Small Grass Fire Set In Ongoing Property Dispute In Mexico

A small grass fire set in Mexico last (Thursday) night as the result of an ongoing property dispute. Officers went to the 400 block of Maple Street. According to Mexico Public Safety the fire was lit at the base of a partially dead tree as part of an ongoing dispute between 2 people who both […]

Licking Basketball Camp Ongoing In Mexico

Summer basketball is in full swing in Mexico with the Licking Camp that started yesterday (Thursday). The camp has teams competing at four locations in Mexico, including the high school, middle school, Hawthorne Elementary, and the YMCA. A single elimination tournament began yesterday (Thursday). Along with Mexico, other schools taking part in the camp include […]

Mexico Woman With Minor Injuries In Montgomery County Accident

A Mexico woman is recovering from minor injuries after  losing control of her vehicle, going off the road and hitting a ditch in Montgomery County yesterday (Thursday) morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol it happened just before 8:30 on I-70 Westbound, west of the 177 mile marker. 63 year old Francine M. Muckerman […]

KXEO Sports Report For 6/28/19

Mizzou Athletics student-athletes Sophie Cunningham from basketball and Gabi Jacobs representing track and field are nominated for the 2019 NCAA Woman of the Year Award. The duo are among a record 585 student athletes nominated across all three divisions of the NCAA. Cunningham closed her collegiate career as Mizzou’s all-time leading scoring leader. Jacobs earned […]

Marshals Warn Of Phone Scam

The U.S. Marshals in the Western District of Missouri are alerting the public of an impostor phone scam where the perpetrators are spoofing official phone numbers to trick people into sending money. The tactic involves scammers using technology to modify what appears on the victim’s caller I.D. The Marshals are urging people to report these […]

Ashland Man Arrested For Rape And Sodomy

An Ashland man was arrested yesterday [Wednesday] on suspicion of having a sexual relationship with a 13 year old girl. According to the Boone County Sheriff’s Office, a Cyber Crimes Task Force Investigator assisted the Department of Children Services with a welfare check of the girl at her home. Forty five year old Christopher Fisher […]

Mexico Man Sentenced To Seven Years For Child Abuse

A Mexico man will spend 7 years in prison after pleading guilty to abuse of a child and endangering the welfare of child this morning. [Thursday] Audrain County Prosecutor Jacob Shellabarger says 26-year-old Dylan Applebee repeatedly struck a child with a bar of soap held in a pillowcase in June of 2018. The action caused […]

Jefferson City Levee Breaks

The Jefferson City Police Department is asking people to avoid North Jefferson City after a levee broke at around 3:00 this afternoon. [Thursday] The department says the Turkey Creek levee broke. A temporary repair to a breach in the levee’s western section failed and crews are working to fix it. Police say the breach currently […]