Louisiana Pool Being Demolished

The municipal swimming pool in Louisiana, Missouri is being demolished. The Board of Alderman voted to close the pool and proceed with demolition when it was closed after years of costly repairs and failed effort to keep it afloat financially. The site will be filled and graded, but there are no immediate plans for its […]

Fatal Crash in Pike County Kills Bowling Green Man

A Bowling Green man has lost his life after a one car accident in Pike County yesterday (Tuesday). The Missouri Highway Patrol reports it happened just after midnight yesterday (Tuesday) on US Highway 54 West of US Highway 61. A vehicle began to slide on an ice covered bridge, left the road and overturned. The […]

Mid-Missouri Roads Closed Due To Flooding

The Missouri Department of Transportation is announcing several road closures due to flooding from heavy rain last night. [Tuesday] MoDot says Route N in Shelby County is closed at Salt River Bridge, approximately 4 miles north of U.S. 36. In Monroe County Route A is closed at Crooked Creek Bridge, around 1 miles south of […]

Louisiana To Unveil New Statue In June

The City of Louisiana is honoring a nationally prominent statesman who died a little over a century ago with a statue in Riverview Park. Senator John Brooks Henderson co-authored and introduced the 13 Amendment, outlawing slavery. Henderson was also a strong advocate of women’s voting rights and campaigned against corrupt government. Henderson died at the […]

Louisiana Bicentennial To Include Beard Growing Contest

The planning for the upcoming bicentennial celebration in Louisiana is still underway, and the most recent event is a beard growing contest. The event is in honor of two Pike County residents, Valentine Tapley and Elijah Gates. Tapley famously vowed to never trim his beard again if Abraham Lincoln won the 1860 election. Gates joined […]

Search Continues For Second Missing Fisherman

There is still no sign of the second missing fisherman who went missing last week on the Mississippi River. The search is continuing for Earl Fogel. Fogel, along with David Hultz, went fishing on Tuesday, March 6, and never returned home. On Wednesday, their boat was discovered around 2 miles from the DuPont Reservation Conservation […]

Body Of Fisherman Located

The body of one of the 2 missing fisherman was discovered this afternoon. [Friday] The body of 51 year old David Hultz was found in the water around 2:00 this afternoon. He was reportedly found 300 to 400 yards from where the boat they were in was located Wednesday. Hultz, along with Earl Fogle, entered […]

Search Continues For Missing Fisherman

The search is continuing for 2 fisherman that have been missing since yesterday. [Wednesday] Rescue crews, along with dive teams and aircraft have been involved in the search for the 2 men. Around 3:00 yesterday afternoon, the men checked in with their families, and then were not heard from again. When the men did not […]

Search For Missing Fisherman Suspended

The search for 2 missing fisherman who did not return home yesterday [Tuesday] has been suspended for the night. During the search today, a boat was discovered under water, but it has not been confirmed the watercraft belonged to the 2 missing men. At least 8 Rescue boats went into the waters of the Mississippi […]

KXEO Sports Report for 1/26/18

The Mexico Bulldogs Wrestling team went 1-1 in a dual last (Thursday) night at the Mexico Sports Complex. The Bulldogs defeated Oak Grove 42 to 28. With victories it was Hale Fuemeler Wyatt Turner, Kellen Ekern, Dyllan Patton, Kevin Duong Dillon Nicols and Terresse Aaron. The Bulldogs lost to Whitfield 47 to 34. Picking wins […]