Mexico Public Safety Report for 8/30/18

Arrests: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 22 year old Jeremiah E. Gravitt yesterday (Wednesday) on an Audrain County Warrant. Public Safety arrested 53 year old Keith R. Johnson this (Thursday) morning for Failure To Appear in Court on a Callaway County Warrant. Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Wednesday): Threats […]

Columbia Landmark Bank Robbery Suspect Identified

The identity of the person suspected in the robbery of the Landmark Bank in Columbia yesterday (Wednesday) morning is now being released. Police arrested 39 year old Novah Lenane Shelton for Felony Stealing. Shelton was arrested immediately following the incident yesterday (Wednesday) morning at 11 in the area of the bank at 3100 Paris Road. […]

Fulton Board of Education Sets Operating Tax Rate

The operating tax rate for Fulton Schools is going up this year. The Fulton Board of Education set the rate at $4.0083 which will result in the average property owner in Fulton paying around nine hundred dollars this year, compared to an average of 775.00 dollars last year. Fulton Schools Superintendent Dr. Jacque Cowherd says […]

Number of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Increase in Mid Missouri

An increase in the number of sexually transmitted diseases is being reported for Mid Missouri. According to a report released yesterday (Tuesday) by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2.3 million cases, of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia were diagnosed in 2017. The numbers are steadily rising over the past 5 years. According to a […]

KXEO Sports Report for 8/30/18

The St. Louis Cardinals shutout by the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-0 at Busch Stadium last (Wednesday) night. The Redbirds were held to five hits and shut out for the first time under new manager Mike Shildt. Matt Carpenter had to the leave the game in the fourth inning with an attack of nausea. St. Louis remains […]

Columbia Police Ask For Help Finding Suspect In Homicide

Court documents allege a drug deal gone wrong led to a fatal shooting on Sylvan Drive in Columbia on Monday. Yesterday [Tuesday] Columbia Police arrested 41 year old Daria Littleton of Columbia on suspicion of second degree murder, and investigators are searching for 27 year old Anthony Neill of St. Louis on a warrant. Littleton […]

Two MoTF1 Members Headed Home

Two members of Missouri Task Force One are headed home after being deployed to Hawaii. The Boone County Fire Protection District reports they have been demobilized. A third member of the task force, a structures specialist, will remain in Hawaii.

Coast Guard Finds Possible Negligence In Fatal Duck Boat Sinking

Federal Prosecutors said in court filings that the U.S. Coast Guard found probable cause that the captain of a duck boat that sank killing 17 people in Branson committed misconduct, negligence or was inattentive to his duties. In motions filed today, prosecutors asked the federal court based in Kansas City to delay the discovery process […]