Two Arrested In Burglaries in Audrain, Boone, and Callaway Counties

Multiple burglaries in three counties lead to two arrests. According to the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department, five burglaries in December in southwest Audrain County were reported in a span of three weeks. The first four reports involved the same victim in which firearms, power tools and a pickup were stolen. The fifth burglary was reported […]

Mexico Chamber Of Commerce Dinner 2020

Over 200 people in attendance at the Mexico Chamber of Commerce Dinner at the Mexico Elks Lodge last night. Last year’s Chamber President Brian Haefner handed the gavel over to Grant Toellner who will serve as this years president. Melody Farnen received the Colonel Stribling Community Service Award. KXEO/KWWR Radio was awarded the G. Andry […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 1/17/20

CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday. A 911 abuse or misuse on Mary Street. A suspicious vehicle at the corner of West Monroe and Muldrow. A fraud on East Jackson. A stealing or theft at 4820 South Clark. Shoplifting on 4820 South Clark. CAR ACCIDENTS: A 2 […]

Train Hits Grain Truck In Mexico

No injuries reported following an incident in Mexico yesterday morning where a train hit a grain truck. According to Mexico Public Safety it happened in the 2000 block of West Boulevard when a 1992 Chevrolet grain truck driven by 75 year old Gary P. Riedel of Centralia tried to go around another truck that was […]

New HomeBANK Facility In Mexico Set To Open

HomeBANK in Mexico is slated to open Tuesday morning at 8. The Mexico Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting on Thursday morning at 10:00. HomeBANK is headquartered in Palmyra and has locations in Palmyra, Centralia, Hannibal, Canton and West Quincy in Missouri and two locations in Quincy, Illinois. The bank was established in […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 1/16/20

ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 46 year old Robert Goins II, yesterday for a Probation and Parole Warrant out of Jefferson City and 3 Callaway County Warrants. CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday: Suspicious activity at Cleveland. Trespassing on East Lafayette. A domestic verbal […]

Fourth Candidate Files For Mexico City Council

A fourth candidate has thrown his hat into the ring for a seat on the Mexico City Council. Thomas Henry Hugo filed today (Wednesday) and joins Ayanna Shivers, Steve Haag, and Joshua Price vying for two available seats on the council. Mayor Ayanna Shivers is seeking re-election while Steve Nichols is not. Filing ends Tuesday […]

Break In At The AT&T Store In Mexico

A break in at the AT&T Store in Mexico is under investigation. According to Mexico Public Safety they went to business yesterday (Tuesday) morning in the 3600 block of South Clark and found the business was broken into overnight. Investigators say the front door was damaged as someone forced entry and another door inside the […]