New Butter Making Facility In Wellsville

Jess Schlanker is the owner of the Holistic Hog in Wellsville. She has recently been certified as one of only four in the state to make butter. Jess joined AM 1340 KXEO and the AM I Awake Morning Show with Matt Pilger to talk about how she started the business.

Mexico Football Opens Season With Loss To Southern Boone

The Mexico Bulldogs dropped the season opener of high school football to the Southern Boone Eagles 20-0. Bulldogs running back Dante Billups carried the ball 15 times for 62 yards and averaged 4.13 yards per carry. Ty Prince carried the ball for 24 yards and had 13 yards through the air. Mexico will face the […]

Poplar Bluff Man Arrested In Callaway County

A Poplar Bluff man is charged in Callaway County after deputies recovered a vehicle stolen from Carter County. Thirty one year old Cody Jackson is being held without bond on the charges of tampering with a motor vehicle and driving while suspended. He was further charged with a misdemeanor assault offense. Jackson’s arrest is the […]

Task Force One Deployed To Florida

The Boone County Fire Protection District announced today [Friday] Missouri Task Force One has been activated for deployment to Florida ahead of Hurricane Dorian. Missouri Task Force One will deploy as a Type III force of 45 personnel with an emphasis on water rescue capabilities. The current destination of the crew is Naval Air Station […]

Bond Reduction Hearings Set For Two Accused Of Child Sex Crimes

Bond reduction hearings have been set for two men accused of having sexual relations with a 13 year old girl resulting in a pregnancy. According to court records, Gerald Walker Jr. of Laddonia requested a bond reduction hearing be continued so his attorney may be present and represent him. His hearing will be September 3 […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 8/30/19

ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 38 year old Richard Mathews on Wednesday, August 28th for 4th degree assault. 44 year old Crystal R. Jones arrested this (Friday) morning on a parole and probation warrant. CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Thursday). A suspicious vehicle […]

KXEO Sports Report For 8/30/19

The Kansas City Chiefs fell to the Green Bay Packers 27-20 last (Thursday). Both teams wrapped up the preseason at Lambeau Field. Rookie quarterback Kyle Shurmur started for the Chiefs and went on to complete 14-20 passes for 143 yards and a touchdown. Fellow quarterback Chase Litton took over in the second half for Kansas […]

Friday Night Lights Returns For Week One Of High School Football

The Mexico Bulldogs kick off the season opener of high school football tonight (Friday) at home against the Southern Boone Eagles. Head Coach Steve Haag enters his 6th season at the helm with an overall record of 40-17. This is a rematch of week one from last year (2018) where Southern Boone hosted Mexico and […]

Montgomery County Crews Assist Horse In Distress

Deputies in Montgomery County were instrumental in helping a horse in distress this morning. [Thursday] According the Sheriff’s office, deputies were dispatched to the New Florence area when the horse became hung up inside a trailer. Deputies learned the horse had somehow straddled a divider and was stuck. Through the teamwork of deputies, New Florence […]