmore- 53 Mason Carver- 56 Dylan Epperson- 64 JV: David Koons- 51 Quinn Leverett- 62 Jackson Unger- 63 Tyler Quinlan- 65 […]

Greitens Buys $50,000 Radio Ad

Governor Eric Greitens is spending around 50 thousand dollars on a statewide radio ad as he goes on the offensive after a grand jury indicted him on invasion of privacy. The purpose of the ad is to make his case for staying in office despite the criminal charge. Greitens has acknowledged having an extramarital affair, […]

Father Tolton One Step Closer To Sainthood

A local priest is now one step closer to sainthood. Father Augustus Tolton has advanced in his canonization from being classified as “Servant of God” to “Blessed.” The Congregation of Causes of Saints signed off this month that Father Tolton had lived a life of heroic Christian virtues. August Tolton was born in Monroe County […]

The Audrain County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating a man wanted for domestic assault. 33 year old Quaid Myles Carlson is wanted on a warrant. The sheriff’s office reminds citizens wanted criminals can be dangerous, and to never attempt to apprehend a fugitive. Anyone with information regarding Carlson’s whereabouts should contact the […]

Soybeans Knock Off Corn As Most Planted Crop

For the first time in around 35 years, farmers will be planting more soybeans than corn. The U.S. Department of Agriculture released their annual prospective planting report today [Thursday] saying an estimated 89 million acres of soybeans will be planted versus 88 million of corn. The primary reason for the change is profitability. Corn costs […]

Man Arrested For Child Porn

A Columbia man has been arrested today on suspicion of one count of possession of child pornography. [Thursday] the investigation began after the University of Missouri Police Department investigated 21 year old Jacob Vanderline for an incident on campus, during which a phone was collected and examined as evidence. During a search of the device […]

Cards Fall In Opening Day, Sign Closer Holland

It was a rough opening day for the St. Louis Cardinals as they fell to the New York Mets 9 to 4. Starting pitcher Carlos Martinez couldn’t find his control this afternoon, walking 6 Mets and allowing 4 hits. Homeruns off the bats of Yadier Molina and Jose Martinez were not enough to stop New […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 3/29/18

Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Wednesday): Stealing or theft calls at 803 East Jackson, 101 North Western, 802 North Craig, and 620 East Monroe. A intoxicated person driving at 828 West Monroe.   A two car accident on Clark and Breckenridge yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon with no injuries. According to Mexico Public […]

President Obama To Help Senator Claire McCaskill in Beverly Hills Fundraiser

Former Commander in Chief Barack Obama will be helping Missouri Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill with a fundraiser in Beverly Hills. The fundraiser will help with McCaskill’s reelection campaign and will take place in May. President Donald Trump attended a Missouri fundraiser for top Republican Challenger to McCaskill’s seat, Attorney General Josh Hawley earlier this month.