Missouri Rural Broadband Gets Boost

Rural broadband in Missouri is getting a boost thanks to the FCC. The FCC announced today (Thursday) the more than $240 million in funding nationwide over the next ten years. Missouri has been granted more than $175 million in that timeframe. Boone and Callaway counties in the listening area will see more than $680,000 of […]

Fulton Man Wanted For Felony Warrants Arrested

A Fulton man is facing multiple drug charges after an arrest last (Wednesday) night. Fulton Police along with Callaway County Deputies went to 415 Carver Drive in Fulton in attempt to locate 23 year old Malik Robinson who had 2 active felony arrest warrants. Authorities say they found Robinson inside the residence and during contact […]

Closings and Cancellations For 2/13/20

Yet another winter storm is causing several schools and business’s to be closed today (Thursday): Starting off with the Mexico Public Schools,St. Brendan in Mexico, and The Williams Center Mexico Head Start. Centralia Head Start and Centralia R-6. The Centralia Senior Center, Community R-6 in Laddonia. Fulton Public Schools snow routes only. Hallsville, Moberly Head […]

Early School Dismissals For 2/12/20

Snowfall in the listening is prompting several school districts to announce early dismissals this afternoon. The Mexico School District released the following statement this afternoon: Dear Mexico 59 Parents: After another test drive through town and country, we have decided to release elementary and middle school students at 1:45 p.m. and the high school at […]

List of Cancellations For 2/5/20

Impending inclement winter weather is causing a host of cancellations today. Mexico Public Schools, St. Brendan in Mexico, Williams Center in Mexico, Callaway Head Start, Centralia R-6 and Centralia Head Start. The Callaway Senior Center in Fulton. The Audrain County Historical Society is closed today. The CMCA- Family Resource Center in Callaway County, Columbia College, […]

Auxvasse Man Arrested

An early-morning traffic stop in Fulton leads to a drug arrest. According to the Fulton Police Department, a Fulton PD officer and a Callaway County deputy made a traffic stop on Highway 54 at Highway H just before 1:00 this (Friday) morning. When they contacted the driver, contraband was in plain sight. As they tried […]

Two Mexico Residents Arrested In Texas

Two Mexico residents are behind bars after being arrested in Texas. 33-year old Kristian Buegeler and 26-year old Nathaniel Terry were extradited back to Missouri from Texas after leading officials there on a vehicle chase that ended with a manhunt. Buegler and Terry were wanted by the Callaway County Sheriff’s Department in connection with a […]

Mexico Man Sentenced To Three Years In Prison

A Mexico man is sentenced to 3 years in prison for tampering with a motor vehicle. According to court records 19 year old Joshua Kennemore was sentenced in a Callaway County court last week. Kennemore had been on probation for the offense, and admitted violating probation.

Callaway County Murder Investigation

A murder investigation is under way in Callaway County after a person was found dead at a residence yesterday in Guthrie. The deceased person was found around 12:40 yesterday afternoon in the 8000 block of Broadway Street. Deputies say foul play was evident, and there is no known threat to public safety in the area.