Two Car Accident on Fairground and Lakeview in Mexico

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 Report for January 18th, 2018

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): […]

Mexico Board Of Education

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. […]

MPSD Investigates Suspicious Fire

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 […]

Health Officials Reminding Folks that it is not to Late for the Flu Vaccine

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 […]

Candidate Filing Deadline for the April Ballot is Tonight at 5 pm.

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 […]

Damage to Stop Signs after Separate Accidents

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 to Vehicle After Crash on Highway 54

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 […]