KXEO Sports Report for 7/18/18

The Missouri Tigers will take center stage at SEC Media Days this (Wednesday) afternoon. The event is taking place in Atlanta, Georgia at the College Football Hall of Fame. Mizzou Quarterback Drew Lock is making a repeat appearance this year and is joined by Senior Defensive Tackle Terry Beckner Jr. and Senior Linebacker Terez Hall, […]

Mexico Bulldogs Play Scrimmage Against International Team

The Mexico Bulldogs Boys High School Basketball Team played a scrimmage games against a team from Spain this afternoon. [Tuesday]  at the Mexico High School Sports Complex. Bulldogs head coach Darrin Pappas says it was a great opportunity to play an international team on their own home court.  

C&R Market In Centralia Closing

A grocery store in Centralia will be closing their doors permanently on July 30th. C&R Markets made the announcement today on Facebook. According to the post the store, equipment and building is being sold to an unnamed competitor. A markdown process of in stock merchandise will begin tomorrow. [Wednesday] No other C&R Stores will be […]

Kinman Search Area Moved Out

The search for 74 year old Jerry Kinman is continuing in the Millersburg area. Several members of the Callaway County Sheriff’s office, the Department of Conservation and community members have all been in the area of Little Dixie Lake where Kinman went missing on July 14. After searching the conservation area for 33 hours, it […]

MPSD Responds To Grass Fire At Airport

No one was injured when a fire broke out at the Mexico Memorial airport at around 11:37 this morning. According to Mexico Public Safety, crews discovered a lawn mower had malfunctioned causing the blaze. The driver of the mower attempted to drive it across the field, spreading the fire. The lawn mower incurred extensive damage, […]

Hawley Tours Biofuel Plant

Missouri Attorney General and U.S. Senate hopeful, Josh Hawley was in Mexico today [Tuesday] as part of his 100 stop working tour. Hawley heard about Mid-America Biofuels, and the took a tour of the plant to understand how biofuels are made and what they are used for. Hawley says that farming is a crucial part […]

Paris Residents Named To Dean’s List at University of Missouri

Several students from Monroe County are on the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources dean’s list at the University of Missouri for the spring semester. Those making include Brant Francis for plant sciences. Bailey Burnett, agriculture. And Halli Karr in agricultural education all are from Paris and achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.0 and […]

Shots Fired in Jefferson City Leads to Car Pursuit That Ends in Columbia

Shots fired in Jefferson City early this (Tuesday) morning leads to a car pursuit and an arrest. According to the Cole County Sheriff’s Department they received reports of a shooting between two vehicles just after 3 this (Tuesday) morning in the area of Big Horn Drive. Deputies say they found a vehicle matching a description […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 7/17/18

ARRESTS Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 38 year old Janice M. Horton yesterday (Monday) on a City of Centralia Warrant. Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Monday). Shots fired at 601 Carson Apartment B. Harassment at 915 South Trinity. A stealing or theft at 340 Kelley Parkway. A runaway juvenile at […]