William Woods Changes Spring Semester Dates

William Woods University in Fulton is announcing changes to the 2021 Spring semester. The start date is a week later than originally planned, now set for Tuesday, January 19th. Spring break is canceled and the last day of classes is now Friday, April 23rd.

Boone County Extends Health Orders

Columbia / Boone County Public Health and Human Services is extended the existing health orders for the county. No modifications are being made to the orders and they have now been extended until 11:59 p.m. on November 3rd. According to the agency, cases have remained fairly stable, however hospitalizations have increased in the county. While […]

Callaway County Reports Sixth COVID-19 Death

The Callaway County Health Department is announcing the county’s sixth death due to COVID-19. The information was posted on their website this (Friday) afternoon. There are 966 total cases in the county with 723 recoveries. No other information on the deceased was made available.

Large Turnout Expected For 2020 Trump Parade In Mexico On Saturday

A vehicle parade in support of President Donald Trump will be taking place in Mexico tomorrow (Saturday). The parade will depart from Fisher Auto Body at 1pm and will end at the Midwest Exchange. Mexico Public Safety will provide a police escort to assist with traffic. According to one of the event organizers Dusty Blue […]

Two Montgomery County Communities Get Grants

Two Montgomery County communities will be able to purchase new equipment thanks to a grant from the Trump administration. The grants come from the USDA and have been awarded to Wellsville and Jonesburg. Wellsville will use the $128,000 grant to purchase a backhoe and skid loader to replace aging equipment. Jonesburg’s $32,688 grant will purchase […]

Lue To Head LA Clippers

Mexico, Missouri native Tyronn Lue is reportedly the new head coach of the LA Clippers. Sources tell ESPN that Lue’s representative completed negotiations on a five-year contract this (Thursday) afternoon. Lue will be replacing Doc Rivers under whom he served as an assistant coach last season. Lue’s record is 128-83 overall and 41-20 in the […]

Audrain County Health Board Appoints Third Interim Administrator

A third member of the Audrain County Interim Administrative team is now appointed. According to a press release from the health department Environmental Public Health Specialist Sarah Palmer was appointed to the interim position during an Audrain County Board of Health Department meeting last (Wednesday) night. Palmer joins Becky Wieberg and Katie Swaim in the […]