SSM Angel Procession

The annual Angel Procession will take place at SSM Audrain this (Thursday) afternoon. Children of employees and medical staff will dress as angels and sing Christmas Carols throughout the hospital. It starts at 4 at the main entrance of the hospital located at 620 East Monroe Street.

One Taken To Hospital In Mexico Crash

One person was transported to the hospital after an accident on East Liberty Street in Mexico this afternoon. [Wednesday] Major Brice Mesko with Mexico Public Safety says the crash occurred when the driver of a silver car clipped a semi truck. The names of those involved have not been released yet. More information on this […]

One Arrested In Mexico Middle School Incident

A 36 year disgruntled parent has been taken into custody from his home after allegedly making a threat toward the principal and another visiting parent at Mexico Middle School at approximately 8:42 this morning. [Wednesday] According to Mexico Public Safety, a School Resource Officer was inside the building when the incident occurred, but was not […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 12/12/18

Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 19 year old Gavin C. Rodiguez yesterday (Tuesday) for a violation of an order of protection. Public safety also arrested 43 year old Kristen D. Laymen yesterday (Tuesday) for a DWI. A vehicle break was reported at the corner of 1909 Springdale Court and Omar.

Santa Train In Mexico

The Kansas City Southern’s Holiday Express train will make a stop in Mexico this (Wednesday) afternoon. The stop will let visitors board the train and visit with Santa and his elves and tour the inside of three cars of the festive six car train. It is the 18th Annual Holiday Express train. It will make […]

Public Forum With MU Health And SSM Health In Mexico

MU Health and SSM Health officials are in Mexico this (Wednesday) morning for a public forum on a potential merger. This is the second public forum that will be held this week between MU Health and SSM Health officials. The two health systems announced in August they signed a Letter of Intent to transfer ownership […]

Information Is Still Needed In The Death Of Antonio Jefferson

Tuesday will mark the one year anniversary of the death of 19 year old Antonio Jefferson, who was found gravely injured with knife wounds on Audrain County Road 913 and the investigation into his death remains open. Audrain County Sheriff Matt Oller says there around 10 to 15 minutes at the end of Jefferson’s life […]

Mexico City Council and School Board Candidate Filing Open

Candidate filing for Mexico City Council and Mexico School Board opens today (Monday). On the school board 2 seats are open. The seats are held by Heather Demint and Scott Hobbs. One seat open for a three year term  on the city council that is now held by Chris Williams. Filing deadline is January 15th. […]

Mexico City Council

The Mexico City Council met for a work session and meeting Monday night. During the work session, Assistant City Manager and Director of Economic Development Russell Runge reported Mexico is currently home to 11,622 people, an increase of just over 100 from last year. In the Mexico population, the average annual wage is $34,952 with […]

Roth To Sign With Missouri Valley

A Mexico Softball outfielder will sign her National Letter of Intent to play at Missouri Valley College in Marshall. Mattie Roth will have her signing on Friday at 2:45 in the Sports Complex Lobby at Mexico High School.