Montgomery County Sheriff’s deputies have new laptops in their patrol cars at no cost to the county. Sheriff Craig Allison says they applied in November for funding for the new units and it was approved. The laptops came from PeaceMaker Technologies and are infused with anti-microbial agents and come with a video conference option that […]
Five new deaths attributed to COVID-19 being reported this (Tuesday) afternoon by the Audrain County Health Department. There are now 50 deaths in the county since the onset of the pandemic. Fifteen new cases also reported, bringing the active cases to 87 with 56 in Mexico and 15 in Vandalia. There have been 1,624 total […]
Mexico Schools Superintendent Dr. Tammy Lupardus was the featured local guest on AM 1340 KXEO and the Am I Awake Morning Show with Matt Pilger today. Dr. Lupardus talked about when COVID-19 vaccines may be available to teachers. Also a preview of tonight’s (Tuesday) Mexico Board of Education Meeting.
ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 34 year old Egene A. Evans for a DWI on Saturday, January 17th. 29 year old Courtney N. Harper was arrested yesterday (Monday) for an Audrain County Warrant. 44 year old Anthony R. Santana arrested yesterday (Monday) for a Boone County Warrant. 34 year old Lauren N. […]
An investigation is underway in Mexico after three vehicles were stolen over the weekend. According to Mexico Public Safety they learned of the vehicles being stolen during the overnight hours of Saturday, January 16th. One was in the 700 block of Quisenberrry, one was in the 900 block of Lakeview, and one was in the […]
A Fulton woman is recovering from moderate injuries after a one car accident in Audrain County last (Monday) night. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened on Audrain Road 918 east of Audrain Road 929. A vehicle driven by 18 year old Trenton J. Wilson of Mexico lost control on the slush covered roadway, […]
MACON TOURNAMENT: In the girls bracket #1 Macon Tigers defeated #8 Marceline 86-22. #2 Mexico Lady Bulldogs over #7 Brookfield 68-26. #3 Centralia Lady Panthers held off #6 Kirksville 52-47. #5 Harrisburg upset #4 Moberly 42-33. On the boys side of the bracket #1 Mexico Boys cruised to a 90-20 win over #8 Brookfield. #5 […]
The Mexico Bulldogs Boys and Girls Basketball Teams took care of business in the first round of the Macon Tournament today (Monday) defeating the Brookfield Bulldogs. The #2 seeded Mexico Girls took out the 7th seeded Brookfield Lady Bulldogs 68-26. Mya Miller led the team in points with 18. Lexi Willer got into double digits […]
A long-standing tradition in Auxvasse is being postponed for 2021. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and for the safety of those attending, Loafer’s Week will be held at a later date. Normally held in February, the 61-year old event began as a one-day event at the grain elevator and has grown to a week-long […]
Residents of Mexico commemorated Dr. Martin Luther King, Junior’s birthday Monday by marching from the Mexico United Methodist Church to the Audrain County Courthouse. The march began at 11:15 and then a noonday service was held on the grounds of the courthouse.