Mexico City Council

At the Mexico City Council work session, the board hear from Rebecca Crowder, co-owner and president of the Austin Peters Group that was contracted to do a compensation study for the city. The findings showed that Mexico was at the 40th percentile of the market, with hourly employees 4.6% behind the median for similar communities […]

Two Injured In Randolph County Crash

Two people were injured in a single vehicle crash this morning [Tuesday] 2 miles southeast of Renick. According to the crash report, the vehicle, driven by 23 year old Juan Hernandez of Little Rock, Arkansas, traveled off the left side of the road, overcorrected and crossed the roadway again before overturning. Hernandez sustained moderate injuries. […]

Jefferson City Woman Drives Car Into Crown of Pedestrians In Lake Ozark

A Jefferson City woman was arrested after she allegedly drove a car recklessly through a crowd of pedestrians in the area of Sweet William Road in Lake Ozark. According to the Camden County Sheriff’s Office, 38 year old Lindsay Rush was visibly impaired when she failed to obey orders from officers to stop the vehicle. […]

Missouri Governor Resigns, Lawmakers React

Missouri Governor Eric Greitens issued his formal resignation in a press conference this afternoon. Greitens announced he will be stepping down from the position effective Friday, June 1st, at 5:00. Greitens will be the first Missouri Governor to step away from his post. Lieutienent Governor, Mike Parson will serve the remainder of Greitens term. Greitens […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 5/29/18

Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 36 year old Teron A. Belcher on Saturday, May 26th for Second Degree Robbery. 29 year old O’Bryan L. Blackwell was arrested on Sunday, May 27th for a city warrant. Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls over the Memorial Day Weekend starting on Friday, May 25th: […]

Mexico Man Arrested For Second Degree Burglary

A Mexico man is facing charges of Second Degree Robbery after an arrest Saturday night where he allegedly punched another man and took his money and other things. According to Mexico Public Safety it happened just before 2:30 Saturday morning in the 600 block of Wade Street. Police say the victim was a 55 year […]

Centralia Recreational Center Being Renamed

The Centralia Recreational Center is getting ready to be renamed. Richard Dickerson Centralia Park Board Member says it will become known as the Enlow Recreational Center. Work placing the lettering on the building has already begun and is expected to be completed by the end of the summer.

Nine Fatalities During Traffic Accidents Over Memorial Day Weekend

Nine people died in traffic crashes over the Memorial Day Weekend. The Missouri Highway Patrol report last year 9 people died during the same counting period. The counting period started on Friday, May 25th and concluded last (Monday) night at 11:59. Of the fatalities 3 happened in the Lee’s Summit area and 3 in Weldon […]

Miss Missouri Outstanding Teen Contestants Come to Mexico in June

There will be 27 Miss Missouri Outstanding Teen contestants coming to Mexico competing for the crown the week of June 11th. Pageant week kicks off with an official brunch at the Mexico Elks Lodge. Then Tuesday, June 11th the interview portion of the competition will go through Thursday morning. Teen finals are Friday night where […]