District Champions Crowned In High School Football Playoffs

The District Champions are now crowned in high school football after a host of games last (Friday) night. South Callaway moving on after defeating Brentwood 35-20. The Hallsville Indians are District Champions after upending Christian O’Fallon 40-27. Blair Oaks continues to dominate beating Buffalo 35-7. The Mexico Bulldogs lose to Lutheran St. Charles 42-14. The […]

Mexico Man With Moderate Injuries In Audrain County Accident

A Mexico man is recovering from moderate injuries after an accident in Audrain County this (Saturday) morning. According to the highway patrol it happened just after midnight on Route J north of Bean Creek. 26 year old Devin C. Middleton went off the road and hit several trees. He was taken by ambulance to SSM […]

Mexico City Council, Board Of Education To Discuss Candidate Filing

The Mexico City Council and the Mexico Board of Education will be discussing candidate filing dates at their meetings next week. City Council will have two seats to be filled in the 2020 general election. Mayor Ayanna Shivers and Council Member Steve Nichols have terms ending in April. For the Board of Education, Board President […]

Hunters Asked To Keep Eye Out For Evidence Related To Missing Woman

Columbia Police are asking for the public’s help in locating evidence related to missing person Mengqi Ji Elledge. Landowners and hunters in rural areas in Boone, Audrain, Callaway, Cole, Moniteau, Cooper, Howard and Randolph Counties are asked to remain vigilant. Police ask that anyone that sees or finds anything suspicious to contact authorities. Detectives have […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 11/15/19

CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Thursday): A suspicious vehicle on Quantico Road. A scam on North Coal. A fight in progress on Mars. A stealing or theft at 4820 South Clark. Shots fired reported on North Jeffries towards North Coal. CAR ACCIDENTS: A 2 car accident […]

KXEO Sports Report For 11/15/19

The Mexico Bulldogs are on the road in as the underdog again tonight when they go for a Class 3 District 4 Championship against Lutheran St. Charles. The 5th seeded Bulldogs have beaten higher seeds in the bracket the last 2 weeks. They took out the 4th seed Wright City 40-6 in week one. They […]

MU Building Facing Demolition

University of Missouri officials announced today [Thursday] that Pickard Hall, one of the original buildings on the quadrangle, will be demolished due to lingering and unacceptable levels of radioactivity. According to University officials, a professor conducted experiments involving radium in the early 1900s in the hall. The experiments continued for around 20 years in the […]

Parson Tours Site Of Bridge Project In Callaway County

Governor Mike Parson toured an upcoming bridge project in Callaway County this afternoon. [Thursday] According to the Missouri Department of Transportation, the bridge on Route D over Interstate 70 is 56 years old and beyond repair. The project will cost more than $1.5 million to replace. The bridge is part of Parson’s “Focus on Bridges” […]