A Wellsville woman is seriously injured in a two vehicle crash in Montgomery County yesterday (Saturday) morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 64-year old Stephen Kleinsorge of Montgomery City was slowing to make a right turn from Highway 19 a mile north of Montgomery City when his vehicle was rear-ended by 60-year old […]
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, […]
Several business and school cancellations this morning due to weather. The Callaway Senior Center, Community R-6 school in Laddonia, the Fulton Public Schools, North Callaway R-1, Moberly Public Schools. New Bloomfield R-3, Paris R-2, the Sonlight Christian Daycare in Audrain County, South Callaway and Wellsville Middletown R1 closed. The Wellsville Food Pantry will be postponed […]
Many organizations and schools are closed for a second consecutive day due to winter weather today. Here are a list of the closings starting off with Mexico Public Schools,St. Brendan Mexico Callaway Head Start, Centralia Head Start, Centralia R-6,Community R-6, Fulton Public Schools. Hallsville R-4, Kingdom Christian Academy,North Callaway R-1, Sturgeon R-5, Van-Far R-1, and […]
A Wellsville man is facing charges after a crash on Highway 161 in Montgomery County last night. [Thursday] According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol the crash occurred as a vehicle, driven by 61 year old Bobby Morris, failed to negotiate a curve and ran off the left side of the road and overturned. Morris […]
A meteorite seen above Missouri on Monday night apparently ended its flight somewhere near Wellsville. According to new reports from the American Meteor Society released today (Wednesday), the fireball was traveling from East to West and landed close to Wellsville. Rich Daniels Chief of the Wellsville Police Department says he saw a bright light that […]
Several school closings to report this (Tuesday) morning in the KXEO listening area due to weather. Wellsville-Middletown,Callaway Head Start, Fulton Public Schools, Holy Rosary-Monroe City,and Monroe City R-1, New Bloomfield and, North Callaway R-1 will be closed. Several schools with a 2 hour delayed start include Sturgeon, Centralia Public Schools, and the Hallsville R-IV Schools.
The Wellsville-Optic News Owner and Publisher Tracy Park stopped the AM 1340 KXEO Studio and the AM I Awake Morning Show today. Park says the paper is one of only five that remains locally owned in Central Missouri.
Jess Schlanker is the owner of the Holistic Hog in Wellsville. She has recently been certified as one of only four in the state to make butter. Jess joined AM 1340 KXEO and the AM I Awake Morning Show with Matt Pilger to talk about how she started the business.
The City of Wellsville is mourning the passing of a police officer today. [Friday] The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office extended condolences to friends and family of David Hurst. Hurst passed away Thursday night at 10:42 pm after a lengthy battle with cancer.