Close Call For Union Officer

A Union police officer had a close call over the weekend. Officer Parker had just finished conducting a traffic stop on Highway 50 east of Highway 47 when he noticed a vehicle cross over the white shoulder line in his rear view mirror. The vehicle, driven by a 46 year old Union woman, was headed right for the rear of his patrol car. At the last second the vehicle pulled back into the driving lane-narrowly missing officers Parkers car. The Union woman was arrested for driving while intoxicated and was found to be well over the legal limit.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 1 hour ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 1 hour ago

I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 5 min ago

Baseball...
Washington 5 Union 1

Salem Tournament...
Eldon 6 St. James 0

Girls Soccer...
Hillsboro Tournament-Fifth Place Game...
Cape Central 3 St. Clair 2

Track...
Washington at MICDS