No New Leads On Missing Columbia Woman

Columbia Police are continuing to search for a woman that has been missing for nearly a week. Mengqi Ji Elledge was last seen at her apartment in the 2600 block of Eastwood Drive on the night of October 8. When her husband woke up the next morning she was gone. He reported her missing later […]

One Seriously Injured In Crash Near Vandalia

A Bowling Green woman sustained serious injuries in a crash with a tractor-trailer on U.S. 54 yesterday [Sunday] afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the crash happened one mile east of Vandalia, near the Ralls County line. The incident occurred when the tractor-trailer, driven by 39 year old Dustin Gibson of Vandalia slowed to […]

MSHP Honors Two For Heroic Actions

The Missouri State Highway Patrol honored Julie Nordman and her husband Randy Nordman posthumously the Honorary Trooper Certificate today [Friday] in New Florence. According to the nomination, Randy and Julie Nordman saved lives on March 7, 2016. Randy Nordman was fatally shot by Pablo Serrano-Vitorino during an altercation that caused Serrano-Vitorino to lose the bullets […]

Columbia Police Ask For Help Locating Missing Woman

The Columbia Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a woman last seen on October 8. Police say 28 year old Mengqi Elledge was last seen at her residence in the 2600 block of Eastwood Drive at 11:30 PM when she went to bed. Her husband reports she was gone when he woke […]

Auxvasse Residents Charged With Burglary and Assault

Formal charges are now being brought against 2 Auxvasse residents in connection with a burglary and an assault. The Callaway County Prosecuting Attorney charged 32 year old John Metheny, and 26 year old Ciera Conatser yesterday (Thursday) with First Degree Burglary and Misdemeanor Assault, Conatser also charged with First Degree Property Damage. Callway County deputies […]