Highway Patrol Increases Enforcement For Holiday Weekend

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is increasing enforcement for Labor Day Weekend on the roads and water. The holiday counting period begins at 6:00, and will end at 11:59 PM on Monday. The Patrol reports troopers will be enforcing the speed limit, seat belt usage and impaired driving laws. During the Labor Day holiday last […]

Emergency Plane Landing Ends In Arrest of Fugitive

A wanted man that had been on the run for 8 years was arrested after making an emergency plane landing in Cole County on August 13. According to the Camden County Sheriff’s Office,the man identified himself to authorities as Scott Star, a resident of Camden County. Further investigation revealed his real name was Graham S. […]

Mexico Native Missing In Arizona

A Mexico native has been missing for just over a month from Arizona. 34 year old Arthur Gustafson was last seen on July 27 in Phoenix, Arizona. Gustafson’s sister Dierdre Mason said police have pinged his phone and the last time it was used was on July 29, in the area of Wickenburg, Arizona and […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 8/31/18

Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Thursday): A civil dispute at 1501 West Street. Trespassing at 503 West Monroe. Vandalism at Lakeview Park. Harassment at the corner of North Clark and Jefferson.

KXEO Sports Report for 8/31/18

The Mexico Bulldogs kick off week 2 of the high school football season on the road vs. the California Pintos tonight (Friday). The Bulldogs will look to rebound after a week 1 defeat to the Southern Boone Eagles. The game will be carried live on AM 1340 KXEO starting with a pre-game show at 6:30 […]

Police Look For Suspect In Thefts From Cars In School Parking Lot

The Pike County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help identifying and locating a woman suspected of stealing from cars in the Bowling Green R-1 School parking lot. Authorities posted the suspect’s picture on social media asking for a name. Anyone with information is asked to ontact the Pike County Sheriff’s Office.

Montgomery County Sheriff Warns About Weed Wax

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public about a potent and potentially dangerous substance after an arrest on Tuesday. The department says Marijuana Wax Oil, sometimes called “Weed Wax” or “Butane Hash Oil” is a sticky, syrup like substance that is robust enough to hold it’s form on a flat surface after it’s […]

Fulton Search Warrant Leads To Arrest

The Callaway County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant in the 500 block of East 10th Street, near the Fulton Middle School yesterday. [Wednesday] The search warrant revealed heroin. The warrant had been a part of an ongoing investigation. Thirty year old Reginald Wainwright was taken into custody for possession of a controlled substance and […]

Spartan Groundbreaking Scheduled

Spartan Light Metal Products will be breaking ground on its new die cast manufacturing facility in Mexico next week on Wednesday, September 5th. It will be a 135,000 square foot manufacturing facility with plans to create 100 new jobs over the next five years. The groundbreaking takes place at 2201 Jubel Drive in Mexico and […]