Fulton Police Asking For Help In Identifying Fraud Suspect

The Fulton Police Department is currently investigating several frauds at different business’ in the City of Fulton where counterfeit $100.00 bills were passed. These transactions were all done in the early part of October 2018. We are asking for the community’s assistance in trying to identify the suspect. Anyone who has information is encouraged to […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 10/23/18

Mexico Public Safety reports responding to the following calls yesterday (Monday): Threats at 828 West Monroe. A stealing or theft at 514 East Seminary, 1726 East Liberty, and at 700 West Jackson. An intoxicated person walking at 4820 South Clark.

KXEO Sport Report for 10/23/18

Former Mizzou wrestler and Columbia native J’Den Cox is a gold medalist again. He won the gold medal at the 2018 World Wrestling Championships in Budapest, Hungary yesterday. [Monday] Cox is a three time national champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist. The St. Louis Blues lost to the Winnipeg Jets 5-4 in overtime last (Monday) […]

Mexico City Council

The Mexico City Council met Monday night and approved funding to help offset the costs of the Mexico Senior Nutrition Center and agreed on an employee insurance company for the upcoming year. The council had previously budgeted $14 thousand dollars to help offset operational, nutritional and services cost for the Mexico Senior Center.  Director of […]

University Awarded Grants For Medical Breakthroughs

The University of Missouri’s Coulter Translational Partnership awarded three grants totaling $302 thousand dollars today [Monday] to help promising medical discoveries make the transition from laboratory research to commercial investment and direct patient care. The funds will be used for development of a technology to improve upon heart magnetic resonance imaging techniques, to develop a […]

One Injured In Motorcycle Crash

A Fulton man is in serious condition after being ejected from his motorcycle at around 5:20 yesterday [Sunday] afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 36 year old Paul DeMarco was riding on Route F when he crossed the center line and traveled off the left side of the road and overturned. He was taken […]

School Bus Safety Week Kicks Off

Schools around the state are participating in Bus Safety Week. Mexico Public Schools Transportation Director Curt Jackson says students will be conducting evacuation drills and being reminded about bus etiquette. National Bus Safety Week runs until Friday. Last year there were 869 crashes involving school buses statewide. Out of those crashes, 5 were killed and […]

Bowling Green Man Now Serving On U.S. Navy Missile Destroyer

A graduate of the Clopton High School is now serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mason. Bowling Green, Missouri native,and Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Matthew Firkus is a fire control man aboard the warship, based in Norfolk, Virginia. Firkus credits success in the Navy to many of the lessons learned […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 10/22/18

ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of the following people: 26 year old Scott E. Donaldson arrested Friday, October 19th for Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 22 year old Deyon D. Fisher arrested yesterday (Sunday) on an Audrain County Warrant. 46 year old Pracillia C. Johnson arrested yesterday (Sunday) […]

Sedalia Man Dies In Cole County Accident

A Sedalia man is dead after an accident in Cole County on Saturday night. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened when 21 year old Darius Patterson of Jefferson City tried to cross Highway 50 westbound at Lookout Trail and pulled out in front of 49 year old Michael Poindexter of Sedalia causing him […]