Mexico Murder Suspect Scheduled For Second Hearing This Morning

A 2nd hearing for Mexico murder suspect 22 year old Deyton Fisher is set to take place this (Tuesday) morning. Fisher is one of three men accused of entering the home of 25 year old Chance Davis on June 27th and fatally shooting him. Fisher is set to appear by video conference at 9 this […]

Dawn Foods Sells Facilities Including Mexico Location

Dawn Foods is announcing the sale of four facilities, including the one in Mexico, to Rise Baking Company. The four locations make up Dawn’s North American frozen manufacturing business and their sale will allow Dawn to focus on making bakery ingredients. Rise Baking Company is a maker of flatbread and biscuits and with the addition […]

Missouri Sales Tax Holiday Weekend

The Missouri Sales Tax Holiday weekend starts at midnight tonight and runs through Sunday at midnight. Marci Minor, public information director for the Mexico School District says it is a great opportunity to get school supplies for the upcoming year. For a list of the supplies and the counties participating go the Missouri Secretary of […]

Revised Health Order Takes Effect Monday In Boone County

The Columbia/Boone County Public Health and Human Services is releasing a revised health order. Effective at 12:00 a.m. on Monday, face masks will be required for those over age 10 when unable to social distance inside the city of Columbia to align with their mask ordinance. Additionally, restaurants and bars can continue to operate with […]

Callaway County Communities United In Asking For Face Coverings To Be Worn

City representatives from six Callaway County communities along with the health department encourage citizens wear face coverings. In a press conference today (Wednesday), representatives from Fulton, Auxvasse, Holts Summit, Mokane, New Bloomfield, and the Village of Kingdom City joined the Callaway County Health Department in encouraging citizens to help prevent the spread of the virus. […]

What Is Appearing On The Audrain County August 4th Primary Ballot

Voters will decide on party nominations in tomorrow’s (Tuesday) primary election for who will appear in the November general election. In Audrain County Republican State Representative Kent Haden will run without a challenger from any party in tomorrow’s (Tuesday) primary and in the November general election. Republicans Alan Winders and Tracy Graham are running unopposed […]

Train Derailment In New Florence

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department is reporting a train derailment in New Florence this (Sunday) morning. The derailment happened around 7:25 and at this time there have been no injuries reported and no hazardous materials have been identified. Main Street and some secondary roads are closed. Photos courtesy of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department Facebook […]

Monroe County Reports New COVID-19 Case

The Monroe County Health Department is reporting a new positive COVID-19 case. The patient attended morning services at Pleasant Green Baptist Church in Madison on July 26th. Direct contacts were unable to be identified during contact tracing, so the Monroe County Health Department wants those that attended those services to monitor for symptoms until August […]