Father Shoots Son in Chest

An argument over the weekend led to a father shooting his son in the chest. Franklin County deputies responded to the 1200 block of Reiker’s Ford Road between St. Clair and Union in reference to a shooting. Witnesses stated that 39 year old Nathaniel Crowe came to the residence to retrieve a vehicle that his father had in his possession. An argument began between the two that led to the shooting. Crowe was transported by St. Clair Ambulance to a landing site where he was flown to Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur. His condition is not known at this time. The father is being interviewed by detectives.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 8 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Pitcher Janna Ruether. Her record is 6-4 with a 4.35 era. Janna has registered 40 strike outs with 33 walks in 37 innings pitched this seaon. As a hitter, Janna is batting .308 with 10 rbi with one double and one triple. Janna has played a major role in Union's run to the Four Rivers Conference Championship this year.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Early Tuesday morning, U.S. fighter jets, armed Predator and Reaper drones, and Navy ships launched airstrike attacks against ISIS, deep within Syria. While it is ironic that it was about a year ago at this time that President Obama was seriously considering strikes against Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad, sometimes threats emerge even greater than the last.

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SPORTS CORNER

7 hours 31 min ago

Soccer...
Sullivan at North County
Washington at Union

Softball...
Washington at Holt
New Haven at Wellsville
De Soto at Pacific
Sullivan at Affton

Volleyball...
Pacific hosts Hillsboro