Mexico Woman With Moderate Injuries In One Car Accident

A Mexico woman has moderate injuries after an accident in Audrain County yesterday (Monday) afternoon. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports it happened on Missouri 22 east of Audrain Road 233 when 44 year old Misty L. Brewer crossed the center line, went off the the road hit a tree and overturned. Brewer was taken to […]

Missouri Unemployment Ties Record Low

Missouri’s unemployment rate has tied a record low. The Department of Economic Development released a report showing the state’s unemployment rate is 3.1 percent, the lowest it has been since October 1999. Seasonally adjusted employment went up by more than 6 thousand jobs from September to October.

Board of Education Hosts Town Hall

The Mexico Board of Education hosted a town hall meeting last night [Thursday] to gain information on community concerns about a possible reconfiguration of the elementary schools. The proposal is to make McMillan School a center for Pre-K and kindergarten students, with Eugene Field and Hawthorne housing first through fifth graders. Attendees were given 3 […]

MPSD Report

Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday [Thursday] Careless driver on East Liberty Fraud reported to 300 North Coal fire alarm at 221 East Whitley harassment at 1404 North Clark carbon monoxide alarm at 1720 Reavis Road fire at 924 East Love and suspicious activity at 2773 South Clark

Town Hall Set For Thursday

The Mexico Board of Education will hold the scheduled town hall that is set for tonight [Thursday] regarding possible reconfiguration of the schools. The purpose of the town hall is to address community concerns and answer questions about what the possible changes would look like. The town hall will take place at 7:00 in the […]

No Injuries In Mexico Bypass Crash

Mexico Public Safety responded to an accident on the Highway 54 bypass at around 11:15 yesterday [Tuesday] morning. According to Mexico Public Safety, the crash occurred when 34 year old Jim Day of Mexico was traveling behind 24 year old Mathew Barton of New Bloomfield. A vehicle attempted to pass a semi and Barton applied […]

MPSD Report

Yesterday [Tuesday] Mexico Public Safety investigated the following incidents: A burglary in progress at 1411 North Clark Peace Disturbance at 1115 North Clark Assaults with injuries at 639 North Wade and at 620 East Monroe non-injury accident at 2766 South Clark A fire at 1500 Industrial Drive Drug Activity in progress at 605 East Seminary […]

Mexico City Council

The Mexico City Council met last night [Tuesday] and approved providing funding for 2 community organizations and decided on filing dates for the 2019 General Municipal election. The Council had budgeted $13 thousand for the Mexico Area Chamber of Commerce for marketing activities, and $5 thousand to help offset operational costs at the Laura Miller […]

Woman Hits Utility Pole In Mexico

Ameren Missouri crews are working to repair a utility pole after a driver hit it just before 6:00 this morning. [Wednesday] on East Love Street in Mexico. Mexico Public Safety reports 47 year old Darla McClain of Paris was traveling east on Love Street in a 2015 Chrysler Sedan when her vehicle left the roadway […]