A two car accident with no injuries is being reported on Fairground at Lakeview yesterday (Wednesday). According to the accident report 17 year old Kylee Ward was stopped at the stop sign when she was rear ended by a car driven by 29 year old Megan Norman of Mexico.
Mexico Public Safety reports the following arrests: 38 year old Jamie L. Davis was arrested yesterday (Wednesday) for DWI, and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. 33 year old Jeffrey A. Singleton was arrested today (Thursday) for Third Degree Domestic Assault, Resisting Arrest, and Stealing. Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Thursday): […]
Many people are getting ready to file their taxes for 2017. And there are some commonly asked questions about how the new tax law will effect them. Tax professional Gail Woolridge who is the Office Manager of the H and R Block Office in Mexico says most of the questions she gets is related to […]
At tonight’s Mexico Board Of Education meeting the board approved the calendar for the 2018-2019 school calendar. The first day of the school year will be August 15, with graduation being May 13. The board recognized 2 employees retiring from the district. Pam Miller shared her love of science with students becoming known as Mrs. […]
Mexico Public Safety is investigating a car fire that occurred just after midnight Saturday. Major Brice Mesko confirmed today [Tuesday] the fire is suspicious in nature. According to MPSD, crews responded to the 1200 block of West Liberty. The 2004 BMW was completely destroyed. It had been parked and unattended behind a storage building at […]
Distracted driving remains one of the biggest issues the Missouri Highway Patrol sees on the road. Colonel Sandra Karsten Superintendent of the highway patrol says texting and driving is becoming a common thing. n-1-16-18-1 In 2017 the Missouri Highway Patrol responded to 927 fatal crashes.
Health Officials across the state are reminding people to be aware about the rise of the flu across Missouri. Sandra Hewlett Administrator of the Audrain County Health Department says Central Missouri is seeing three times the amount of Influenza A, they normally do. Hewlett reports in Audrain County in October there were only 2 cases […]
The deadline for candidate filing for the April ballot is today (Tuesday). As of the time of this story on the City Council two people have filed. Mayor Chris B. Miller has re-filed for his seat, also filing is Vicki Briggs. Ron Loesch has stated that he will not re-file. For School board two positions […]
A stop sign is damaged after a hit and run accident at Curtis and North Kentucky. Mexico Public Safety reports that it happened Saturday morning around 12:15 when a dark blue Chevy Passenger Car slid on a snow covered road. Another accident happened yesterday (Monday) in the when a car driven by 52 year […]
Major damage is being reported to a vehicle after accident on Highway 54 at the Long Branch Bridge in Mexico. According to the accident report it happened Saturday evening when 27 year old Samantha L. Jensen was attempting to pass another car along the bridge, lost control on the ice and hit the guardrail. Jensen […]