KXEO Sports Report For 7/30/19

The St. Louis Cardinals President of Baseball Operations John Mozeliak is providing an update on several players. Mozeliak says center fielder Harrision Bader is being optioned to Class AAA Memphis. Bader who is in an 8-78 tailspin has seen his average plummet to .195. Catcher Yadier Molina, who has been out since the All-Star break […]

Woman Charged With Animal Abuse After Incident At A Mexico Pet Store

A woman in Audrain County is being charged with animal abuse after an incident at a Mexico pet store. According to court records Taylor Stout is being charged after an incident on July 8th, at Downtown Pet Stop. The probable cause statement says the business owner, Nancy Buck called authorities after being told by a […]

Jefferson City Schools Fire Ferry

The Jefferson City School District Board of Education has decided to fire Tammy Ferry, a woman accused of transferring files with sensitive and private student data to a personal Google Drive account without authorization. In its final decision the school board found the “disclosure of the District’s files containing confidential student information to her personal […]

Cause Of Fire At Columbia Hospital Under Investigation

A small fire in an equipment room on the roof of Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Columbia today is what prompted evacuations of the top floors. [Monday] Crews were dispatched at 10:40 this morning after on-site staff discovered smoke in an elevator and stairwell. Due to the size of the building and that it is […]

Reporting Rule Change For Legionnaire Disease

Missouri health officials are shortening the time health providers have to report evidence of Legionnaires’ Disease. The emergency rule change is meant to help the state act more aggressively in stopping the spread of the illness. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the number of cases of Legionnaires’ climbed 500 percent between […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 7/29/19

CAR ACCIDENTS: Damage reported to a stop sign at Holt on Martin Luther King on Friday, July 26th. According to the accident report from Mexico Public Safety it happened around 9:13 Friday night when an unknown vehicle was traveling south and hit the stop sign. A 2 car accident reported on Clark at Robinson Saturday […]

Patching Work Planned In Audrain County This Week

The Missouri Department of Transportation will be doing some patching work over the next several days in Audrain County. Starting today (Monday) Audrain County Route C will be reduced to one lane traffic from Route CC to Missouri Route 151. It is expected to be finished by tomorrow (Tuesday). Also starting today (Monday) Audrain County […]

FFA Expo Ongoing In Mexico

The sixth annual Northeast District FFA Expo is going on today and tomorrow at the Audrain County 4-H Fairgrounds in Mexico. Josh Bondy, Paris FFA Advisor, talks about the expo. The Northeast District is comprised of FFA chapters north of Interstate 70 and east of Highway 65. This year has roughly 120 participants from more […]

KXEO Sports Report For 7/29/19

A first place finish for a Mexico boys age eleven and under baseball team at the Show-Me State games in Columbia over the weekend. The Brick City Boys  had never played together before the weekend and had only  been practicing for a few weeks. They defeated the Dixon Bulldogs in the championship game yesterday (Sunday) […]