Mexico Coats for Warmth Campaign is a Success

Over 383 coats will be distributed to those in need thanks to the Coats for Warmth Campaign in Mexico. Show Me Credit and KXEO Radio partnered to collect the coats. President of the Show-Me Credit Union Chuck Rentschler says this was the 24th year for the Coats for Warmth Campaign. Rentschler says the coats were […]

2017 C.R. Striblng Jr. Community Service Award Recipient Named

Chuck Rentschler is being selected by the Mexico Chamber of Commerce as the 2017 C.R. Stribling Jr. Community Service Award Recipient. Rentschler is the president of the Show Me Credit Union since 1986. The award will be given out at the Chamber’s annual meeting and dinner auction on January 26th at the Mexico Elk’s Lodge. […]

Two Mexico Wrestlers Sign Letter of Intent

Two Mexico Senior Wrestlers signed their letters of intent today (Tuesday). Kellen Ekern signed to wrestle at Old Dominion University. Teresse Aaron will be wrestling at Northern Illinois Unversity. The signing took place at 4:45 in the sports complex at the Mexico High School.

Mexico City Council

At last night’s Mexico city council meeting, the board held a public hearing about recodification of the city ordinances, last updated in 1988. Ordinances are adopted and approved laws that have been collected for public safety. The recodification process brings codes into accordance with state law. Most of the changes being made are wording and […]

Mexico Woman Sentenced to Three Years for Stealing

A Mexico woman gets a 3 year prison sentence for stealing. According to court documents 45 year old Angela Buck was sentenced in a Callaway County Court yesterday (Monday) after admitting to violating probation. The judge recommended Buck complete the shock incarceration program within the department of corrections before being considered for release.

Seventh Grade Boys Bulldog Basketball takes Third Loss

The Mexico 7th grade basketball boys ended up losing a third game in a row 45-32 to the Moberly Spartans last (Monday). Head Coach Keith Louder says his team got off to a fast start scoring 16 in the first quarter, however were outscored 16-1 in the second quarter. Another balanced scoring performance with 8 […]

Mexico Woman Arrested for Abuse

A Mexico woman is facing numerous charges after being arrested for an incident involving an altercation with her teenage daughter. Mexico Public Safety reports 38 year old Janet Kennemore’s daughter received minor injuries in the incident and did not require medical treatment. Kennemore has been formally charged with abuse or neglect of a child, armed […]

Adria Costley Signs National Letter of Intent

Mexico Bulldog basketball player, Adria Costley, signed her national letter of intent to play at Central Missouri University in Warrensburg this afternoon. [Thursday] She chose the school partly because of proximity. Costley says she plans to major in fashion design, and hopes to one day use her creative vision for basketball shoes. [In the pictures, […]

Three Arrests in Mexico after Search Warrant Turns up Drugs

Three people are facing drug possession charges after an arrest last (Tuesday) night by the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department. According to police they served a search warrant in 21000 block of Audrain Road 322, in Mexico, where meth, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia was discovered. Those arrest were 52 year old Kenneth Lee Day of Mexico, […]