Hanley Honored At Chamber Dinner

The Mexico Area Chamber of Commerce honored Josh Hanley with the Stribling Community Service Award at their annual dinner last night. [Friday] Hanley says his parents, Riley and Suzanne, are part of the reason he wants to give back to the community. Hanley grew up on a small farm an hour south of St. Louis, […]

Bill Filed To Give Missourians Extra Time To Pay Taxes

Missouri House Minority Leader Crystal Quade has filed a bill in response to inaccurate withholding tables the Missouri Department of Revenue provided to employers in 2018. House bill 378 would grant taxpayers who owe less than $200 an additional 2 months to pay without incurring penalties or interest charges. The error means people who usually […]

Search Warrant Served in Mexico With Three People Arrested

Three people are in the Audrain County Jail after a search warrant in Mexico turned up Heroin, Simulated Methamphetamine, Alprazolam Pills, and Drug Paraphernalia. The East Central Drug Task Force along with Mexico Public Safety, the Missouri Highway Patrol and the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department report serving the search warrant in the 600 block of […]

Mexico Man Arrested In Traffic Stop Identified

A Mexico man is being identified as the person arrested for meth and a stolen firearm yesterday (Thursday) afternoon during a traffic stop by the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department. Deputies say they stopped 28 year old Marcus Turpin for a lane violation in Mexico on East Liberty Street near Agriculture in Mexico yesterday (Thursday) afternoon. […]

Mexico Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Arrest

Update: Sheriff Matt Oller identified the suspect as Marcus Turpin. A routine traffic stop in Mexico led an arrest on East Liberty Street  this afternoon. [Thursday] Audrain County Sheriff Matt Oller says the circumstances of the traffic stop led the deputy to call in assistance from the K9 unit. K9 officer Chal indicated there were […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 1/17/19

Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Wednesday): A vehicle break in at the corner of 1509 Rosebud Court and Omar. A stealing or theft at 415 West Jackson and at 3100 South Clark. Suspicious activity 908 South Union, 641 West Jackson.

Mexico Buses To Run Snow Routes Only

Mexico Public Schools have announced they will be running buses on blacktop roads only for the rest of the week. Additionally, all after school tutoring will be canceled for the remainder of the week.

Parson Delivers State Of The State Address

Missouri Governor Mike Parson delivered his first State of the State address this afternoon [Wednesday] laying out his priorities for the Governor’s budget. Parson began by discussing workforce development, and training workers for high demand jobs, saying $75 million will go towards various development programs. Infrastructure continues to be one of Parson’s priorities, and among […]