Two Arrested For Drug Trafficking In Audrain County

A St. Louis area couple was arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking in Audrain County early yesterday morning. [Sunday] Law enforcement was contacted in reference to a man, identified as 31 year old Joshua Cooke of Ellington, beating on a door and going through a barn. While responding, a broken down vehicle was located and […]

DOC Vehicle Involved In Crash With Ambulance In Mexico

Mexico Public Safety responded to East Liberty Street this afternoon [Thursday] after an accident involving a Van-Far ambulance. According to Mexico Public Safety, the ambulance was transporting a prisoner from the Vandalia Prison to St. Mary’s Hospital-Audrain. The ambulance was struck in the rear by the Missouri Department of Corrections escort vehicle. An Audrain Ambulance […]

Vandalia Man Injured In Audrain County Accident

A Vandalia man has moderate injuries after an accident in Audrain County yesterday (Sunday). The Missouri Highway Patrol reports it happened around 4pm on Sunday on Route W about 200 feet south of Vandalia. The accident happened as a vehicle was backing into a driveway and was hit in the drivers side by another vehicle. […]

Audrain County Deputy Injured in Rear End Crash

An Audrain County deputy is recovering after being rear ended in his patrol vehicle yesterday (Thursday) afternoon. According to the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department it happened on eastbound Highway 54 in Vandalia around 4:50 yesterday (Thursday) evening. Deputy Justin Landis had stopped to turn into the Van Far High School, and was rear ended by […]

Audrain Sheriff Warns Of Scam

Audrain County Sheriff Matt Oller is reporting a scam involving the Audrain County Collector’s Office. According to Oller, the collector’s office has received calls that residents are getting delinquent tax notices for 2017. After talking with citizens and gathering information, it appears to be a scam. The sheriff’s office is asking residents to closely review […]

Vandalia Man Injured In Audrain County Accident

A Vandalia man has minor injuries after a one car accident in Audrain County early this (Thursday) morning. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened on Route PP at County Road 564 around 2:48 this (Thursday) morning. 22 year old Brandon D. Otis failed to negotiate a curve and went off the road and […]

Vandalia Officer Earns Medal Of Valor

Missouri Governor Mike Parson will be presenting a Vandalia Police Officer with a Medal of Valor on Tuesday for saving the life of a suicidal man on June 19, 2017. Corporal Logan S. Benjamin responded to a call for a suicidal subject who had sent messages and pictures to his ex-girlfriend indicating an immediate threat […]

Bowling Green Woman and Vandalia Man Injured in Pike County Accident

A Bowling Green woman has serious injuries after a 2 car accident in Pike County last (Thursday) night. According to the Highway Patrol it happened at Business Highway 54 at North 15th Street when a vehicle was stopped waiting to turn left onto and was hit from behind by another vehicle. The impact caused the […]

Football Scores From Around Missouri

High School football happened around the state last night. Here are some results: Blair Oaks took down Eldon 49 to 6 Booneville beat School of the Osage 41 to 7 Bowling Green fell to South Callaway 50 to 6 Versailles shut out California 38 to nothing Centralia defeated Brookfield 18 to 6 [A] Clopton-Elsberry beat […]