Eastern Family YMCA In Vandalia With A Newly Finished Kitchen

The Eastern Family YMCA in Vandalia is progressing after opening its door in February. Branch Director Debbie Hopke says they have had the kitchen finished with equipment donated from a Van-Far graduate. Hopke says the Vandalia YMCA has had visitors from around the state as well as Indiana, Colorado and a special visit by U.S. […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 7/31/19

CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Tuesday): Three separate calls for a fight in progress at North Olive, West Monroe, and at South Trinity. An intoxicated person walking at the city square. A stealing or theft on North Olive. A scam reported at Sunset Lane and at […]

KXEO Sports Report For 7/31/19

The St. Louis Cardinals are perched atop the National League Central Division in sole possession of first place after defeating the Chicago Cubs 2-1 last (Tuesday) night at Busch Stadium. Paul Goldschmidt hit a go-ahead home run in the bottom of the sixth inning. Goldy hit his team leading 25th homer of the year and […]

Two Teens Arrested For Drugs In Callaway County

Two 18 year-old subjects were arrested after a criminal investigation on Callaway County Road 4044 uncovered meth, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and a gun. The Callaway County Sheriff’s Office reports Sierra Poire of Jefferson City and Issac Snider of Holts Summit were taken into custody. Poire is charged with delivery of a controlled substance, possession of […]

Missouri Representative Dies

A Missouri House Representative has died four months after a car crash that left her with serious injuries. Rebecca Roeber was injured in a crash in Morgan County on March 25. She broke 18 bones in the accident, but had since announced her bid for re-election. Roeber spent five years in the House and was […]

Three Arrested For Crimes Against Children

A search warrant executed near the intersection of Kehoe and Kennedy in Moberly led to the arrested of three people for crimes involving a child. The Moberly Police Department reports they arrested 56 year-old Steven Sartain. He is charged with 2 counts of third degree child molestation involving a child under 14 years of age. […]

Mexico Man Charged In Animal Abuse Case

A Mexico man is charged with animal abuse by torture or mutilation while the animal is alive. According to a probable cause statement, on July 17 the owner of Downtown Pet Stop in Mexico contacted Audrain County Sheriff Matt Oller about surveillance video taken on July 8. In the video, Sheriff Oller observed James Johns […]

Centralia Public Library A Passport Acceptance Facility

The Centralia Public Library is offering a new service. Director Amy Hopkins says her staff recently went through extensive training and they are now a passport acceptance facility. Hopkins says you can fill out the paperwork online and then bring your birth certificate and several other required documents to the library and have your photo […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 7/30/19

ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 38 year old Richard L. Mathews yesterday (Monday) for Fourth Degree Assault. 24 year old Zachary D. Branch arrested yesterday (Monday) on a Callaway County Warrant. Public Safety arrested 53 year old Lemuel F. Holmes yesterday (Monday) on a Montgomery County Warrant. CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public […]