Audrain County Settles Lawsuit In Inmate Death

A lawsuit is now settled in Audrain County where an inmate died after an attack. According to reports Audrain County denied any negligence in the agreement that was approved last month with the mother of Michael Eisenhauer. He died in June while jailed on charges of first-degree domestic assault, armed criminal action and unlawful use […]

Mexico School District Announces New Superintendent

A new superintendent is being announced for the Mexico School District. The Board of Education announced yesterday (Friday) Dr. Tammy Lupardus will officially begin her duties serving over 2,500 students and 365 staff members on July 1st. Dr. Lupardus is currently the Superintendent of the Charleston R-1 School District, where she has held the top […]

Closings and Cancellations For 2/13/20

Yet another winter storm is causing several schools and business’s to be closed today (Thursday): Starting off with the Mexico Public Schools,St. Brendan in Mexico, and The Williams Center Mexico Head Start. Centralia Head Start and Centralia R-6. The Centralia Senior Center, Community R-6 in Laddonia. Fulton Public Schools snow routes only. Hallsville, Moberly Head […]

Hannibal Clinic Ribbon Cutting

The Hannibal Clinic in Mexico is “officially” open following a ribbon cutting this afternoon by the Mexico Area Chamber of Commerce. Robin Allen, a Family Nurse Practitioner with the clinic, says they offer a number of services. The clinic is located at 1000 Webster Street in Mexico and is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 […]

Early School Dismissals For 2/12/20

Snowfall in the listening is prompting several school districts to announce early dismissals this afternoon. The Mexico School District released the following statement this afternoon: Dear Mexico 59 Parents: After another test drive through town and country, we have decided to release elementary and middle school students at 1:45 p.m. and the high school at […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 2/12/20

CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Tuesday): A careless and imprudent driver at the corner of West Monroe and the Donut Palace and on Eastholm. Property damage on Morningside Drive. Shoplifting at 4820 South Clark. Threats on North Western.

Audrain County Sheriff Reports Arrests

The Audrain County Sheriff’s Department is announcing three arrests from yesterday (Monday). 24-year old Kristopher Donald Modglin was arrested for harassment, stalking, and violating an order of protection. He is held without bond. 23-year old Paul Edward Simpson, Jr. was arrested for 2nd degree domestic assault, his bond is set at $5,000 cash only. 38-year […]

Audrain County Sheriff Matt Oller Announces Re-election Bid

Audrain County Sheriff Matt Oller is seeking another term. The announcement was made today that Oller who is finishing his first term, after taking office on January 1st, 2017 will run for a second term to be sheriff of Audrain County. In a statement to the public on his Facebook page Sheriff Oller said, in […]