The Centralia Police Department arrested 4 people yesterday for drug charges. [Friday] According to the department, officers were called to the intersection of Highway 22 and Allen Street for suspicious activity. During the course of the investigation, police found packaged Methamphetamine, hypodermic needles, and tools consistent with unlawful entry into locked vehicles. 30 year old […]
In local sports: The Mexico Bulldog Baseball team fell in their season opener to Mansfield last night 14 to 2. The Bulldogs will get a second and third chance today when they take on Marshfield at 11:00 and then Excelsior Springs at 1:15.
A ribbon cutting was held at Pure Skin Body and Wellness in Mexico today. The owner, Leah Mayes and her employee Kaitlyn Qualls opened the business on February 21. Mayes said she grew up in Martinsburg so this area is very important to her and she wants to do a great job for the community.
A Jefferson City broadcaster will be inducted into the Missouri Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame in June. Bob Priddy is a historian, author and broadcast journalist. Priddy worked for Missourinet from it’s beginning in 1974 until his retirement in 2014. He has written 5 books, and is currently working on 2 more with ties to […]
Bayer is issuing a recall on some Alka-Seltzer Plus packages. The recall includes boxes sold at Wal-Mart, CVS, Walgreens and Kroger after February 9. The recalled items can identified by checking the Bayer logo located on the lower left corner on the front of the carton. If the logo has an orange or green background […]
The St. Louis Cardinals split a double header today. The Cardinals took down the Miami Marlins 4 to 2 after an outstanding performance by catcher Yadier Molina. Molina finished 9 innings in the match up with a single, a double and 2 homeruns, driving in 3 runs. The Cardinals lost to the Washington Nationals 4 […]
Motorists can expect to see extra law enforcement on the roadways this weekend. The Columbia Police Department along with the Highway Patrol, and several other law enforcement agencies will partnering to crackdown on impaired driving. The crackdown started yesterday (Thursday) and will run through Sunday. The event is being funded through a grant from the […]
An Union Missouri man is facing forgery charges after an arrest in Mexico, Missouri yesterday (Thursday). According to Mexico Public Safety 46 year old Edward R. Smith was arrested after an alert employee said he came into their business in the 500 block of West Jackson and presented fake identification documents in an effort to […]
The 83rd annual Corn Beef and Cabbage dinner will take place at the St. Brendan Catholic Church in Mexico tomorrow (Saturday). Stacey Kaiser Co-Chair with Corn Beef and Cabbage Dinner says they will be serving from 11am until 1pm and 4pm until 7pm at the church. The meals are available for dine in or carry […]
Mexico Public Safety reports the following arrests: 49 year old Kathleen T. Dennis arrested yesterday (Thursday) on a failure to appear warrant out of Jackson County. Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Thursday): An assault call with no injury at 1200 West Boulevard. A natural cover fire at 1352 Saturn. A suicidal […]